Lenovo Channel Awards: all the winners

At its second annual Channel Awards, Lenovo named its top partners in South Africa and SADC (Southern African Development Community). Lenovo Southern Africa GM Thibault Dousson reiterated the company’s commitment to partnering. “In South Africa and worldwide, the...

NU Africa partners with Indegy

Networks Unlimited Africa now offers industrial cybersecurity in South Africa through a partnership agreement with Indegy, a leader in industrial cybersecurity that protects industrial control system networks from cyber threats, human error and malicious insiders....

Datacentrix takes honours at Mimecast awards

Datacentrix, secured two accolades at the recent 2019 Mimecast Partner Awards, including the prestigious ‘Top Performing Partner of the Year’ award. According to Wayne Olsen, security business unit manager at Datacentrix, despite being a major discussion topic within...

Blue Turtle now a Microsoft Cloud Platform Gold Partner

Blue Turtle Technologies has been appointed as a Microsoft Gold Partner for the Cloud competency. “Our appointment as a Microsoft Gold Partner for the Cloud competency is as a result of our investment in Azure competencies and the great support we have received from...

CA Southern Africa appoints new channel partner

CA Southern Africa has announced the appointment of a new channel partner – Cyber Sentinel, a cyber security services company with a dedicated team of information security experts, business analysts and software engineers. According to Cyber Sentinel principal...

Dell Technologies adds Russia to META region

Dell Technologies has announced that its Middle East, Turkey, Africa (META) region is now being expanded to include Russia, with the change coming into effect immediately. The re-mapping of the CIS markets follows Dell Technologies’ view that these countries have...

Fujitsu the winner in Canalys Candefero EMEA Vendor Benchmark Ranking

Fujitsu has emerged as the strongest vendor in the channel, according to the latest Canalys Candefero EMEA Vendor Benchmark Ranking. The benchmark assesses the performance of the largest IT vendors based on feedback from channel partners in the EMEA region. Fujitsu...

MyCybercare, DynaRisk sign global distribution agreement

Cyber insurance provider MyCybercare and DynaRisk, an InsurTech company specialising in cyber risk assessment and protection, have announced a global distribution agreement that will allow both companies to expand their reach. Under the terms of the agreement,...

Duxbury Networking brings home two Cambium awards

At the annual Cambium Networks EMEA Elite Distributor Conference, Duxbury scooped two prestigious awards for Africa. They are the awards for Hospitality Champion – Africa 2019 (Largest deployment of connectivity solutions) and the Two Step Revenue –...

Commvault SA welcomes home one of its own

Commvault has announced that industry veteran and long-time Commvault evangelist Johan Scheepers is returning to South Africa as country head. Scheepers, originally from Pretoria, has been with Commvault for almost 13 years. He was most recently based in Dubai, where...

ContinuitySA named Platinum Reseller by Veeam

ContinuitySA is now a Platinum Reseller, the highest level in the Veeam ProPartner Programme. “Platinum Resellers like ContinuitySA are a vital part of the Veeam ecosystem, playing a key role in identifying solution opportunities that help their customers meet the...

Helping small business: network, compute, secure and collaborate

There is little help in the market for the small business IT professional who continues to wear multiple hats, juggling the need to digitally transform the business, allow employees to remain mobile and stay on top of the threat of cyberattacks. With the launch of its...