Managed Business Services hits the spot for SA companies
Managed Business Services hits the spot for SA companies

We've been through the range of 'as a service' models: software as a service (SaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), infrastructure as a service (IaaS). Now we're in the age of everything as a service (Xaas) - or, as we prefer to call it, Managed Business Services (MBS) - and South African companies can't get enough of it.

By Daniel Lotter 5 hours ago

Electronics trends to watch out for in 2019
Electronics trends to watch out for in 2019

Intelligence of Things, 5G, smart clothes and sensors connected to IoT solutions. These are some of the trends that will grow stronger in 2019.

5 hours ago

Demystifying HCI and understanding the benefits to business
Demystifying HCI and understanding the benefits to business

Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) is a term that inevitably comes up when people are talking about the cloud. However, it`s important to understand what HCI is, its role, the impact on cloud computing and hybrid infrastructures and how to apply this technology in your IT strategy.

By Eugene Maritz 5 hours ago

A data centre on wheels - where is it taking us?
A data centre on wheels - where is it taking us?

Driverless vehicles are on the road now. It's big news. Getting the cars to behave with their human-driven peers has taken a tremendous amount of work. Getting them to avoid collisions is still a work in progress.

5 hours ago

#BestofBiz 2018: ICT
#BestofBiz 2018: ICT

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2018 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's IT & Telecommunications site over the past year below.

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Middle East, Turkey and Africa face up to 1.5 million attacks daily
Middle East, Turkey and Africa face up to 1.5 million attacks daily

Kaspersky Lab experts work around the clock to identify, analyse, block and predict cyber threats around the world, this ever-changing threat landscape not only keeps these experts busy but inspires them to create next-generation cybersecurity solutions that stay ahead of cybercriminals. 2018 unprecedented attacks and the malware count reached an all-time high.

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Trends and technologies that will impact in 2019
Trends and technologies that will impact in 2019

In literally what feels like the blink of an eye, we're closing the books on 2018 and gearing up for what promises to be an incredible 2019.

By Brendan McAravey 2 days ago

Data science presents enormous opportunities in Africa
Data science presents enormous opportunities in Africa

Harnessing data science for the greater good and the need for tech to encompass the African context, were the key themes in the address by development economist and radio presenter Ayabonga Cawe.

2 days ago

Bio-punks and the democratic DIY design of the human body
Bio-punks and the democratic DIY design of the human body

In August 2018 Kim Kardashian and Chrissy Teigen caused a social media frenzy when the posted pictures of themselves sporting what appeared to be body-modification "jewellery" implanted in their necks and torsos on their respective social media feeds.

By Bronwyn Williams 14 Dec 2018

5 productivity hacks for entrepreneurs in 2019
5 productivity hacks for entrepreneurs in 2019

It's that time of year where, in between the mad dash to wrap up work before the holidays, many business leaders and decision-makers look back at their organisation's performance over the past 12 months and formulate plans for the year ahead. They may focus on sales performance and service delivery, but internal evaluations also often touch on productivity - ensuring that constant workplace busyness translates into actual accomplishment of goals to support and grow the business.

By Sacha Matulovich 13 Dec 2018

Cryptojacking: A hidden cost for your company
Cryptojacking: A hidden cost for your company

After gaining momentum in mid-2017, we have seen a worldwide boom of digital cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. Cryptocurrencies have become synonymous with ransomware attacks, but now cybercriminals have discovered another way to make money - mining cryptocurrencies.

6 Dec 2018

The impact of 4IR technology advancement on the engineering sector
The impact of 4IR technology advancement on the engineering sector

We are living in a connected society with technology changing the world around us, making it smarter, more autonomous and increasingly data-rich. This is the dawn of the fourth industrial revolution (4IR), and businesses who don't embrace this disruption simply will not survive.

By Aadil Patel 29 Nov 2018

#StartJLM: The roadmap to the fully autonomous vehicle
#StartJLM: The roadmap to the fully autonomous vehicle

As part of Start JLM 2018, Nimrod Dor, director APAC & Africa: Mobileye Aftermarket Division, provided an overview about Mobileye and its roadmap towards the autonomous vehicle.

By Jessica Tennant 28 Nov 2018