SAP allocates €2 billion in French tech revolution

January 26, 2018 12:34 pm5 comments
SAP CEO Bill McDermott

JOHANNESBURG – SYSTEMS Applications Products (SAP) is to invest over €2 billion in France to accelerate its growth in the cloud and advance a technology community focused on machine learning (ML), blockchain, the Internet of Things (IoT) and software as a service (SaaS). The company also plans to invest in research and […]

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Introducing the SAP Leonardo Digital Innovation System

January 25, 2018 1:44 pm0 comments

by SIMON CARPENTER, Chief Technology Adviser at SAP Africa JOHANNESBURG – “TALENT hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.” – Arthur Schopenhauer. 1788 – 1860 THROUGHOUT human history, genius has always risen above the herd to change the way we […]

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Largest fund for African startups unveiled

January 18, 2018 12:58 pm1 comment
African  technology entrepreneurs

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – THE launch of a €100 million fund, expected to become the largest venture-capital fund focused on digital-technology start-ups in sub-Saharan Africa, is set to accelerate ongoing digital transformation and drive economic growth in the region. International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has assisted […]

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