Liquid C2, part of the Cassava Technologies group, has initiated a significant partnership with Google Cloud, as evidenced by their recent Memorandum of Understanding [MOU] signing on November 10, 2023. This collaboration is set to revolutionize Liquid C2’s cloud services and cybersecurity capabilities, tailoring them to specific customer needs. The partnership marks a pivotal point for both companies, with Google Cloud expanding its African market presence in cloud and security solutions and Liquid C2 leveraging its regional growth and influence.
Oswald Jumira, CEO of Liquid C2, emphasizes the partnership’s potential to empower a range of customers, from enterprises to small and medium-sized businesses, through Google Cloud’s advanced data analytics, security, and AI-driven tools. This aligns with Cassava Technologies’ mission to foster a digitally inclusive Africa.
Umesh Vemuri, Google Cloud’s VP of Strategic Pursuits, highlights the alignment of this partnership with Google’s broader commitment to investing in Africa, focusing on accelerating digital enablement in the region using Google Cloud’s solutions, including AI and machine learning, communication apps, and cybersecurity.
The collaboration primarily focuses on three areas. Firstly, it aims to enhance customer data integration and leverage through analytics and AI, including breaking down data barriers and maximizing data utilization. Secondly, it intends to bolster cybersecurity, offering customers Google’s advanced security solutions to protect their operations. Thirdly, the partnership will promote enhanced collaboration and creativity by providing access to Google Workspace and generative AI tools, thereby enabling efficient and secure teamwork from any location.