EMV cards debut to aid m-pesa in SA

January 20, 2015 12:45 pm5,925 comments
Vodacom mpesa

JOHANNESBURG – GEMALTO, the world leader in digital security, has announced the deployment of prepaid Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) banking cards to complement Vodacom’s m-pesa mobile wallet service in South Africa. The card is certified by the major international payment schemes and accepted at any of the 240,000 EMV-compliant […]

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Data availability to take centre stage in 2015

January 19, 2015 2:00 pm0 comments
Data

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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Telkom commits to growth of SA SME sector

January 16, 2015 9:39 am0 comments
Telkom

by MTHULISI SIBANDA PRETORIA – TELKOM said it would this year prioritise on the delivery of accessible and value-adding information and communications functionality specifically tailored to South Africans Small and Medium Enterprises (SME). According to the telecommunications company, the SME sector is widely recognised as a key contributor to South […]

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