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6:00

The IOT, WTF!

If you don't keep up, you're not going to understand the world around you, says Patricia Stuthridge, MD of LucidView.

6:20
Yesterday

Cyber security checklist for South African organisations

Companies in SA must build cyber resilience into their DNA to recover quickly and with minimal damage following a successful attack, says Heino Gevers, customer success director at Mimecast.

4:00

Hidden claws of proof of concept

The pitfalls of POC often occur when the success criteria of the project aren't clearly defined from the outset, says Sean Laval, executive: Solutions and Innovations at SqwidNet.

3:00

Understanding cyber security's biggest threat

Ransomware has no morals and it doesn't care if you provide a product, service or information, says Carey van Vlaanderen, CEO at ESET South Africa.

3:10

Top tips for a BCM plan that works

When a crisis breaks, employees and other stakeholders must know for certain what actions need to be undertaken, says Karen Humphris, senior manager: Advisory at ContinuitySA.

5:10
Wednesday

Behind the smoke and mirrors of SA's Internet

Customers should look beyond the product to the true nature of the ISP, and the service and support that underpins it, says Grant Parker, GM, SEACOM Business South Africa.

2:20

Assessing business resilience in terms of value

Looking at the total value of an investment is a better way of assessing the worth of an investment than ROI, says Karven Naidoo, client executive at ContinuitySA.

4:50

Cyber insurance offers double-layer safety net

Cyber insurance is a financial buffer against incident costs and helps companies get their security basics in place for their cyber insurance policies, says Charl Ueckermann, CEO of AVeS Cyber Security.

6:00

Innovation not enough in a CX-driven economy

Customer experience is paramount and requires tech suppliers to provide ongoing transformational support rather than once-off sales, says Cameron Beveridge, regional director: southern Africa at SAP Africa.

2:40

Troye upbeat about Google Cloud Platform solutions

With Citrix solutions on GCP, companies can deliver experience-driven application performance and delivery in the cloud, says Kurt Goodall, technical director at Troye.

3:40

Operating in an 'always on' economy is key

The always-on economy gives cloud data management trends a seat at the boardroom table, says Anton Jacobsz, CEO at Networks Unlimited Africa.