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azure datacenters

Microsoft’s Johannesburg and Cape Town Azure Datacenters weeks away from going live

Africa's Microsoft Azure datacenters will be live soon, before year ends    Microsoft announced in May 2017 that it was going to deliver its Microsoft Cloud from datacenters in Africa. By opening an Azure region in Africa, with two datacenters in South Africa. In Johannesburg, South Africa North and Cape Town, South

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head start

Microsoft launches Head Start program for Startups in South Africa

Head Start initiative to provide support for startups in South Africa    Microsoft introduced a new initiative designed to help startups at this years Global Entrepreneurship Week in South Africa. During the tech day session it announced Head Start, an initiative to provide the package it offers its partners to Startups in

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Microsoft and CPGR

Microsoft and CPGR unveil project to advance medical research and healthcare in Africa

Microsoft and the CPGR unveil a first-for-Africa platform to advance medical research and healthcare on the continent Press release : 30 October 2018, Cape Town – Microsoft, through its 4Afrika initiative, and the Centre for Proteomic & Genomic Research (CPGR) have embarked on a joint project bringing together the intelligent cloud and

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Dynamics 365 Business Central

Microsoft South Africa announces local availability of Dynamics 365 Business Central

PRESS RELEASE:  Microsoft launches one-stop solution enabling SMEs to succeed in the digital era  Johannesburg, 01 August 2018 – Microsoft South Africa has announced the local availability of Dynamics 365 Business Central, which provides small to medium enterprises (SMEs) with a single, end-to-end solution for managing their finances, operations, sales and customer service. New

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University of Cape Town

Africa to Redmond Software Engineering role for applicants from University of Cape Town, South Africa

Microsoft is on a quest to recruit students from University of Cape Town into software engineering roles  The initiative dubbed Africa to Redmond is set to take place in selected Universities across the continent. Part of an ongoing effort to recruit students from Africa into full time engineering roles at Microsoft.

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Lagos

Software Developer Internship at Microsoft AppFactory, Johannesburg

Microsoft 4Afrika AppFactory Software Developer Internship Opportunity in Johannesburg, South Africa  Microsoft's AppFactory is looking for software developer interns in Johannesburg. The 4Afrika AppFactory initiative tries to bridge the gap of Africans who understand and use modern technologies and platforms. Thus making them highly employable with modern developer and digital skills

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South African

Microsoft supports 3 South African Organizations with $1M in cash and technology grants

Microsoft Philanthropies announce $1M in cash and technology grants to three innovative non-profit South African organisations to drive greater impact through digital transformation     Recipients of the grants are Youth Empowerment Services (YES), Peace Parks Foundation and the Sunflower Fund. Microsoft believes this "will bolster their work to respectively create employment opportunities for

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