June 14, 2017

Radissson Blu
Nairobi

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Partners

Trend Micro

Trend Micro

Platinum Partner(s)

Founded in 1988, Trend Micro provides leading Internet content security solutions for businesses and consumers. It protects against malware, spam, data leaks, and the newest Web threats designed to steal digital information, and its unique solutions stop these threats where they first emerge - in the Internet - before they can attack corporate networks and PCs.

Westcon

Westcon

Co-Sponsor with Trend Micro

Westcon is a value-added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, datacenter, and security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers, systems integrators, and service providers. From global logistics and flexible customized financing solutions to marketing, pre-sales, technical, and engineering assistance, Westcon works with partners to respond with agility and speed to changing market conditions, allowing customers to achieve the fastest time to revenue.

Sage

Sage

Platinum Partner(s)

Re-imagining business is not about playing catch up, it’s about leapfrogging the competition. Too often businesses make decisions based on what’s in the rear view mirror, rather than the headlights. As the market leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR and payment systems, we combine social, mobile, real-time technology to put live information at your fingertips so you can make fast, informed decisions.
Sage began as a small business in the UK 30 years ago and over 13000 colleagues now support millions of business builders across 23 countries as they power the global economy. We reinvent and simplify business accounting through brilliant technology, working with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners and developers
Everything we do starts and finishes with building customers for life by offering them choice, support, expertise and innovation. That means championing their causes. It means offering them choice rather than forcing change upon them, and letting them know we’ll be ready to go when they are.
We do business the right way – building trust with customers by being the go-to source of business advice for small and medium businesses.
And as a FTSE 100 business, we are active in supporting our local communities and invest in making a real difference through the philanthropy of the Sage Foundation.

SAP

SAP

Platinum Partner(s)

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. Founded in 1972, SAP has a rich history of innovation and growth and has sales and development locations in more than 50 countries worldwide. SAP applications, solutions and services enable more than 232,000 customers worldwide to operate profitably, adapt continuously and grow sustainably. In 1992, SAP AG purchased Sapient Systems and SAP Southern Africa, the first wholly owned Subsidiary of SAP was established in South Africa. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device, SAP empowers people and organisations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, SAP Africa began operations in 1982. Today SAP Africa has over 500 employees with offices in Southern, East, West and French speaking Africa countries.

IBM

IBM

Gold Partner(s)

IBM is a leading global technology and solutions provider and the world’s largest consulting organization. IBM’s end-to-end global capabilities include: Services, Software, Information Technology Systems, Research and Financing. Operating in more than 170 countries, with over 350,000 employees, IBM creates business value for its clients through integrated solutions that leverage innovative IT and deep business insights.

IBM has supplied products and solutions to Senegal since the 1940’s. IBM is delivering high-value solutions and services to meet the growing needs of clients in Senegal while working with a number of business partners. We serve clients in sectors like telecommunications, finance and government. The expanded presence in Senegal allows IBM to increase its level of service, deliver more complex and high-value solutions such as cloud computing and business analytics.

Internet Solutions

Internet Solutions

Gold Partner(s)

Internet Solutions (IS) Kenya – A division of Dimension Data is a Pan-African Internet service provider to public and private sector organizations on the continent. With expertise in connectivity services, MPLS, data centre services, offsite backup, Project Management, Consulting, Security, , Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and many other offerings end to end solutions for business technology needs.
We have been providing innovative end-to-end telco solutions and related services for more than 21 years. Today, IS is at the forefront of Internet Protocol-based technologies and we build solutions and services tailored to the increasingly complex demands of organizations across the enterprise, public sector, global carrier and growing small-to-medium business sectors.
In June 2014, Internet Solutions acquired Continuity SA – A disaster recovery Specialist with the largest recovery facilities in Southern Africa to provide clients with a greater depth of business continuity management services and information technology (IT) disaster recovery services, data replication, syndicated hardware and work-area recovery services with Business Continuity Management (BCM) expertise.

Mimecast

Mimecast

Gold Partner(s)

AGC

AGC

Dinner Partner

AGC is a global solutions integrator, representing the world’s leading brands in the fields of unified communications, network infrastructure and datacenters, cybersecurity (CYBER-i), and enterprise applications to evolve the customer’s digital landscape. AGC’s ability to tailor solutions across quadrants is strengthened through its delivery of seamless customer support services. A leader in enterprise communications in India, AGC has a significant presence across the Middle East, Africa, North America, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, the Philippines, and the UK, serving over 3,000 customers in collaboration with global technology leaders like Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Avaya, Intel Security, Juniper, Cisco, Shoretel, Verint, and Polycom, among others.

For more information about IDC's East Africa CIO Summit 2017, please contact:

Deepa Ahuja, Conference Director | dahuja@idc.com | +91 981874 7089