Landmark finance technology deal signed in Kenya

April 30, 2019 4:43 am0 comments
On left is Mr Bob Collymore, Chief Executive Officer of Safaricom, and Dr James  Mwangi, CEO, Equity Group Holdings. Photo, Maria Macharia, CAJ News Kenya Bureau

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – MILLIONS of Kenyans now have access to critical services using an innovative combination of technology and finance. This follows the creation of a joint transformation agenda by financial services firm, Equity Group Holdings, and Safaricom, the mobile operator. Through collaboration that will align […]

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SA industrial facilities at risk of cyber attacks

April 26, 2019 5:24 am1 comment
From left, Thuli Mgwebile, business development agent at GECI South Africa and Mike Bergen, GECI representative in South Africa

by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG – AN international cyber-security specialist has warned South African stakeholders to step up their efforts to mitigate risk posed by online attacks, sabotage and espionage impacting industrial and mining facilities. GECI has issued the warning as it launches its portfolio of cyber-security solutions in South Africa. South Africa is […]

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2019 Internet of Things Barometer launched

April 8, 2019 4:25 pm0 comments
Vodacom Business Managing Executive for IoT,Peter Malebye

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – MORE than a third of businesses globally now make use of the Internet of Things (IoT), following indications companies that do not embrace such emerging technologies will eventually be pushed out of existence. These are some of the findings of the sixth IoT Barometer, launched by Vodacom Business […]

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