BCX to lead Telkom into Africa.

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The Internet in South Africa ...Lurching our way towards an uncertain future

The Internet in South Africa ...Lurching our way towards an uncertain future

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is extremely disruptive says ICT veteran Walter Brown who poses the question: how should South Africa respond to it?

Can carriers keep up with the data explosion?

Can carriers keep up with the data explosion?

Disruption fuels massive change at three levels – tech, strategy and ops, explains Eckart Zollner, Business Development Manager at New Telco SA.

Embrace the third party or leave the party

Embrace the third party or leave the party

Brian Richardson, CEO of WIZZIT International explains why financial service providers should bend not break when it comes to innovation.

Is it possible to 'uberfy' public transport in South Africa?

Is it possible to 'uberfy' public transport in South Africa?

Craig Heckrath, Product Development Manager at Intervate considers the implications of applying the same technology as Uber to SA's urban public transport system.

It's time to digitise the past

It's time to digitise the past

Paul Divall, Managing Director, Intelligent Technologies – The Jasco Group, explains why it pays to digitise archived broadcast footage.

How secure is your data, really?

How secure is your data, really?

Amr Kamel, Microsoft GM in the West, East, Central Africa & Indian Ocean Islands says identity theft was the most prevalent type of breach in the first half of 2016.

OPINION: M-learning, the next step in e-learning in SA

M-learning, the next step in e-learning in SA

Jens Ischebeck, e-learning specialist Africa, assesses the potential for m-learning in South Africa and formulates some possible strategies for the delivery of online courses in this region of the continent.

2017, the year for tech in financial services

2017, the year for tech in financial services

Next generation security, IoT and mobile are the big bets for South Africa's financial services space this year says Mark Walker, Associate Vice President for Sub-Saharan Africa at International Data Corporation (IDC).

The cloud is here, so what happens next?

The cloud is here, so what happens next?

The future of cloud: a world where infrastructure is irrelevant and the performance of business applications are all that matter, says Erik Zandboer, Advisory Specialist EMEA at Dell EMC.

Next-generation robots will guarantee a workplace revolution

Next-generation robots will guarantee a workplace revolution

The correct use and implementation of robotics may assist in closing the gaping global wealth divide says Mark McCallum, CTO, Orange Business Services.

OPINION: The race for trust, treasure and time in the cybersecurity war

OPINION: The race for trust, treasure and time in the cybersecurity war

Trevor Coetzee, Regional Director, South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa, Intel Security, discusses what cybercriminals are after in the so-called Second Economy.