Massive growth forecast for Wi-Fi

January 28, 2015 11:09 am1 comment
Dennis Magaya, Chief Executive Officer of Rubie Technologies

JOHANNESBURG – LOCAL information and telecommunications experts projected public Wi-Fi installations to grow by more than 100 percent in Africa. Dennis Magaya, Chief Executive Officer of Rubie Technologies, said this rollout would further accelerate the demand for social media. The predictions were in line with global recent global research, which […]

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Kenya, S Sudan in joint ICT venture

January 26, 2015 3:51 pm1 comment
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NAIROBI – KENYA and South Sudan have embarked on a major seamless fibre optic cable project aimed at improving communication. According to Kenya’s Information Communication Technology (ICT) Cabinet secretary, Fred Matiang’i, the move would ensure effective communication and spur trade with South Sudan In this joint ICT project, Kenya would […]

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Data availability to take centre stage in 2015

January 19, 2015 2:00 pm0 comments
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JOHANNESBURG – DEMAND and for always-on availability of data and apps will intensify in 2015, a technology firm has projected. Veeam Software said this was because of the owing to the Internet of Things, data volumes ballooning, cloud adoption, and the growing need for endpoint protection. “The always-on business will […]

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