Oracle Continues to Drive Cloud Adoption in Africa

Oracle Continues to Drive Cloud Adoption in Africa
Published: 08 September 2016 (4388 Views)
'Africa Executive Summit' hosted in Mauritius to drive awareness and highlight the impact of Oracle Cloud Solutions for business growth

PORT LOUIS, Mauritius - Exchange of best practices and gaining expert insights from top cloud strategists was the key focus for Oracle (www.Oracle.com) customers who took part in Oracle's two day long ‘Africa Executive Summit' that concluded today in Mauritius.  

Dozens of Oracle customers gathered to understand various aspects of the cloud adoption process including capacity building, innovation, security and the ability to leverage Internet of Things (IoT) for driving business growth with Oracle cloud solutions.

Janusz Naklicki, Vice President of the Russia, Africa and Central Europe, Oracle commented: "Cloud adoption in Africa is growing at a rapid pace as organizations now realise that cloud offers them speed, value and better ROI. Africa is a priority market for us and the Africa Executive Summit is in line with our commitment to further drive this interest and support our customers in Africa in their journey to the cloud".

The two day summit included a host of information packed activities including panel discussions, customer testimonials and keynote addresses by top Oracle executives including Janusz Naklicki; Cherian Varghese, Cluster Leader, Sub Saharan Africa, Oracle and Deepak Mehra, Vice President – Cloud Architect, Oracle.

Cherian Varghese added, "Cloud technology will undoubtedly drive the next phase of growth for businesses in Africa and and with our completely integrated cloud platform that spans all layers of the cloud, we are uniquely poised to help SMEs, large organisations and governments in Africa transition to the cloud".

- APO

 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

There are no comments.

Latest stories

I'm ready for it all, says Chamisa

by Takudzwa Chiwara | 16 January 2018 | 113 Views

Bitcoin tumbles as digital coins resume slide

by Bloomberg | 16 January 2018 | 71 Views

Challenges that have faced dialogue around Gukurahundi genocide

by Dumisani Mpofu | 16 January 2018 | 71 Views

Catholic Priest's cosy pic storm

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 123 Views

Approachable presidency, the panacea to national engagement

by Chigumbu Warikandwa | 16 January 2018 | 81 Views

Mugabe regretted firing Mnangagwa

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 246 Views

Haulage trucks prove to be dangerous on Zimbabwe roads

by Stephen Jakes | 16 January 2018 | 166 Views

'Criminal elements' around Tsvangirai should be removed

by Don Chigumba | 16 January 2018 | 130 Views

Zanu PF, MDC-T urged to investigate operations of Employment council

by Stephen Jakes | 16 January 2018 | 98 Views

Zanu-PF running scared in Mberengwa

by Staff Reporter | 16 January 2018 | 105 Views

Zifa cancels EGM?

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 73 Views

Bulawayo vendors blasts city council over harassment

by Stephen Jakes | 16 January 2018 | 67 Views

Open letter to Mrs Mnangagwa

by Gift Phiri | 16 January 2018 | 259 Views

Zanu-PF must pursue politics of the brain

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 62 Views

We must stop this culture of bootlicking

by Stephen Jakes | 16 January 2018 | 102 Views

There is not a moment to be lost

by Tapson Muchena | 16 January 2018 | 54 Views

Drama as sex workers fill up court,

by Simbarashe Sithole | 16 January 2018 | 147 Views

Zimbabweans in Namibia 'pay to see Mnangagwa'

by BBC | 16 January 2018 | 126 Views

'Gen Valerio Sibanda is a professional soldier'

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 267 Views

Mujuru not getting any pension from govt

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 168 Views

Mnangagwa denies stealing from MDC-T

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 146 Views

Monkey terror

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 179 Views

Whizzkid scores 20 points at A-Level

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 209 Views

Mnangagwa's China visit set for April

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 66 Views

US firm gets Zimbabwe BVR tender

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 115 Views

Govt revives Zimbabwe-Zambia railway line plans

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 82 Views

'Mnangagwa to soon roll out peace, reconciliation process'

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 73 Views

Businesswoman loses $60 000 goods to security guard

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 86 Views

5 up for $37,000 armed robbery

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 81 Views

Mahomed Mussa denies cash stashing allegations

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 148 Views

Mnangagwa says millions in externalised funds flow back to Zimbabwe

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 109 Views

'No victimisation in corruption arrests,' claims Charamba

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 82 Views

Civil servants January pay dates out

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 92 Views

ZRP regularly conduct lifestyle audits

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 84 Views

Man chops rival suitor's fingers with a machete

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 70 Views

Man pays lobola, kills wife 2 days later

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 183 Views

Tsvangirai illness throws MDC Alliance campaign off track

by Staff reporter | 16 January 2018 | 50 Views