South Africa

Online course to help source sought-after data engineers

EXPLORE Data Science Academy announces Data Engineering course in response to datacentre expansion and new job prospects linked to growth in cloud services.

The fourth wave of cloud is imminent

The massive rush to the cloud never really materialised says Lori MacVittie, Principal Technical Evangelist, Office of the CTO at F5.

LG, Magna International partner to develop e-vehicle components

The firms join forces to develop e-motors, inverters and on board chargers to support the growing global EV market.

Cloud: cluttered, confusing and in need of compliance

Choosing cloud is no longer an option – it's an inevitability if your business wants to participate in the modern economy, writes Zaheer Ebrahim, Presales Engineer at from Trend Micro South Africa.

Cyber attacks spike in healthcare amid COVID-19 second wave

Check Point finds a further 45% increase in attacks targeting healthcare organisations globally, since the start of November last year.

Think you’re a unicorn? This contest may be for you

The application deadline for this year’s Unicorn Battle Africa is tomorrow - January 8.

Retail banks under pressure to bolster value proposition

Retail banks put 15 - 25% of their revenue at risk if they fail to enhance their daily banking proposition says Dr Tijsbert Creemers-Chaturvedi, Managing Director and Partner at BCG, Johannesburg.
Dec 11, 2020

SA’s digital skills base gets a much-needed boost

Partnership spearheaded by Huawei results in 33 ICT academies opened across Technical and Vocational Education Training colleges.
Dec 10, 2020

Nutanix announces Rajiv Ramaswami as CEO

Ramaswami will succeed co-founder Dheeraj Pandey, who previously announced his plans to retire.
Dec 10, 2020

Google Analytics 4: Showcasing the power of machine learning

Jade Arenstein, Head of Data Strategy and Analytics at IncuBeta, takes a look at how the upgrade affects local businesses.
Dec 8, 2020

The cost of South Africa’s COVID-19 security scramble

McAfee global report highlights the hidden costs of cybercrime.

POPIA compliance is not just an IT problem

Compliance requires business and IT to work together to manage data effectively says Johan Scheepers, Country Head at Commvault South Africa.