Organisations adopt multi-cloud approach

More and more businesses globally are moving to a multi-cloud situation to deploy or access services, according to new research from F5 Networks. The company’s recent report, “The State of Application Delivery 2018” (SOAD), says more than 50% of the...

Vox boosts data centre footprint

Leading telecoms company, Vox has selected Teraco’s Riverfields Hyperscale data centre facility near Kempton Park as an additional location in the Gauteng region from which to provide services to a wide range of customers. “Provisioning of our routing,...

Financial sector is prime phishing target

In the second quarter of 2018, Kaspersky Lab’s anti-phishing technologies prevented over 107-million attempts to visit phishing pages, of which 35,7% were related to financial services and targeting customers through fake banking or payment pages. The IT sector...

Apple, Huawei flex muscles in declining tablet market

The overall tablet market for Western Europe declined 10,1% YoY, shipping 6,3-million units in the second quarter of 2018 (2Q18), according to the latest figures from IDC. Slates exhibited a degree of resilience in the commercial space, following strength in certain...

NGOs call for tougher Climate Change Bill

In its formal response to the Department of Environmental Affairs’ proposed Climate Change Bill, the Life After Coal/Impilo Ngaphandle Kwamalahle Campaign has called for a far more robust and proactive Bill. Life After Coal is a joint campaign of non-profit...

Flexible AMOLED panels on the rise

Amid growing demand for active matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) panels for smartphones, shipments of flexible AMOLED panels are expected to account for more than 50% of total AMOLED panel shipments by 2020, says HIS Markit. The company says shipments of...