Company Announces New Automation Capabilities to Help Customers Simplify IT Operations During Global Crisis

Continue Reading Nutanix Expands Integration with ServiceNow to Streamline IT Operations and Costs

Nutanix Expands Integration with ServiceNow to Streamline IT Operations and Costs

Virtual Office 2.0: Corporates Explore How to Adapt to the New Work from Home Normal

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Who moved my office

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Continue Reading It is time to reboot your cloud strategy?

It is time to reboot your cloud strategy?

Nutanix Connect provides information presented by industry experts, supported by customers, and tied together with interactive tools

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Nutanix Connect webinar series on leading and supporting your business

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Continue Reading Uganda welcomes historical move by carrier-neutral data centre

Uganda welcomes historical move by carrier-neutral data centre

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Continue Reading Managing the capacity for remote work

Managing the capacity for remote work

Company Announces Nutanix Special Financial Assistance Program to Support Partners Through the Covid-19 Pandemic

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Nutanix Makes Commitment to Support Partners

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Continue Reading SHIFT TO DIGITAL PLATFORM ECONOMY DEMYSTIFIED The next disruption awaits SA companies

SHIFT TO DIGITAL PLATFORM ECONOMY DEMYSTIFIED The next disruption awaits SA companies

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Continue Reading Admist panademic Avaya App to assist organizations in Kenya and Ghana

Admist panademic Avaya App to assist organizations in Kenya and Ghana

Nutanix HCI, Objects, Splunk Certification Bring Massive Scale, One-Click Simplicity to Upgrade IT Support of Data Scientists

Continue Reading Nutanix Brings Invisible Infrastructure to Big Data and Analytics

Nutanix Brings Invisible Infrastructure to Big Data and Analytics

Nutanix Recognized as a Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice Vendor for Hyperconverged Infrastructure for the Second Year in a Row

Continue Reading Nutanix is Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Nutanix is Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Kenya’s Afya Rekod, a well-known health-tech startup, said this week that it was preparing to launch its artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain built consumer driven health data platform, in an effort to sustain global efforts to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Afya Rekod to launch AI, blockchain data driven platform

By Rentia Booysen at Westcon-Comstor Sub-Saharan Africa

Continue Reading Time to adopt multi-cloud is now

Time to adopt multi-cloud is now

Coronavirus has officially arrived in South Africa, and for businesses, this means considering how they are going to maintain normal operations if employees are quarantined, or asked to stay home for whatever reason. 

Continue Reading It’s time to seriously investigate remote working for your workforce Here’s why

It’s time to seriously investigate remote working for your workforce Here’s why

Microsoft has announced that it will avail its hub for teamwork in Office 365, Microsoft Teams, for free to the public to enable remote working in the wake of COVID-19

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Microsoft to offer free remote working solution in wake of COVID-19

Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Index Report Shows Healthcare Industry Plans to Ramp Up Hybrid Cloud Adoption to Secure Patient Data and Ensure Regulatory Compliance

Continue Reading Healthcare Organizations Deem Data Security, Compliance as Leading Factors in Hybrid Cloud Adoption

Healthcare Organizations Deem Data Security, Compliance as Leading Factors in Hybrid Cloud Adoption

A new ITU standard highlights that compliance with the Paris Agreement will require the information and communication technology (ICT) industry to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 45 per cent from 2020 to 2030. 

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ICT industry to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 45 per cent by 2030

When migrating workloads and applications into the cloud, several important factors need to be considered.

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SD-WAN – the connectivity solution for the cloud era

Over 40% of privacy compliance technology will rely on artificial intelligence (AI) by 2023, up from 5% today, according to Gartner, Inc.  

Continue Reading Over 40% of Privacy Compliance Technology Will Rely on AI in the Next Three Years

Over 40% of Privacy Compliance Technology Will Rely on AI in the Next Three Years

Just 29% of data centre decision-makers say their current facilities are meeting their needs, and just 6% say their data centers are updated ahead of their needs. These are among the findings included in a new report from Forbes Insights and Vertiv.

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Data Centre Survey reveals Lack of Preparedness

9mobile hosted a workshop in Lagos for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs), Aggregators, and brands to introduce Rich Communication Services (RCS), and showcase how RCS Business Messaging (RBM) is revolutionizing enterprise communication with their consumers.

