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April 24 2014

From Thu Apr 24 2014, 08:17:47

Predictive Analytics may not be a new concept in business but the convergence of new market forces such as big data, mobility and cloud computing have resulted in a host of new and powerful opportunities for the application of this valuable technology toolset. Nowadays, companies must extract meaningful business value from vast amounts of data,

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 07:42:01

Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced exciting new technology to accelerate customer success with Business Defined IT - a closer linking of a company's business and technology objectives that demands a more responsive IT foundation. Dubbed "Continuous Cloud Infrastructure", this foundation can drive IT efficiency

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 07:29:26

MTN is a leading emerging market mobile operator, connecting approximately 210 million people in 22 countries across Africa and the Middle East.  MTN is at the forefront of global technological changes, delivering a bold, new Digital World to our customers. Highlights for the March 2014 quarter ·         Subscriber of 1.1% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) from December 2013 ·         Data

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 04:18:15

On 12 April 2014, mobile service provider MTN South Africa demonstrated its high-speed Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) offering to residents of Monaghan Farm - an eco-friendly gated estate, located 30km north of Johannesburg. The commercial delivery of FTTH capable of 100Mbps is a first in Africa. MTN is currently rolling out aggressive deployment to high-density urban areas,

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 04:17:19

Online food ordering service, which is founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH), announced a partnership with Samsung at the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy S5 in Lagos. As part of the Galaxy Gift Package, Hellofood has been selected as one of six apps that will be pre-installed on all Galaxy S5 devices for its

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 04:16:23

Cloud computing is now evolving and growing exponentially, and businesses of all sizes, and across all industries are adapting to and adopting cloud technologies. Industry experts concur - cloud is here to stay, and will only continue to grow and develop more in the years to come. Richard Vester, director of Cloud Services at EOH,

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 04:16:01

The Nokia Lumia 1320, which brings high-end Lumia innovations to a very affordable 6-inch smartphone, has arrived in South Africa. The latest imaging experiences - like Nokia Camera and Nokia Storyteller - combine with HERE Drive and unlimited streaming of ad-free music on Nokia MixRadio to give consumers a great value-for-money offer. "Like the Lumia

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 04:15:54

SekelaXabiso has appointed Martina Madali as Associate Director of its IT Audit business unit, effective March 2014. Madali has been in the professional services industry for more than 23 years specialising in IT audit, information security, business continuity management, IT project management, IT governance and information risk management. "We are pleased to have Madali on board

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From Thu Apr 24 2014, 04:15:40

BioWare, a division of Electronic Arts Inc.yesterday announced that the highly-anticipated, epic role-playing game, Dragon Age: Inquisition will be available in stores and for digital download on October 10 in South Africa. In Dragon Age: Inquisition, the expansive, beautiful world of Thedas is being torn apart by a massive, mysterious breach in the sky. Players

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April 23 2014

From Wed Apr 23 2014, 04:49:23

During Kaspersky Lab's annual Security Analysis Summit held in Budapest, Hungary, the Enterprise and Online security experts focussed on cyber-criminals and where their riches come from - often at very low risk to the perpetrators. Stefan Tanase, Senior Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team for Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa

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