While storage used to be bought in isolation, it's now seldom sold without servers, software, and other network components.
By Bruce Busansky 20 Feb 2014 14:36
So you want to launch yourself into a career in digital this year... so how are you going to do it, and what do you need to achieve your ambition?
7 Feb 2014 15:06
PRETORIA: Efforts by the SA Social Security Agency (SASSA) to clamp down on social grant fraud are yielding positive results, with the agency saving R150m a year.
7 Feb 2014 07:18
TORONTO, CANADA: Since the invention of the internet, suddenly the phrase 'dot com' became the single most powerful word of the century...
By Naseem Javed 6 Feb 2014 09:41
SA's software market will balloon this year as spending is forecast to increase 10.5% to US$518m (R5.7bn)‚ according to the latest International Data Corporation (IDC) market analysis report.
By Samuel Mungadze 5 Feb 2014 10:52
Marian Shinn, the DA's Shadow Minister of Communications, says that the SABC does not have the skills to successfully transition to digital broadcasting before the international deadline of June 2015.
5 Feb 2014 06:11
Local business solutions provider AccTech Systems, in conjunction with Global Micro, a leading African hosted infrastructure IT provider, will be demonstrating its cloud ERP solutions at Africa Mining Indaba 2014. The event will be held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) from 3-6 February 2014.
3 Feb 2014 12:54
Smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices have become essential tools in the business world of today. However...
By Russel Brand 1 Feb 2014 08:43
Ankerdata who has been working closely with the operations team at Hotel Verde and BON Hotels on the property management system protel for "Africa's greenest hotel" may very well be able to claim a world first in hospitality software technology.
30 Jan 2014 10:15
While many companies are still considering how best to implement a BYOD strategy, the emergence of SDx promises additional opportunities for economies to develop, innovate, and grow.
By Malcolm Rabson 23 Jan 2014 13:01
A Ghanaian information and communications technology expert urged the government to place ICT as well as technical and vocational skills in its education and skills development programmes to enhance socio-economic.
8 Jan 2014 11:52
The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry commends the Department of Basic Education (DBE) which has withdrawn its decision to standardise on software tools for the subjects of Computer Application Technology (CAT) and Information Technology (IT) in the senior band of Grades 10-12.
18 Dec 2013 14:59
A light-hearted look at some of the biggest consumer tech failures in tech during 2013.
By Rod Baker 18 Dec 2013 05:46
Minister of Communications, Yunus Carrim, and Deputy Minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, will host a media briefing on Friday, 6 December 2013, to talk about digital migration, broadband and the National ICT Policy Review following Cabinet's decisions on these issues on 4 December.
5 Dec 2013 11:48
The reduction in sales of CD music has been attributed to the emergence of downloadable digital music - and piracy. But will album apps take off in South Africa?
5 Dec 2013 11:05
Transport Minister Dipuo Peters is on public protector Thuli Madonsela's radar for alleged improper conduct involving a tussle over R500m in traffic fines and licence renewal fees.
By Sipho Masombuka 3 Dec 2013 09:33
Zomato.com is a successful restaurant listing website which launched in SA recently.
2 Dec 2013 09:05
First year University of Johannesburg (UJ) students will have to have either a laptop or a tablet for their studies in 2014, the university said.
29 Nov 2013 10:26
Cell C has entered into an agreement that will result in the launch of a mobile virtual network enabler (MVNE) to create a platform for new entrants in the cellphone industry.
By Thabiso Mochiko 29 Nov 2013 07:42
The growth in the use of banking apps and cellphone banking has reportedly been "meteoric" as more consumers trust the services and more service providers enter the market.
28 Nov 2013 06:30
For the past few years, most businesses have focused on improving their end-point security, securing their networks, and worrying about intrusion prevention. This has left them ill-equipped to handle the flood of threats that are entering the organisation at the application layer.
18 Nov 2013 12:46
If you think you're smarter than your smartphone‚ you most likely will not be for long. According to research firm Gartner‚ by 2017 smartphones will be able to predict a consumer's next move‚ their next purchase or interpret actions based on what it knows.
14 Nov 2013 06:59
HELSINKI, FINLAND: In just five years Nokia fell from dominating the mobile phone industry to abandoning the handset business, a swift fall from grace with lessons for market leaders.
11 Nov 2013 09:43
Kobus van Wyk, head of e-learning and education at Mustek discusses the importance of learning institutions to create strategies for the optimal usage of the IT resources available to them, and the role of the computer laboratory in the age of tablet pervasiveness.
6 Nov 2013 10:02
About a million South Africans have fallen victim to cyber crime in the past year and collectively they have been ripped off to the tune of about R3.4bn.
6 Nov 2013 08:26
With a dire lack of skills to counter South Africa's spiralling instances of cyber fraud, it is little surprise that the country ranks third among those most targeted for cyber attacks, says Professor Basie von Solms, director of the University of Johannesburg's (UJ) Centre for Cyber Security.
4 Nov 2013 09:44
Doros Hadjizenonos, sales manager at Check Point South Africa, looks at how failures can be used to boost security - if approached in the right way. With the South African government's recent inauguration of the National Cyber Security Advisory Council (NCAC) - higher emphasis has now been placed on the issue of cyber security threats.
28 Oct 2013 13:22
The role of software development in the development and sustainability of the African economy cannot be overlooked, said Malcolm Rabson, MD of Dariel Solutions.
25 Oct 2013 09:38
Mobile phone company MTN said on Thursday, 24 October that the number of subscribers grew by 1.1% quarter-on-quarter (q/q) to 203.8m in the third quarter of this year.
24 Oct 2013 11:42
In just 24 hours BBM has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android and iPhone users, one of the best single-day openings for a mobile app to date. BBM, the private social network from BlackBerry, is available for free in the App StoreSM and Google Play for immediate download.
23 Oct 2013 14:43
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