Senior IT executives in the financial services industry understand that cloud computing infrastructure can boost the value of their services and offerings by greatly reducing the problems of managing what has become commoditised infrastructure.
10 Mar 2014 11:56
Global trends, like big data, cloud computing and advanced security threats, are challenging the relationship between IT and the business, forcing a new operating model for IT.
24 Feb 2014 10:56
The SME Survey 2014 is reviewing the triple impact of social media, cloud computing and the 'bring your own device' (BYOD) trends, as to how these will transform the competitive landscape for South African businesses. It will also examine the impact of government's business support programmes.
21 Feb 2014 08:05
Only 53 per cent of African companies are pushing forward with the adoption of new technologies like analytics, cloud, mobile and social media, according to a study by IBM.
29 Jan 2014 13:40
SEACOM is investing in developing cloud infrastructures in Kenya and South Africa, with the aim of attracting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in East and Southern Africa to move to the cloud.
By Gabriella Mulligan 22 Jan 2014 10:20
One of the most significant advantages of cloud computing is the way in which it changes disaster recovery (DR), making it more cost-effective and lowering the bar for enterprises to deploy comprehensive DR plans for their entire IT infrastructure.
14 Jan 2014 16:10
Cloud computing has revolutionised the IT space, offering companies of all sizes easy access to technology over their existing networks and allowing many services to be offered on a "pay per use" basis instead of requiring large capital investment. However, moving into the cloud is often not as simple as it seems, and if this move is not done correctly and with the right approach, cloud solution could fail to deliver and negatively impact on an organisation.
11 Dec 2013 11:02
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