SNII drives collaborative rural development programme
SNII drives collaborative rural development programme

The Seda Nelson Mandela Bay ICT Incubator (SNII) has announced it is ready to team with various stakeholders in finding solutions to reduce cost of telecommunications and internet access for people living in rural areas.

2 days ago

#AWSSummit: Egalitarian and fickle: the changing business landscape
#AWSSummit: Egalitarian and fickle: the changing business landscape

An Amazon Web Services (AWS) Summit was held in Cape Town last week - the first of its kind on the African continent. Amazon.com chief technology officer Werner Vogels was on a first-time visit to South Africa and graced the Summit with his presence to deliver a keynote address.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 3 days ago

1,000 young people to be trained in ICT in China
1,000 young people to be trained in ICT in China

Government and Huawei have signed an agreement that will see 1,000 young South Africans trained in information and communications technology (ICT) in China over the next five years.

20 Jul 2016

Why system integration is good for business
Why system integration is good for business

The global market for system integration is booming, and South Africa is no exception. The global research and consulting firm International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts that IT services spending, including system integration, in South Africa is expected to increase 8.8% year on year in 2016 to total $5 billion.

By Lindsay Britz 20 Jul 2016

The evolution and revolution of business networks in Africa
The evolution and revolution of business networks in Africa

Trade is in Africa's blood. Its rich resources, numerous societies and access to the world have created a hotbed of trade civilisations. One could go back millennia to the early kingdoms around the continental horn - the forefathers and peers of the Ancient Egyptian world - or the mysterious Kingdom of Nok in West Africa as examples.

By Brett Parker 18 Jul 2016