TechForum
3:10

Companies face growing data security challenges in an increasingly mobile environment

While data security is becoming increasingly important, it remains a journey without a destination, which is why a high-quality ERP system is vital, says Warwick Hopcroft, sales director and spokesperson for Seidor.

7:10

Dimension Data's updated cyber security trends for 2019

Cloud-based security is appealing for the same reasons companies are drawn to cloud-based services – the flexibility and scalability is key, says Matthew Gyde, group executive – Cybersecurity at Dimension Data.

3:00

Arcserve unveils strategies to optimise DR planning

It is crucial to document business objectives and the criticality of the data companies are trying to protect, says Byron Horn-Botha, lead: Channel and Partnerships at Arcserve Southern Africa.

4:30
Thursday

Innovative mobile solutions set to enhance life in SA

With 4IR now a reality, MTN is transforming from being a mobile phone company to becoming a multi-purpose digital platform innovator, says Giovanni Chiarelli, Chief Technology and Information Officer at MTN SA.

1:50

Redstor initiates all-in-one solution for data protection and migration

The company fulfils organisations’ requirements by enabling them to manage data centrally from a single control centre and livestream what they need, says Paul Evans, CEO, Redstor.

4:20

Safeguard endpoint security for remote working

Endpoint security ensures employees follow the right security protocols and all devices are running on updated systems and programs, says Stefan van de Giessen, GM: Cybersecurity at Networks Unlimited Africa.

4:00

EPBCS lives up to expectations

Oracle’s Enterprise Planning and Budgeting in the Cloud solution is surprisingly easy to use, says Elize Holl, senior planning and budgeting consultant at Futuresense.

2:40

Panda Security presents EDR and beyond at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2019

In addition to its extensible model, Panda will launch its enterprise-focused brand, Cytomic, aimed at maximising threat prevention and stopping cyber attacks, says Jeremy Matthews, regional manager of Panda Security.

3:30
Tuesday

Consumer e-commerce firms set pace for B2B resellers

Buyers in the enterprise market are questioning why corporate technology purchases are not as quick and transparent as ordering from e-commerce retailers, says Gary Pickford, CEO of Tarsus Distribution.

2:20

Argility builds legacy for future generations

Instead of looking to the past this Heritage Day, local companies should be planning for the future, says Nobuhle Zwane, human capital manager at Argility.

4:50
Tuesday

The sky is blue: 4IR is here

Already innovative in the digital space, Africa needs to teach critical thinking skills to continue fostering entrepreneurship and a tech-savvy workforce, says Phathizwe Malinga, managing director of SqwidNet.