Software Alliance wants governments to capitalise on 5G potential
Governments across the globe have been advised to capitalise on the potential that comes with the fifth generation (5G) technology.
Experts caution firms on public cloud on data security
Information and communications technology experts have urged organisations using public cloud to feel personally responsible for the data they take to the public Cloud irrespective
Optimising the cloud journey
Cloud services are critical for SMEs in the current environment, but they require experienced advisory and a comprehensive offering, writes George Thomas, Senior Solutions Manager of HUAWEI CLOUD Africa Region. The COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdown has effectively demobilised the global economy – and it’s no different here in sub-Saharan Africa. Production has plunged and…
Cloud set to drive Africa’s inclusive AI future
Cloud computing offers unique opportunities to drive inclusive growth and economic transformation in Africa by developing the digital economy and supporting artificial intelligence (AI) opportunities. This was the message emerging from this week’s HUAWEI CLOUD Summit Africa 2020, an online event to unpack the opportunities of cloud computing for African business under the theme “Building…
Nigeria loses N60bn annually to foreign data hosting firms
In spite of the huge economic benefits of organisations in the country hosting their data with cloud operators, a greater number of them is yet to adopt their services
Fear of data loss, legislation slow organisations cloud tech switch
The fear of data loss, security breaches, legislation, among other factors have been identified as primary concerns by organisations and government institutions on why they are reluctant to move to the Cloud. The queries raised by these organisations and government institutions include: Will Cloud put the data at risk? Isn’t on-premise more secure? How can the…
Dell Technologies advances software-defined networking solutions
Dell Technologies has announced new advancements in software-defined networking, so customers can simplify and help lower the cost of networking in today’s multi-cloud world.
Global technology partner ecosystem, extends risk-adaptive protection
Forcepoint is strategically investing in the creation of a human-centric technology partner ecosystem that enables customers to achieve their digital transformation outcomes by enabling secure migration of data, applications, and business operations to the cloud.
Running Out Of Cloud Storage? Here's How To Clear Out Your Gmail Inbox
One of the worst nightmares has to be running out of cloud storage on Google Drive. The most likely culprit? Several years of email buildup in your Gmail inbox. If you found yourself in this situation, there's no reason to worry. There are plenty of ways to quickly clear up space in your inbox and…
Fresh concerns over cybercrime menace in Nigeria
Experts in the Information Communications Technology (ICT) sector have raised fresh concerns over increasing cybercrime menace in the country. According to them, the menace has taken new dimensions, as more Nigerians; including businesses are falling prey almost on a daily basis. They disclosed that criminals are now launching attacks, especially malwares on mobile devices across…
Cloud implementations growing but strategies lack security
Private, public and hybrid clouds are growing in popularity as lift and shift cloud apps are making migration easier for businesses.