Open Source

IBM eyes $1 trillion hybrid cloud opportunity

The company says the strong performance of its cloud business, led by Red Hat, underscores the growing adoption of open hybrid cloud.

9 Oct

Setback in Opera’s South African data centre plans

The company is delaying the launch of its data centre in South Africa because of the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.


Dimension Data moves to gag ISP over ‘failed’ IT project claims

The systems integrator is involved in an ugly fight with local Internet service provider iSAT over an alleged “catastrophic” IT platform.


Standard Bank looks to blockchain tech for insurance claims

The big four bank is aggressively pursuing the digital insurance space, which has been shaken up by the emerging insurtech start-up companies.

30 Sep

Chinese brands ready to tap SA’s ‘lucrative’ smartphone market

Industry pundits believe SA’s very healthy smartphone market makes it an ideal target, amid a flood of Chinese brands into the local market.


CA Southern Africa reveals the role of mainframe in today’s customer-centric business world

Companies need to grow the skills necessary to reap the benefits that integrated mainframe and customer-centric strategies can realise, says Gerard King, CA Southern Africa Mainframe pre-sales and support engineer.


Red Bull Basement 2020 seeks innovators

The contest will see university students from over 35 countries using tech to improve the way we live.

Sep 10, 2020

Ten tips for taking your app from idea to start-up

Hackathon winner Tsitsi Marote shares her tips for building a start-up.

Sep 1, 2020

Geekulcha launches College Month 2020

Geekulcha’s College Month aims to create a more inclusive ICT ecosystem.

Aug 25, 2020

Webinar: Avoid multi-cloud headaches

The big issue with the move to the cloud is how to track workloads and applications, while managing and monitoring their multi-cloud environment.

Aug 19, 2020

Android app developers sue Google over Play Store monopoly

A lawsuit seeks to recoup losses suffered by Android app developers for monetary injuries they claim to have experienced due to Google’s anti-competitive practices.


SAP Africa Code Week goes fully online, intros mobile app

The coding initiative aims to train over three million young Africans, as the 2020 edition goes online in October.