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Martin Walshaw
Time to dump passwords for good?

It's conceivable that one day biometrics may replace passwords completely, across many different services...

By Martin Walshaw 27 Feb 2015 06:20

Is 2015 the year for agile adoption or failure?
Is 2015 the year for agile adoption or failure?

This year may be the year that the pendulum swings towards more rapid adoption, or a large agile failure...

23 Feb 2015 11:57

Junior officials blamed for cellphone jamming
Junior officials blamed for cellphone jamming

Ministers in the Cabinet's security cluster have blamed junior officials for last week's jamming of cellphone signals in the National Assembly, saying the executive was not involved at an operational level as this had been left to officials...

23 Feb 2015 10:23

KPMG Global Africa Practice launches app to streamline business in Africa - KPMG South Africa
KPMG Global Africa Practice launches app to streamline business in Africa

The KPMG Global Africa Practice has launched their new Africa Business App, which provides businesses and investors with seamless access to the very latest Africa information about doing business across the continent...

Issued by KPMG South Africa 23 Feb 2015 10:20

Parliament was 'under threat'
Parliament was 'under threat'

Government ministers on Thursday claimed there was a major security threat against the country's parliament...

23 Feb 2015 07:52

Jamming not a political decision, says Mahlobo
Jamming not a political decision, says Mahlobo

State Security Minister David Mahlobo says it was not an executive or political decision to use a cellular network jamming device that disrupted the start of SONA last week...

By Wyndham Hartley and Paul Vecchiatto 20 Feb 2015 10:10

Autodesk offers schools free access to its software
Autodesk offers schools free access to its software

Autodesk announced at this year's Innovation Africa conference recently held in Rwanda, that it will offer schools in every country in Africa free access to its professional 3D design software and creativity applications...

20 Feb 2015 10:00

EdTech to increase access to education
EdTech to increase access to education

A focus on education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines is becoming increasingly relevant in South Africa, given the current state of its maths and science education...

18 Feb 2015 11:45

Africa Business App launched by KPMG
Africa Business App launched by KPMG

A new Africa Business App has been launched by the KPMG Global Africa Practice. It will provide businesses and investors with seamless access to the very latest Africa information about doing business across the continent...

17 Feb 2015 11:32

Kalvin Subbadu
Is the future in flash, or is the hard drive here to stay?

With data volumes continuing to increase at an unprecedented rate, capacity has become a critical criterion when it comes to selecting data storage solutions...

By Kalvin Subbadu 15 Feb 2015 16:10

Government launches high-tech mobile app
Government launches high-tech mobile app

Communications Deputy Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has unveiled a mobile app aimed at putting a wealth of information and services at the fingertips of techno-savvy South Africans...

12 Feb 2015 12:35

Round table defines successful mobile apps
Round table defines successful mobile apps

Mobile enterprise apps boost productivity by enabling employees, customers and partners to complete tasks and advance processes at any time, and any place...

12 Feb 2015 11:54

EnterpriseWorx becomes K2 Master Certified Partner
EnterpriseWorx becomes K2 Master Certified Partner

EnterpriseWorx has announced that it has completed the K2 Masters programme and has become the first K2 Master Certified Partner in South Africa...

12 Feb 2015 10:51

Jack Peterson
Four phenomenal ways big data is used to boost traffic to websites

Long gone are the days when one would have to wait till the equity research expert or the market analyst submitted reports before the management could reach a decision...

By Jack Peterson 10 Feb 2015 06:06

Ford to launch Personal Mobility Experience Innovation project
Ford to launch Personal Mobility Experience Innovation project

The Ford has announced that it will be launching the Personal Mobility Experience Innovation project later this month...

5 Feb 2015 12:10

The globalisation of the African continent
The globalisation of the African continent

Data consumption continues to grow at an incredible pace globally. Over 90% of all the data in the world was created in the past two years, and the total amount of data being captured and stored by industry doubles almost year on year...

3 Feb 2015 14:05

MDM: What's hot and what's not
MDM: What's hot and what's not

There is a broad awakening amongst South African companies that mobile device management (MDM) software for managing mobile phones, tablets, laptops and other portable devices has become a necessity for protecting corporate data...

3 Feb 2015 06:50

Kaspersky Labs takes a look at IT in 2045
Kaspersky Labs takes a look at IT in 2045

Kaspersky Lab's experts have decided to mark the 30th anniversary of the PC by looking into the future and imagining how information technology might develop and change our lives in the new digital realities of 2045...

29 Jan 2015 11:40

Eastern Cape Education Development Trust initiates large-scale telematics roll-out
Eastern Cape Education Development Trust initiates large-scale telematics roll-out

In partnership with the Department of Education and SU, the Eastern Cape Education Development Trust - a programme managed by the National Business Initiative - has initiated a large-scale roll-out of 50 telematics centres in secondary schools across the province...

22 Jan 2015 14:00

ERP must be flexible to survive, says Palladium
ERP must be flexible to survive, says Palladium

An ERP system that is not sufficiently flexible to meet changing business demands is an anchor not a sail, holding the business back, not driving it forward, according to a Gartner report...

21 Jan 2015 12:08

Veeam predicts fundamental change for the IT industry
Veeam predicts fundamental change for the IT industry

Veeam predicts that 2015 will see fundamental changes across the IT industry, driven by end-users demanding 24/7 access to data and applications...

20 Jan 2015 13:17

[Orchids & Onions] 'Techies' should be user-friendly
[Orchids & Onions] 'Techies' should be user-friendly

The reality of the great technological society in which we live is that new projects are often a case of the one-eyed man leading the blind...

By Brendan Seery 20 Jan 2015 08:00

Martin Doyle
Is the data in Your CRM a ticking time bomb?

Customer relationship management (CRM) has moved from specialist term to buzzword, and now, into the core of business...

By Martin Doyle 15 Jan 2015 10:46

Gauteng schools step into the future
Gauteng schools step into the future

With inland schools having opened up last week, learners in seven Gauteng schools are walking into a new era of the digital classroom, which will connect them to a world of endless educational opportunities...

14 Jan 2015 13:15

Bez Sangari
Warm-ware: schools readiness for ET

As with any technology, there are always early adopters, followed by users who implement the technology when it is already accepted, and finally late adopters, those who implement the technology after it is being widely used...

By Bez Sangari 13 Jan 2015 14:30

Peter Simpson
The Tale of the Tortoise and the Hare

The South African pay-TV market is undergoing a tsunami of change as the country embarks upon the road towards full-scale digitisation. This provides the backdrop for a dramatic change in the viewing habits of millions of TV consumers...

By Peter Simpson 12 Jan 2015 11:56

Samsung's smart education approach engages students, teachers through tech
Samsung's smart education approach engages students, teachers through tech

Teachers are leveraging technology to improve the standard of learning, and looking for solutions that will allow them to teach in a way that meets the expectations of their digitally-native students and prepare them to operate effectively in the modern-day workforce...

29 Dec 2014 06:00

ESET joins Facebook to offer free security service
ESET joins Facebook to offer free security service

IT security vendor launches ESET Online Scanner for Facebook to protect all Facebook users against malware...

4 Dec 2014 10:08

The 'good enough' principle really is...
The 'good enough' principle really is...

The 'good enough' principle has been around for a few years now, especially in the software development world...

4 Dec 2014 07:25

Can a business be too agile?
Can a business be too agile?

Agile development has been embraced by businesses around the world. It improves speed to market by cutting down on the development cycle. If done properly, it improves the quality of output and mitigates risks...

3 Dec 2014 14:44

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