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Debunking three common cloud-based enterprise software myths
Debunking three common cloud-based enterprise software myths

Enterprise software will increasingly reside in the cloud. In some rare situations, on-premise instances of enterprise software will be desirable...

By Raymond Jones 3 days ago

Could automation be the answer to SA's skills shortage?
Could automation be the answer to SA's skills shortage?

According to a 2018 Pew Research report, some 900,000 people born in South Africa were living abroad in 2017, most of who were skilled professionals...

3 days ago

Digital transformation in the printing industry
Digital transformation in the printing industry

Digital transformation is the new buzzword in the technology industry, but what does it mean for the printing industry?

By Toby Wells 17 Apr 2019

Bringing AI to the data centre
Bringing AI to the data centre

It's time to bring AI to the data centre. SA Businesses especially those involved in data centre management should start adopting and embracing AI now if they still want to continue to be relevant.

By Jim Holland 17 Apr 2019

Robots need you - automation is creating jobs
Robots need you - automation is creating jobs

Robot workers replacing human jobs - the debate of the decade. In reality, the opposite looks true...

17 Apr 2019

Trends shaping the future of product management
Trends shaping the future of product management

We have witnessed significant change in market conditions in the last decade...

By Annu Augustine 17 Apr 2019

2019 WSIS Forum concludes highlighting contributions of tech in achieving SDGs
2019 WSIS Forum concludes highlighting contributions of tech in achieving SDGs

The recently concluded 10th World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum emphasised the importance of the WSIS Action Lines as a key United Nations framework for progress on the Sustainable Development Goals...

17 Apr 2019

How to help customers embrace business intelligence
How to help customers embrace business intelligence

Data by itself is useless. For it to have any real, tangible value, one must be able to turn data into information...

16 Apr 2019

MEST Africa Summit.
MEST Africa comes to Nairobi

MEST Africa and Microsoft announce 2019 Pan-African tech summit in Nairobi...

16 Apr 2019

Facebook quizzes could get your identity stolen
Facebook quizzes could get your identity stolen

What kind of pizza are you? Which Disney pet are you? Which celebrity would be your perfect match?

16 Apr 2019

5 SME big data myths demystified
5 SME big data myths demystified

Despite positive case studies and the increasing uptake of analytical capabilities by large businesses, some SMEs are still sceptical...

15 Apr 2019

Affiliate Centre to prepare SA for 4IR
Affiliate Centre to prepare SA for 4IR

Government is set to launch the Affiliate Centre which will ensure South African industries move at an enhanced speed towards the fourth industrial revolution (4IR)...

15 Apr 2019

Landmark NYSE listing for Africa's unicorn, Jumia
Landmark NYSE listing for Africa's unicorn, Jumia

Pan-African e-commerce platform, Jumia, has become the first African startup to list on the New York Stock Exchange...

15 Apr 2019

Poor security practices in the cloud
Poor security practices in the cloud

So far this year, there have been five documented cases of organisations exposing their private data due to misconfigured S3 buckets or cloud databases...

By Lori MacVittie 12 Apr 2019

Securing your data across hybrid and multi-cloud environments
Securing your data across hybrid and multi-cloud environments

Security has always been one of the biggest concerns when moving data into the cloud...

By Modeen Malick 12 Apr 2019

Gary Allemann, MD of Master Data Management
Governance, CX and a tale of data in the insurance industry

Insurance is typically something people resent having to spend money on and is therefore often seen as a grudge purchase...

By Gary Allemann 12 Apr 2019

Data governance, CX and a tale of data in the insurance industry
Data governance, CX and a tale of data in the insurance industry

Insurance is typically something people resent having to spend money on and is therefore often seen as a grudge purchase...

By Gary Allemann 12 Apr 2019

#StartupStory: iHappify, the new business on the block
#StartupStory: iHappify, the new business on the block

The first quarter of 2019 has seen new business development in an uncategorised industry of making people happy...

By Evan-Lee Courie 12 Apr 2019

Deploy a private cloud to minimise losses
Deploy a private cloud to minimise losses

The past month has focused the spotlight sharply on the necessity to deal with the real possibility of having a loss of access to one's data...

By Simon Hwang 12 Apr 2019

Retailers expected to pump $12bn into AI by 2023
Retailers expected to pump $12bn into AI by 2023

Global spending by retailers on artificial intelligence (AI) services will reach $12 billion by 2023, up from an estimated $3.6 billion in 2019...

12 Apr 2019

Vodacom bans plastic bags across its stores
Vodacom bans plastic bags across its stores

Vodacom on Tuesday, 9 April, announced that it will no longer be issuing plastic bags to customers at its stores, replacing them with brown paper bags...

12 Apr 2019

How autonomous IT and security solutions will enable proactive IT departments
How autonomous IT and security solutions will enable proactive IT departments

The cybersecurity of a business is still largely reliant on the people within each company's IT department...

By Pieter Engelbrecht 11 Apr 2019

Will our homes become too smart for us?
Will our homes become too smart for us?

Increased insurance risks posed by the Internet of Things...

11 Apr 2019

Using Smart Agriculture-as-a-Service to secure tomorrow's food supplies
Using Smart Agriculture-as-a-Service to secure tomorrow's food supplies

As the backbone of developing economies, agriculture not only serves to feed a nation but creates employment and, often, contributes significantly to the GDP...

11 Apr 2019

#InspiringFiftySA 2019 opens for nominations
#InspiringFiftySA 2019 opens for nominations

This year marks the third edition of Inspiring Fifty South Africa, a non-profit initiative that benchmarks and awards the 50 most inspiring women in STEM...

11 Apr 2019

Less green through more data protection?
Less green through more data protection?

In IT, there are two goals that contradict each other at first glance...

By Hayden Sadler 11 Apr 2019

Intelsat and Aldea Solutions enter partnership
Intelsat and Aldea Solutions enter partnership

Intelsat and Aldea Solutions announced that the two companies have entered a peering relationship...

10 Apr 2019

President appoints commission on fourth industrial revolution
President appoints commission on fourth industrial revolution

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed members of the Presidential Commission on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)...

10 Apr 2019

Phishing attacks predictions for 2019
Phishing attacks predictions for 2019

It is becoming better understood that, in order to stop phishing attacks, we need to be able to see them coming...

10 Apr 2019

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