Meet Nigerian Scientist & Engineer Dr Uyi Stewart who Cofounded IBM Research – Africa Lab

Dr Osamuyimen (Uyi) Stewart was a top scientist and engineer at IBM and co-founded the IBM Research – Africa Lab, the newest laboratory in IBM’s global network of twelve research labs, Dr Stewart who joined IBM Research in 2005 from AT&T Labs worked with IBM Research for fourteen (14) years and rose to the position… Read More Meet Nigerian Scientist & Engineer Dr Uyi Stewart who Cofounded IBM Research – Africa Lab

South African Startup looking to disrupt workplace collaboration market in Africa

Connect-2-Me (C2Me) is a South African start-up founded in 2016 by Gary Swale, Ray Hayes, Eugene Theron and Lloyd Thompson – who were the previous owners of Knowledge Dimension, a company now own by IBM. According to Gary Swale, the startup is a cloud-based business collaboration platform setup to removes barriers in work-space so that… Read More South African Startup looking to disrupt workplace collaboration market in Africa

Meet ‘Cheetah’ the Fastest Supercomputer in Africa

With more speed and capacity for academic and private-sector research, the new Dell-built Lengau system offers one petaflop of power. Dell says the supercomputer unveiled this week in South Africa is the fastest machine on the entire continent. The 40,000-core one petaflop Lengau system, Setswana for ‘cheetah‘, at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research… Read More Meet ‘Cheetah’ the Fastest Supercomputer in Africa