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Iain Morris, News Editor, 6/21/2019
Orange is confident it can maintain sales growth of 5% across its footprint of operations in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) even as its mainstream consumer voice business goes into decline.
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Tom Jackson, 6/20/2019
Tech giants like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft are betting big on cloud computing in Africa as the market looks set to experience significant growth in the coming years.
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Paula Gilbert, Editor, Connecting Africa, 6/14/2019
Ooredoo Algeria has taken the first step towards next-generation networks with the successful deployment of what it claims is North Africa's first virtualized mobile gateway.
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Tom Jackson, 6/6/2019
As with other forms of technology, Africa is relatively late to the party when it comes to cloud computing. Now, however, adoption is soaring.
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Paula Gilbert, Editor, Connecting Africa, 6/5/2019
What do you want to know about the key telecoms and ICT trends in Africa? If you found your way to this digital community you must have some interest in the topic and as the newly appointed editor of Connecting Africa it's my job to provide you with the news and insights that can help you keep up to date with one of the key industry verticals affecting ...
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Connecting Africa, 5/16/2019
PRESS RELEASE -- NAIROBI -- Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has today launched a Microsoft Cloud service in East Africa that offers a step-change in cybersecurity for the region's most sensitive databases.
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PRESS RELEASE, 4/25/2019
PRESS RELEASE -- Orange is launching the "Orange Digital Centre" today in Tunis, a place built around a completely new concept and entirely dedicated to innovation. Attending the launch are Anouar Maarouf, Tunisian Minister of Communication Technologies and the Digital Economy, Abdelkoddous Saadaoui, Tunisian Secretary of State for Youth, Alioune Ndiaye, ...
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Connecting Africa, 4/9/2019
PRESS RELEASE -- Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Vodafone Egypt has deployed Red Hat Cloud Suite to advance its customer-first digital transformation initiative. The project includes rebuilding Vodafone Egypt's website using a microservices-based architecture, and adopting DevOps ...
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 4/8/2019
Facebook has entered negotiations with partners and governments to build undersea cables encircling Africa and connecting landing ports on the eastern, western, and the Mediterranean coasts, the Wall Street Journal has reported (subscription required).
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Steve McCaffery, President, International Sales & Managing Director IBO, Arris, 1/3/2019
South Africans have the world's highest expectations for connectivity.
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