Features

[Column] Henrique Vale: The secret to 5G security? Turn the network into a sensor

10-24-2019 | 05:10:00
We are about to make the leap from being a civilization that uses networks to one that runs on them in a fundamental and inextricable way.

[Column] Patricia Scotland: The world must not sleep-walk into another debt crisis

10-23-2019 | 11:40:00
Trade wars, protectionism, and nationalist rhetoric are combining to weave the possibility of a nightmare debt crisis that could be worse than any previously experienced.

[Column] Sandra Crous: Cloud is the future of payroll

10-23-2019 | 05:11:00
Cloud technologies are becoming more popular than ever before, with research from RightScale revealing that some 94% of organisations are using the cloud in some capacity within their businesses.

Cybersecurity is fast becoming an investment priority for every business

10-22-2019 | 10:30:00
Providing a secure business environment is every company's key concern and cybersecurity is fast becoming an investment priority, regardless of industry or size.

[Column] Boris Ivanov: How global energy dynamics are shaping the outlook for African exploration

10-22-2019 | 06:27:55
Africa is a continent rich in energy resources, but poor in supply. For most Africans energy is either unaffordable, unreliable or inaccessible.

[Column] Cameron Beveridge: The new business battlefield

10-18-2019 | 12:36:18
Until recently, it was nearly impossible to prove the business impact of customer experience through quantifiable data.

[Column] Phathizwe Malinga: Watch your perimeter

10-17-2019 | 06:12:00
Teqcon specialises in the design and development of perimeter detection devices and they have worked with SqwidNet to launch an intelligent, wireless perimeter solution that uses Sigfox to communicate.

[Column] Flora Kangethe: Customer service to backend - How cloud-based AI enables modernisation of business

10-17-2019 | 05:35:00
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is proving to be a key technology in delivering improved customer experience and exceeding customer expectations

[Column] Nick Durrant: Mobile apps help improve customer experience

10-16-2019 | 08:40:00
Creating a mobile app is a phenomenal tool to help businesses improve their corporate image and overall reputation, especially if they want to improve their customer service experience and boost their brand.

[Column] Helen Kruger: Capitalising on the Software-Defined Data Centre

10-16-2019 | 08:30:27
The Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) combines exceptional performance with unprecedented flexibility, enabling IT assets and IT organisations to operate and change at the speed of business.

[Column] Travys Wilkins: Five ways tech is changing insurance

10-11-2019 | 13:10:00
It's no secret that the insurance sector is conservative by nature and has largely been slow to embrace technology.

[Column] Robyn Curnow: The world is waking up to the power of dyslexia

10-11-2019 | 09:45:00
As a journalist, I love words. I care about what I write, think before I speak, read with delight and savour language. Part of that relationship with words comes from the fact that I respect them.

[Column] Thomas Pays: Can fintech be the gamechanger in South Africa's SME sector?

10-11-2019 | 06:30:00
It is estimated that SMEs makeup 91% of formalised businesses in South Africa, provide employment to about 60% of the labour force, and their total economic output accounts for roughly 34% of the country's GDP.

[Column] Lee Naik: The rise of the super app

10-10-2019 | 14:43:00
Now is the perfect time to get in on the super app game, establishing your company as a preferred partner or supplier early on.

[Column] Wahl Bartmann: 15 seconds - the difference between life and death

10-10-2019 | 13:01:58
The Internet of Things (IoT) and related technological advances has moved the goal posts when it comes to telematics.

[Column] Riaan Badenhorst: An evolving digital world places an emphasis on insuring yourself against cyberattacks

10-10-2019 | 09:13:00
Consistent year-on-year growth of Internet users is resulting in increased digital identities and the sharing of more and more personal information online.

[Column] Ushal Moonsamy: Plumbing the depths of IoT

10-10-2019 | 08:40:00
South Africa is considered a water-scarce country. This is hardly a surprise for those who live in Cape Town and have endured drought conditions that edged the city towards

Wi-Fi 6: A new era of wireless connectivity

10-09-2019 | 11:25:00
Twenty years ago with the release of 802.11b, Wi-Fi began its conquest of the world networking scene in earnest.

[Column] Ray Youseff: Peer-to-peer finance boosting entrepreneurship in Africa

10-09-2019 | 05:41:00
Blockchain technology and the role of entrepreneurship in driving Africa’s prosperity in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), were some of the key topics taking centre stage at this year’s World Economic Forum