Computer News - In Brief


-Bluekey Software Solutions has launched a new management solution, which integrates the SAP management software with the iPad and iPhone.The Mobility Solutions suite is set to aid managers run their businesses by having instant and complete access to key processes and communications in their companies. "Increasingly, business users are expected to handle critical tasks and decision making in real-time, no matter where they are and this new SAP Business One mobility solution will free MDs and CEOs from the computer as they can now manage their business on the go," said Ms Mala Bhatt, the managing director of Bluekey Kenya. This comes as the penetration of the trend-setting mobile gadgets from Apple deepens in the global market.

-Thirteen visually impaired students from the National University of Rwanda (NUR), on Monday began a 10-day ICT training, funded by the Ministry of Education. The training is taking place at the university's main campus in Huye district.

-The Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON) has been inaugurated as a member of the National Software Policy Committee among other members, with Prof. C.O. Akinyokun as the ChairmanThe 18-man Committee was inaugurated on the 6th of December, 2010 at the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) head quarters, Abuja.