ZTE garners high scores in Lightwave Innovation Reviews 2024

The ZTE Intelligent Optical Line Risk Analysis System automatically detects co-route risks within an OTN network and provides early warning of fibre degradation.

EOH23 Feb

EOH appoints Andrew Mthembu as interim CEO

The executive chairman will assume the role of interim CEO for a period of up to six months, or until a new CEO is appointed.

Cell C22 Feb

Blue Label anticipates ‘smooth’ takeover of Cell C

The fintech group has a non-controlling 49.5% stake in Cell C, and is looking to get an additional 4.04% stake in the firm.


SA cyber security culture improves, but ongoing training and awareness programmes remain crucial

A recent ITWeb / KnowBe4 survey has found an improvement in cyber security culture maturity in South African companies.


Data breaches rising at alarming rate, says InfoReg

South Africa’s Information Regulator reveals data breach notifications of as many as 150 a month, up from 56 this time last year.


Hiding in plain sight – when vulnerabilities aren’t all equal

Companies must mitigate the risk where it matters most through prioritisation and continuous exposure management, says Kris Budnik, founder and director of Tilt Advisory.


The CIO's guide to generative artificial intelligence

How IT leaders can cut through the GenAI hype to create business value, while balancing innovation with ethical considerations.


Bytes CEO resigns amid share trading storm

Neil Murphy notifies the board that he made a number of trades in the company’s shares that had not been disclosed.


SARS deploys CCTV tech to beat illicit tobacco

The taxman turns to CCTV and related tech at licensed tobacco manufacturers, in an effort to address the high levels of illicit tobacco.


EXCLUSIVE: InfoReg cracks whip on pesky direct marketing calls

South Africa’s Information Regulator takes a strong stance against telemarketers, deciding that telemarketing by telephone constitutes electronic communication.


Cyber threats on the rise: Businesses urged to ramp up defences

Deepfake technology, which creates convincing fake videos, poses various risks, including tricking business users into fraudulent transactions, says John Mc Loughlin, CEO at J2 Software.


ITWeb Security Summit 2024 heads to Mother City

Security Summit Cape Town is scheduled for 29-30 May.