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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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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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Africa Datacenters

Microsoft’s Africa datacenters go live in South Africa

Microsoft Announces Africa Datacenters are available. Its Africa Cloud Regions are live. Today, Microsoft announced its Africa datacenters are live. The two Datacenters located in South Africa will bring Microsoft's total available and announced cloud regions to 54. Microsoft says the datacenters will begin to generally offer Azure service followed

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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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Future Summit 2019

Microsoft Cloud Society Future Summit 2019

Register to participate in Microsoft's Future Summit 2019 digital event. Microsoft's flagship event that talks about the hottest technology topics, Future Summit 2019 is here. Join the event that also delves into and discusses the future of AI on January 30th. Future Summit 2019 will showcase Microsoft's AI platform and services

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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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Zain Kuwait

Microsoft and Zain Kuwait sign Cloud adoption partnership

Microsoft PRESS RELEASE 20 October 2018; Kuwait City, Kuwait – Zain Kuwait, the country’s leading digital service provider, today announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with Microsoft to offer various cloud-based services to large enterprises and small-medium businesses across Kuwait, enabling them to drive digital transformation by better engaging

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Microsoft’s Data Centers in Africa and Middle East will affect the region, but how?

Opinion: Here's how Microsoft's Data Centers in Africa and Middle East will affect the region.  Microsoft's announcement of new Azure regions with data centers coming to Africa and the Middle East will bring new opportunities. Across the globe it'll represent 54 Azure regions, the highest by any cloud service provider. These

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