IBM targets SOEs, enterprises with new Cloud Satellite
Instead of establishing a data centre region in Africa, IBM opts to trial the Cloud Satellite service, anticipating rapid adoption in South Africa.
Change your life with Huawei’s Apps UP competition
Developers across Africa have until 5 September to submit entries for the 2021 HMS App Innovation Contest, Apps UP, with $200 000 in prizes up for grabs.
Fourth industrial revolution requires more fitting definition
The fourth industrial revolution should be seen as an evolution of technological transformation, rather than revolutionary change, advises professor Barry Dwolatzky.
MateBook 14 ‘best for business’, says Huawei
Huawei’s new MateBook 14 is the best business laptop on the market in terms of portability, performance, features, battery life and service, says Huawei in South Africa.
SA data centres must pull the plug on non-renewable energy
Local data centre companies are increasingly shifting their focus to renewable energy, to improve overall efficiency and lower operational costs.
Huawei, Wavemaker unveil digital advertising platform
HUAWEI Ads offers a real-time bidding protocol, as well as detailed reporting and insights, and valuable creative campaign optimisation tools.
Huawei commits $150m to ICT talent development globally
The tech giant calls for local submissions for 2021 Seeds for the Future, after a $150 million global commitment for the next phase of the programme.
Xiaomi outpaces Apple in Q2 smartphone shipments
The Chinese phone manufacturer’s shipments increased more than 300% in Latin America, 150% in Africa and 50% in Western Europe.
Huawei launches HMS Core 6.0 globally
For media apps, Huawei provides an AV Pipeline Kit with pre-set pipelines for video super-resolution, sound event detection and other media services.
Huawei sees renewable energy stations as load-shedding solution
The Chinese company prepares to enter SA’s renewable energy sector, with plans to set up renewable energy stations locally and on the rest of the continent.
Xiaomi fires warning shots in SA’s smartphone market
The Chinese firm, looking to snatch market share from Huawei and Samsung, is also targeting the postpaid market after signing a distribution agreement with Vodacom.