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#GartnerSYM: A lesson in disaster recovery
#GartnerSYM: A lesson in disaster recovery

The who's who in IT leadership filled the Cape Town International Convention Centre this week for this year's much anticipated Gartner Symposium/ITxpo...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 11 hours ago

#GartnerSYM: Aspiring African innovators to watch
#GartnerSYM: Aspiring African innovators to watch

The Gartner Aspiring Innovators programme has for a second year identified early-stage tech startups from the African continent...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 1 day ago

BlackBerry to cease making smartphones
BlackBerry to cease making smartphones

It's the end of an era. BlackBerry, the once-dominant maker of devices that kept business executives glued to their e-mail, will no longer develop its own phones...

4 hours ago

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Customer engagement software revolutionises Mr Price Group's operations, delivers ROI

Six months into deploying Interactive Intelligence's customer engagement software suite, Customer Interaction Centre™ at its 621- and 30-seat contact centres in Durban, Mr Price Group has seen improved operations and realised its ROI....

2 days ago

#GartnerSYM: Turning digital threat into opportunity
#GartnerSYM: Turning digital threat into opportunity

Digital transformation... not just a business buzzword, but a modern business reality...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 2 days ago

Digital transformation: the CIO experience
Digital transformation: the CIO experience

With technology constantly evolving, your next disrupter or partner could be right around the corner. CIOs need to perceive opportunities...

23 Sep 2016

Registration for GovTech 2016 ICT awards is now open
Registration for GovTech 2016 ICT awards is now open

Throughout the world, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) innovation has been credited as one of the key contributors to the development of the most advanced economies...

22 Sep 2016

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Google's bid for smarter messaging hits market

US internet giant Google launched Wednesday a smart messaging app aimed at muscling into a busy market with popular rivals...

22 Sep 2016

Google smartphone expected at 4 Oct. event
Google smartphone expected at 4 Oct. event

Google late Monday sent out invitations to an event on 4 October, hinting that the internet titan will show off a new smartphone...

21 Sep 2016

How free-2-play is driving digital entrepreneurship and innovation
How free-2-play is driving digital entrepreneurship and innovation

When it comes to the cutthroat world of selling consumer products and services, anything peddled 'for free' is often sneered at...

By Jason Ried 21 Sep 2016

New app improves fresh produce industry business automation
New app improves fresh produce industry business automation

Claims made by customers regarding the quality of produce erodes the value that gets paid back to the grower in the fresh produce marketing industry...

20 Sep 2016

Busting Industrial Internet of Things myths
Busting Industrial Internet of Things myths

There is no doubt that the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) market is evolving quickly. In the report Digital Transformation - an Internet of Things Perspective...

By Dan Matthews 20 Sep 2016

Mobility, cloud services driving digital business agendas
Mobility, cloud services driving digital business agendas

The adoption of enterprise mobility and cloud services by businesses in South Africa is helping to drive digital transformation initiatives...

20 Sep 2016

The Internet of Things is here to stay
The Internet of Things is here to stay

The Internet of Things - an ecosystem of smart, connected devices and sensors that talk to each other and take independent, automated action...

16 Sep 2016

Eight most influential technologies in business
Eight most influential technologies in business

PwC has identified the Internet of Things alongside virtual reality and 3D printing...

15 Sep 2016

Digital Geekaship programme launches Campus Battle
Digital Geekaship programme launches Campus Battle

To address the lack of ICT skills, Infoware Systems has developed an annual internship programme that helps students bridge the gap...

15 Sep 2016

Nominations open for annual Red Hat Innovation Awards
Nominations open for annual Red Hat Innovation Awards

Open source solutions provider, Red Hat, has announced that it is accepting nominations for the 2017 Red Hat Innovation Awards...

14 Sep 2016

UK tech sector in shakeup under Hewlett Packard deal
UK tech sector in shakeup under Hewlett Packard deal

British group Micro Focus will merge with some of Hewlett Packard Enterprise's software assets, the pair said, in a further consolidation...

12 Sep 2016

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Security vs productivity: The mobile device management conundrum

Given the significant productivity benefits delivered by mobility, it is unsurprising to note that it is fast becoming a way of life in many organisations...

By Viesturs Zalaiskalns 9 Sep 2016

Digital transformation: The new face of business in a mobile-first, cloud-first world
Digital transformation: The new face of business in a mobile-first, cloud-first world

Technology has become ubiquitous and central to growth...

By Nir Tenzer 9 Sep 2016

HP Enterprise to spin off non-core software assets
HP Enterprise to spin off non-core software assets

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced plans Wednesday to spin off its non-core software assets, to be merged with British software group Micro Focus...

9 Sep 2016

Africa could be large market opportunity for gaming
Africa could be large market opportunity for gaming

It's no secret that eSports, or online gaming, is a growing phenomena both in South Africa and across the rest of the continent...

8 Sep 2016

Dell-EMC merger forms largest privately-controlled tech company
Dell-EMC merger forms largest privately-controlled tech company

Dell has completed its $67 billion acquisition of EMC Corporation, which goes down as the largest merger in tech history...

8 Sep 2016

Genesys to acquire Interactive Intelligence in $1.4b deal
Genesys to acquire Interactive Intelligence in $1.4b deal

Genesys and Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement...

6 Sep 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Five things to consider before buying software for your business

Deciding on software may seem like a simple choice, but it can ultimately have a significant impact on the future of your company. Align your business with the right software and the sky is the limit...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 5 Sep 2016

Pictured from left: Eric Thimba and Porgie Gachui, co-founders of Mookh; Wandia Gichuru, CEO, and Makena Mutwiri, head of Marketing of Vivo Active Wear; Mark Zuckerberg, Ime Archibong, Emeka Afigbo of Facebook; Edna Kwinga, HR officer, and Marie Amuti, UX designer of Twiga Foods.
Zuckerberg sees entrepreneurial energy in Africa

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is in Africa to learn and share his dream of a connected world. Zuckerberg, who co-founded the social networking site...

2 Sep 2016

Source: JCSE/Wits University
Tshimologong: Wits' new digital innovation hub

The University of the Witwatersrand and its partners in government, business and industry have officially launched the Wits Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct...

1 Sep 2016

Dell-EMC merger set to finalise
Dell-EMC merger set to finalise

Dell Inc. and EMC Corp. has announced that they intend to close a transaction to combine Dell and EMC on Wednesday, 7 September...

31 Aug 2016

Microsoft SA 2016 Partner of the Year Awards winners list
Microsoft SA 2016 Partner of the Year Awards winners list

Microsoft South Africa announced the winners and finalists of the Microsoft 2016 Partner of the Year Awards during an exclusive event last week...

29 Aug 2016

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