Zimbabwe offline as govt moves to control communication

Zim's online
crackdown

Internet shut down as
protests continue.

Tuesday, Jan 22nd

Crypto-mining malware uninstalls cloud security software

Crypto-mining malware uninstalls cloud security software

The malware uninstalls cloud security protection and monitoring products from compromised servers.

Insight Venture Partners invests US$500-million in Veeam

Insight Venture Partners invests US$500-million in Veeam

Software firm to use capital to aggressively pursue R&D plans.

MDXI flexes muscle in West Africa's cloud services space

MDXI flexes muscle in West Africa's cloud services space

Company believes Microsoft Gold Data Centre certification, SAP recertification equates to competitive advantage.

Huawei integrates AI to differentiate cloud for Africa offering

Huawei integrates AI to differentiate cloud for Africa offering

SA government says company's move is timely given the country's digital transformation process and Africa's approach to 4th industrial revolution.

More businesses in Africa pushing data to the cloud - Veeam

More businesses in Africa pushing data to the cloud - Veeam

Data management company says there is a demand for Backup-as-a-Service and Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service.

Etion Secure appoints new cloud lead

Etion Secure appoints new cloud lead

Former Accenture exec Gao Mogapi joins company.

Liquid Telecom completes acquisition of CEC Liquid Telecom in Zambia

Liquid Telecom completes acquisition of CEC Liquid Telecom in Zambia

Development described as "milestone" to help facilitate group's digital transformation strategy.

Huawei to launch Africa public cloud datacentre in Johannesburg

Huawei to launch Africa public cloud datacentre in Johannesburg

Multinational ICT firm plans to roll out cloud services to all Sub-Saharan countries.

Microsoft's $7.5bn GitHub deal set for EU approval: sources

Microsoft's $7.5bn GitHub deal set for EU approval: sources

The US software giant looks set to win unconditional €EU antitrust approval for its $7.5 billion purchase of the coding Web site.

IBM to buy Red Hat for $34bn

IBM to buy Red Hat for $34bn

The transaction, by far IBM's biggest acquisition, underscores CEO Ginni Rometty's efforts to expand its subscription-based software offerings.

MainOne links up with Orange, Minkels to boost connectivity

MainOne links up with Orange, Minkels to boost connectivity

Companies enter JVs to construct new base stations, branches and datacentre sites.