Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

At a regulatory
crossroads

Ghana contemplates
4G spectrum.

Monday, Nov 19th

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Public cloud spending to exceed $200bn in 2019

Public cloud spending to exceed $200bn in 2019

The fastest-growing segment of the market is cloud system infrastructure services, says Gartner.

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.

New cloud-based microfinance solution for Nigeria

New cloud-based microfinance solution for Nigeria

Association of Non-Bank Microfinance Institution of Nigeria links up with financial inclusion company Oradian.

Imminent Azure arrival a boon for MS SA partners

Imminent Azure arrival a boon for MS SA partners

A strong cloud focus by Microsoft and its channel partners made for a good financial year.

Nigeria: customs buys into blockchain to curb corruption

Nigeria: customs buys into blockchain to curb corruption

Technology could result in a 50% increase in revenue says official.