Doctors go digital
Gone are the days when a fever or the flu demanded a trip to the doctor’s office. With tele-health solutions and virtual consultations, the world of healthcare is evolving.
Driving Joburg’s digital future
IT is a huge digital transformation enabler for the City of Johannesburg, says CIO Denisha Jairam-Owthar, but it needs to be owned by everybody.
From oil and gas to retail
If you think that petrol and diesel is all there is at fuel stations, think again. These locations have transformed into retail meccas, and technology is playing a key role in enabling these brands to offer the best possible experience.
Tech takes construction to the front of the queue
Tech-enabled approaches to construction are redefining the industry as we know it. Kevin Wilson, IT GM at Stefanutti Stocks Construction, unpacks what the modern construction industry looks like.
Using tech to unlock manufacturing value
Keen to find out how local manufacturers are leveraging digital innovation, Brainstorm chatted to them about emerging technologies, their response to the Covid-19 pandemic and what they’re doing to prepare for Industry 4.0.
When telecoms meets financial services
Do telcos hold the key to providing much-needed financial services to the unbanked? Brainstorm spoke to Vodacom to find out.
Logistics made smart
Smart supply chains spell massive gains for the industry, but only when they are designed with the user in mind.
Backing African-baked innovation
In order for everyone to enjoy the benefits of digital innovation and the Fourth Industrial Revolution, we need to focus on the efficient utilisation of resources, says the CSIR’s Dr Fisseha Mekuria.
Little fish (with) in a big pond
Sanlam’s digital brand, Sanlam Indie, may have had a rocky start, but it has managed to acquire customers, scale its business and establish itself as a real insurance industry player.
From agricultural giant to tech top dog
Modern farmers need to embrace mechanisation to drive efficiency. John Deere wants to be the technology company that enables this new era of precision agriculture.
Journey to a digital future
Government has made some bold statements about how digital technologies will empower and enable South Africans, but what does a realistic picture for a digital government look like?