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Itec SA expands its Carbon Neutral programme
Itec SA expands its Carbon Neutral programme

Digital and communications solutions provider Itec SA recently announced the expansion of its Carbon Neutral programme...

3 days ago

Visa flexibility would boost SA outsource potential
Visa flexibility would boost SA outsource potential

South Africa's hopes of serving as a global outsource destination to drive foreign investment are achievable according to DigiOutsource, a global enterprise based in Cape Town and serving international gaming clients.

3 days ago

BIM Institute gets a 'thumbs up' to list accredited companies
BIM Institute gets a 'thumbs up' to list accredited companies

The BIM Institute has announced its intention to put in place a company listing page on their website for companies that are internationally certified or BIM accredited - at no cost...

Issued by BIM Institute 15 Feb 2017

What is keeping service organisations' clients awake at night?
What is keeping service organisations' clients awake at night?

With the constant change being experienced in the regulatory environment, especially within the financial sector, there is an increased focus on controls over additional regulatory reporting requirements...

By Gustaaf Kruger, Dean Isaaks 15 Feb 2017

#DesignMonth: Is SA smart-city ready?
#DesignMonth: Is SA smart-city ready?

With the global smart cities market projected to reach $1.56tn by 2020, SA still has much to do in terms of meeting the necessary infrastructure and connectivity requirements to smarten up our cities...

By Sindy Peters 15 Feb 2017

ShowMax, Vodacom offer internet TV service
ShowMax, Vodacom offer internet TV service

ShowMax has launched a mobile-first product with a strong focus on local South African content. It is available exclusively to Vodacom customers on an add-to-bill basis...

10 Feb 2017

#BizTrends2017: Machine learning trends in SA for 2017
#BizTrends2017: Machine learning trends in SA for 2017

Machine learning as a subset of artificial intelligence is an emerging trend in South Africa, with demand for data scientists rising sharply...

7 Feb 2017

BitCo launches its Maximise Channel Partner Programme
BitCo launches its Maximise Channel Partner Programme

National internet and telephony service provider BitCo has launched their Maximise Channel Partner Programme and the name says it all...

Issued by BitCo 2 Feb 2017

Challenging times see farmers turning to smart agriculture
Challenging times see farmers turning to smart agriculture

As arable land continues to shrink, smart agriculture is rising in the global agriculture industry with rural farmers and commercial establishments alike turning to smart agriculture to maximise yields with minimal agricultural inputs...

2 Feb 2017

TPConnects to launch IATA NDC based travel search website for Middle East and Africa
TPConnects to launch IATA NDC based travel search website for Middle East and Africa

TPConnects will be launching ihlah.com, a travel search website accompanied by top-ranked mobile apps for travellers living in the Middle East and Africa region, by the second quarter of 2017...

1 Feb 2017

Acknowledging the value of soft skills in the IT sector
Acknowledging the value of soft skills in the IT sector

Understanding the essential need, and creating an enabling environment, for so-called ‘soft skills' such as marketing, communications and client...

31 Jan 2017

#BizTrends2017: Reimagine work, redefine productivity
#BizTrends2017: Reimagine work, redefine productivity

We are in the midst of a technological revolution, and it's not only blurring the lines between the physical and digital spheres but between how we live and work...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 31 Jan 2017

Riverbed supports Maersk Line's digitalisation strategy
Riverbed supports Maersk Line's digitalisation strategy

In a five-year contract, Riverbed Technology will support Maersk Line's strategy to become the digital leader within the shipping sector...

30 Jan 2017

SA telecoms - the race is on
SA telecoms - the race is on

The South African telecommunications industry is due for some serious disruption in 2017 and beyond. Telco providers will be forced to reevaluate...

By Warren Bonheim 30 Jan 2017

Apple joins group devoted to keeping AI nice
Apple joins group devoted to keeping AI nice

A technology industry alliance devoted to making sure smart machines don't turn against humanity said on Friday that Apple has signed on...

30 Jan 2017

Giorgio Heiman, VP, Africa, Orange Business Services
#BizTrends2017: People-powering the digitalisation process

The number of mobile phone users is expected to hit 4.8 billion in 2017 and 2,55 billion people are predicted to engage on social networks...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 27 Jan 2017

The value blockchain can bring to business
The value blockchain can bring to business

Heralded as “the next internet” due to its revolutionary nature, the blockchain seems set on changing the way we do everything online...

By Saurabh Kumar 26 Jan 2017

ShowMax partners with Seacom in East Africa
ShowMax partners with Seacom in East Africa

Kenyans can now enjoy faster connections with less buffering as ShowMax partnered with SEACOM, a data service provider and the first company to launch broadband...

25 Jan 2017

Yahoo delays sale of core business to Verizon
Yahoo delays sale of core business to Verizon

Yahoo said Monday its $4.8 billion deal to sell its core internet assets to US telecom titan Verizon has been delayed several months...

25 Jan 2017

IT and storage technology predictions for 2017
IT and storage technology predictions for 2017

The explosion of data in today's digital economy has resulted in a fundamental shift from using data to run the business to recognising that data is the business...

By Mark Bregman 24 Jan 2017

Keep our wireless communications industry competitive
Keep our wireless communications industry competitive

South Africa has leapfrogged into the information age with extensive wireless communications services and speedy smartphone adoption...

By Luke Muller 24 Jan 2017

Standard Bank's Shyft Global Wallet app: An international success
Standard Bank's Shyft Global Wallet app: An international success

Following Standard Bank's recent Bronze Medal for the Most Disruptive Innovation at the Efma – Accenture Global Innovation Awards, their Shyft Global Wallet app is continuing to make waves in the finance and tech industry...

Issued by Byte Orbit 23 Jan 2017

Why Naspers could dominate the African MVNO space
Why Naspers could dominate the African MVNO space

Frost & Sullivan recently highlighted the top technology trend predictions for 2017, among them the need for the adoption of content intensive strategies...

By Mauritz Venter 23 Jan 2017

Save your company from corporate cholesterol
Save your company from corporate cholesterol

Up to forty percent of today's Fortune 500 companies will not be around in a decade's time. They will have disappeared into mergers, acquisitions or extinction...

By Brett Parker 23 Jan 2017

How seriously should you take digitalisation?
How seriously should you take digitalisation?

Today's business environment is constantly being disrupted by new market entrants using innovative technology...

By Rick Parry 20 Jan 2017

Five ways tech can enhance government services
Five ways tech can enhance government services

Latest-generation enterprise technologies have the potential to improve financial and operational management within public sector entities...

By John Mokiti and Gavin Holme 18 Jan 2017

Genesys forum addresses the laws of innovation
Genesys forum addresses the laws of innovation

In an era of innovation, everyone has an opportunity to disrupt the market, but few will succeed. This is according to Henning du Preez...

17 Jan 2017

Vodacom launches free Facebook Flex service
Vodacom launches free Facebook Flex service

Vodacom has announced the launch of Facebook Flex, a new product that gives customers on the Vodacom network an opportunity to connect...

17 Jan 2017

New taxi app books a ride for Ivory Coast middle class
New taxi app books a ride for Ivory Coast middle class

In bustling Abidjan, a homegrown company has tapped into the global taxi app revolution that has spawned Uber and other online transport networks...

16 Jan 2017

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