Facebook’s undersea internet cable to cover Nigeria and 3 other African Countries

The 2Africa project, championed by social media giant, Facebook and seven other companies, is adding four new branches to its 37,000km undersea Internet cable. The new branches extend the cable’s connectivity to Seychelles, Angola, the Comoro Islands and a new landing in South-East Nigeria. They will join the recently announced extension to the Canary Islands.

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World’s First Cloud-native Platform for Banks Launched in UAE

August 26, 2021

The world’s first cloud-native, fully integrated cash management platform, powered by microservices and Open Banking APIs for banks in Middle East & North Africa (MENA) has been launched in the UAE. Intellect Global Transaction Banking (iGTB), with origins that can be traced to Citibank, has 90+ banks globally and 30+ banks in the MENA region working with them for digital cash transformation.

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IT Teams Build Sloppy Automations: TeamDynamix Survey

August 17, 2022

IT teams spend lots of time on repetitive requests from business users, finds this TeamDynamix survey.  You might think the implication is IT should let users do more for themselves.  But the main time-wasters are things like password resets, employee on-boarding, and managing credentials, which can’t really be delegated.  And here’s the kicker: IT professionals automate those tasks by building sloppy, insecure, undocumented scripts, just like the non-professionals.   Fun fact: 53% of teams manage 100 or more applications.

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