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To lead in digital transformation, modernise legacy systems
To lead in digital transformation, modernise legacy systems

Chantel Troskie, senior CX sales manager of Oracle South Africa points out how innovations in business applications can help South African companies take the lead in improving the experience...

By Chantel Troskie 8 Aug 2019

A new phase of cyber warfare has begun
A new phase of cyber warfare has begun

Hackers acting on behalf of nation-state powers are no longer just out to disrupt critical infrastructures - they're also actively seeking trade secrets...

By Simon McCullough 7 Aug 2019

IITPSA President's Awards nominations now open
IITPSA President's Awards nominations now open

The Institute of Information Technology Professionals SA (IITPSA) has called for nominations for this year's prestigious IITPSA President's Awards...

7 Aug 2019

App directory aimed at helping local SMEs
App directory aimed at helping local SMEs

The recent launch of the South African App Integrator Directory is set to solve the complexity of choosing apps for small business owners...

7 Aug 2019

Global tech trends impacting consumers
Global tech trends impacting consumers

Consumers are all about convenience, connection and control. The new generation of shoppers is more informed, far more demanding and more focused on getting things done quickly and easily...

By Lizette Akker 7 Aug 2019

Dashcams - not just for social media LOLs
Dashcams - not just for social media LOLs

Social media networks are saturated with video footage shared from dashboard cameras...

By Laurence Smith 6 Aug 2019

#WomensMonth: Deidre Fryer's on top of her game
#WomensMonth: Deidre Fryer's on top of her game

Deirdre Fryer, product manager for Africa at SYSPRO Africa has been at the company for a long time and is one of the high ranking executives in the business...

By Evan-Lee Courie 6 Aug 2019

The evolution of the IT operation
The evolution of the IT operation

The days where the IT operation was a separate fiefdom with autonomy are gone. In most organisations, there are now components that are relatively closely aligned with the business...

By Jon Tullett 6 Aug 2019

Maximising data availability using a multi-cloud approach
Maximising data availability using a multi-cloud approach

The ways businesses leverage cloud to manage and maximise the value of their data continues to evolve...

By Trent Odgers 5 Aug 2019

Who owns the copyright to AI... and its creative works?
Who owns the copyright to AI... and its creative works?

An AI algorithm, or more specifically the written code, encompassing both the source code and object code, would be categorised as a "computer program" under South African laws and is protected by the law of copyright...

By Fatima Ameer-Mia and Lee Shacksnovis 5 Aug 2019

#PODCAST: How I Built This: Anja van Beek on being a leadership coach
#PODCAST: How I Built This: Anja van Beek on being a leadership coach

"How I Built This" dives into the stories behind growing SME's and the movements they built...

5 Aug 2019

Tech away from tech
Tech away from tech

It seems it's time for tech to step in to solve the problem it created - online/real-life imbalance...

By Fagan Abraham 5 Aug 2019

#WomensMonth: Melissa Jantjies embraces a limitless mindset
#WomensMonth: Melissa Jantjies embraces a limitless mindset

There was a time when you went to a university, studied a specific degree and were then expected to follow a career in that exact field, but there has been a transformation in the job market...

By Evan-Lee Courie 5 Aug 2019

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You can now circumvent 'soft' paywalls with Google Chrome 76

Google's Chrome 76 browser is now available to all online and with it comes a good number of quality-of-life improvements...

By Andy Walker 2 Aug 2019

Safeguard your network from attacks
Safeguard your network from attacks

Ongoing vigilance, maintenance of systems and a holistic approach to security remains vital for critical infrastructure entities

1 Aug 2019

#WomensMonth: Tshidi Morabi creates app to track scholar transport
#WomensMonth: Tshidi Morabi creates app to track scholar transport

A mad dash to the school to find a missing child when the driver wasn't answering his phone inspired entrepreneur Tshidi Morabi to create LocTransie...

By Evan-Lee Courie 1 Aug 2019

It's time to take ransomware attacks seriously
It's time to take ransomware attacks seriously

Utility organisations, like other businesses and institutions, depend on computers and software for many operational critical functions and can be a prime target for cybercriminal activity...

By Dr. Amin Hasbini 1 Aug 2019

The intelligence era - looking beyond storage
The intelligence era - looking beyond storage

We are witnessing the dawn of the intelligence era, which is signifying a fundamental shift in the storage landscape...

By Adam Day 31 Jul 2019

What can a culture of data literacy and transcendent BI do for your business?
What can a culture of data literacy and transcendent BI do for your business?

The real value of data lies not in its volume, but in the threads that are pulled to untangle potential, tell powerful business stories and provide the clarity needed to pull the right business levers to redefine the future.

By David Slotow 31 Jul 2019

No environment is immune to cyber attacks
No environment is immune to cyber attacks

Check Point Software Technologies released its "Cyber Attack Trends: 2019 Mid-Year Report", revealing that no environment is immune to cyber attacks...

31 Jul 2019

3 apps for the price of one
3 apps for the price of one

Ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, there is a growing number of amazing and popular apps in the app stores that have been built on React Native...

Issued by Bluegrass Digital 30 Jul 2019

City of Cape Town partners with Africa Tech Week
City of Cape Town partners with Africa Tech Week

Africa Tech Week will bring together entrepreneurs, investors and leaders of the tech world to equip them and their organisations with the tools necessary to excel in twenty-first century business...

Issued by Topco Media 30 Jul 2019

How AI and machine learning can help combat rhino poaching
How AI and machine learning can help combat rhino poaching

While various anti-rhino poaching strategies have helped curb this illegal activity, nature conservationists and other relevant role-players still lack real-time data about rhino behaviour that could provide crucial information of imminent poaching activities...

30 Jul 2019

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Developing hybrid skills: How tech and AI are reshaping the hospitality job market

Over the last decade, technology has transformed marketing, reservations, guest relations, service and many other aspects of this industry...

By Julia Aymonier 30 Jul 2019

For cybersecurity success, double-down on developing better detectors
For cybersecurity success, double-down on developing better detectors

The basis of threat detection in security operations centres over the past decade has predominantly relied on rules, commonly defined by SIEM vendors...

By Martin Potgieter 29 Jul 2019

City Power ransomware attack 'no surprise'
City Power ransomware attack 'no surprise'

The ransomware attack that shut down Johannesburg City Power's systems for several hours last week is not surprising,...

29 Jul 2019

#PODCAST: How I Built This: Reuben Louw's greatest moment is still to come
#PODCAST: How I Built This: Reuben Louw's greatest moment is still to come

"How I Built This" dives into the stories behind growing SME's and the movements they built...

29 Jul 2019

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Entries open for Africa's first travel hackathon

"This hackathon is the first of its kind in this market. And we are excited to be at forefront of revolutionising tourism to catch up with the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) with the aim of also collecting and storing accurate industry data..."

29 Jul 2019

VR will reshape our entertainment experiences
VR will reshape our entertainment experiences

Virtual Reality (VR) has a long way to go before it bursts into the mainstream, but there are signs that the technology is starting to mature...

By Ernst Wittmann 29 Jul 2019

The financial impact of data breaches revealed
The financial impact of data breaches revealed

IBM Security revealed the results of its annual study examining the financial impact of data breaches on organisations...

29 Jul 2019

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