AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Tuesday, Sep 17th

Tshimologong, Conlog offer blockchain incubation

Tshimologong, Conlog offer blockchain incubation

The intensive programme invites aspiring software developers and technologists to create blockchain-based smart city solutions.

Cloud: It's not about IT, it's about the app

Cloud: It's not about IT, it's about the app

The application owners must decide where their apps reside, and this is driving a shift in how IT and enterprises operate, says VMWare's Dave Funnell.

SqwidNet and Discovery unite on IOT drive

SqwidNet and Discovery unite on IOT drive

Alliance is proof of accelerated adoption of IOT solutions in South Africa.

Former SAP man appointed as SAS country manager

Former SAP man appointed as SAS country manager

Akesh Lalla will be responsible for expanding the company's outreach to unexplored market segments and driving its products and services.

Is Africa equipped to deal with the data avalanche?

Is Africa equipped to deal with the data avalanche?

Not unless there is considerably more investment in solutions designed to deal with the increasingly complex data challenges faced by corporates says South African service provider.

Taxing robots is a bad idea

Taxing robots is a bad idea

Imposing a tax on robots will not offset the social costs implied by automation, according to the Department of Science and Technology.

SA’s data-driven enterprise market bodes well for Commvault.

SA’s data-driven enterprise market bodes well for Commvault

SA’s data-driven enterprise market bodes well for Commvault

High demand for tech skills as African cities smarten up

High demand for tech skills as African cities smarten up

Data scientists, analysts and cloud specialists sought-after as market pushes for open IOT ecosystem on the continent.

Skills essential if SA is to survive 'digital tsunami'

Skills essential if SA is to survive 'digital tsunami'

The country's education system and its ability to generate sufficient sought-after skills remains under scrutiny.

Oracle customers can test emerging tech in new innovation hub

Oracle customers can test emerging tech in new innovation hub

Oracle is opening a new innovation hub in Johannesburg next week for customers to experiment with emerging tech.

The rise of the intelligent enterprise

The rise of the intelligent enterprise

Businesses in Africa must embrace and exploit disruptive technologies to be 'future ready' urged SAP at its NOW Conference in Johannesburg.