Altron, Huawei in IoT partnership

JSE-listed Altron and Huawei Technologies have announced a global partnership in an Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem that will see the two companies combine their expertise to deliver IoT solutions for businesses in South Africa and the rest of Africa. Altron Group...
CIOs urged to get on top of quantum computing

CIOs urged to get on top of quantum computing

Research labs, government agencies (NASA) and technology giants like Microsoft, IBM and Google are all focused on developing quantum theories first put forward in the 1970s. What’s more, a growing start-up quantum computing ecosystem is attracting hundreds of...

Phones used to avoid human contact

Connected devices are becoming essential to keeping people in contact with each other, but for many they are also a much-needed comfort blanket in a variety of social situations when they do not want to interact with others. A recent survey from Kaspersky Lab has...

Top predictions for 2019 and beyond

Gartner has revealed its top predictions for 2019 and beyond, examining three fundamental effects of continued digital innovation: artificial intelligence (AI) and skills, cultural advancement, and processes becoming products that result from increased digital...

JV aims to ease Azure migrations in SA

SUSE, Microsoft South Africa, Mint and SAB&T have entered into a local joint venture designed to assist organisations across industry sectors in migrating their SAP workloads to Azure given the imminent arrival of two Microsoft data centres in Africa. SUSE will...