Features

[Column] Kree Govender: The De-silofication of Data in Retail

10-31-2019 | 06:34:11
Across the retail sector, there are three fundamental shifts that need to occur in the digital transformation journey. The first is the rise of the empowered consumer.

[Column] Phathizwe Malinga: Digitising Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

10-31-2019 | 05:33:00
Digitisation has introduced massive changes to every industry and country. And the consumer is the key that unlocks success as individuals become more informed and increase their power by having more choice.

[Column] Toney Wabela: Technological disruption looming for Africa’s data network market

10-30-2019 | 06:05:00
For, as the world creates data, there’s an equal demand for resources to store, process and make sense from this data to drive business value.

[Column] Michelle Moss: CQ is the new EQ for executives

10-24-2019 | 10:03:58
Second, only to emotional intelligence (EQ), cultural intelligence (CQ) is fast becoming one of the most in demand skills for executives in today’s culturally diverse world of business.

[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.