Eskom at odds with researcher over alleged database leak
The flexibility of software-defined networking (SDN) is what enables some of the world's biggest companies to be innovative and scale their services to reach millions of people. In South Africa, there have been a lot of announcements around SDN and its big brother, software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN), in the last few months. Are local firms taking advantage of the opportunities it provides?
Govt CIOs divulge top investment priorities for 2019
Government CIOs will increase investment in cyber security and data analytics in 2019, ousting cloud services from the top spot, says Gartner.
Cloud security needs scaled learning, communication
Many businesses are not taking into account the new risks cloud poses, and they are not adopting an appropriate threat model, says Synthesis.
Busisiwe Mathe to present at ITWeb's GRC 2019 event
Chairperson of the South African Governing Board, Mathe will present the keynote address at the conference next month.
Absa's Jacques Barkhuizen is the Visionary CIO 2018
Jacques Barkhuizen, Absa chief information officer for virtual channels/digital banking, has won the prestigious IITPSA Visionary CIO award for 2018.
Etion's Teddy Daka named IT Personality of the Year 2018
Daka, CEO of JSE AltX-listed Etion, is the 40th winner of the prestigious IT Personality of the Year title.
Tech predictions: 2019 will be the year of the CIO
Forrester Research predicts the CIO's role will be elevated in 2019, as the IT executive is given room to lead and orchestrate this vital company role.