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1:40

Free Internet and upgrades for Accelerit subscribers

Accelerit is partnering with a number of fibre operators to double its fibre subscribers’ speed, at no additional cost, during the lockdown period, says Mandla Ngcobo, founder of Accelerit Technologies.

5:40

Tracking and isolating COVID-19 cases with WiFi technology

The same solutions implemented in shopping malls to provide free WiFi connectivity can help track the movement of people, thus helping to prevent the spread of the virus, says Quentin Daffarn, MD at UC-Wireless.

3:00

Network optimisation delivers business growth

A modern business environment requires the flexibility an optimised network infrastructure can provide, says James Ndegwa, business and architecture lead manager at Comstor Africa.

1:20

ITWeb Security Summit postponed amid COVID-19 concerns

ITWeb is prioritising the health and safety of all delegates, and has set the new date of the Johannesburg summit for August, says Angela Mace, CRM and Events director at ITWeb.

4:10

SA COVID-19 lockdown – the perfect time to upskill yourself

There are three main categories of skills development that companies should focus on: technical training, soft skills training and leadership development, says Erin Meehan, Learning and Development Facilitator at Ovations.

5:10

The power of partnerships

Organisations need to seek out collaborative opportunities that allow them to scale and pivot to deliver implementations that have long-term, sustainable value, says Ushal Moonsamy, Chief Solutions Officer at SqwidNet.

1:20
Thursday

Quickchat video conversations launched in South Africa

Quickchat will enable faster connectivity for groups of any size, at no cost, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, says Mandla Ngcobo, founder of Accelerit Technologies.

4:50

The best ways to manage a remote team in uncertain times

Collaboration and information-sharing using various workplace tools are crucial to the long-term success of any remote working exercise, says Nicholas Bell, CEO at Decision Inc.

4:30
Thursday

Meeting the demands of the B2B market

Once overwhelmingly based on volume and long-term projects, the B2B market has recognised the rising prominence of services and customer-centricity, says Rory Twort, Managing Executive of Sales at Axiz.

4:20
Thursday

Is artificial intelligence reinventing insurance?

AI is not reinventing insurance, but it is part of the mix of technologies that is causing a shift in insurance today, says Bill Hoggarth, national sales manager: digital business solutions at Datacentrix.

4:00

No, AI won’t steal your job. Here’s why.

New technologies lead to new job creation. Cognizant's Michael Cook reveals what some of these jobs will be.

2:20
Wednesday

Solutions to secure a remote workforce

Digital document signing, e-mail encryption solutions and cloud have made it easier for businesses to run more functionally during this period, says Herman Kriel, GM of CyberTech.