We help African businesses flourish online.

Regulus is a technology consultancy based in Nairobi, Kenya. We combine technical and business expertise to help our clients make effective use of web technologies to grow their business online.

Our engineering team builds robust, scalable web applications to support any business process, from e-commerce and school applications to encrypted fraud reporting systems and complex data visualisations. Build your digital business



Businesses are finding alternatives to SMS communication

Smartphone usage in Kenya is growing rapidly, and businesses are starting to provide data-based alternatives to SMS services. → Read more

Mobile users account for 50% of Internet traffic in Kenya

Smartphone usage in Kenya is growing dramatically, and with it, Internet access for a large number of people. There are some unique considerations when designing for mobile in Kenya. → Read more

Cash on Delivery

Cash on delivery as a payment option for online purchases in Kenya has proliferated in recent years. This is due, in large part, to adoption of this model by large retailers. We argue that this is not a sustainable model in the long term. → Read more

M-Pesa Instant Payment Notification

An (unofficial) guide to M-Pesa's Instant Payment Notification service. We shed some light on the M-Pesa Instant Payment Notification (IPN) service and answer some of the common questions that our clients raise, based on our experience of using it for a variety of applications. → Read more