SOFTWARE

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Nigeria will drive West African operations, says Asseco chief

European software giant Asseco Group has decided to open shop in Nigeria to drive its presence in the sub-region from the country. Read More

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Microsoft sponsors DEMO AfricaMicrosoft sponsors DEMO Africa Microsoft Corporation has taken up platinum sponsorship for this year’s edition of DEMO Africa, to ...
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VMware delivers ultimate Windows on Mac experience with VMware Fusion 7 and VMware Fusion 7 ProVMware delivers ultimate Windows on Mac experience with VMware Fusion 7 and VMware Fusion 7 Pro VMware has announced the release of VMware Fusion 7 that is optimised for the latest Mac ...
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Nucleus Software eyes African banking industry  Nucleus Software eyes African banking industry Indian banking and financial services software powerhouse, Nucleus Software Exports, has rolled out a new credit ...
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Friday 29 Aug

GrowthAfrica, Usahibu partner to solve SME accounting issues

KENYA
Kenyan accelerator GrowthAfrica has partnered cloud computing firm Uhasibu in a bid to address the accounting and financial software needs of East African startups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs).»
Tuesday 26 Aug

Sage CRM is Umsinsi Health Care’s engine for growth

Umsinsi Health Care, a distributor of medical products, has enhanced customer service and streamlined its business processes by implementing Sage CRM as its customer relationship management platform. »
Tuesday 19 Aug

SAP to invest up to $500m in African innovation

SAP has announced a long-term commitment to regional expansion, sustainable growth and skills development of up to 10,000 IT consultants in Africa.»
Friday 15 Aug

Kaspersky Lab launches free app scanner for Android

To safeguard users against a number of Android vulnerabilities discovered in recent months, Kaspersky Lab has released a free mobile application for the platform.»
Tuesday 12 Aug

New Sage ERP X3 version helps Nigerian enterprises power their growth into the future

Sage ERP Africa has announced that Sage ERP X3 version 7 is now available in Nigeria. »
Monday 11 Aug

Micros SA supports an industry that never sleeps with Sage CRM

Micros South Africa, a specialist provider of point of sale and reservation systems to the hospitality industry, is depending on the Sage CRM business solution from Sage ERP Africa to manage customer service for nearly 3,500 clients. »
Monday 11 Aug

Choosing the right Microsoft Office product to suit your needs

Microsoft Office is the most widely used productivity software packages in the world, and is available in several different versions for different users. For consumers, however, these different suites can cause confusion. »
Monday 28 Jul

Gartner: Beware of the Data Lake fallacy

The growing hype surrounding data lakes is causing substantial confusion in the information management space, says Gartner.»
Wednesday 23 Jul

VMware reports second quarter 2014 results

VMware, the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2014.»
Wednesday 23 Jul

New Sage ERP X3 version puts business information at your fingertips

Sage ERP Africa has announced the availability of Sage ERP X3 version 7, the latest version of its global business management solution for midsized companies. »
Thursday 17 Jul

Vodacom Mozambique partners with Flytxt

MOZAMBIQUE
Flytxt, a Big Data analytics solution provider for Communication Service Providers, has announced a strategic tie up with Vodacom, Mozambique’s leading mobile network. »
Thursday 17 Jul

Safaricom launches 2nd Appwiz challenge

KENYA
Safaricom has launched the 2nd edition of the Appwiz Challenge, a developer competition designed to help identify and develop successful early stage mobile technology companies.»
Wednesday 16 Jul

Lagos: Oracle partnership addresses skills shortage

NIGERIA
The Lagos State government said it partnered with technology giant Oracle Corporation to address a dearth of ICT skills.»
Tuesday 15 Jul

Ampion Venture Bus to stop in Accra, Ghana

GHANA
The Ampion Venture Bus, an initiative to boost entrepreneurship in Africa will make a stop in Ghana’s capital Accra during the month of September.»
Tuesday 15 Jul

Marval Africa appoints CEO to bolster growth

Marval South Africa, a specialist provider of Service Management (SM) solutions, education and consultancy, has announced the appointment of David Anderson as Chief Executive Officer. »
Monday 14 Jul

Is VUCA the answer to a rapidly changing global market?

The VUCA concept is very helpful in closing the gaps between business and IT, says SAP Africa.»

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MFarmer SMS redefines market access for Ugandan farmersMFarmer SMS redefines market access for Ugandan farmers

Ugandan smallholder farmers are benefitting from an ambitious innovative ICT mobile phone initiative that offers weather reports and up-to-date market information about changes in prices for agricultural commodities, thus granting them lucrative returns from their farming ventures. 

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NIG President speaks his mindNIG President speaks his mind

Bayo Banjo, CEO, Disc Communications and President, Nigeria Internet Group (NIG) says the proposed licensing of infrastructure companies by the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) will breed corruption and entrench monopolistic practices. Kokumo Goodie reports.