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The Gartner Aspiring Innovators for 2017

by Jeffrey Mann  |  September 20, 2017

For the third time, we ran a programme at this year's Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Cape Town that highlights local high tech startups from Africa. We asked on Twitter, LinkedIn and...

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5 Reasons Why Technology Startups Should Attend the Gartner Tech Growth and Innovation Conference

by Hank Barnes  |  April 18, 2017

You are an innovator.  You’ve created a new technology driven product or service (e.g. software, SaaS, or maybe a new IT service) that you are selling to enterprises (whether they...

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Looking for 2017's African Aspiring Innovators

by Jeffrey Mann  |  March 7, 2017

Now in its third year, the search has started for the Aspiring Innovators to be highlighted at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo Africa 2017. It will put the spotlight on interesting African...

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Timing is Everything -- When is it right?

by Hank Barnes  |  June 30, 2015

I recently saw this short (under 7 minutes!) TED talk from Bill Gross on why startups succeed.  It is a must watch for any startup--or, perhaps more importantly, anyone thinking about...

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Startups from DisruptSF - Finxi

by Vassil Mladjov  |  September 12, 2013

This is another startup that people in the Banking may find interesting. Well, not just in banking but in many sectors where you need to share a file in a...

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Remembering a Lesson Learned the Hard Way

by Hank Barnes  |  May 28, 2013

Today, I attended the funeral for Rashid Khan, my former boss at Ultimus.  Rashid passed away over the weekend after a long battle with cancer.   He was an interesting man...

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