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What Tech Will Make African Businesses Global?

Tue Nov 08, 2016 1:50 pm

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Brett Parker,SAP Africa Managing Director Over the last year, all eyes have been on Africa's technology sector. And for a very good reason: infrastructure growth is booming. Between 2010 and 2016, seven new undersea cables brought fast data connections to the continent, with two more already under development. Meanwhile, mobile providers have invested $13.6billion into getting 500,000,000 Africans online by 2020. But as necessary as infrastructure investment is, it alone won't take African business global. So what technological development or product has the potential to make African businesses global players? Tech sector already outperforms expectations A common misconception is that raw materials are the ...