Cloud is coming home
Cloud is coming home

South Africa is often referred to as the gateway to doing business in Africa and reconfirming this status is an exciting announcement by Microsoft.

Issued by EOH MC Solutions 55 minutes ago

Six African startups selected for Google's launchpad accelerator
Six African startups selected for Google's launchpad accelerator

Google developers has selected six startups from across Africa to take part in the first African version of its Launchpad Accelerator, which offers free training, credits and collaboration.

By Tom Jackson 4 hours ago

Tips for maintaining your WordPress business site
Tips for maintaining your WordPress business site

Nowadays, many businesses have websites built on the WordPress content management system (CMS). This CMS is not only user-friendly but also comes with a wide range of free plugins and themes that can help customise your site.

By Charles Mburugu 6 hours ago

FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists
FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists

FNB Business and Endeavor South Africa have shortlisted the finalists for the FNB Business Innovation Awards 2017. The awards are aimed at businesses that are able to demonstrate real innovation that has the potential to change the way an industry operates both locally and internationally.

7 hours ago

Gustav Piater
Five best practices for data visualisation

Why visualise data? Well, there's just so much of it - plus, not everyone is a data scientist.

By Gustav Piater 1 day ago

James Stanbridge
2017: A Tipping point for cloud

By 2020, nine out of 10 organisations will utilise hybrid cloud infrastructure, according to Gartner[1]. With cloud spending in this area rising faster than ever before, and data centre outsourcing on the decline, 2017 is set to be a tipping point for IaaS adoption.

By James Stanbridge 1 day ago

#WomensMonth is not important
#WomensMonth is not important

“Women's Month is not important if it means we only pay attention to women's issues for 31 days of the year." - Moyin Oloruntoba

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 1 day ago

#AfricaMonth: The African opportunity in front of you
#AfricaMonth: The African opportunity in front of you

Philip and Malan Joubert, founders of a number of noteworthy apps such as SnapScan, Pondering Panda, and Apps Against Ebola, have been included in the Quartz 2017 Africa Innovators list alongside 29 other great innovators. We chat to Philip to find out more about tech and innovation on the continent of Africa.

By Ilse van den Berg 1 day ago

The benefits of machine learning for retail
The benefits of machine learning for retail

Machine learning, a type of artificial intelligence powered by large-scale data that provides computers with the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed, will change the face of retail over the next few years.

2 days ago

How to safeguard business in the burgeoning cybercrime era
How to safeguard business in the burgeoning cybercrime era

A more connected world has lead to a more vulnerable world as more data is regularly exchanged between employees, clients, and suppliers as well as families and friends using technologies that were designed to share information, not to protect it.

2 days ago

Healthcare at the click of a button
Healthcare at the click of a button

With patients in Africa having to wait in long queues, travel vast distances or wait weeks for a visit from a healthcare provider, e-health innovations have the potential to change the lives of millions of people on the continent.

By Matthew Donen 2 days ago

A heroic day for the Sandton SPCA
A heroic day for the Sandton SPCA

6 May 2017 was international Free Comic Book Day where, all over the world comic books are handed out to visitors of local events. Sandton comic book store, Central City Comics decided to use this day to help visitors embrace their inner superheroes and raise funds for the Sandton SPCA. Global Access heard the call and joined in to help spread information and knowledge around the SPCA on the day using their interactive technology, Sensanetik.

Issued by Global Access 3 days ago

Medici medical app launches in South Africa
Medici medical app launches in South Africa

A medical app, Medici, that is said to be revolutionising the doctor-patient relationship, is now available in South Africa. The next-generation secure messaging app enables users to communicate virtually with medical providers via text, call, or video.

20 May 2017