Software Development and Testing

IBM reconfirms commitment to open source with two announcements

Hot on the heels of acquiring Red Hat, IBM has made two announcements that reconfirm its commitment to open source.


Are your printers vulnerable to a cyber attack?

Hackers target printers to gain access to your network, says Riaan Jansen van Rensburg, Solution & Project Specialist at Green Office.


Commvault hosts second annual Connections Live event in Joburg

Attendees will explore ways of simplifying data management across multi-cloud environments before migrating, says Wael Mustafa, area VP for MESAT at Commvault.


Build your business Web site and mobile apps

Codehesion's focus is on delivering Web sites and Android and iOS apps to South African companies.


A home for software developers

DVT is 20 years old. ITWeb spoke to CEO Jaco van der Merwe about the future and the state of the bespoke software industry in SA.


Lack of communication hampers DevOps

While organisations are implementing a DevOps structure, security is of huge concern to them and must be incorporated during this transition.


Testing times: Test coverage exposed

Test coverage is the opposite of allowing developers to be creative-thinking professionals writing high-quality unit tests.


Taking your career as a developer to the next level

Python skills are in demand because it has become a preferred language for data science and machine learning, says Ruan Erasmus, account manager: Managed Talent Solutions at Datacentrix.


How to ensure ROI with chatbots

Companies must learn how to optimise the customer journey and improve customer satisfaction rates to increase ROI, says Enghouse Interactive.


Exploring neural networks for facial recognition

Neural networks are computing systems inspired by, but not necessarily identical to, animal brains, says Jason Elder, senior technical consultant at Saratoga.


Good news, bad news in new open source software report

The supply of open source component releases grew 75% over the past two years, Sonatype report shows.