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TshWi-Fi - personalising Tshwane's free Wi-Fi service
TshWi-Fi - personalising Tshwane's free Wi-Fi service

TshWi-Fi is the new name for the free Wi-Fi service offered by City of Tshwane, which is the one of the largest free public Wi-Fi networks in Africa...

2 days ago

Wi-Fi, the most coveted hotel amenity
Wi-Fi, the most coveted hotel amenity

The mobile revolution is accelerating and hotels have to remain on the front lines of the uprising. Hoteliers have had to get smarter when it comes to their Wi-Fi since...

2 days ago

Readying your network for Industry 4.0
Readying your network for Industry 4.0

The first industrial revolution was based on the use of steam to power machines. The second centred on the use of electricity to supply energy...

By Taj ElKhayat 26 Aug 2016

IBM Research opens second lab on African continent
IBM Research opens second lab on African continent

IBM Research has opened its second research location on the African continent and announced several new project collaborations...

26 Aug 2016

FNB Connects with clients looking for unlimited voice calling
FNB Connects with clients looking for unlimited voice calling

FNB Connect has announced that it will be introducing a new cellphone package to FNB customers, titled Unlimited Voice...

24 Aug 2016

Fintech company meets demand for simplified travel insurance
Fintech company meets demand for simplified travel insurance

Hepstar announced the launch of a simplified, user-friendly online service for buying travel insurance...

24 Aug 2016

A new round of bandwidth disruption in SA
A new round of bandwidth disruption in SA

South Africa's bandwidth pricing has experienced less dramatic reductions of late, after several years of more aggressive price drops...

23 Aug 2016

Enterprise apps essential for true digital transformation
Enterprise apps essential for true digital transformation

An organisation's applications are the glue that makes digital transformation possible. Without an optimised, next-generation application landscape...

By Shubna Harilal 23 Aug 2016

How to ensure your business is 'always-on'
How to ensure your business is 'always-on'

In order to stay relevant and competitive in a fast-moving connected world, companies are having to digitally transform their businesses...

22 Aug 2016

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Bitcoin, blockchain and the future economy

Unpacking the basics of new digital currencies and blockchain technologies...

By Terry Levin 19 Aug 2016

Connecting cities in the cloud
Connecting cities in the cloud

While smart cities have held a great deal of promise for many years, they are only beginning to come to fruition now...

By Giulio Soro 18 Aug 2016

SITA to roll out new-generation connectivity for Kenya Airways
SITA to roll out new-generation connectivity for Kenya Airways

In order to support Kenya Airways' renewed focus on cost optimisation and airline modernisation, SITA plans to roll out faster, new-generation connectivity across the airline's global network...

17 Aug 2016

Customer experience management means nothing without measurement
Customer experience management means nothing without measurement

Customer experience management is not a trend. It also is not something that only affects those in customer service or in a call centre...

By Jed Hewson 17 Aug 2016

Exciting future for continent that accesses the power of Internet of Things
Exciting future for continent that accesses the power of Internet of Things

With smartphone usage on the up and IT literacy expanding, bringing Internet of Things (IoT) level connectivity is a natural progression for this tech-hungry continent...

By Brett Parker 16 Aug 2016

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Pros and cons of MTN's hybrid contact centre shift

In the wake of MTN's announcement that the company would be shifting its contact centre operations...

15 Aug 2016

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Partnership to advance connectivity for farmers

In an effort to provide rural farming communities with world-class communications systems, AgriSA and AliSom Communications has signed an agreement that will...

12 Aug 2016

Kaspersky launches Talent Lab global cybersecurity competition
Kaspersky launches Talent Lab global cybersecurity competition

Kaspersky has launched Talent Lab, an international competition for university students and young professionals aged 18-30...

12 Aug 2016

#CoCreate2Accelerate: writing a new playbook for the modern workspace
#CoCreate2Accelerate: writing a new playbook for the modern workspace

&Innovation provides specialist innovation and commercialisation services - they help organisations build new digital products and services in the Fintech, media and telecoms sectors...

By Cari Van Wyk 12 Aug 2016

Calling Joburg's young developers: enter GeoJozi Developer Challenge
Calling Joburg's young developers: enter GeoJozi Developer Challenge

The City of Johannesburg is calling on developers, aged 30 or under, to help the City improve its systems of allocating and maintaining addresses...

11 Aug 2016

#CoCreate2Accelerate: Accelerating Polymorph in the IoT market
#CoCreate2Accelerate: Accelerating Polymorph in the IoT market

Innovative South African based mobile development company, Polymorph is one of the companies chosen for acceleration at #CoCreate2Accelerate...

By Cari Van Wyk 10 Aug 2016

Silulo Ulutho Technologies: A franchise built from the boot of a car
Silulo Ulutho Technologies: A franchise built from the boot of a car

Khayelitsha is said to be the second largest and fastest-growing township in South Africa, home to roughly 1.5 million residents...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 5 Aug 2016

Putting IoT technology at the centre of your business
Putting IoT technology at the centre of your business

The power of the Internet of Things (IoT) to connect us to everyday objects and allow them to send and receive data has the potential...

By Sebastian Isaac 4 Aug 2016

SA IT spending sees a spike in software
SA IT spending sees a spike in software

South Africa IT spending is forecast to total R272 billion in 2016, a 3.8 percent increase from 2015, according to Gartner...

2 Aug 2016

ICT talent crisis affects all areas of industry
ICT talent crisis affects all areas of industry

ICT skills in South Africa continue to be scarce both in the retail and distribution arena as well as at the corporate level...

29 Jul 2016

Digital reinvention breeds long-term success
Digital reinvention breeds long-term success

The traditional telephone took 70 years to reach 50% penetration within households, while the internet took approximately ten years to reach satisfactory levels...

29 Jul 2016

Anthon Muller, executive head: enterprise mobility pre & post sales, Vodacom Business.
#CapeTownICTSummit: The building blocks of digital transformation

When Instagram was bought by Facebook in 2012, it was only two-years old and comprised 13 people. The startup used their digital smarts to change the concept...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 28 Jul 2016

AFASA approves "My Kraal" app for member farms
AFASA approves "My Kraal" app for member farms

AFASA approved the "My Kraal" mobile app, an innovative livestock management system, for...

28 Jul 2016

Telkom's data-driven packages change the game
Telkom's data-driven packages change the game

Telkom is positioning itself as a data-driven mobile network operator - a move that is set to shake up the industry. The fourth mobile network...

By Thabiso Mochiko 26 Jul 2016

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