A lack of understanding of the practical implications of moving into the cloud is keeping South African companies from huge cost-saving and efficiency improving benefits.
SAP Africa recently announced the kick-off of its SAP® Urban Matters initiative at the Africa Urban Matters, Cities of the Future event hosted in Cape Town. The event focused on how innovative technology can be leveraged to make cities and municipalities more effective – and improve the lives of citizens
The rapid growth of cloud computing over the last few years has completely revolutionised how businesses operate in the African continent as well as globally.
More than 1.4 million learners in public schools in the Gauteng province are now said to have access to the cutting edge technology of the Internet delivered through the GautengOnline infrastructure.
Westcon Group South Africa (Pty) and Comztek Holdings (Pty) Ltd announces new organisational structure of the business following the the merger of the two businesses.
Business IT users in Africa are increasingly demanding that the online services and applications they consume be hosted on the continent, and preferably within the borders of the countries where they do business. That’s according to Albie Bester, GM of SEACOM‘s cloud services subsidiary, Pamoja. He says that a growing proportion of African Internet traffic […]
The unprecedented pace of technological change, coupled with maturing customer service expectations, is driving a transformation in the way that organisations source, implement, manage and support technology in contact centres. According to the results of the Dimension Data Global Contact Centre Benchmarking Report 2012, this change is less about the capabilities of the new technology, […]
The anticipated 3rd annual Cloud and Virtualisation Summit Africa is taking place at the Hilton Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg, from 10 to 11 October 2012. The event is hosted by international business-to-business conferencing company, Kinetic Events. The must-attend event is aimed at business and technology leaders who need to understand how cloud computing and virtualisation […]
Embracing the big three disruptive technologies – cloud, social media and mobile – in an integrated fashion is the way forward-thinking business should approach them, says Zensar. The biggest disruptive technologies changing the face of business today are cloud, social media and mobile, says Zensar. Gartner is calling the three part of ‘a Nexus of […]
Cloud computing is a disruptive market force to traditional IT business operations, with its pay-as-you-go consumption model, and asset-light delivery of key business applications and services. As with many new, disruptive technologies, the question now arises as to how organisations embrace – or reject – cloud computing as vital to their business. Companies must decide […]