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“We have been overwhelmed with the requests from some of the largest banks in the world, as well as most of the South African prominent banks, to leverage our platform to deliver their services. This works really well for us, as ZunguZ is not a bank, does not provide bank services and never touches the money.” Says Robert Sussman; co-founder of the social money transfer service for Facebook.
For the unenlightened, ZunuguZ is a multi-tiered platform that is deeply integrated into…
Posted on July 18, 2012 at 10:19am
The Integr8 Group, South Africa’s largest privately owned ICT managed services provider, has been officially accredited with Level 4 B-BBEE (Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment) status, is regarded as a ‘Value Adding Supplier’ and is on track to achieve Level 3 recognition.
In July the company received confirmation of its status from the National Empowerment Rating Agency (NERA), a South African National Accreditation System (SANAS)-accredited verification agency, after having…
Posted on July 18, 2012 at 10:15am
There was a time when small-to-medium sized organisations had to make do with whatever they had to even stand a chance of survival. Not too long ago, the issue of technology procurement and application in SMEs or SMBs was shrouded in frustration and difficulty.
Decision makers who knew what ICT they wanted, but could not afford to source and implement it. Those who had the technology but required advice or guidance, received little in the way of meaningful support. Technical issues…
Posted on July 17, 2012 at 8:23am
Global micro-chip maker Intel Corporation has acquired an equity stake in Ghana’s Rancard Solutions, following the injection of capital into the operations of one of the country’s fledgling technology firms, B&FT has gathered.
Actors in the deal have remained tight-lipped about terms of the deal, which also involves Adlevo Capital.
Intel, which closed the…
Posted on July 16, 2012 at 12:07pm