Software Development and Testing

Top company designs Android apps

In 2018, Codehesion successfully developed various Android and Web app projects, which included two large e-commerce projects.

Dec 10, 2018

Application quality assurance testing: what can SA learn?

There is a clear trend towards more agile development and DevOps activities, says Raffi Margaliot, senior VP and GM of Application Delivery Management Product Group at Micro Focus.

Dec 6, 2018

#SummerDevDays: Young geeks code the 4IR

Hosted by UNISA and Geekulcha, the Summer Developer Days hackathon saw 136 aspiring developers building on their skills.


Pupils win big at Youth Entrepreneurship Awards

Youth development programme Step Up 2 A Start Up awards young scholars over R2.5 million in prizes for their digital innovations.

Dec 6, 2018

New mobile app helps users optimise lifestyle through genetic data

Global wellness genetics firm DNAFit partnered with creative technology company Bluegrass Digital to develop a mobile app to help clients optimise their health.

Dec 5, 2018

CodeJIKA wants 20% of schools to teach coding by 2020

CodeJIKA wants one million young South Africans to try their hand at coding this week for international Computer Science Education Week.

Dec 4, 2018

Is your ERP agile enough for 4IR?

The need for an ERP system to remain flexible post-implementation is becoming as important as during its deployment, says Bluekey Seidor.


Axiz, BlueFinity bring Evoke to SA

Axiz will distribute BlueFinity's Evoke app development platform to the SA and African markets.

Nov 30, 2018

White paper: Veritas presents NetBackup 8.1.2

The unified data protection solution is ideal for the cloud-ready enterprise.

Nov 29, 2018

WhiteSource: New approach needed to deal with open source vulnerabilities

The development of standard practices and centralised location of 'fixes' will go a long way towards resolving open source security issues, says WhiteSource.

Nov 29, 2018

Further transformation ahead for open source industry

Muggie van Staden, MD of Obsidian Systems, weighs in on the four major deals in the open source software arena in the past year and predicts more ahead.