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9mobile, Google, Kirusa host RBM workshop in Nigeria

The AI Media Group, organisers of Africa’s largest AI Business Event – AI Expo Africa – is pleased to announce that IBM Master Inventor and UN Artificial Intelligence advisor Neil Sahota will speak at AI Expo Africa 2020.

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IBM Master Inventor and UN Artificial Intelligence advisor Neil Sahota to speak at AI Expo Africa

Kenya is set to host the first Decentralized Finance Conference in Africa, dubbed DeFi Africa 2020, on the 17th – 18th March 2020.

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Decentralized Finance Conference to be held in Kenya

Ericsson IndustryLab has released a report entitled A quick guide to your digital carbon footprint, analysing the ICT sector’s carbon emissions. 

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Ericsson IndustryLab report: Quick guide to your digital carbon footprint

Companies have been urged to safeguard assets and build agile security frameworks to enable digital transformation.

Continue Reading Microsoft asks financial institutions in Africa to invest in cyber security

Microsoft asks financial institutions in Africa to invest in cyber security

It’s all too easy to buy into the idea that tech is out to rob us of our humanity. But the trends of 2020 from global thought leaders and TransUnion data paint a different picture: that technology is actually allowing us to reconnect with our humanity.

Continue Reading Tech Trends 2020: Rediscovering Humanity in an Uncertain World

Tech Trends 2020: Rediscovering Humanity in an Uncertain World

Data centres are at the heart of economic growth in Africa and without them, developing rich and self-sufficient ICT ecosystems cannot happen.

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The rise of data centres in Africa

Analysts and major enterprises predicted 50 billion IoT devices would be connected by 2020, yet the true figure stands closer to 9 billion.

Continue Reading 41 billion missing IoT devices: The biggest prediction miss in the history of IT?

41 billion missing IoT devices: The biggest prediction miss in the history of IT?

In a continent where over 60% of the adult population is unbanked and the financial sector is considerably underdeveloped, fintech has been a welcomed revolution that is seen to be boosting Africa’s financial infrastructure. 

Continue Reading How fintechs are making Africa a leading global Innovation Hub

How fintechs are making Africa a leading global Innovation Hub

The Huawei ICT competition which started off in Botswana in October 2019 with roadshows in four universities across the country is here to stay, according to the organisers. 


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Huawei nurtures ICT talent growth in Botswana

Automation, traditionally linked with fears of job losses, looks set to make life easier for humans across the globe in 2020. From freeing up workers inside organisations to providing excellent customer experiences, the robots are here, and they’re helping make business better.

Continue Reading 4 automation trends to watch out for in 2020

4 automation trends to watch out for in 2020

Early technology adopter consumers expect an Internet of Senses by 2030, enabling a new service economy based on digital sensory experiences.

Continue Reading Ericsson ConsumerLab: Ten Hot Consumer Trends 2030 – The Internet of Senses

Ericsson ConsumerLab: Ten Hot Consumer Trends 2030 – The Internet of Senses

Continent’s fastest-growing economy aims to equip young and dynamic youth population with digital skills needed to drive innovation and economic progress.

Continue Reading Partnership between SAP and GIZ trains 25 skilled digital talents to support Ethiopia’s 4IR ambition

Partnership between SAP and GIZ trains 25 skilled digital talents to support Ethiopia’s 4IR ambition

The inaugural Women in Tech event hosted by Women at Uber, brought together innovative women leaders in technology such as Google, Microsoft and Facebook, as well as the local start-up, SweepSouth, to discuss the challenges and opportunities faced by women in technology.  

 

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Uber Hosts Inaugural Women In Tech Event

Gartner, Inc. has highlighted the trends that infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders must start preparing for to support digital infrastructure in 2020.

Continue Reading Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Trends Impacting Infrastructure and Operations for 2020

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Trends Impacting Infrastructure and Operations for 2020

As organisations send more and more data into the cloud and adopt multi-cloud strategies with solutions and services from a wide range of providers, the challenge of managing these environments effectively increases. 

Continue Reading Managing the complexity to harness the power of multi-cloud disaster recovery

Managing the complexity to harness the power of multi-cloud disaster recovery

Data is only becoming increasingly important for business success, while also getting more challenging to manage. 

