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Elingo backs true cloud disruption at MyBroadband Cloud Conference

Elingo, a top tier Gold Partner of Genesys in Africa and level 2 BB-BEE contributor, is a proud sponsor of MyBroadband Cloud Conference in South Africa, to be hosted on June 6, and will present an overview of the disruptive power of true cloud. The Conference is targeted at the country’s top cloud, hosting and […]


Troye upbeat about next-gen networking solutions on Google Cloud Platform

Managed IT services provider Troye is upbeat about next-generation networking solutions on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Citrix recently announced that Citrix SD-WAN and Citrix ADC will soon be available on GCP, enabling experience-driven application performance and delivery across modern networks. This move enables companies to extend their networks to the cloud and deliver applications in […]


Challenges remain for 5G technology, says Vox expert

Jacques Visser, Head of Wireless at Vox, says that, although 5G technology will have a crucial role in providing the level of connectivity to expand broadband wireless services beyond mobile Internet and into IoT, it will not replace, but complement existing connectivity options.   Digital Transformation is rapidly changing the way in which we live, work […]


Paratus and Dololo collaborate on entrepreneurial hub

Paratus Namibia, part of the Paratus Africa Group, has partnered with Dololo to become the connectivity sponsor of DoBox, a project that aims to connect entrepreneurs to the world. DoBox is Namibia’s newest business incubator and co-working space for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. Dololo is developing the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Namibia, with its mission is to […]


Deloitte and ServiceNow announce new strategic agreement

Deloitte and ServiceNow, a leading enterprise cloud-based provider of digital workflows, have signed a new strategic agreement to accelerate organisations’ enterprise Digital Transformation. Announced at ServiceNow’s Knowledge 2019 conference in Las Vegas, Deloitte and ServiceNow plan to jointly develop, coordinate and bring to market new products, assets and solutions built on the Now Platform to help […]


Telecom Egypt signs Letter of Intent offering with PEACE

Telecom Egypt has signed a binding Letter of Intent (LoI) with Pakistan and East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) Cable International Network Co and its affiliate, HENGTONG OPTIC-ELECTRIC, the Chinese technology and industrial giant. Under the LoI, PEACE will be granted an additional fibre pair to its redundant cross Egypt routes to accommodate PEACE extensive demand […]


Liquid Telecom makes telemedicine a reality for the Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa

Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has made telemedicine a reality for thousands of patients at the Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa. Using its high-speed fibre network, Liquid Telecom has connected the main hospital in Mombasa to seven of its outreach centres in the coastal region bringing healthcare closer to […]


MainOne urges RENs to adopt technology too solve real problems

MainOne, a leading connectivity and data centre solutions provider, has advised Africa’s Research and Education Networks (RENs) not to relent in its effort to improve the region’s research and educational capability through collaborations with MainOne and other innovative technology solutions providers. The company’s Business Executive for Francophone West Africa and Ghana, Kazeem Oladepo made the […]


Telecom Egypt signs Letter of Intent offering with PEACE

Telecom Egypt has signed a binding Letter of Intent (LoI) with Pakistan and East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) Cable International Network Co and its affiliate, HENGTONG OPTIC-ELECTRIC, the Chinese technology and industrial giant. Under the LoI, PEACE will be granted an additional fibre pair to its redundant cross Egypt routes to accommodate PEACE extensive demand […]


Kenya President calls for more private sector participation in infrastructure development

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged African Governments to create an enabling environment to enable the private sector to participate more in the development of critical infrastructure in Africa. The President said he was convinced that public private partnerships supported by robust national institutions to ensure accountability and transparency holds the key to closing the […]


Top six innovations on HUAWEI P30 Pro smartphone

Huawei’s recently unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the HUAWEI P30 Pro. Dubbed the Supercamera Phone, it is packed with the company’s latest and greatest innovations. Akhram Mohamed, Chief Technology Officer, Huawei Consumer Business Group, looks at what’s new on the super powered flagship smartphone. Optimised Snapchat Experience Huawei announced that it has worked to optimise […]


Mobile powering economic growth and job creation across West Africa

West Africa’s mobile ecosystem generated more than US$50 billion in economic value last year – equivalent to 8.7% of the region’s GDP, according to a new GSMA study. The study found that rising mobile phone ownership and the ongoing migration to mobile broadband networks and services across the region will see the mobile ecosystem’s economic […]


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