Datatex announces the release of its iReCall mobile cloud call recording capability - Datatex Dynamics
Datatex announces the release of its iReCall mobile cloud call recording capability

Datatex Dynamics, a telecommunications software company specialising in call recorder solutions and telephone management systems has announced iReCall Mobile Recording that is part of iReCall, their call recording and telephone management system, which in turn is powered by Amethyst*, their industrial strength call recorder.

Issued by Datatex Dynamics 26 Nov 2015 11:44

Life on cloud 9 - how did SMEs cope before everything-as-a-service? - Connection Telecom
Life on cloud 9 - how did SMEs cope before everything-as-a-service?

At the end of 2013, Cate, the owner of a successful regional marcoms agency, opened a Johannesburg office to grow her client base and establish a beachhead for client support into Africa.

Issued by Connection Telecom 26 Nov 2015 11:16

Nine tips on protecting yourself from digital disasters
Nine tips on protecting yourself from digital disasters

When a system crashes, a hard drive fails or a hacker gets in through the door and we lose precious information, it can feel like we are losing parts of our lives. Even with the rate of technological advancement in the past decade, our digital lives, from documents to memorable photographs, can be gone in an instant.

26 Nov 2015 08:58

Reliable ID management solution is critical
Reliable ID management solution is critical

Local businesses are not doing enough to safeguard their corporate data against illegal access. Anton Jacobsz, managing director of Networks Unlimited, says they are mostly looking at LAN connected devices using NAC and other technologies from a security perspective. And while BYOD and wireless solutions have primarily been implemented to make life easier for employees and guests, security measures around these technologies have been, at worst, overlooked and, at best, an afterthought.

26 Nov 2015 08:30

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Building an app requires a good development platform

In response to a business pain, you've dreamed up a great new app idea and have embarked on a litany of Google searches that probably involved the words 'how to build my awesome new app'.

By Craig Terblanche 26 Nov 2015 08:11

Six critical lessons Google taught business owners in 2015
Six critical lessons Google taught business owners in 2015

Google is a world leader and no one can refute that. It is one of the biggest companies in the world. It has a presence in practically all countries all over the globe. As a search engine, it is the most popular one with competition from the likes of Microsoft's Bing. The company also has the Android mobile platform which faces competition from Apple's iOS and Microsoft's Windows. Generally, Google owns just about everything that is related to IT. They have their own tablet and smartphones. The company is responsible for the most accurate maps in the world. What does Google lack?

By Vinod Jethwani 25 Nov 2015 15:39

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HEVC a significant advancement in video compression technology

High efficiency video coding (HEVC), or H.265 as it has become known, is arguably one of the most significant advancements in video compression technology that has been made in the industry in the last ten years. Why? Think about how much video we consume, create and transfer, on a daily basis.

25 Nov 2015 15:17

Agri-tech startups the future of farming
Agri-tech startups the future of farming

The AMPION Veture Bus, a seven day startup bootcamp with 40 participants from South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, France and Germany and supported by the German Ministry for International Cooperation and Development (BMZ), aims to create ten agri-tech startups to provide innovative solutions to transform the agricultural sector in Africa. The bus tour started on 13 November in Windhoek (Namibia) and led through Ghanzi and Gaborone (both Botswana), Johannesburg, Bloemfontein to Cape Town (all South Africa).

25 Nov 2015 10:00

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Majority of internet users would download malicious files

A survey has revealed that 74% of internet users would download a potentially malicious file, because they lack the cyber savviness they need to spot dangers online.

25 Nov 2015 07:59

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Ten ways you can optimise page load time with a website speed test

Technology and the internet is constantly evolving and with that said, so does people's perceptions and expectations change over time as more and more things are made available online...

By Charl Vollmer 25 Nov 2015 07:44

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Enterprise mobility management can enable schools to stay in control

The accelerating trend towards bring your own device (BYOD) and bring your own application (BYOA) continue to challenge African CIOs, as the perimeter is no longer the mature and robust firewall or the enterprise facilities. In the modern workplace, the perimeter has shifted beyond the traditional firewall of the enterprise to the mobile devices.

By Charl van Niekerk 24 Nov 2015 15:57

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Kaspersky Lab: avoiding online fraud at all costs

According to Kaspersky Lab's latest report based on Corporate IT Security Risks Survey results - a global survey of more than 5,500 company executives and professionals from 26 countries - 60% of businesses admitted experiencing at least one IT security incident which can lead to or may be related to financial fraud.

24 Nov 2015 12:58

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Big data analytics can reduce energy consumption

The world we live in has become increasingly digital and connected, and we now have the ability to collect data from many new sources. Sophisticated sensor technology has given rise to the Internet of Things (IoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, embedding intelligence, integrating more data sources than ever and providing the potential for informed decision-making based on comprehensive insight.

By Syed Mansoor Ahmad 24 Nov 2015 12:31