Cisco puts weight behind skills, jobs drive in Africa

The networking giant wants to do more to help grow economies in Africa, planning two initiatives to educate and create jobs for potential partners.


Innovation Hub opens science parks workshop to all

The Innovation Hub provides free registration for the 2019 International Association of Science Parks Africa Division Workshop.


Africa's first biotech incubator programme launched

Nine entrepreneurs from SA and Zimbabwe picked to participate in Africa's first biotech incubation programme, BioCiTi.


Extended collaboration to boost African start-ups

AfricArena expands its partnership with VivaTech and establishes a corporate framework with Digital Africa.


Westcon-Comstor SMME partners take centre stage

Ongoing emphasis on partner development will give SMMEs across the continent the chance to elevate their Cisco business pitch.


USAASA, set-top box installers at loggerheads

Set-top box installation companies accuse USAASA's chief executive of delaying the advancement of small businesses, but Lumko Mtimde says their allegations are unfounded.


Put SMS on steroids to reduce Africa's comms barriers

Data-driven communication platforms ignore African realities, says Onli SMS founder Ivan Kartun.

9 May

Unify's OpenScape Business enhances SME offering

The UC pioneer aims to deliver a range of communications and collaboration options from a single platform.


Six SA start-ups picked for AfricArena VivaTech 2019

Six local tech start-ups will showcase their business models at the fourth edition of the VivaTech conference in France.


QuickBooks wants to connect SA accountants online

The company looks to grow its local business, targeting small and medium enterprises in SA.

6 May

Tech sees insurtech Naked gain market share

Just over a year after going live, the start-up company says it has beaten its customer acquisition and retention goals.