Software Development and Testing

eBook: Patch management best practices

Oftentimes, patches fix the problem they're designed to address, but unintentionally break something else in the process.


Huawei engages local app developers

The smartphone maker partners with local app developers to promote South African content in Huawei AppGallery.


Keeping your developers happy

Good leadership, transparency, being supportive, valuing employees and providing them with opportunities for growth are key to fostering loyalty, says Singular.


Microsoft OS platform aims to make elections more secure

Microsoft's new open source platform is designed to make elections less vulnerable to vote rigging and manipulation.


Five factors to consider when choosing software for your business

When deciding between COTS, customised or platform software, you need to balance the company's immediate business needs with its long-term strategy.


Tech Leaders Camp introduces teens to robotics

The University of Cape Town partners with CodeSpace Academy to offer high school pupils a one-week intensive holiday coding programme.


Open source vulnerabilities remain unpatched for decades

A new report reveals a huge number of identified open source vulnerabilities remain unpatched for 10 years and longer.


Play nicely, Shuttleworth tells feuding foundations

Mark Shuttleworth used this week's Open Infrastructure Summit to scold open source foundations for straying from the founding principles of open source.

30 Apr

How to apply for 2019 Google Africa Certifications Scholarships

The response to Google's plan to train 30 000 developers in Africa has been phenomenal. Here are some more details as to how to apply.

25 Apr

SITA brings coding to Free State schools

The agency opens its first coding and software development academy in the Free State, as it steps up efforts to mainstream ICT in SA's education system.

25 Apr

DVT partners with UiPath

UiPath's RPA solution will help DVT customers automate business processes more efficiently, accurately, securely and at scale.