IT in Government
2:00
Friday

ICASA to auction spectrum early next year

The Independent Communications Authority will auction high-demand radio frequency spectrum by the end of March 2019, the regulator told ITWeb.

8:00

Sky to tap: how water is provided and managed

A water-secure future necessitates close co-operation between the public and private sectors, says Russell Dick, CEO at MICROmega H20.

5:00

ICT Tenders: Stepping up security, software development

This week's new government tenders seek security and bespoke software solutions, while Aptronics and Liquid Telecom are among the winners of previous tenders.

1:50

Government abandons set-top boxes

The state adopts a revised model for the rollout of the digital migration project, which sees it abandon the set-top box idea.

3:50

Curriculum needs overhaul to address future skills deficit

The country's curriculum must undergo changes so learners leave school with the skills to survive rapid technological changes.

4:00

What Tito Mboweni's appointment means for ICT

ICT analysts weigh in on the new finance minister's appointment, saying it's unlikely to have a direct impact on the sector, at least for now.

3:50

Union takes issue with SASSA biometrics

NEHAWU slams the social security agency's handling of the biometric enrolment of beneficiaries onto a new system.

3:10
Tuesday

ICASA moves forward on spectrum plans

The regulator takes a step forward in the process of allocating spectrum by withdrawing a 2016 invitation to apply, which has been held up by a court battle for two years.

2:20

Huawei, DTPS send students to China to learn ICT skills

The third group of 10 students has departed for China to receive training at Huawei's headquarters.

1:00

ANC debuts revamped Web site

The Web site of SA's ruling political party's is back up after more than two weeks offline, following claims it was suspended due to outstanding fees.

3:20
Monday

Consumers report underwhelming digital experiences: Gartner

CIOs must re-engineer their digital products and service capabilities to meet consumer expectations, reveals a Gartner survey.