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Huawei Cloud services coming to Africa in early 2019

Huawei Cloud services will officially become available in SA by the beginning of next year, as the group works towards opening its first African data centre in Johannesburg.


Microsoft's Head Start to accelerate start-ups

The online support programme provides local start-ups with coaching and mentoring as well as technology, business and legal tools to help them grow.

6 Nov

Huawei to launch cloud data centre in Joburg

The company has announced plans to launch its first public cloud data centre in Africa, in Johannesburg.


What makes a cloud intelligent?

With an intelligent cloud, businesses can take what they already have and move it to the cloud, innovating as they go.

2 Nov

MS Azure, CPGR partner to enable African genomics research

Microsoft and the Cape Town-based Centre for Proteomic and Genomic Research unveil a first-for-Africa platform for collaboration on ground-breaking genomics research.


Will we really only have three clouds?

The big three cloud providers are extremely eager for businesses to use what they have built, says Peter Scheffel, CTO at BBD.

22 Oct

SUSE collaborates to help firms migrate to Azure

The open source software company forms a local joint venture to help organisations seamlessly migrate SAP workloads to Microsoft Azure.


Cloud helps SA food retailer streamline operations

The company's current push for efficiency is part of a larger digital transformation effort that includes moving key on-premises IT workloads to the cloud.

Sep 17, 2018

Channel to feel the heat after MS Azure price hike

Analysts believe the local channel will feel margin pressure as Microsoft sharply increases Azure pricing.

Sep 12, 2018

Azure to help JDA deliver autonomous supply chain

JDA Software will build cognitive SaaS solutions on Microsoft Azure to deliver an intelligent, autonomous supply chain to customers.

Sep 7, 2018

SA firms still face innovator's dilemma

Micro Focus senior VP Chris Livesey compares disruptive innovation to sustaining innovation and how local organisations can achieve a balance of both.

Aug 28, 2018

Let's talk lift-and-shift

Conductor4SQL is compatible with Microsoft Azure and has built-in Power BI reports, providing valuable insight into enterprise database environments, says Michael de Andrade, MD of EnterpriseWorx.

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