Cyber crime costs industry up to $8trn a year

Cyber crime is costing businesses worldwide between $4-trillion and $8-trillion annually and has the potential to grow 20-fold over the next few years. This is the message from cyber protection company Acronis CEO and founder Serguei Beloussov speaking at the Acronis...

IDC outlines roadmap to recovery

Kathy Gibson reports from the virtual IDC CIO Summit - The world has largely weathered the Covid-19 storm and is ready to start feeling its way to the new normal. That's the word from Crawford Del Prete, president of IDC, who believes that organisations are now...

Intel powers first satellite with AI on board

As ubiquitous as artificial intelligence (AI) has become in modern life -- from boosting our understanding of the cosmos to surfacing entertaining videos on your phone -- AI hasn't yet found its way into orbit. That is until 2 September, when an experimental satellite...

Osiris-REx tags Surface of Asteroid Bennu

Captured on Oct. 20, 2020 during the Osiris-REx mission's Touch-And-Go (Tag) sample collection event, this series of images shows the SamCam imager's field of view as the NASA spacecraft approaches and touches down on asteroid Bennu's surface, over 321-million km away...

Senior Developer (AEM)

Job Advert SummaryAt Shoprite you will be part of delivering online experience and business solutions to some of the most recognized South Africa Retail brands and you’ll do it by working on the best of breed of technologies. We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a...

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Dell aims to bring the multi-cloud closer

By Kathy Gibson – Dell Technologies aims to improve flexibility and consistency in its multi-cloud/hybrid cloud offerings. That’s the word from Michael Dell, chairman and CEO of Dell Technologies, launching the company’s Project Apex, which will simplify how customers...

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Project Apex extends Dell’s as-a-service offering

Dell Technologies has expanded its as-a-service capabilities with Project Apex to simplify how customers and partners access Dell technology on-demand - across storage, servers, networking, hyperconverged infrastructure, PCs and broader solutions. Project Apex will...

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How Dell Technologies is modernising IT

Over the last decade, organisations of all sizes have embraced a connected and digital society. An even more dramatic shift is underway as how we work and learn has become distributed, and the home is now the office and the classroom. Dell Technologies is delivering...

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Energy transition in the digital age

Kathy Gibson reports - No economy can thrive without extensive and reliable energy - and digitalisation can help to ensure that it delivers. The energy industry is currently transitioning, at the same time as digital disruption is becoming mainstream. "We are...

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SMBs see benefits from digitalisation

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) continue to digitalise. This is one of the key findings from the Alibaba.com US B2B Small and Medium Business (SMB) Survey, according to which SMBs have accelerated their pivot to digital since January 2020. According to the survey...

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APTs, hacking for hire the top threats in Africa

Despite research showing an overall decrease in certain malware families and types in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in H1 2020 (36% decrease in South Africa, 26% decrease in Kenya and a 2,7% decrease in Nigeria), the human cyber threat remains rife. Africa is not immune to...

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