Mecer Inter-Ed (MIE) and Microsoft are giving 10 South African ladies the opportunity to break into tech or advance their IT careers with an internationally accredited Microsoft certification. The initiative dubbed #SheCanDoIT aims to evolve the ICT sector through the growth and enablement of women. It targets South African ladies #SheCanDoItMecer Inter-EdMecer Inter-Ed shecandoitMicrosoft SAMicrosoft South AfricaWomen in Techwomen in technology Click to find out more
Microsoft is committing to training ten thousand software developers in South Africa by the end of 2022. By giving them an opportunity to learn new and modern skills as well as access to the latest technologies. This is in an effort to help in building the local software developer community Developerdeveloper communitydeveloper community SAdeveloper community south Africadeveloper South AfricamicrosoftMicrosoft South AfricaSoftware Developersoftware developer South Africasoftware engineerSouth Africa Click to find out more
Microsoft has selected The Awareness Company as the winner of its AgriChallenge competition. The Awareness Company will receive investments from Microsoft to configure, develop, educate, market and contextualise three high-impact agritech products within the next year to empower smallholder farmers in South Africa.
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The Surface Laptop 4 is now available in South Africa as Microsoft officially launches the device. The least configuration for the Surface Laptop 4, AMD Ryzen 5 4680U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, will start selling at R945 per month at Vodacom and R18,999 at Everyshop and Incredible Connection. With the everyshop surface laptopIncredible Connection laptopmicrosoftMicrosoft South AfricaSouth AfricaSurface Laptop 4Surface Laptop 4 SA priceSurface Laptop 4 South AfricaSurface Laptop Incredible ConnectionSurface Laptop Vodacom Click to find out more
Nedbank is introducing the Nedbank DigiSkills online platform. A low bandwidth digital skills training program in partnership with Microsoft and Afrika Tikkun. To help South Africans acquire the in-demand skills needed in a more digital post-COVID-19 economy. It plans to upskill and create sustainable income opportunities for one thousand South Digital SkillsmicrosoftMicrosoft South AfricaNedbank DigiSkillsNedbank DigiSkills platformNedbank DigiSkills South AfricaNedbank DigiSkills Training PlatformNedbank South AfricaSouth Africa Click to find out more
Microsoft celebrates its excelling local partners in South Africa at its annual partner award event. The award event is set aside each year to recognize the contributions of the Microsoft partner community. The community that enables and empowers Microsoft customers and organizations in South Africa to do more. The event Microsoft PartnerMicrosoft South AfricaMicrosoft South Africa Partner Award WinnersMicrosoft South Africa Partner AwardsPartner AwardsSouth Africa Click to find out more
Digital SA Nation (SAtion), is collaborating with Microsoft South Africa to create digitally skilled South Africans. By introducing a Digital Skills Hub that will promote digital literacy, skills transfer and upskilling, and close the digital divide. The partnership between the two organizations hopes to aid in the socio-economic transformation of Digital SA NationDigital Skills Hubdigital skills south africaMahalaMahala free office 365Microsoft South AfricaSAtion Microsoft skills hubSouth Africa Click to find out more
Standard Bank and Microsoft announce a strategic partnership to accelerate the digital transformation of Africa’s largest financial institution and further drive the continent’s growth. The Bank’s growing investment in the Microsoft Cloud will enable the innovation, efficiencies, and resilience required to respond to market dynamics and customer needs.
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Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) is collaborating with pricing and rebate management experts Flintfox, and Microsoft to modernise how it uses technology. This is part of an ongoing digital transformation programme at its bottling plants. The collaboration will help the bottling giant retire legacy solutions, to better manage pricing and overcome AfricaCoca-ColaDigital TransformationDynamics 365Microsoft South Africa Click to find out more