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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

Buy on the fly... SAA installs new system
Buy on the fly... SAA installs new system

SAA will this week become the first airline globally to install the SatAuth (Satellite Authorisation System), which will allow for secure credit card transactions anywhere in the skies...

27 Jan 2015 11:15

Windows 10 to be free upgrade
Windows 10 to be free upgrade

According to IT-Online, Microsoft will make Windows 10 available as a free upgrade...

24 Jan 2015 09:00

Ford opens new research, innovation centre in Silicon Valley
Ford opens new research, innovation centre in Silicon Valley

Ford Motor Company's new Research and Innovation Centre in Palo Alto, California, was officially opened on 22 January...

23 Jan 2015 10:57

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

Zimbabwean wins Young Visionaries Fellowship Award
Zimbabwean wins Young Visionaries Fellowship Award

The Indian Government has awarded its Young Visionaries Fellowship Award to Zimbabwean call centre expert, Rinos Mautsa for his contribution to the growth of the country's call centre industry...

19 Jan 2015 07:25

Addressing the mobility gap in corporate security
Addressing the mobility gap in corporate security

From laptops and notebooks to ultrabooks, smartphones and tablets, the sheer number of mobile devices available today is driving the requirement for networks to open their borders, potentially creating significant holes in the fabric of corporate security...

By Fred Mitchell 16 Jan 2015 09:50

Vodacom takeover of Neotel vital to SA's competitiveness
Vodacom takeover of Neotel vital to SA's competitiveness

Public hearings by ICASA are due to begin next Thursday to discuss Vodacom's acquisition of Neotel. I believe the takeover is vital to SA's competitiveness...

By Shameel Joosub 15 Jan 2015 07:22

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

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

POPI is beneficial for SA companies
POPI is beneficial for SA companies

POPI is being seen as a compliance nightmare, but it could also be highly beneficial for South Africa, delegates heard at the recent IDC - Fortinet Advanced Threat Protection Network Security Conference in Sandton...

18 Dec 2014 11:48

Seven ways hosting can increase your site conversion or productivity
Seven ways hosting can increase your site conversion or productivity

You're excited. Your site is being noticed and traffic is flowing in. The conversion rates aren't what you want them to be, but with an excellent marketing strategy in place, you're confident that it will get there some time soon...

By Joy Mali 10 Dec 2014 06:56

Live streaming taking off in SA
Live streaming taking off in SA

Live streaming is rising fast as a form of entertainment with YouTube providing more than six billion hours of streamed video content every month to viewers...

8 Dec 2014 11:14

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

SABC Education provides 2014 matric results via SMS and USSD
SABC Education provides 2014 matric results via SMS and USSD

The Department of Basic Education has partnered with SABC Education to provide a mobile service whereby matriculants can receive their exam results via their mobile phones...

4 Dec 2014 08:00

Ways service integration drives business success
Ways service integration drives business success

There's been quite a bit of buzz in the industry over the past couple of years about an approach to workplace management referred to as 'integrated services'...

3 Dec 2014 13:04

iWayAfrica managed service solution launched in Kenya
iWayAfrica managed service solution launched in Kenya

Gondwana International Networks (GIN) has announced that its iWayAfrica business has launched a managed infrastructure and services solution in Kenya...

3 Dec 2014 11:43

Neil Cameron
To build smart cities, we need smart buildings

As the global urbanisation trend picks up, smart cities are emerging...

By Neil Cameron 27 Nov 2014 09:16

Acer appoints PartServe Channel Support
Acer appoints PartServe Channel Support

Acer South Africa has announced that it has appointed PartServe Channel Support as its carry-in warranty service centre...

27 Nov 2014 06:38

Our African success stories - Bluegrass Digital
Our African success stories

Bluegrass Digital has been establishing relationships and collaborating on technical delivery across Africa since 2008. Earlier this year they established an office in Lagos, adding to their existing Johannesburg and Cape Town presence...

Issued by Bluegrass Digital 26 Nov 2014 09:35

Orange launches Orange Wi-Fi in South Africa - Lion's Wing
Orange launches Orange Wi-Fi in South Africa

In partnership with the City of Cape Town, telecommunications service provider Orange is launching a service offering Wi-Fi to those living in part of the areas of Khayelitsha and Mitchell's Plain in Cape Town...

Issued by Lion's Wing 21 Nov 2014 15:17

Orange Radio launches in South Africa - Lion's Wing
Orange Radio launches in South Africa

Telecommunications services provider Orange has been placing a lot of emphasis recently on the changing ways in which consumers access and receive content, which has led to the launch of its Orange Radio application...

Issued by Lion's Wing 21 Nov 2014 14:54

Having just a service desk is not service management
Having just a service desk is not service management

Information Technology (IT) has become an essential component of practically every business today, underpinning the basic functioning of the enterprise...

By Edward Carbutt 21 Nov 2014 11:09

How cloud computing is helpful for small businesses
How cloud computing is helpful for small businesses

There are many great tools you can use to make your small business operations more seamless. The internet has been a great way for small businesses to keep up with competition without paying too much money...

By John Reiley 19 Nov 2014 10:06

Chris Moerdyk
It's time for a war on the digital chokers

I received an email from a colleague this week asking me to sign a petition against local cellular networks taking 50% profit from revenue generated by SMS text messaging in aid of charity...

By Chris Moerdyk 15 Nov 2014 08:29

How the channel is changing in Africa
How the channel is changing in Africa

Distributors and resellers of software and hardware in Africa have to adapt to a changing marketplace as the sales of that entire industry slowly begins to shift online and move into the cloud...

14 Nov 2014 07:26

Government to review broadcasting policy
Government to review broadcasting policy

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says government will undertake a broadcasting policy review that will, amongst others, ensure that the broadcasting regulation framework is brought in-line with new practices...

14 Nov 2014 06:02

[Mobile360] Geeks versus princess engineers
[Mobile360] Geeks versus princess engineers

"It was always this awkward looking guy who was tech savvy, solved a big problem and got the girl in the end ... I consider myself a geek. A geek can look like this too. A geek can wear pink dresses and can wear sparkles and be just as geeky as anybody else." - Margaret Burgraff...

By Jessica Taylor 12 Nov 2014 08:38

Ayanda Dlamini
African ICT must seize opportunity

As the next big frontier for market growth, Africa is rich with potential. But African businesses have been slow to capitalise on this, and stand to lose out to foreign players.

By Ayanda Dlamini 11 Nov 2014 09:46

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