10 Data and Analytics Technology Trends for 2019
10 Data and Analytics Technology Trends for 2019

Augmented analytics, continuous intelligence and explainable artificial intelligence (AI) are among the top trends in data and analytics technology...

3 hours ago

There is more to cyber risk than security
There is more to cyber risk than security

Risk experts hold no doubts: the changes technology is bringing to businesses has far-reaching consequences. But the conversation is still split between two poles...

By Riaan Bekker 5 hours ago

How beneficial are local cloud data centres for SA business?
How beneficial are local cloud data centres for SA business?

There has been an increase in interest by multinationals in the deployment of local cloud data centres in South Africa over the past year...

By Elaine Wang 6 hours ago

Creating a better, conveniently secure tomorrow with IoT
Creating a better, conveniently secure tomorrow with IoT

As it rapidly approaches maturity, the Internet of Things (IoT) is set to continue a transformational trajectory...

By Sherry Zameer 7 hours ago

New data regulations kicks in on 1 March 2019
New data regulations kicks in on 1 March 2019

South Africa has just several days to go before the amended End User and Subscriber Services Charter (EUSSC) Regulations come into effect on Friday, 1 March 2019...

8 hours ago

Goodbye status, hello quo
Goodbye status, hello quo

Digital disruption defines change across industry, sector and organisation...

1 day ago

Business must do more to limit exposure of data in the cloud
Business must do more to limit exposure of data in the cloud

Organisations should pay closer attention to security concerns associated with storing data in the cloud...

1 day ago

SAM simplifies cloud migration
SAM simplifies cloud migration

More organisations are adopting cloud technology and migrating their applications to this platform...

By Matthew Poulter 1 day ago

Why data analytics can give retailers the edge
Why data analytics can give retailers the edge

With the buzz from Black Friday and the festive season now in the rear-view mirror, retailers are looking ahead to ensure the continuation of 'traffic' into malls, high streets, pop-up stores, websites, apps and other channels...

By Simon Shaw 1 day ago

How IoT can transform the local retail sector
How IoT can transform the local retail sector

It is hard to believe that billions of connected devices and sensors - the Internet of Things - are forecast to be worth a staggering $US94bn by 2025 in the retail sector...

1 day ago

What's your VoIP call quality number?
What's your VoIP call quality number?

Do we have any idea what call quality we're receiving from our corporate Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) provider?

1 day ago

#TechBytes: The Need for Speed for B2B and Lead Generation
#TechBytes: The Need for Speed for B2B and Lead Generation

#TechBytes is a nine-part video mini-series that shares nine simple steps any business can apply to generate qualified leads...

1 day ago

Tech innovation critical for insurance success
Tech innovation critical for insurance success

The evolving technology landscape provides insurers with unprecedented opportunities to grow their business...

2 days ago

Call for applications for The 2019 Anzisha Prize program
Call for applications for The 2019 Anzisha Prize program

2019 call for applications for Africa's most innovative social and business entrepreneurs under the age of 22 is now open...

2 days ago

Axiz partners with DataVoice
Axiz partners with DataVoice

Axiz, an information technology value-added distributor, has partnered with DataVoice...

2 days ago

Cryptominers hit 10x more organisations than ransomware in 2018
Cryptominers hit 10x more organisations than ransomware in 2018

Check Point Software Technologies has published the second instalment of its 2019 Security Report...

2 days ago

Cyber security is key to smart metering deployment
Cyber security is key to smart metering deployment

As adoption of advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) becomes more widespread, its appeal to cyber attackers will undoubtedly increase...

By Darren Oxlee 15 Feb 2019

CEO involvement key for positive big data ROI
CEO involvement key for positive big data ROI

Many business owners and CEOs have introduced big data into their operations, yet few can leverage it for a competitive advantage...

15 Feb 2019

How not to get hacked
How not to get hacked

Gone are the days when we could live in peace believing that as low-profile individuals, we were unlikely to draw the attention of hackers...

14 Feb 2019

#StartupStory: How Pineapple grew in the AWS cloud
#StartupStory: How Pineapple grew in the AWS cloud

Shifts in customer behaviour and market trends have altered the traditional insurance business model as we know it...

By Evan-Lee Courie 14 Feb 2019

The missing link for integrating physical and IT security resources
The missing link for integrating physical and IT security resources

Better communication is the key to integrating physical and IT security in enterprises today...

14 Feb 2019

Is your organisation ready to comply with PoPI Act?
Is your organisation ready to comply with PoPI Act?

According to a Sophos commissioned survey, only 34% of South African organisations are ready to comply with PoPI Act...

14 Feb 2019

5 ways mobile technology will transform education
5 ways mobile technology will transform education

Mobile technology has transformed the way we live and work, and it can be expected to rapidly change the ways in which children learn as smartphones and tablets become more widely accepted at primary and high schools...

By Ernst Wittmann 13 Feb 2019

EskomSePush: Developing a load shedding success story
EskomSePush: Developing a load shedding success story

Load shedding apps first came to the fore in 2014, back when it was common practice for our glorious electricity provider to switch off our lights at the most inconvenient times. Some five years later, South Africa's once again facing long nights lit only by ever-shortening candles...

By Andy Walker 13 Feb 2019

What to prioritise when deciding on a business broadband provider
What to prioritise when deciding on a business broadband provider

With dozens of providers jostling for your organisation's business connectivity, it can be extremely confusing to settle on one broadband package...

13 Feb 2019

Now that we have demystified HCI, where do we start?
Now that we have demystified HCI, where do we start?

Eugene Maritz talks about ensuring a successful HCI deployment, and how to attain the best from HCI...

By Eugene Maritz 13 Feb 2019

Scaling e-commerce in Africa
Scaling e-commerce in Africa

At present, e-business in Africa remains a challenge. It may be better than it ever has been, but the truth is that lower literacy and internet penetration levels continue to limit the growth on the continent...

By Dean McCoubrey 13 Feb 2019

Vishal Barapatre is chief technology officer at In2IT Technologies
The link between compliance and cybersecurity

Cyber attacks are gaining momentum, and each new publicised incident highlights the increasing need for effective data protection...

By Vishal Barapatre 13 Feb 2019

Craig Johnston is the marketing manager at Seidor Bluekey
The danger of big data without context

Craig Johnston, marketing manager at Seidor Bluekey, says that data and knowledge are not the same thing...

By Craig Johnston 13 Feb 2019

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