Continue Reading Data to become increasingly important in 2020

Data to become increasingly important in 2020

Investment company Crypto Valley Venture Capital (CV VC) visits Mauritius as part of a delegation led by the Swiss Blockchain Federation and organised by the Swiss Embassy to build ‘blockchain bridges’.

Continue Reading Swiss-Mauritian collaboration to boost the position of Mauritius as a blockchain hub for Africa

Swiss-Mauritian collaboration to boost the position of Mauritius as a blockchain hub for Africa

Driven by key industry stakeholders with support from the South African National Space Agency, ZASpace is a new broad-based industry forum that has been designed to demystify space for business while developing skills and funding innovation to propel the growth of the sector across the continent.

Continue Reading First of its kind industry body to grow SA geospatial sector

First of its kind industry body to grow SA geospatial sector

Data Management Company Compfix Data Limited has announced plans to venture into cyber security and business continuity solutions as it looks to tap into emerging opportunities within the East Africa market.

Continue Reading Data firm Compfix changes name to Evail to spread footprints in East Africa

Data firm Compfix changes name to Evail to spread footprints in East Africa

The African Development Bank and Microsoft have launched the ‘Coding for Employment’ digital training platform, an online tool to provide digital skills to African youth, wherever they are across the continent.

Continue Reading African Development Bank launches digital tool to help African youth learn to code

African Development Bank launches digital tool to help African youth learn to code

The report details the broad pillars of growth across bank accounts, Point of Sale devices and transactions per card according to Network’s research of nine African markets.

Continue Reading Network International Report Identifies Inflection Point for Payment Acceptance in Africa

Network International Report Identifies Inflection Point for Payment Acceptance in Africa

Google this week hosted its first Google Startup Week in Lagos, which saw Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa graduates, from across Africa, pitch for funding from some of Africa & the UK’s top venture capitalists (VCs), and Launchpad Accelerator Africa class 4 graduating from the program.

Continue Reading First Google Startup Week Lagos sees startups pitching to top UK/African VCs

First Google Startup Week Lagos sees startups pitching to top UK/African VCs

The local chapter of Standard Bank Africa group, Stanbic Bank, has set the 27th of November as a date for a public lecture on Digital and Data Transformation: The journey to the future. 


Continue Reading Public lecture on Digital Data Transfer set for UB

Public lecture on Digital Data Transfer set for UB

Nutanix, Inc., a leader in enterprise cloud computing, has announced a partnership with Hardis Group, a consulting, digital services and software publishing company, to deliver Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT, an innovative solution to manage supply chain operations efficiency. 

Continue Reading Nutanix Partners with Hardis Group to Deliver Innovative IoT Solution for Supply Chain Operations

Nutanix Partners with Hardis Group to Deliver Innovative IoT Solution for Supply Chain Operations

Westcon-Comstor Sub-Saharan Africa is pleased to announce the launch of its Azure Virtual Vault partner programme in Kenya.  

Continue Reading Partners in Kenya set to accelerate Azure business with Westcon-Comstor’s Azure Virtual Vault

Partners in Kenya set to accelerate Azure business with Westcon-Comstor’s Azure Virtual Vault

Gozem, Africa’s transport app, and Total Togo, the leading oil distributor in Togo, have entered into a strategic partnership giving Gozem’s partner-drivers in Togo access to Total cards linked to their Gozem digital wallets.

Continue Reading Gozem, Total Togo join forces to offer cashless fuel purchases

Gozem, Total Togo join forces to offer cashless fuel purchases

Mauritius will host the Africa FinTech Festival (AFF) 2020, which is scheduled for May 2020 with a targeted number of 2,000 delegates. 


Continue Reading Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub chosen to host Africa FinTech Festival 2020

Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub chosen to host Africa FinTech Festival 2020

Premier Nutanix Event to Rip the Elastoplast Off of Failed HCI Implementations and Give Customers a Real Path to the Cloud and Digital Transformation.

Continue Reading .NEXT on Tour Comes Back to South Africa

.NEXT on Tour Comes Back to South Africa

Preparations for the 2nd Data, Information and Scientific Visualization Symposium in Africa (VIZAFRICA) conference which is taking place in Gaborone from the 18 to the 19 of November have reached the final stretch.

Continue Reading VizAfrica conference preparations reach tail end

VizAfrica conference preparations reach tail end