26 Jan 2012

BCX joins list of Cloud Africa sponsors

The organisers of Cloud Africa are delighted to announce that Business Connexion (BCX) have confirmed their support of the inaugural Cloud Africa conference and exhibition, taking place in Johannesburg on the 23-24 May.

Business Connexion have extensive expertise in the Cloud arena and they will bring this experience to day 1 of the conference.

And who better to represent them at Cloud Africa than Mr Andy Brauer, their Chief Technology Officer. Don't miss your chance to learn about cloud in Africa from the experts!

Andrew John Brauer has extensive local and international ICT experience and is involved in researching and introducing new technologies to create business value. His strengths include networking telecommunications, system management, open source software development and service-orientated architecture, and now developing cloud computing models.

Brauer has worked on most of the technologies in the ICT arena. These include: electronics, telecommunication, software development, system and network management, system integration, strategy, operations, management and business development.

The leadership roles which he has held over the years include technical director, chief information officer and executive director. His current role is CTO – being internally
and externally focused. He is on the Research and Advisory panel of the Mereka Institute at the Council for Industrial and Science and a runner up in the ITWeb Visonary awards for 2011.


BCX will also be sponsoring the VAS Africa event in July, and the Com World Series' flag ship event - AfricaCom in November.