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Win $4000 in the Remote Resilience online hackathon

BeMyApp and Microsoft present an online hackathon centered around remote work. Dubbed the Remote Resilience Online Hackathon. The competition let's you showcase your remote work idea using Microsoft technology. The competition invites startups, individuals and teams with ideas around and not limited to Remote Collaboration & Productivity, Remote Secure Access

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Human Capital Management

The role of cloud-based Human Capital Management in the new world of work

Ronnie Toerien, Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Sales Development & Strategy Leader Africa, shares how cloud-based HCM plays a critical role today. The world of work has been changing for some time. Particularly over the last decade as emerging technologies equipped enterprises with the tools to operate with greater efficiency,

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Microsoft imagine cup 2020 Kenya Africa

JKUAT’s Team ‘Knights’ makes it to top six in Microsoft imagine cup, win 16,000 USD

Two students, Michael Mwaisakenyi and Kenneth Gichira, from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) are the regional winners of the 18th annual Microsoft Imagine Cup Competition. The annual competition saw thousands of students across the world submitting innovations to impact their communities, both locally and globally. The competition advanced

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Azure training program Andela Learning Community

Andela, Microsoft launch ALCwithMicrosoft Azure Training Program

Andela is partnering with Microsoft to bring Azure cloud skills to technologists in Kenya and Nigeria. Through the Andela Learning Community with Microsoft Azure training program. Today, we launch the #ALCwithMicrosoft Azure Training program! Microsoft and Andela are giving you the opportunity to advance your skills in Microsoft

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Microsoft Build Africa Microsoft Build 2020 digital event keynot

Microsoft Build 2020: focus on Africa – local developer community and road to power Africa

Microsoft Build 2020 is taking a new format this year. One of the many features in this year's digital event is Community Connections experience. Through these experiences, Microsoft will be hosting small group discussions that relate to the local developer community in Africa. The Microsoft Build Africa community connections experience

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partnerships in technology

Partnerships in technology play critical role in Covid-19 crisis – Amrote Abdella, Microsoft 4Afrika

The current global crisis has highlighted several areas, from the need of efficient information management to the need of accurate data gathering for faster medical response. In looking at the role of technology during this period, one area that has stood apart in driving meaningful change is the role of

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