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SaaS implementation is key to business survival
SaaS implementation is key to business survival

According to Gartner research, by 2020 all new entrants and 80% of historical vendors will offer subscription-based business models...

1 day ago

Multilingual broadcast journalist-turned-real estate entrepreneur, Rokelle Sun.
#AfricaMonth: Encouraging female African business leaders from the other side of the world

US-based real estate entrepreneur Rokelle Sun's philanthropic mission is to encourage young girls to pursue careers and success in the underrepresented fields, particularly in Africa, where she spent part of her childhood. She explains this, as well as her love of new experiences like aerophotography, and some of the highs and lows of her earlier career as a multilingual broadcast journalist...

By Leigh Andrews 3 days ago

DMaaS - a solution for the mining digital revolution?
DMaaS - a solution for the mining digital revolution?

Mining has always been an intensive industry, from the perspective of resources, time, labour and people safety...

15 May 2019

The importance of multi-operator connectivity in SA
The importance of multi-operator connectivity in SA

The many challenges in South Africa present a unique chance for the country to evolve in its approach to new and innovative technologies and their applications...

By Tony Smallwood 14 May 2019

Why companies cling to legacy systems
Why companies cling to legacy systems

Innovative companies know they must embrace digital transformation in their business to stay competitive in the world of the fourth industrial revolution...

By Nere Jansen van Vuuren, Issued by Principa 13 May 2019

Cyber attacks target Operational Technology
Cyber attacks target Operational Technology

Environments running Operational technology (OT) are stepping up their focus on cybersecurity amid a growing number of attacks...

8 May 2019

Q&A: Marko Salic on digitally transforming retail and supply chain solutions
Q&A: Marko Salic on digitally transforming retail and supply chain solutions

Argility is a South African enterprise software development and services company focussing on using industry 4.0 technologies in the retail and supply chain arena...

By Evan-Lee Courie 3 May 2019

Enterprise software development must be underpinned by trust and transparency
Enterprise software development must be underpinned by trust and transparency

Transparency is a concept that has become increasingly important in the business world...

By Ross McLaren 29 Apr 2019

The new digital divide is between people who opt out of algorithms and people who don't
The new digital divide is between people who opt out of algorithms and people who don't

Every aspect of life can be guided by artificial intelligence algorithms - from choosing what route to take for your morning commute, to deciding whom to take on a date...

By Anjana Susarla 23 Apr 2019

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...

18 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

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These learners are to represent SA at the Land Rover Schools World Finals

The Land Rover 4x4 in Schools World Finals 2019 is set to take place from 14-15 April and two groups of South African learners are to represent the country at the event...

10 Apr 2019

Local software company shines at hackathon
Local software company shines at hackathon

The recent SBC and RCS Future Cities Hackathon held in Cape Town sought to solve some of the world's most pressing problems...

9 Apr 2019

It's time for women to consider a career in tech
It's time for women to consider a career in tech

Before the introduction of the South African Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, women had no formal recognition as equal citizens...

By Leonie Stanley 5 Apr 2019

What 4IR means in the Namibian context
What 4IR means in the Namibian context

The world is on the verge of a major revolution; while developed countries are keeping pace with major technological advancements...

By Llewellyn le Hané 5 Apr 2019

Practical cloud considerations: security and the decryption conundrum
Practical cloud considerations: security and the decryption conundrum

Most of today's apps are delivered via secure HTTP. That means TLS or the increasingly frowned upon SSL...

By Lori MacVittie 2 Apr 2019

Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'
Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'

Quantum computing and AI and machine learning are dramatically changing the face of computing...

1 Apr 2019

Is an SD-WAN network as secure as my MPLS network?
Is an SD-WAN network as secure as my MPLS network?

Keith Langridge was recently asked whether an SD-WAN is as secure as an MPLS network, and here he gives the answer...

By Keith Langridge 1 Apr 2019

Gaining traction with automation
Gaining traction with automation

Automation continues to gain traction across industry and vertical...

1 Apr 2019

When it comes to managing your data, trust the experts
When it comes to managing your data, trust the experts

Data is arguably the most critical component of any business today...

By Iniel Dreyer 28 Mar 2019

The Matt Brown Show secures Amazon Prime distribution
The Matt Brown Show secures Amazon Prime distribution

The Matt Brown Show takes real African entrepreneurial stories into homes around the world through Amazon Prime...

Issued by Digital Kungfu 27 Mar 2019

The impact of hardware on your licensing costs
The impact of hardware on your licensing costs

One of the biggest challenges when it comes to managing and applying software licenses is that there are many variations available...

By Matthew Poulter 22 Mar 2019

SA software firms primed for international outsourced development
SA software firms primed for international outsourced development

An increasing number of international companies are realising the benefits of outsourcing software development to South Africa...

20 Mar 2019

Why you need to worry about user names and passwords
Why you need to worry about user names and passwords

Threat actors are relentlessly targeting end users for their credentials to penetrate corporate networks...

18 Mar 2019

Altron appoints new CFO
Altron appoints new CFO

Altron has announced Cedric Miller as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective 1 May 2019...

18 Mar 2019

Boeing 737 Max: Air safety, market pressures and cockpit technology
Boeing 737 Max: Air safety, market pressures and cockpit technology

The 737 Max is the best-selling airliner ever. But two have crashed in five months, killing 346, damaging Boeing's future and raising questions about the increasing sophistication of cockpit technology...

By Oihab Allal-Chérif 18 Mar 2019

How can you stay secure at your smart home?
How can you stay secure at your smart home?

All smart home appliances, such as a smart TV, fridge, or thermostat, can become an easy target for cybercriminals...

14 Mar 2019

Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 14 Mar 2019

Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 11 Mar 2019

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