#ECO19: Is your mobile commerce strategy excluding the mass market?
#ECO19: Is your mobile commerce strategy excluding the mass market?

Even though South Africa saw a 25% increase in online retail over the last 12 months we need to grow e-commerce beyond the 2% of total retail sales that it currently occupies. And mobile should be the way to do that, according to Yolande Steyn, an independent consultant with experience working at Takealot and FNB.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 23 hours ago

Digital transformation utilising RPA, AI and data analytics best industry practices
Digital transformation utilising RPA, AI and data analytics best industry practices

On 27 March 2019 we're hosting the much-anticipated workshop on RPA, AI and Data Visualisation and Analytics introduced by James Matcher (Robotic Process Automation Leader for Africa - at EY), further explained by Karin Kruger (Data Engineering and Science Managing Executive - BCX), and workshopped by Paul Stander (Digital transformation executive at South African Airways) and hosted by Reginald Mudaly (Founder and Creator of TestWorx and TCoE-Next® TCOM).

Issued by InfoShare 1 day ago

The ubiquity of IoT in design
The ubiquity of IoT in design

There is pervasive potential in the Internet of Things as it brings change to industry and automation.

1 day ago

The impact of hardware on your licensing costs
The impact of hardware on your licensing costs

One of the biggest challenges when it comes to managing and applying software licenses is that there are many variations available, depending on the solution businesses opt for. License rules also change regularly as vendors adapt to new technology, phase out old technology or update their solutions. Businesses can find it hard to keep pace with license changes and renewals, Software Asset Management (SAM) can assist to ease the burden.

By Matthew Poulter 1 day ago

3 Things that make workspaces intelligent
3 Things that make workspaces intelligent

Our work is becoming ever more digital. No matter if you're an office worker, doctor, lawyer, warehouse clerk, or truck driver, your workspace environment is - or will soon be - centred around one or several smart devices that let you access the backend applications, web apps, and cloud services you need to perform efficiently.

By Brendan McAravey 1 day ago

Using advanced AI to stay ahead of cyber criminals
Using advanced AI to stay ahead of cyber criminals

Staying ahead of today's accelerated cybercrime trends requires adding artificial intelligence (AI) to an organisation's network security strategy

By Doros Hadjizenonos 1 day ago

New report: Bots, AI, wearables, VR to create billion-dollar savings in tourism
New report: Bots, AI, wearables, VR to create billion-dollar savings in tourism

Latest research from Colliers International, in partnership with ATM 2019, reveals potential multi-billion dollar savings for the tourism industry thanks to the impact of disruptive technologies such as IoT, robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR) and wearable technology.

3 days ago

Cell C and Facebook unveils Wi-Fi hotspots at UWC
Cell C and Facebook unveils Wi-Fi hotspots at UWC

Cell C in partnership with Facebook, is pleased to announce that the first public access Wi-Fi hotspots are now live at the University of the Western Cape (UWC), supported by the Facebook Express Wi-Fi platform.

3 days ago

The need to construct an online strategy for the future
The need to construct an online strategy for the future

In the FMCG market, South Africa has added 100,000 new traditional trade and modern trade stores to its retail universe over the last 20 years, according to Nielsen. This is a significant number and it clearly highlights the rapid pace at which the landscape is evolving.

By Arihant Jain 3 days ago

SA software firms primed for international outsourced development
SA software firms primed for international outsourced development

An increasing number of international companies are realising the benefits of outsourcing software development to South Africa, which is excellent news for the local industry.

3 days ago

AfricaCom evolves with new AfricaTech event
AfricaCom evolves with new AfricaTech event

AfricaCom, Africa's annual telecoms and technology event, has announced the launch of AfricaTech - a new event brand dedicated to propelling Africa towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

3 days ago

Round 2 of IoT SA University Challenge kicks off
Round 2 of IoT SA University Challenge kicks off

SqwidNet has launched the second round of its IoT SA University Challenge. The nationwide technology competition is aimed at getting university students to solve real-world challenges using the Internet of Things (IoT).

3 days ago

#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