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Anton Vukic
Fighting the insider threat

In the past, security efforts were largely focused on preventing cyber criminals from gaining access to the company network. Today, although this threat continues to be a real danger, there has been a growing focus on the threats posed by insiders...

By Anton Vukic 24 Apr 2015 13:45

Bryan Balfe
IT security is not secure if you aren't considering your data

Security is one of the foremost concerns when it comes to IT infrastructure. However, protecting organisational data has become as important, if not more so, especially when one considers the critical nature of data to the majority of businesses today...

By Bryan Balfe 23 Apr 2015 12:01

Mitchell Barker
Fibre optic broadband boosts businesses

Fibre optic broadband is one of the most significant advances and improvements in broadband technology...

By Mitchell Barker 22 Apr 2015 14:17

Bruce von Maltitz
Is your call centre a take-away joint or a fine-dining experience?

It doesn't really matter whether you position your business as a 'McDonald's' or a 'Michelin star restaurant'. Both models are successful because, while they meet different needs...

By Bruce von Maltitz 20 Apr 2015 10:02

Aaron Thornton
Three security issues to consider when using public Wi-Fi

Public Wi-Fi is almost everywhere nowadays - and while it's convenient to use, there are hidden security risks you should know about...

By Aaron Thornton 20 Apr 2015 07:01

Saurabh Kumar
Protecting the enterprise from evolving cybercrime attacks

High-profile cyber-attacks on blue-chip global companies have sent shockwaves around the technology industry. It's clear that threats in the digital era are morphing - becoming ever more sophisticated and destructive...

By Saurabh Kumar 17 Apr 2015 07:57

Daryl Blundell
SME survival guide for loadshedding

Loadshedding is here to stay, so every small business needs to take steps to protect its systems and data when the lights go out as well as from power surges when electricity is restored after an outage...

By Daryl Blundell 16 Apr 2015 14:21

Five ways to keep your mobile devices secure
Five ways to keep your mobile devices secure

It seems like every time you turn on the news lately, there are more stories of companies having their data stolen or corporate networks being hacked into...

By Aaron Thornton 14 Apr 2015 15:52

Bryan Balfe
Disaster recovery: past, present, and future

It's become almost trite to talk about how the cloud is transformative across a range of IT markets and business functions. Disaster recovery has been around for decades, but typically fallen 'below the line' on many IT departments' priorities lists due to lack of budget, time, or know-how.

By Bryan Balfe 14 Apr 2015 13:46

Sufyan Mkwanda
Why virtualisation you may ask?

Virtualisation is a proven software technology that's rapidly transforming the IT landscape and practically changing the way that users compute today...

By Sufyan Mkwanda 14 Apr 2015 09:12

Saurabh Kumar
SOA remains critical to business agility and transformation

The term service-oriented architecture (SOA) has fallen out of the everyday IT lexicon in recent years and has been replaced by the more on-trend buzzwords of cloud computing, big data, mobile-first, and the social enterprise...

By Saurabh Kumar 10 Apr 2015 09:42

Neil Cameron
One security platform to rule them all?

Each type of facility is different so it needs a different security solution...

By Neil Cameron 9 Apr 2015 10:22

Carey van Vlaanderen
What is a botnet and how does it spread?

A botnet is a network of computers infected with malware that responds to an attacker to perform any activity they want...

By Carey van Vlaanderen 8 Apr 2015 07:11

Paul Fick
An effective digital strategy is the key to competitiveness in a changing world

The world as we know it is being shaped and changed by a set of megatrends that leading analyst firm Gartner calls the 'Nexus of Forces'...

By Paul Fick 7 Apr 2015 16:25

The future of mobile exam preparation, Q&A with George Burgess
The future of mobile exam preparation, Q&A with George Burgess

Inspired by the global mindset of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs while at Stanford, Burgess explains what Gojimo means for the industry, and why SA...

By Jessica Taylor 2 Apr 2015 07:00

Gary Allemann
Geocoding is vital to understanding your customer

Geocoding is not new to the South African market; however its use has historically been relegated to the Geographical Information Systems (GIS) team and had limited use within mainstream business...

By Gary Allemann 1 Apr 2015 12:26

Anamika Budree
Consider all the variables when deciding on storage

For those in the market for storage for their home or Small and Medium Business (SMB), the discussion of the moment is deciding between local or cloud-based storage...

By Anamika Budree 31 Mar 2015 07:13

Steven Cohen
10 tips for keeping your data safe in the cloud

If you choose a credible cloud software provider, it will host your accounting or payroll applications and data in a secure data centre underpinned by world-class technology...

By Steven Cohen 30 Mar 2015 09:15

Jayson O’Reilly
Next-generation firewalls demand built-in intelligence

Firewalls are the first line of any organisation's defences...

By Jayson O’Reilly 27 Mar 2015 10:36

Eckart Zollner
The OTT debate - challenging operators to remain relevant in the market

Over-the-Top (OTT) services delivered via the internet have become part and parcel of the lives of consumers today...

By Eckart Zollner 24 Mar 2015 06:39

Anamika Budree
SMBs: Data without borders, back-up without worries

The world is becoming more and more digital. Even in smaller companies not directly operating in the technology industry, a great amount of data is created for every single process...

By Anamika Budree 22 Mar 2015 15:07

Anton Vukic
On-the-go power

Enterprise mobility is a hot topic for organisations of all types and sizes, and implementing mobility initiatives is top of most CIO's priority lists...

By Anton Vukic 12 Mar 2015 08:36

Sufyan Mkwanda
Technology mistakes that small businesses make and how to address them

Small businesses need to dedicate their time and focus on knowing their own industry and that often means that effective technology practices are sometimes overlooked...

By Sufyan Mkwanda 10 Mar 2015 12:40

Health-care industry - the next cybercrime target?
Health-care industry - the next cybercrime target?

Health-care systems, from electronic health records to medical devices, are more vulnerable than many of us realise - and the stakes are too high to ignore...

By Perry Hutton 9 Mar 2015 11:25

Caution required as infrastructure sharing deals
Caution required as infrastructure sharing deals

In the current economy, proven benefits and technological advances are underpinning the rise of shared infrastructure models across business sectors...

By Harriet Beamish 4 Mar 2015 07:49

Sufyan Mkwanda
Microsoft has finally listened: Windows 10 is here

If you are like me and adapt to change easily you will love this post. If not, you will have to broaden your horizons and adapt as technology is constantly changing...

By Sufyan Mkwanda 3 Mar 2015 15:17

Lionel Moyal
Mobile apps help government connect with citizens, enhance service delivery

Smart cities are fast becoming a reality across the globe, driven by the interconnectedness of devices that communicate and provide information that leads to intelligent automation, decision and actions...

By Lionel Moyal 3 Mar 2015 08:52

Sufyan Mkwanda
On premises vs the cloud - What to consider before migrating contact centres

The cloud is currently one of the biggest buzzwords, or some may say 'IT jargon', in the IT space, and is also the topic of many business discussions around the contact centre environment...

By Sufyan Mkwanda 27 Feb 2015 07:07

Jed Hewson
Are machines the contact centre agents of the future?

Artificial Intelligence is not yet a reality, but very smart computers are...

By Jed Hewson 26 Feb 2015 10:12

Ryan Murphy
Don't build your own website

Let's assume for a second that you have no idea about websites and what goes into developing a website. You've decided it's either time to build a website or update your existing one...

By Ryan Murphy 19 Feb 2015 15:34

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