Matthew Burbidge

New SA crypto platform begins worldwide trading, a new crypto-currency trading platform based in SA, kicks off by allowing trading in crypto free of charge this month.

Feb 11, 2019

The cost of customer experience

Ask any company, and they'll probably tell you that customer experience is one of their key focus areas. But ask them who's in charge of the customer experience, and the responses will be mumbled.

Jan 31, 2019

The datacentre of the future

The datacentre is the foundation upon which enterprises are built.


Inside Oracle's ideas factory

Most new ideas in the enterprise don't see the light of day. So what goes wrong? We chat to the man in charge of Oracle's innovation programme.

Jan 18, 2019

Q&A: There's a secret sauce to Oracle Autonomous Database

Oracle's cloud business VP discusses the company's second cloud generation and the advantages of Autonomous Database.

Jan 15, 2019

What should the CIO be bringing to the table this year?

Is this going to be the year in which the CIO nudges the business in a new direction?


Asset to the company

It's impossible to think of the world without software. It's foundational to almost every business, and, increasingly, our personal lives.

Oct 25, 2018

What makes an extraordinary CIO?

It takes a successful CIO to know one. Financial Sector Conduct Authority CIO Sello Mmakau lists the qualities that make these executives stand out.

Sep 20, 2018

How would you like a digital twin of your organisation?

It's the concept of the digital twin writ large: not an engine, but the whole organisation.


80% of blockchain use cases will die

The real business benefits of blockchain are hard to prove, as many embark on "pointless proof-of-concepts", says a Gartner analyst.


It's up to you to protect your data, not the CISO

Gartner says the owners of data are also accountable for its security.

Sep 18, 2018

Gartner's Sondergaard missing from this year's symposium

Peter Sondergaard, for many the face of Gartner, has left the company.