By Amy Turner - KNect354 Staff Writer Coming soon to the Com Series blog and YouTube channel... Here is a sneak preview of our interview with Huawei's Principal Consultant, Nigel Bruin. We sat down with Nigel following his Industry Keynote Address at East Africa Com to discuss the socioeconomic benefits of the National Broadband Network in the region, as well as how this will enable Cloud and IoT industries to thrive on the continent. We also spoke about the key challenges which are still to be overcome on the continent, as well as Huawei's key priorities in Africa in the coming years.
If you are interested in how tech and telco is enabling socioeconomic development and social empowerment on the African continent, from the major players like Huawei, why not attend AfricaCom 2016? Africa's biggest tech and telco event is taking place between the 14th - 18th November at the Cape Town ICC, find out more here. You can book your AfricaCom tickets here.
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The South Atlantic Express (SAEx) project, which aims to connect the Americas and Asia via South Africa, has reached the study, survey and permission phase, with Alcatel Submarine Networks looking into the details.