CSIR, Nedbank first SA organisations to join renewable energy group

RES4Africa Foundation says South Africa’s power sector is experiencing challenges.
Oct 6, 2020

SA’s CSIR lauded for contribution to tech

Country’s Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation praises organisation for its research, innovation.
May 30, 2019

NEC XON deploys ADVA fibre solution at SANReN

NEC XON has been awarded a contract to deploy a national DWDM network based on ADVA technology for the South African National Research Network (SANReN).
May 27, 2019

New CSIR strategy focuses on Industry 4.0

The CSIR embarks on a drive to develop and localise industrial technologies through public-private sector collaboration.
Mar 20, 2019

South Africa: renewables debate rages as Eskom woes deepen

Energy experts are at odds over the costs associated with coal versus renewables, as Eskom struggles to keep the lights on.

SA cannot shy away from 4th industrial revolution

Delegates delve into impact of revolution, say small businesses will play critical role.
Apr 26, 2018

South Africa to launch ZACube-2 nanosatellite in July

Satellite developed by Cape Peninsula University of Technology in partnership with French South African Institute of Technology.
Aug 16, 2016

South Africa invests R60m into cyberinfrastructure

Country's Department of Science and Technology says investment is a response to demand for big data facilities in research, business.
Jul 4, 2016

Controversy unlikely to slow down Africa's fastest computer

South Africa's scientific research institute has issued an assurance that its supercomputer will continue to operate.
Jun 7, 2016

Dell, CSIR unveil 'fastest computer in Africa'

The supercomputer is capable of processing speeds of up to a thousand-trillion floating point operations i.e numbers with decimals in them every second.
Feb 9, 2016

Botswana, South Africa delve into dynamic spectrum

Industry bodies announce agreement on research into airwaves over which all wireless communication devices communicate.