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The dawn of medical cities
The dawn of medical cities

Within our lifetime, the global population is set to grow and change demographics at a rate unseen by previous generations. This puts enormous pressures on all industries, but specifically health care...

By John Raspin 26 Mar 2015 08:23

UC and the IoT are shaping the future of business
UC and the IoT are shaping the future of business

Looking back over the past two decades, many technologies have emerged that have revolutionised the way the world works, interacts and communicates. However, none have been as disruptive as the internet as a force for change...

20 Mar 2015 11:54

Tourism, hospitality and small business app launched
Tourism, hospitality and small business app launched

Awesome South Africa is a mobile application that presents a platform to promote products, services and establishments in a wide range of industries for the benefit of vendors and merchants...

20 Mar 2015 11:41

Jamming was to stop drones, says Mahlobo
Jamming was to stop drones, says Mahlobo

State Security Minister David Mahlobo this week insisted that the jamming device used in Parliament during the state of the nation address was designed to stop the operation of drones in parliamentary air space, and prevent cellphones being used as triggers for explosive devices.

18 Mar 2015 07:14

Industry 4.0 - where the Internet of Things meets industry
Industry 4.0 - where the Internet of Things meets industry

When we talk about the Internet of Things (IoT), we tend to think of connected homes and smart devices making our lives easier and more efficient through the use of technology. However, when the same technology is applied to manufacturing, the potential for improvements is immense...

By Klaus Dieter Rennert 17 Mar 2015 11:56

Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa launched
Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa launched

An inaugural conference of the Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa was recently held, officially establishing the Forum as an active player in the development of the country's Wi-Fi sector...

16 Mar 2015 15:03

Study finds that children are encountering dangerous content on the internet
Study finds that children are encountering dangerous content on the internet

The Kaspersky Lab study 'Children Online' has revealed that, in 2014, 68% of users of Kaspersky Lab's Parental Control technologies encountered inappropriate or dangerous content online...

16 Mar 2015 14:41

How the NSP industry will impact the provision of Internet Access into Africa
How the NSP industry will impact the provision of Internet Access into Africa

From the recent South African SONA and Budget Speech 2015, it is clear that the development of the country's ICT sector has become a focus area for South African government...

By Edward Lawrence 14 Mar 2015 11:50

Enormous business benefits from SSL certificates
Enormous business benefits from SSL certificates

A greater adoption of Secure Socket Layers (SSL) certificates is essential if website owners want to better their Google search engine rankings...

13 Mar 2015 09:06

How web meetings help your B2B business to grow
How web meetings help your B2B business to grow

Any B2B company likely has its fair share of meetings amongst colleagues, vendors and clients. Several years ago, there were only two primary ways in which these meetings could take place, either over a telephone conference call, or face to face...

By John Reiley 11 Mar 2015 09:52

IT Leaders Africa Summit gets new sponsor
IT Leaders Africa Summit gets new sponsor

Performanta has confirmed as a platinum sponsor at IT Leaders Africa Summit, taking place from 18-19 March 2015 at The Maslow Hotel in Johannesburg...

11 Mar 2015 09:47

R2K up in arms over FPB's internet censorship proposals
R2K up in arms over FPB's internet censorship proposals

The Right2Know Campaign has called on the public to reject the Film and Publications Board's (FPB) proposals to censor the internet in South Africa...

11 Mar 2015 07:02

What can we expect from Windows 10?
What can we expect from Windows 10?

The impending release of Windows 10 was officially announced to the public in October 2014...

By Ruben Naicker 9 Mar 2015 12:36

Findings of Gemalto's investigations into the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption
Findings of Gemalto's investigations into the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption

Following the release of a report by a news website in February 2015, Gemalto has conducted an investigation...

2 Mar 2015 13:21

Oracle Technology Day - Book your free ticket now
Oracle Technology Day - Book your free ticket now

Don't miss the opportunity to be one of the executives at this free event!..

Issued by 4 Dimensions Advertising 2 Mar 2015 10:30

The Internet of Things can facilitate connected business transformation
The Internet of Things can facilitate connected business transformation

Technology is becoming increasingly sophisticated and the world is more connected than ever before. The way we shop, work, play and interact has become intrinsically linked with this connected technology...

By Shailendra Singh and Siby Abraham 27 Feb 2015 12:23

Hetzner receives Frost & Sullivan Market Leadership Award
Hetzner receives Frost & Sullivan Market Leadership Award

Based on its recent analysis of the web hosting market, Frost & Sullivan has recognised Hetzner with the 2014 South African Frost & Sullivan Market Leadership Award for excellence in capturing the highest market share within its industry...

20 Feb 2015 11:48

WAPA Predictions for 2015
WAPA Predictions for 2015

In December, the news is full of reviews and analysis of the year gone by, while predictions are notoriously difficult, WAPA has focused on the trends impacting the wireless industry and predicts the following for 2015...

17 Feb 2015 10:09

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

[Learn Accounting] It's about people, team fit and technology
[Learn Accounting] It's about people, team fit and technology

At Tuesday's Learn Accounting launch, Jacqui Kew, Associate Professor at the UCT College of Accounting, explained that students are of the mindset that achieving very high marks is the most important thing...

By Jessica Taylor 12 Feb 2015 12:15

UCT introduces Learn Accounting: new online teaching platform
UCT introduces Learn Accounting: new online teaching platform

University of Cape Town's College of Accounting has developed an innovative teaching platform to help Zulu-, Xhosa-speaking accounting students master complex principles...

12 Feb 2015 11:10

South African first township BMX oval gets ICT facility
South African first township BMX oval gets ICT facility

It's the MTN SA Foundation's mandate to connect communities and provide people with the tools to create a better life for themselves. In so doing, the Foundation has partnered with the Velokhaya Life Cycling Academy to establish an ICT facility and upgrade South Africa's first township BMX oval in Khayelitsha...

10 Feb 2015 14:30

NAPAfrica hits target
NAPAfrica hits target

NAPAfrica has announced that it has achieved its goal of becoming one of Africa's largest internet exchanges...

10 Feb 2015 06:27

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

Vodacom e-school offers unlimited access to education content
Vodacom e-school offers unlimited access to education content

Vodacom introduced its education portal, Vodacom e-school - a learning platform with internet access to education content sites - at Riet Valley Combined School, KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday, 5 February...

6 Feb 2015 10:40

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

Satellite - where and why?
Satellite - where and why?

Surprisingly, the debate surrounding satellite as a feasible and sustainable communication technology continues...

By Dr Dawie de Wet 2 Feb 2015 13:30

The age of Wi-Fi Calling
The age of Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi Calling is expected to change how African consumers and businesses benefit from mobile communication in 2015...

2 Feb 2015 13:11

WiFi TV sees growth in citizen journalism
WiFi TV sees growth in citizen journalism

Citizen journalism using video news through WiFi TV, a hyper-localised video-on-demand solution enabled for unlimited access to users of the Tshwane Free Wi-Fi service, is growing rapidly in the City of Tshwane...

30 Jan 2015 11:30

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