iWayAfrica Press Releases | iWayAfrica

Press Release:

Managed service support – key to growth for iWayAfrica
16 July 2014

Pan African telecoms operator, Gondwana International Networks (GIN) has announced that its iWayAfrica business will be partnering with iManage company, SevenC Computing to grow its foothold in key Africa territories. The move will enable GIN and iWayAfrica to continue growing the brand throughout Africa.

Winston Smith, GM, terrestrial for GIN and iWayAfrica says that the partnership with SevenC Computing has already proved beneficial: “We have seen great success in Namibia and anticipate excellent growth in key countries such as Zimbabwe, Uganda, Ghana, Kenya and Tanzania. There is great demand for level three iManage support as cloud simply cannot deliver on its own.”

Across the continent, customers are at risk from having obsolete IT systems. In addition, they generally have poorly managed IT services and very little in place with regards to backup and disaster recovery processes.

Darren Osbourn,MD, SevenC Computing says that customers are also overpaying for IT services and generally need better control of their IT systems and associated user activities: “The African SME market remains challenged by the same issues as always, limited budget, lack of in-house IT skills and resources as well as poor quality of service. Together with iWayAfrica, we will be providing a much needed quality of service focused on the evolution, deployment and ongoing support of managed IT services.”

Smith says GIN is very excited about the potential of iWayAfrica’s partnership with SevenC Computing: “We have packaged an excellent combination of software and infrastructure as a service, giving customers the best of the cloud with essential iManage on the ground.”

Coverage Of Press Release:

View our products to see what suits your needs

  • Fibre

    Fibre Broadband

    Guaranteed bandwidth to business markets using fibre for IP transit and last mile connectivity

    more
  • WiMax

    WiMax Broadband

    The provision of broadband services via terrestrial wireless networks serving consumer, SME and corporate markets

    more
  • VSAT

    VSAT

    High-speed broadband services, via VSAT, offers connectivity to users in rural and remote regions in Africa

    more
  • Email Services

    Email Services

    iWayAfrica specializes in the day-to-day management of your email platform so you can focus on your business.

    more
  • Data Centre

    Data Centre

    Is your network outgrowing your office? We operate world-class data centres securely from South Africa, Germany and the United Kingdom.

    more
  • iManage

    iManage

    Consolidate your business’s key IT processes into a single managed service The perfect mail, security and storage bundle for your business

    more
  • Wi-Fi

    Wi-Fi

    Managed Wi-Fi access for public hotspots, gated communities etc. with full billing solutions

    more