For most businesses, maximising recovery and integrating disposition data with asset management systems can be challenging. Companies are urged to schedule their year-end data destruction and asset disposal before the holidays.
27 Nov 2015 15:24
Security software, processes and systems are not enough to beat cybercriminals. They're clever, they're focused and they have time. South Africa is one of only 28 countries to have a cyber-security policy in place, but it is widely criticised. We have been victim to the most cyber-attacks on the continent this year, and we lose in excess of R2.2bn to internet fraud and phishing attacks annually, according to the South African Banking Risk Information Centre. Cybercrime, overall, costs the country around R5.8bn annually. Just recently we've seen hackers getting into the accounts of UK mobile users' accounts to access their bank sort codes and details.
Issued by Mortimer Harvey 27 Nov 2015 13:54
South Africans are excepted to visit retail stores and online shopping sites this weekend to grab the best shopping deals on Black Friday.
27 Nov 2015 13:44
Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are becoming increasingly common across the globe, often growing into large-scale operations with hundreds, if not thousands, of employees. While the daily business processes of an NGO may resemble those of profit-driven corporate enterprises, these organisations face a number of unique challenges.
By Avi Rose 27 Nov 2015 11:49
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd released the October 2015 statistics for its ThreatCloud World Cyber Threat Map. Statistics found that for the month of October, Tanzania was the most attacked country in the world when it comes to cybercrime.
27 Nov 2015 10:55
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
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
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
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
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
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
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