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Andrew Cruise, managing director at Routed
Strategising successful IaaS deployment in the enterprise

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is flourishing as one of the fastest growing categories in public IT cloud services...

14 hours ago

Redefining the cloud and cloud security
Redefining the cloud and cloud security

Migration to cloud-based compute and services platforms have allowed organisations to quickly adapt to the global transition to a digital economy...

By Doros Hadjizenonos 3 days ago

Modern cloud platforms: the game-changer for software developers
Modern cloud platforms: the game-changer for software developers

Whether they are part of an organisation's in-house IT team, or part of a software development agency, developers in South Africa have to operate under great pressure...

By Andre Schwan 3 days ago

Change management paves the way for successful cloud migration
Change management paves the way for successful cloud migration

Cloud adoption has accelerated in South Africa over the past decade, driven mainly by large enterprises moving into private cloud environments...

By Sudhansu Mishra 17 May 2019

Load shedding, internet connectivity slows down tech adoption in SA
Load shedding, internet connectivity slows down tech adoption in SA

Research shows nearly half of South African small businesses struggle with internet connectivity...

16 May 2019

Using the cloud responsibly for a greener future
Using the cloud responsibly for a greener future

Whether you believe in anthropomorphic climate change or not, there is one intangible truth which is impossible to dispute...

By Johan Scheepers 15 May 2019

Using the cloud to provide business agility
Using the cloud to provide business agility

Businesses are moving from talking about adopting cloud services to aggressively doing it...

By Trent Odgers 15 May 2019

Addressing the local cybersecurity skills shortage
Addressing the local cybersecurity skills shortage

The PWC Global Economic Crime and Fraud Survey published in 2018 states that over a quarter of South African respondents believe that cybercrime will be the most disruptive, impactful crime...

By Marcus Karuppan 14 May 2019

Cyber attacks target Operational Technology
Cyber attacks target Operational Technology

Environments running Operational technology (OT) are stepping up their focus on cybersecurity amid a growing number of attacks...

8 May 2019

Lightning Speed: The new currency of B2B lead generation for tech
Lightning Speed: The new currency of B2B lead generation for tech

How Digital Kungfu generated a top-of-funnel pipeline for Africa's leading cloud distributor with an estimated value of $1m in three weeks...

Issued by Digital Kungfu 7 May 2019

How to maximise revenue with the cloud
How to maximise revenue with the cloud

While cloud adoption among communications service providers (CSPs) in Africa is still at an early stage...

7 May 2019

Demystifying DMaaS and why you need it
Demystifying DMaaS and why you need it

The move towards "Everything as a Service" (XaaS) is revolutionising business...

By Iniel Dreyer 3 May 2019

Q&A: Marko Salic on digitally transforming retail and supply chain solutions
Q&A: Marko Salic on digitally transforming retail and supply chain solutions

Argility is a South African enterprise software development and services company focussing on using industry 4.0 technologies in the retail and supply chain arena...

By Evan-Lee Courie 3 May 2019

Debunking three common cloud-based enterprise software myths
Debunking three common cloud-based enterprise software myths

Enterprise software will increasingly reside in the cloud. In some rare situations, on-premise instances of enterprise software will be desirable...

By Raymond Jones 18 Apr 2019

Poor security practices in the cloud
Poor security practices in the cloud

So far this year, there have been five documented cases of organisations exposing their private data due to misconfigured S3 buckets or cloud databases...

By Lori MacVittie 12 Apr 2019

Deploy a private cloud to minimise losses
Deploy a private cloud to minimise losses

The past month has focused the spotlight sharply on the necessity to deal with the real possibility of having a loss of access to one's data...

By Simon Hwang 12 Apr 2019

Data security critical for cloud-based solutions
Data security critical for cloud-based solutions

Traditionally, data used to be a physical asset that required on-site protection. However, in the digital age, data can be located anywhere in the world...

By Stephen Garbett 9 Apr 2019

It's time for women to consider a career in tech
It's time for women to consider a career in tech

Before the introduction of the South African Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, women had no formal recognition as equal citizens...

By Leonie Stanley 5 Apr 2019

What 4IR means in the Namibian context
What 4IR means in the Namibian context

The world is on the verge of a major revolution; while developed countries are keeping pace with major technological advancements...

By Llewellyn le Hané 5 Apr 2019

Practical cloud considerations: security and the decryption conundrum
Practical cloud considerations: security and the decryption conundrum

Most of today's apps are delivered via secure HTTP. That means TLS or the increasingly frowned upon SSL...

By Lori MacVittie 2 Apr 2019

Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'
Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'

Quantum computing and AI and machine learning are dramatically changing the face of computing...

1 Apr 2019

Why use the cloud within the accounting space?
Why use the cloud within the accounting space?

As we embrace the challenges of the new financial year, accountants who have been wanting to try new ways of working...

1 Apr 2019

Achieving business agility by planning for the worst
Achieving business agility by planning for the worst

Business agility has become a critical enabler in today's digital environment...

By Kate Mollett 28 Mar 2019

Mike Croucher
How cloud can be used to meet the changing demand in digital travel

The travel industry is transforming with emerging technologies, new business models and changing consumer expectations...

By Mike Croucher 19 Mar 2019

#WinTechAfrica: Blending diversity and professionalism
#WinTechAfrica: Blending diversity and professionalism

Day 1 of the first Women in Tech Africa Conference started with a resounding message: diversity is key, but women must not wait to be recognised...

19 Mar 2019

Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 14 Mar 2019

How to optimise your cloud usage
How to optimise your cloud usage

For the longest time, businesses have been involved in discussions around the benefits of shifting their data and applications to the cloud...

By Elaine Wang 13 Mar 2019

Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 11 Mar 2019

Cloud evolution does not mean demise of IaaS
Cloud evolution does not mean demise of IaaS

The evolution of cloud technology has awakened a desire by businesses to fast-track the development of platforms in order to capitalise on customer experience...

11 Mar 2019

Q&A with Grant Hesse: The finance function of the future
Q&A with Grant Hesse: The finance function of the future

We chat to Grant Hesse, the engineer behind the North Wind Digital engine, to find out more about the finance of the future...

By Evan-Lee Courie 4 Mar 2019

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