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University of Nairobi student shares Microsoft LEAP Hackathon 2019 Nairobi event experience

All-Female Microsoft LEAP Hackathon event in Nairobi. I thought it was going to be just an ordinary hackathon, when I first heard about the Microsoft LEAP hackathon. Where you just go and compete for prizes and that is it. Says Rosianah Musyoka, selected participant at Microsoft LEAP hackathon in

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United Arab Emirates

Microsoft launch two new cloud regions in the United Arab Emirates

Microsoft Cloud datacenter regions now available in the United Arab Emirates to help fuel future economic ambitions as well as deliver increased performance for customers and partners in the Middle East. Today, Microsoft took a significant step in its support of digital transformation across the Middle East, as it launched

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Engineers Hack 2019

The Engineers Hack 2019: Hacking solutions to local challenges #EngineersHack19

Microsoft Tech Community and Microsoft Student Partners invites students to participate in a hackathon event. Labelled the Engineers Hack 2019. A 36-hour hackathon event opened to students of all institutions of higher education in Kenya. The Engineers Hack will bring students together under one roof to build solutions to local

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Liquid Telecom

Liquid Telecom launches Microsoft Azure Stack in East Africa

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The private and hybrid Microsoft cloud delivers a cybersecurity step-change for East Africa’s data-sensitive organisations, providing a doorway to high-speed data safety. Nairobi, 16th May 2019: Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has today launched a Microsoft

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Middle East

Global Azure Bootcamp 2019 Middle East local meet-up

We are sharing 2019 Global Azure Bootcamp local meet-ups across the Middle East region. The developer and IT community run Global Azure Bootcamp is here again. In it's 7th year the global user group and community meet-up event is set to take place in various locations on the 27th April.

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Campus Connect

Microsoft hosts Campus Connect Summit in Nairobi, Kenya

The first Campus Connect Summit, A Microsoft Education Partner Summit takes place in Nairobi. Microsoft hosted a 2 day education partner summit in Nairobi at the Villa Rosa kempinski hotel. The event brought together over a hundred Microsoft education partners, educators and from across the country. Preparing graduates for 21st Century panel

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Microsoft virtual academy

Microsoft retires Microsoft Virtual Academy, replaces it with Microsoft Learn

As a technology company Microsoft offers learning resources. For people who want to develop technical skills and confidence as well as build career opportunities. Most often allowing them to leverage and skill up in their tools and technologies. These platforms include, Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA), Cloud Society Platform, Microsoft courses

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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    UPDATE: 6/March/2019  Johannesburg and Cape Town Azure Datacenters finally go live.  UPDATE:  It's been reported that the planned 2018 initial availability of Microsoft's datacenters didn't go live because of "the inability of a third-party supplier to deliver to specification". It is however expected

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