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5 Steps to make your business cloud-agnostic
5 Steps to make your business cloud-agnostic

Cloud lock-in is a growing concern for businesses...

10 Jun 2019

A call for economic efficiency in mobile network investment in SA
A call for economic efficiency in mobile network investment in SA

The high cost of voice and data services in South Africa is well publicised and both the regulator, Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) and the mobile operators have been strongly criticised...

By Premeshin Naidoo 10 Jun 2019

Mobile app uses AR to locate friends in a crowd
Mobile app uses AR to locate friends in a crowd

In a crowded music festival setting, losing sight of friends is a common problem - but now there's a solution...

10 Jun 2019

Key factors to a successful ERP implementation
Key factors to a successful ERP implementation

As the adage goes, "when you fail to plan, you plan to fail" and this couldn't be more relevant than when selecting a new ERP solution...

By Stephen Corrigan 10 Jun 2019

GIBS and Georgia Tech join forces for Emerging to Converging Technology Conference
GIBS and Georgia Tech join forces for Emerging to Converging Technology Conference

GIBS has joined forces with one of the world's leading research universities, the Georgia School of Technology (Georgia Tech) in the United States, to host the Emerging to Converging Technology Conference...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 7 Jun 2019

David Mphephu, Azure expert at Axiz
Why choose Azure?

Hyperscale providers are here to stay. They have become a cornerstone of the datacentre landscape and are continuously working to meet rapidly evolving business requirements head-on...

7 Jun 2019

3 Essential functions of GDPR and the cloud
3 Essential functions of GDPR and the cloud

New protection for consumers provide consumers with added protection to ensure their privacy and prevent issues related to data theft or misuse...

By Doros Hadjizenonos 7 Jun 2019

Gareth Hawkey, Group CEO at redPanda Software
Software skills development programme endorsed by Premier

With South Africa's unemployment rate hovering around 27%, job creation and skills development have arguably become critical to SA's economic and social stability...

7 Jun 2019

Tristan Dennis, Group Sales Executive at Mint
3 mistakes that make thriving CIO's tank

The Accenture 2015 US Innovation Survey reported that 84% of executives considered their future success to be extremely dependent on innovation...

By Tristan Dennis 7 Jun 2019

Dr Daniel van Eck, Strategy Director at epic ERP
Demystifying the (ERP) cloud

With the arrival of multi-national data centres in the country, the cloud has become a business priority. It is, therefore, an essential tool in how a company remains competitive...

By Dr Daniel van Eck 7 Jun 2019

Gerrit Olivier, CEO of About IT
CFOs must establish the right technological foundations

Chief Financial Officers have to go beyond their traditional roles of ensuring the books are in order and that auditors can access the information they need...

By Gerrit Olivier 7 Jun 2019

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Uber Eats launches in Soweto, introduces bicycle deliveries

Uber Eats just added a tenth city to its South African operations. As of Thursday last week, Uber Eats is now available in Soweto...

By Andy Walker 6 Jun 2019

Evaluating Artificial Education
Evaluating Artificial Education

Artificial Intelligence can potentially transform the fundamentals of education and how people think in the future...

6 Jun 2019

Collaboration is key to driving SA's 4IR progress
Collaboration is key to driving SA's 4IR progress

Collaboration across industry, public and private sector and among civil society will be crucial for driving Fourth Industrial Revolution progress...

6 Jun 2019

Do our personality traits matter when it comes to cybersecurity?
Do our personality traits matter when it comes to cybersecurity?

In the digital era, cybercrime is a high-stakes business, with criminals constantly upping the ante in a bid to gain access to valuable data...

By Anna Collard 6 Jun 2019

The yesterday, today and tomorrow of biometrics
The yesterday, today and tomorrow of biometrics

For thousands of years, humanity has used fingers to express itself...

6 Jun 2019

Are you prepared for the worst case scenario?
Are you prepared for the worst case scenario?

Too many organisations take a reactive, rather than a proactive, stance toward incident response...

6 Jun 2019

IoT: On the rise and under threat
IoT: On the rise and under threat

Here are some insights on how service providers can stay safe today's increasingly connected world...

6 Jun 2019

Employee education is a critical weapon against cyber threats. Image supplied
Employee education a critical weapon against cyber threats

The better an employee's understanding of cybersecurity risks is, the greater their potential to participate in reducing these risks...

5 Jun 2019

Paula Hulley
Photographer: Rikki Hibbert
#IABSummit19: 7 insights into the direct brand economy

In her opening address at the IAB Summit, which took place on Thursday, 30 May at the Joburg Theatre in Braamfontein, IAB CEO Paula Hulley shared seven key insights from the IAB Global Direct Brand Report on the direct brand economy...

By Jessica Tennant 5 Jun 2019

Putting data to work across your organisation
Putting data to work across your organisation

In most organisations today, people are talking about digital transformation...

By Sudhish Mohan 5 Jun 2019

Simon McCullough, Major Channel Account Manager, F5 Networks
Move to 5G services without abandoning 4G investments

These are exciting, yet challenging times for service providers and telcos as 5G comes ever closer to becoming a reality...

By Simon McCullough 5 Jun 2019

Helmut Resisinger, CEO, Orange Business Services
The rise of The Internet of Enterprises

In today's digital economy, data is a highly valuable asset. Unlocking the insights that data holds is crucial to innovation...

By Helmut Resisinger 5 Jun 2019

The Matt Brown Show in partnership with London Tech Week creates State of X Season One on Prime
The Matt Brown Show in partnership with London Tech Week creates State of X Season One on Prime

The Digital Kungfu team is heading to London Tech Week in June to interview some of the world's leaders in tech...

Issued by Digital Kungfu 4 Jun 2019

Wayne Hull
Photographer: Rikki Hibbert
#IABSummit19: The digital transformation opportunity starts with you

Accenture Digital MD Wayne Hull presented a keynote on 'Leading in the new' at this year's IAB Summit, which took place on Thursday, 30 May at the Joburg Theatre in Braamfontein, looking at digital transformation through three critical lenses...

By Jessica Tennant 4 Jun 2019

#AWE2019: Highlights from Day 3
#AWE2019: Highlights from Day 3

The Augmented World Expo recently took place in Silicon Valley, USA. Here, Johan Walters shares highlights from Day 3...

By Johan Walters 3 Jun 2019

The world then and now, and how the way we protect our children needs to change
The world then and now, and how the way we protect our children needs to change

This National Child Protection Week (CPW), Google South Africa and Media Monitoring Africa hosted a roundtable putting a spotlight on the importance of online safety for children...

By Jessica Tennant 31 May 2019

#AWE2019: Highlights from Day 2
#AWE2019: Highlights from Day 2

The Augmented World Expo is underway in Silicon Valley, USA, and Johan Walters shares highlights from Day 2...

By Johan Walters 31 May 2019

Career opportunities in the Information Technology industry
Career opportunities in the Information Technology industry

Since almost every aspect of our lives has become intertwined with technology, it comes as no surprise that some of the most sought-after career opportunities can be found in the Information Technology industry...

By Jessie Connor 31 May 2019

Information Security Survey 2018 results
Information Security Survey 2018 results

In 2018 SearchInform held a number of seminars conducting Road Show in 4 regions worldwide. South Africa, the Middle East and North Africa, Latin America and CIS have taken part in the annual anonymous survey...

31 May 2019

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