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Algeria mobile market begins recovery

Sarah Rizvi
Algeria’s mobile phone market recovered from an extremely turbulent 2017 to post strong growth for the first three months of 2018, according to the latest figures announced today by International Data Corporation (IDC). The global technology research and consulting firm’s newly released Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker shows that device shipments in the country increased 18.3% quarter on quarter (QoQ) in Q1 2018.

IDC hosts CIO Summit in Cairo

The Channel Post Staff
IDC earlier this week hosted the fourth Egypt CIO Summit at the Nile Ritz-Carlton in Cairo under a theme ‘Developing a Blueprint for Thriving in the Digital Economy.’ The Summit brought together more than 100 ICT leaders and CIOs for full-day discussions  and learnings

Bitrate brings Maxta Hyperconvergence to Africa

The Channel Post Staff
Leading IT distributor for sub-Sahara Africa, Bitrate introduced the hyperconvergence software vendor, Maxta to its portfolio of emerging and disruptive technological offerings. The addition of Maxta enables Bitrate reseller partners to help customers eliminate the capital and operational expense of legacy storage architectures with an innovative and differentiated hyperconverged solution.