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November 21, 2014 6:49 PM 2015 Budget Forward Looking but Fails to Address Energy Sector, ACEP .

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP), while applauding the government of Ghana for its 2015 Budget Policies, “ saying it contains many progressive and forward-looking policies” yet draws government’s attention to very serious challenges facing the country’s Energy Sector. Challenges when addressed, would greatly enhance Ghana’s Transformation 1

October 27, 2014 2:37 PM IBM offers analytics platform for Ebola fight

WASHINGTON: IBM announced on Monday it would offer its analytics platform and other technology for use in African countries affected by the Ebola outbreak. The US computing giant said it is offering the assistance in Sierra Leone, one of the countries hardest hit by the deadly disease, and in nearby Nigeria, which has been declared Ebola-free. The initiative 6

October 27, 2014 11:52 AM IBM combating Ebola by launching a tracking system

In order to curb the spread of deadly Ebola virus, IBM has launched several initiatives. The important donation of IBM Connections technology in Nigeria will strengthen the Lagos State government's preparedness for future disease outbreaks. IBM will make their contribution in the form of their super-computing data crunching capabilities over in Sierra 3

October 26, 2014 3:31 PM Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence holds graduation

The Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has held its graduation and awards ceremony in Accra on the theme “Leaders in Innovation”. In all, 457 students graduated in Post Graduate Diploma in Wireless and Mobile Computing, Web Application Development, Network and Information Security, Linux System 11

October 17, 2014 1:35 PM Canada’s annual inflation rate at 2% in September

Canada’s annual inflation rate was 2.0 per cent in September, Statistics Canada said Friday. The country’s cost of living had been up 2.1 per cent in the months of August and in July, according to the federal agency’s consumer price index. The report says prices rose in all consumer categories it looks at in the 12 months leading up to September, with higher 3

October 12, 2014 4:48 PM Technology is critical to sustaining Nigeria’s new economic growth, says Naklicki

HOW did you see the business of technology in the countries you oversee, especially in Nigeria? My experience with Africa started over three years ago when I began to cover Oracle Africa transition countries inside the continent. And now I have taken over the whole of sub-Saharan Africa. I see tremendous opportunities in Nigeria, cum Africa in terms 26

October 8, 2014 1:08 PM Is 'New Style Of IT' Good For HP Customers?

It used to be commonplace for an IT team to call itself an HP shop, or a Dell shop, if most of its data center hardware came from that vendor. Is it just me, or do you not hear that sense of identity so much anymore? Regardless of your take on that expression, it's clear that data center hardware loyalty is dying, and cloud architecture is killing it. That harsh 44

October 8, 2014 1:44 AM HP plans to shed its PC and printer divisions—and then go on an acquisition spree

WHEN Hewlett-Packard (HP) announced on October 6th that it would split into two companies, one selling personal computers (PCs) and printers and the other focused on serving corporate clients, the lumbering technology giant inspired a strong sense of déjà vu. It was just three years ago that Léo Apotheker, then its boss, announced that HP was considering 4

October 7, 2014 12:22 PM HP faces uphill battle with newly minted PC unit

Investors and analysts generally gave a thumbs up on the move to separate HP's computer and printing business from its corporate hardware and services operations, sending its shares up almost 5 percent. Yet some questioned the move, expressing doubt over whether the newly christened "HP Inc" can break out of what appears to be a terminal slump in desktop 34

October 5, 2014 12:07 PM Bill Gates sees innovation solving world problems

ITHACA – Bill Gates delivered an optimistic message about the future to Cornell University students during a back-and-forth Wednesday evening with President David Skorton. Gates, who fielded questions from the audience, spoke to the packed auditorium at Bailey Hall with the message that innovations in science, medicine and computer technologies will continue 6