Kudzai Manditereza, CEO
Kudzai Manditereza is the Founder and CEO of Cygnus Engine, an IIoT startup based in South Africa. Cygnus Engine is an Industrial IoT Software as a Service built on top of a robust and secure Microsoft Azure platform. It is intended for system integrators, engineers, technicians and companies in the water and waste-water, industrial machines, photovoltaics, building management, energy monitoring, smart metering, oil and gas and irrigation industries etc.
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