Bennett appointed SUSE Africa Manager

July 25, 2018 9:19 am0 comments
Bennett appointed SUSE Africa Manager

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – OPEN software pioneer, SUSE, has appointed Grant Bennett as Country Manager for South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. The appointment is effective immediately. Bennett succeeds Matthew Lee who, after seven years at the helm, moves to focus on the SUSE ISV/HSV business as Cloud and Strategic Alliances […]

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High taxes on mobile hampering DRC economic growth

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High taxes on mobile hampering DRC economic growth

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA – EXORBITANT mobile sector-specific taxation is hindering mobile adoption and potential gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). This is according to the Global System for Mobile Communications (commonly known as GSMA), which has called on the government […]

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Cloud and partnerships key to existence for finservs

July 20, 2018 3:58 am0 comments
Cloud and partnerships key to existence for finservs

by RON RAFFENSPERGER While financial services institutions have been able to collect huge volumes of data on customers and their behaviours, they need to turn to new technologies and strategic partnerships to improve internal processes and customer experiences, in order to successfully monetise this information . Historically, these organisations have […]

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