DIGITAL HEALTH & AFRICA

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How can technology strengthen African infrastructures and economies?

Recognizing the importance of the digital transformation and its potential impact on African infrastructures and economies, Microsoft hosted high-level government officials, select innovators, and Microsoft representatives from across the Middle East and Africa at two-day events held in Nairobi and Dakar in early March. With sessions on health, agriculture, transport, taxes and justice, attendees had the opportunity to discuss opportunities,…
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10 Considerations about Health Technology and the Cloud in East Africa

Healthcare is largely data-intensive and collaborative in nature, with considerable amounts of data processing and storage needs. Cloud-based solutions are readily available to users through the internet, lowering operating and storage costs, streamlining services, offering offsite capabilities, and updating easily. Cloud-based solutions are common and expanding in many sectors globally but what does it mean for healthcare in East Africa?…
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