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Africa is playing infrastructure catch up

Why the cloud is not the only answer

The amount of businesses embracing an online strategy is driving an urgent review of legacy infrastructure according to Michele McCann, business development manager, Teraco. Following her panel discussion at this year’s WAN Summit in New York City, McCann says that the enterprise sector is being driven to consolidate their infrastructure into a colocation centre to benefit from a highly connected environment. read more

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DevConf 2017 highlights top coding challenges

Algorithmic bias, blockchain, coding challenges and local hacking under the spotlight at SA’s largest developers’ conference read more

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Veeam South Africa grows 88% in first year

Virtualisation leader enters second year in SA with plans to expand read more

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Doran Davies, Director of Products, HTC, Middle East and Africa is speaking on the subject of evolving data consumption habits at the Broadband MEA conference

Doran Davies, Director of Products, HTC, Middle East and Africa is speaking on the subject of evolving data consumption habits at the Broadband MEA conference, taking place on the 19 – 20, March 2013 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai, UAE. We catch up with him ahead of the show to find out more about his thoughts regarding the handset market. read more

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International Conference on Oceanography

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Software Piracy Costs Billions in Time, Money for Consumers and Businesses

New Microsoft-commissioned study also highlights dangers for those that use counterfeit software. read more

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New Study from Tech Archival Explores Australian Smartphone Market Right Through 2018

Samsung Outstrips Apple and RIM in Australia’s US$ 4 Billion Smartphone Market in 2012, Says Tech Archival.

 

Portland, OR –(PR.com)– Smartphone, invented at the rise of a new technological era has quickly become a consumer necessity in today’s world. One cannot just define this device as a communication medium, for the reason that it’s a versatile gadget with ability to manage everything including internet browsing, emailing, locating a place with GPS, high definition photography, managing personal and business information, and almost everything a computer is capable of with the help of numerous built in apps and their incredible functionality. 

Following the rising worldwide demand for smartphones, Australia too has witnessed greater than ever popularity of smartphones due to its versatile functionality. According to “Australia Smartphone Market Assessment & Future Opportunities 2008-2018,” a recent focused study published by Tech Archival, the smartphone demand in Australia is estimated to grow at a CAGR of nearly 10% over the five year period from 2013 to 2018. The Australian smartphone market grew almost triple fold between 2008 and 2012, reaching annualised smartphone sales volume to more than 10 Million units in 2012. read more

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Westcon Group Achieves Microsoft Gold Communications Competency in EMEA

First Distributor Globally to Achieve Designation for Microsoft® Lync® Based on Rigorous Standards for Unified Communications Competency read more

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Microsoft YouthSpark is here to uplift millions

An initiative by Microsoft which aims to engage youth to drive sustainable African economic growth and development is on. read more

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Microsoft engages youth to drive sustainable African economic growth


Microsoft YouthSpark is a global initiative to create economic opportunities for 300 million youth over the next three years read more

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Microsoft incite les jeunes à participer à la croissance économique durable en Afrique

Le programme YouthSpark de Microsoft est une initiative mondiale visant à créer des possibilités économiques pour 300 millions de jeunes au cours des trois prochaines années read more

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Microsoft Introduces the 4Afrika Initiative to Help Improve the Continent’s Global Competitiveness

 

Efforts focus on accelerating adoption of smart devices, empowering small and medium businesses, and up-leveling skills development to ignite African innovation for the Continent and for the world read more

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August, 2013

The 2nd African Local Summit 2013 scheduled to take place from August 5-8, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency North Dallas Hotel in the USA read more

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Global M-Education Market to 2012-2016

New Market Research Report Added in MarketResearchReports.Biz Reports Database Global M-Education Market 2012-2016

 

Albany, NY, January, 2013 –(PR.com)– TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global m-Education market to grow at a CAGR of 32.50 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in government initiatives. The Gobal m-Education market has also been witnessing an upsurge in mergers and acquisitions. However, the reluctance of educational institutions to frequently update ICT infrastructure could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

TechNavio’s report, the Global m-Education Market 2012-2016, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the America, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global m-Education market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. read more

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