Dimension Data concludes job cuts as firm consolidates

Thursday 1 October 2020 | 09:38 CET | News
Dimension Data has concluded its redundancy round as the company consolidates, ITWeb reported, citing founder and executive chairman Jeremy Ord and CEO Grant Bodley. DiData announced on 15 May that it would start a Section 189 consultation to result in the retrenchment of about 480 employees, as it brought the four brands Dimension Data, Internet Solutions, Britehouse and ContinuitySA together as single operating entity under the Dimension Data name. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: IT
Companies: Dimension Data / IBM / Internet Solutions
Countries: South Africa
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


DiData faces ZAR 441 mln suit from ex-chairman

Published 09 Nov 2020 14:30 CET | South Africa
Former Dimension Data (DiData) board chairman Andile Ngcaba's discrimination lawsuit is set to be heard in court this week as the ...

Dimension Data expands managed services offering in Middle East

Published 05 Oct 2020 10:57 CET | Middle East
Dimension Data has announced the expansion of its Managed Services in the Middle East. It has extended its Managed Services ...

Dimension Data begins construction of data centre in South Africa

Published 29 Sep 2020 08:43 CET | South Africa
Dimension Data has begun construction on its Johannesburg 1 Data Centre, which is designed according to tier 3 standards and will ...

Dimension Data unifies Middle East operations under new head

Published 14 Jul 2020 12:59 CET | Middle East
The company's strategy in the region will focus around five go-to-market areas, including Intelligent Infrastructure, intelligent ...

Dimension Data to cut 480 jobs in South Africa under brand consolidation

Published 18 May 2020 08:43 CET | South Africa
Dimension Data has confirmed that it has engaged in a Section 189 consultation process in South Africa that will result in the ...

Internet Solutions says job cuts likely once it is absorbed by Dimension Data brand

Published 13 Mar 2020 09:55 CET | South Africa
South Africa's Internet Solutions has announced potential job cuts after it amalgamates with Dimension Data, MyBroadband reports. ...

Dimension Data unifies operations in South Africa under single name

Published 11 Mar 2020 11:48 CET | South Africa
Dimension Data announced it will operate under one name going forward in South Africa, to better serve its clients. On 1 April, ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Oct Facebook Q3
25 Oct Dtac Q3 2021
25 Oct Calix Q3 2021
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct Twitter Q3 2021
26 Oct MediaTek Q3
26 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
26 Oct SK hynix Q3
26 Oct Orange group Q3 2021
26 Oct Siminn Q3 2021
26 Oct KPN Q3 2021
26 Oct NENT Q3 2021
26 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2021
26 Oct Corning Q3
26 Oct TIM Brasil Q3 2021
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2021
26 Oct Digital Realty Q3
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
26 Oct Samsung Developer Conference
26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct FCC meeting
27 Oct Vertiv Q3
27 Oct Netgear Q3
27 Oct Megacable Q3
27 Oct Twilio Q3
27 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2021
27 Oct TIM Q3 2021
27 Oct Spotify Q3 2021
27 Oct Android Dev Summit
27 Oct Digital Utilities Europe 2021
::: More Calendar Items