ICT industry 'encouraged' by Mboweni's budget

Minister Tito Mboweni used his budget speech to promise government action on some critical ICT areas; a step the industry describes as encouraging.


2019 cyber security: More of the same or worse?

If growth of attack techniques continues into 2019 through hits on automated tech, the best years of system security may well be behind us.


Snupit makes tech improvements in 2019

A wizard-style question-and-answer section has been implemented to simplify the way users post requests for quotes.

14 Feb

Untangle, Malwarebytes partner on layered security for SMBs

Untangle and Malwarebytes agree to integrate Malwarebytes' Endpoint Protection and Untangle's cloud security platform, Command Center.


There's a cloud solution for most SME challenges

Although cloud computing adoption is low among SA SMEs, there are software-as-a-service solutions to most of their problems, says BCX's Dr Nkosi Kumalo.

12 Feb

Five ways SMMEs can improve their cyber security

Businesses that procrastinate over software and hardware updates, open themselves up to vulnerabilities, says Microsoft.


Number Boost takes top innovation spot

Heading to Tokyo in March, Number Boost will represent South Africa in the final of the NTT Open Innovation Contest.

8 Feb

African tech start-ups invited to Startupbootcamp accelerator

The search for start-ups that have developed tech solutions for positive change in Africa is on.

6 Feb

Getting your SMME investment-ready with fluid tech

Microsoft's John Press says that the ability to rapidly shift ones strategic direction in response to a volatile and fast-changing market is what technology is all about.


Don't leave your tax submissions too late

SMEs must keep abreast of amendments to tax regulations and afford the business enough time to adjust to any changes, says EasyBiz Technologies.


New R400m fund targets tech, black-owned start-ups

Venture capital company Kingson Capital targets a R400 million fund to invest in high-growth tech and black-owned start-ups in SA.