Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Kaspersky

Kaspersky Launches CyberSecurity for Energy Enterprises

Kaspersky Lab has launched a vertical advanced package for energy enterprises, Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity (KICS) for Energy to protect the complex networks of modern electrical power grids. The networks with integrated automation and control functions...

Mara Social Media Acquires Global IM & Calling Platform “Nimbuzz”

African multi-channel online and mobile tech innovations platform, Mara Social Media, designed to connect people across emerging markets, has announced this week its acquisition of global platform Nimbuzz Assets. Nimbuzz, initially released in May 2008...

Internet Society Announces Maiden Africa Regional Internet and Development Dialogue

The Internet Society today announced that it will hold the first ever Africa Regional Internet and Development Dialogue from 8-9 May 2017 in Kigali, Rwanda, in partnership with UNESCO and Republic of Rwanda Ministry...

Virtual Health Platform – ConnectMed Launched in Kenya

Kenyans can have a virtual consultation with and get fully treated by a doctor anytime, anywhere following the launch of the country’s first comprehensive telehealth platform, ConnectMed. A total of 50 doctors licenced by the...

South Africa: Businesses Urged to Embrace Tech Revolution

South African's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has encouraged businesses to embrace digital disruption and innovation as an enabler of growth. "To succeed, we need to understand that today's customer is e-astute, internet-savvy and increasingly armed...

Kenyan Bank Turns to IBM Solutions to Digitize SMEs

Kenya’s Sidian Bank has turned to IBM Cloud and Cognitive solutions to drive digital transformation in its service to small and medium-sized businesses. IBM Cloud and Cognitive technologies are flexible and reliable IT platforms that enable...

Ivory Coast Woos Mauritian Investors to Develop a Biotechnology and ICT Free Zone Project

The Government of Ivory Coast in collaboration with the Village des Technologies de l'Information et de la Biotechnologie (VITIB) has solicited the expertise of Mauritian investors to set up a Biotechnology, Information and Communication...

Ghana: West Blue Consulting to Manage Construction of 60 Electronic Libraries

West Blue Consulting, a Ghanaian ICT Solution company, is spearheading the construction of the e-library project, which aims at building 60 libraries across the country. Currently, there are only 60 public libraries throughout the country. Mrs...

Sage to Connect Customers to Cloud, AI Innovation Platforms

Sage, the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR, and payment systems, underlined its strong commitment to future technologies this week, with a focus on solutions that move business builders closer...
Microsoft

Microsoft Offers Digital Solutions for Africa’s Public Sector

Microsoft is set to unveil some key solutions to drive digital transformation in Africa’s public sector at a two-day conference in Kenya. Microsoft’s mission to empower sectors like agriculture, health, justice, transport, public finance and...