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South Africa's five-year goal for IoT
South Africa's five-year goal for IoT

In five years, the world will have more than 40 billion devices...

3 days ago

Are you prepared for the festive season's e-commerce sales surge?
Are you prepared for the festive season's e-commerce sales surge?

The general holiday season is upon us, a time when customers flock to retail outlets and clock up a lot of sales. Such large crowds are good news for retailers, but they also create downsides and overcrowding of stores often dissuades other shoppers from going out at all.

By Chris de Bruyn 12 Dec 2019

Embrace the opportunities 4IR ushers in
Embrace the opportunities 4IR ushers in

The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is already having a hugely disruptive effect on all aspects of our lives, but will arguably have the most profound impact...

11 Dec 2019

MyBroadband - Where ICT business decisions are made
MyBroadband - Where ICT business decisions are made

MyBroadband is the online platform of choice for South Africa's ICT decision makers - and has a significant influence on their business and personal purchasing decisions...

Issued by MyBroadband 3 Dec 2019

Blockchain, driven by IoT, can save food industry $31bn by 2024
Blockchain, driven by IoT, can save food industry $31bn by 2024

According to a new study by Juniper Research, blockchain will enable $31 billion in food fraud savings globally by 2024 by immutably tracking food across the supply chain...

28 Nov 2019

Annual digital commerce spend to climb to $19tn by 2024
Annual digital commerce spend to climb to $19tn by 2024

A new study by Juniper Research reveals that global spending on digital commerce will reach $18.7 trillion by 2024, up from $11.2 trillion in 2019...

20 Nov 2019

Smart cities embrace 4IR
Smart cities embrace 4IR

Smart cities rely on smart grid technology that includes traditional and renewable energy sources in its mix of power supply...

19 Nov 2019

#AfricaCom: Tech skills needed to create future jobs on the 'side-hustle' continent
#AfricaCom: Tech skills needed to create future jobs on the 'side-hustle' continent

Up to 18 million jobs need to be created annually just to absorb the new entrants each year. This is unprecedented globally and doesn't even include the unemployed and underemployed...

By Leigh Andrews 18 Nov 2019

#AfricaCom: "Every consumer today behaves like a millennial, your business needs to catch up!"
#AfricaCom: "Every consumer today behaves like a millennial, your business needs to catch up!"

Dion Jerling, co-founder of Connect Earth was chair of the third and final day of AfricaCom 2019's keynote sessions. He said there had been closer to 17,000 attendees than predicted 15,000 and convened a panel discussion on getting user experience (UX) right...

By Leigh Andrews 15 Nov 2019

How digital solutions are leading to simpler pricing in hospitality
How digital solutions are leading to simpler pricing in hospitality

In an ever more competitive industry, hospitality establishments are hard-pressed to ensure increased profits, optimised operations and enhanced customer satisfaction. Hoteliers have a lot of challenges in their day-to-day jobs, and these teams face fluctuating variables that often create uncertainty in pricing decisions...

14 Nov 2019

Dingle presenting at Catalyst Africa.
#CatalystAfrica: Simon Dingle debunks fintech and cryptocurrency myths

Simon Dingle started his Catalyst Africa presentation by confirming that when he's not making apps or writing books, he loves thinking out loud in public about a variety of divergent topics...

By Leigh Andrews 12 Nov 2019

SA taking steps towards a 4IR economy
SA taking steps towards a 4IR economy

Ahead of AfricaCom this week, Janet MacKenzie, partner at Baker McKenzie, Johannesburg, has lauded the recent positive steps taken by SA's Government to resolve the challenges that affect the country's ability to implement high-end, 4IR technology and infrastructure...

11 Nov 2019

The convergence of IT and OT systems in the mining industry
The convergence of IT and OT systems in the mining industry

Digital transformation is disrupting every industry and the mining sector is no exception...

4 Nov 2019

State of the Software Developer Nation survey reveals findings
State of the Software Developer Nation survey reveals findings

OfferZen's first State of the Software Developer Nation survey reveals skills, experience and salary trends in SA tech community...

1 Nov 2019

Dangers of company data residing on private devices
Dangers of company data residing on private devices

Business owners have lost track of all the devices that are accessing their networks and more importantly, which staff are accessing confidential information...

By Wale Arewa 22 Oct 2019

7 tips to dealing with tech addiction in the workplace
7 tips to dealing with tech addiction in the workplace

While mobile technology may have allowed us to move beyond the four walls of the traditional office, allowing us to work on the go, this digital revolution does not come without its downsides...

18 Oct 2019

CiTi celebrates 20 years of excellence
CiTi celebrates 20 years of excellence

The ICT sector is not only one of the fastest-growing industries but it also creates millions of jobs...

18 Oct 2019

AI: The perfect partner for the future of cyber defence
AI: The perfect partner for the future of cyber defence

Building a safe future for business' critical data requires a collaborative effort between machine learning capabilities and traditional human decision-making...

By Alex Healing 18 Oct 2019

4ORT launches 'fraud free' dynamic QR code
4ORT launches 'fraud free' dynamic QR code

Cape Town-based 4ORT has launched a 'fraud free' dynamic QR (Quick Response) code...

15 Oct 2019

Digital transformation: it's more than just a technology decision
Digital transformation: it's more than just a technology decision

While technology is certainly one of the important decisions that must be made by a company embarking on a digital journey, it does not represent the starting point of such a transformation.

11 Oct 2019

When AI is more than just business - adding value in the wild
When AI is more than just business - adding value in the wild

Despite what Hollywood and science fiction will tell you, Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions are designed to enhance human efforts - not replace them...

By Jessie Rudd 10 Oct 2019

How to start your own streaming channel
How to start your own streaming channel

Gaming is fast becoming commercially recognised and shaking off the archaic stereotype of being a grunge and anti-social past time for the young adult...

9 Oct 2019

Wi-Fi 6: A new era of wireless connectivity
Wi-Fi 6: A new era of wireless connectivity

Twenty years ago with the release of 802.11b, Wi-Fi began its conquest of the world networking scene in earnest...

8 Oct 2019

EVRT Africa sees industry work together
EVRT Africa sees industry work together

As technology continues to shape and reshape our everyday lives, new trends cause shifting customer expectations to place new demands on the automotive sector as well as on government...

7 Oct 2019

Seacom increases national connectivity
Seacom increases national connectivity

Seacom enhances its national high capacity fibre network with the rollout of services along the N1 connecting Johannesburg, Bloemfontein and Cape Town...

7 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

Reasons for pursuing a career in ICT
Reasons for pursuing a career in ICT

Today's world is a digital one, where technology touches every aspect of our business and personal lives...

25 Sep 2019

Try to tackle cybersecurity during #RWC2019
Try to tackle cybersecurity during #RWC2019

Simon McCullough, major channel account manager at F5 Networks, discusses the cybersecurity challenges facing a modern global sports showcase like the rugby world cup...

By Simon McCullough 20 Sep 2019

#GartnerSYM: Offering the 'everything customer' the multi-experience
#GartnerSYM: Offering the 'everything customer' the multi-experience

Continuing the opening keynote from the first morning of Gartner Symposium 2019, Don Scheibenreif, distinguished VP analyst at Gartner, explained the concept of the 'everything consumer' and why we need to offer them the all-new multi-experience...

By Leigh Andrews 17 Sep 2019

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