Feature A fresh crop of fintech startups, investments in digitalisation by traditional banks, and new regulations in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic are further fuelling a wave of innovation in financial services across sub-Saharan Africa.
Feature Africa has been suffering a wave of cybercrime and data breaches during the pandemic, but there are encouraging signs that cybersecurity is tightening across the region.
News Oracle opens its first cloud region in Arica as businesses and government entities throughout the continent accelerate plans for adoption of cloud technology.n
Feature Facing the continued evolution and growth of security threats in South Africa, the newly formed Cybersecurity Digital Alliance brings together the various stakeholders in the local industry with the goal of improving cybersecurity for everyone.
Interview Yumbi founder Andi Friedman takes us behind the scenes of Africa's home-delivery boom, with a look at the tech fueling the trend and the challenges of integrating online services with real-world operations.
Feature Banking industry insiders have lessons learned for any tech leader struggling to manage the growing volume of data enterprises are gathering as more business is transacted online throughout Africa.
Interview Cybersecurity needs women, says Varma, the first president of the Southern Africa branch of Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS). Here's why women should push for security jobs, and some advice for everyone in the field.
Feature The move to remote work has put more pressure than ever before on tech leaders in business to establish mobile device management (MDM) and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies. BYOD is not for everyone — companies need to weigh pros and cons.rn
Feature More and more academic institutions, as well as a few global technology giants, are offering data science courses in Africa with the express purpose of solving African problems. In the process, they are creating a new and exciting employment pipeline.