Value of unlicensed software in Nigeria drops to $123 million
Usage value of unlicensed software in Nigeria appears to be plummeting; this is going by the latest statistics from the Business Software Alliance (BSA).The report obtained by The Guardian on Monday, the June edition, with the title: Software Management: Security Imperative, Business Opportunity....
Angst as foreign software gulp $20bn from Nigeria
Dr. Yele Okeremi, new president, Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON) has warned that Nigeria cannot continue to snub indigenous development, insisting that the wealth of any nation depends majorly on human capital that is well harnessed.
Retooling the art of learning for emerging information society
The world is already witnessing the emergence of the fourth industrial revolution; hence the need for Nigerian universities to unlearn and relearn their practices and prepare students...
Software practitioners seek action on local content policy
Software practitioners in the country were united on the need for federal government to expedite action on the implementation and enforcement of the various executive orders on local content at the 2018 president’s dinner of Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON) held over the weekend. Olorogun, James Emadoye, president, ISPON, said that the advancement…
Stakeholders hinge fourth industrial revolution on local content development
For Nigeria to partake fully in the next industrial revolution, which is the fourth, local content development must be a priority.This was the submission of stakeholders, who gathered at the weekend for the Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON) President’s Dinner.
ISPON gathers stakeholders to discuss Nigeria’s fourth industry revolution
Preparation for Nigeria’s 4th industrial revolution will be the centre of discussion at the fourth coming Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON) President’s Dinner. According to President of ISPON, Olorogun James Emadoye, the event, which is scheduled for April 6 in Lagos, has its theme as“The Fourth Industrial Revolution, A Golden Opportunity for Nigeria…
ICT import spending costs $2.8 billion yearly
Ibrahim, represented by the former Acting DG and Director, Corporate Strategy and Research, Dr. Vincent Olatunji, said the success of an indigenous solution such as the Treasury Single Account (TSA), policy of the Federal Government was a case in point.
Code conference to begin in Nigeria on Jan. 26
Soar On Technologies Limited, a software development firm is set to hold its maiden Code Conference, Nigeria [CCN] themed “The Code Master – Digital Leap For Nigerian Coders.”
LTE , IoT as next battle field for innovation
The next battle field on innovative digital space market-share will be determined by Long Term Evolution (LTE) on 4G, Internet protocol version six (IPv6) and Internet of Things (IoT).
ISPON wants FG to establish national software development fund
To strengthen local software sub-sector in the country, the Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON), has called on the Federal Government to establish national software development fund (NSDF), through the Bank of Industry ...