Computer News - In Brief


- Telkom, Vodacom and Absa have entered into a strategic alliance aimed at the development and marketing of communications and banking solutions between the three. The agreement will not be exclusive.

- Annex Distribution is now the sole distributor of Samsung hard drives in Africa. The Gauteng-based company recently finalised the exclusive deal to provide the local market with Samsung hard drive technology and related support services.

- A new paper, written out of the Namibian AfricaSource conference held earlier this year, offers insight into the struggles faced by African FOSS developers.