CIO Zone

Close ICASA and create a digital regulator, says Ngcaba

ICT veteran Dr Andile Ngcaba says ICASA’s law in its current state cannot drive digital transformation, amid mooted changes for the telecoms regulator.


IT in a COVID-19 world

Traditional businesses have had to adapt to new realities of a post-virus world, and the implications for CIOs will be profound.


BizOps transition isn’t easy, but worth it

BizOps helps companies to put business outcomes at the centre of everything, from value management, to development, to IT operations.

18 Jun

Tech proves to be ‘heart’ of companies amid COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has seen the transformation of companies into technology companies in some way, shape or form, says Cisco.

Jun 11, 2020

African Bank in COVID-19 digital transformation offensive

The bank ramps up its use of technologies as consumers opt for digital channels during the nation-wide lockdown.

Jun 11, 2020

Pandemic disruption accelerates cloud migration

Application workloads will be the key driver of cloud adoption, says VMware's Dave Funnell.


Mainframe: The cloud before the cloud was invented

What's possibly not understood is that 'cloud' has been part of the mainframe offering for a very long time; indeed, it was just branded as 'outsourcing'.


MTN SA sees double-digit data traffic growth under lockdown

The mobile operator has experienced a 51% growth in data traffic since February, as data usage for video and online corporate activity surges.


COVID-19 catapults ICT adoption in government

The pandemic fast-tracked ICT processes within the public sector that would have otherwise taken a long time to be realised, says GovChat CEO Eldrid Jordaan.


Measuring performance for optimal ROI in the modern mainframe

With greater insight into mainframe performance, companies can control or reduce costs, increase efficiency, and free up resources for high-value activities.

Jun 1, 2020

JSE CIO’s to-do list during COVID-19

How JSE chief information officer Hendrik Kotze ensured the bourse moved offsite during the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 29, 2020

Is there a role for a business analyst in an Agile environment?

The business analyst is one person who holds the perspective of business in an Agile team, not the tester, not the developer and not the scrum master, says Edward Ngubane, head of business analysis, DVT.