Scheme to address East Africa ICT skills divide

February 26, 2015 9:34 am1 comment
East AfricaCom

NAIROBI – ORGANISERS of this year’s East AfricaCom are recruiting mentors ahead of the launch of the event’s inaugural Mentorship Programme aimed at addressing the business skills gap and quality of engagement between the region’s brightest start-up talents and the telecommunications sector’s greatest minds. The programme will be among the […]

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IT leaders summit to address cyber security

February 24, 2015 2:39 pm2 comments
cybercrime

JOHANNESBURG – THE upcoming IT Leaders Africa Summit will explore the mechanisms companies could use to ensure a secure information-processing environment. The event, which is in its sixth year, is scheduled for March 18 and 19 at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg. Joint silver sponsors at the 6th IT Leaders […]

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PRODUCT REVIEW: BlackBerry Z3

February 23, 2015 11:16 am0 comments
BlackBerry Z3

JOHANNESBURG – DURING a recent financial results presentation in Johannesburg, a chief executive officer of a leading mobile network operator remarked that while BlackBerry had taken a battering in the international markets, the smartphone maker has defied the odds in South Africa, where it remains a highly-valued brand. The introduction into […]

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