South Africa's Film And Publications Board Reveals Proposed Fees For Video Streaming Services And App Stores

South Africa's Film and Publications Board (FPB) has revealed new proposed fees that video on demand services and app stores must pay. The proposed tariffs are to be paid by the relevant companies in order for the FPB to classify content for distribution. The draft review of tariffs covers fees…

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Liquid Telecom Partners With Microsoft To Deliver Cloud Services Across Afrika

Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has partnered with Microsoft through the Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) programme to deliver cloud services across Afrika. The partnership means that Liquid Telecom will provide businesses across Afrika with Microsoft cloud services and products, such as Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft Office…

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NASDAQ Listed Insurance Tech Company Is Set To Leverage Microsoft's Data Centres In South Africa For Its Clients

Sapiens International Corporation, a NASDAQ listed software provider of for the insurance industry, has indicated that it is looking to leverage Microsoft's two new data centres in South Africa for its cloud-based services. The company has said that this will offer an alternative for customers looking for an affordable and…

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Cloud Adoption By South African Businesses To Get A Boost From Microsoft's Data Centre Investment

Microsoft’s announcement that it plans to build hyperscale datacentres in Cape Town and Johannesburg to deliver a range of cloud services, is set to give a massive boost to enterprise adoption of Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Software-as-a-Service and other cloud services in South Africa. The decision to locally host cloud services such…

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