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Finweek English Edition - - TECHNOLOGY -

Tele­scope, Africa and Aus­tralia start­ing in 2017, is go­ing to re­quire a new breed of com­puter. com­put­ers on the planet that make the grade. Ra­dio As­tron­omy and IBM to re­search ex­tremely fast “ex­as­cale” com­put­ers for times the cur­rent global traf­fic of the In­ter­net.

Sea­com has launched a new sub­sidiary called Pamoja whole­sale cloud com­put­ing ser­vices on the con­ti­nent, stim­u­lat­ing in­ter­na­tional providers to lo­calise con­tent and ser­vices while en­abling busi­ness in Africa to un­lock cloud ser­vices on a wide scale. The com­pany is headed up by ex-Mi­crosoft ex­ec­u­tive Al­bie Bester who says Pamoja will en­able African com­pa­nies to com­pete on a global scale.

Ap­ple is­sued an up­date last week en­abling

up­date for Vo­da­com last month.

speeds and has lim­ited cov­er­age from for more in­for­ma­tion about ac­cess­ing the new tech­nol­ogy.

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