ITWeb TV: How Standard Bank beat payday glitches with R25bn IT spend

Group CIO Jörg Fischer reveals how much the big-four bank is spending on IT annually and how the month-end IT glitches that left customers frustrated were resolved.


Trend Micro unpacks AI-centric cyber security strategy

Cyber security company outlines strategy at the local leg of its Risk to Resilience World Tour.


Helios Towers targets expanded rural connectivity

The telecoms tower infrastructure company’s ambition is to provide coverage for an extra 20 million people by 2026.

Amazon13 Jun

Global e-tailers’ SA entry is double-edged sword for couriers

Local couriers face a unique set of challenges and opportunities, as Amazon, Shein and Temu disrupt SA’s e-commerce market.


MultiChoice CEO downplays turbulence at DStv operator

With a diversified business portfolio and the relaunched Showmax video streaming platform, the company will turn around its fortunes, says Calvo Mawela.


Pick n Pay sees uptick in Bitcoin payments in stores

The retailer’s crypto payments jump to R1 million a month in sales, as shoppers pay for groceries, data, airtime and municipal bills using the digital currency.


Partnerships for growth: Huawei Cloud Partner Network gains traction in SA

Huawei Cloud, through its global Huawei Cloud Partner Network, is empowering local partners to grow their businesses and help customers transform.

Cell C12 Jun

Cell C franchises company-owned stores

The franchise model has proven to be successful, with franchising stores performing 14% better than the company-owned facilities, says the telco.


MultiChoice bleeds subscribers amid revenue decline

The company’s overall active subscriber number drops by 9%, with group revenue decreasing by 5% to R56 billion.

Telkom12 Jun

Telkom expects earnings jump in full-year results

Stronger operational performance, driven by continued demand for next-gen technologies, contributes to improved earnings.

Bolt12 Jun

Blocking of Bolt drivers is persecution, say operators

Bolt operators are furious over the blocking of 6 000 drivers on the platform, saying they are being “persecuted” for no valid reason.

SkyWire12 Jun

Reunert’s SkyWire deploys 400 hi-site towers for last-mile connectivity

The fixed wireless access network provider aims to increase its tower footprint across SA, while introducing 5G-like and fibre-equivalent offerings.