Enterprise application software firm SAP yesterday announced the opening of Africa's first SAP Co-Innovation Lab (COIL) at the company's offices in Woodmead, Johannesburg. With a strong focus on collaboration, the lab offers a hands-on environment for SAP to innovate jointly with software solution partners, system integrators and technology partners on current and future technologies.
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MasterCard has partnered with General Motors (GM) and IBM to offer OnStar Go, a new cognitive mobility platform, which will be embedded across many GM vehicles starting in 2017.
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Cyber-intelligence company, Snode, has launched in South Africa. With a team of experienced consultants spread across offices in Johannesburg and London, the company advises on cybersecurity matters across sectors including financial services, mining, professional services, aerospace & defence, and media.
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In light of the rise of the 'invisible app' and the increasing importance of user experience within an app, there is much that still needs to be learned about mobile app development in terms of designing, building and deploying really great ones, says Richard Firth, CEO of MIP Holdings. He says developers need to grasp how the apps are actually used, and accommodate user behaviour in the design.
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WASHINGTON: They know how you browse the internet, your favourite TV shows and where you shop and travel. Data collected by internet and media companies is a powerful tool, and the big mergers planned by AT&T with Time Warner and Verizon with Yahoo offer those firms more data that can be used to target consumers with content and advertising.
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Revolutionising the way SME businesses connect, BitCo will be relaunching its 10Mbps and 20Mbps uncapped and uncontended fibre offerings.
BitCo 1 day ago
It is said that over 50% of the fastest-growing jobs are related to science, technology, engineering or maths, aka STEM. Not only that, but a million more STEM professionals will be required over the next decade than are currently being produced.
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GE's transition from an industrial to a digital industrial company has involved lessons on its journey to transform itself. Convincing engineers who were familiar with physics-based models that data and analytics would be helpful was not an easy task, according to Bill Ruh, CEO for GE Digital and SVP and chief digital officer for GE at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2016 in Orlando, Florida.
Kasey Panetta 1 day ago
The locally developed ttrumpet mobile application has introduced a new Ward feature that empowers citizens by giving them a direct link to their municipalities and ward councillors.
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Companies have been hard-pressed for many years to look for ways to do more with less, but when it comes to IT, more focus and budget is given to infrastructure, applications, backup and disaster recovery than IT security. This is arguably more critical to core business functions.
Simeon Tassev 2 days ago
Think your enterprise mobile devices are secure? Think again. The iOS and Android devices your employees use for work purposes are treasure troves of sensitive information, and it only takes one compromised device to put your business in a perilous predicament.
Doros Hadjizenonos 21 Oct 2016