James Francis

Understanding agile manufacturing

How can manufacturers avoid cascading problems on their floor and increase the speed of planning?


Why is Telkom letting ADSL die?

If ADSL is making a loss, at least let it make a meaningful loss that challenges SA's data norms.


What will ERP look like in 2025?

Forget the old, stoic and immovable ERP: tomorrow's ERPs will be dynamic, smart and follow the user.

Oct 19, 2018

It's all hands on deck for SA's digital future

The arrival of local Azure data centres shows SITA's commitment to using digital services, says Setumo Mohapi, CEO of SITA.


How modern ERPs scale

Post-modern ERPs are flexible, marrying the power of the ERP with its need to ebb and flow with business demands, says Bernard Ford, CEO of One Channel.

Oct 3, 2018

New generation of data centre management

Distributed data centres are becoming more critical to support day-to-day operations for many companies, says George Senzere, solutions engineering manager at Schneider Electric.

Sep 12, 2018

Strategic possibilities of edge computing

Digital twin technology is a hint of where digital technologies, combined with IOT, can take us, says George Senzere, solutions engineering manager at Schneider Electric.


How does digital migration impact the ERP?

Enterprise resource planning remains the brains of the business, but it needs intelligence for a new age, says Bernard Ford, CEO of One Channel.


Strategies to modernise your ERP

The case for adopting a new, post-modern enterprise resource planning solution is, frankly, infallible, says Bernard Ford, CEO of One Channel.

Aug 21, 2018

How schools can drive change in education

The culture change can start with extracurricular activities like robotics and coding classes, which can be presented to all ages, says Lulu Burger, director of Education at the OnSite Group.


The rise of edge computing

The essence of edge is to move some of the storage and compute to a different site closer to where the data is being generated, says George Senzere, Solutions Engineering Manager at Schneider Electric.

Aug 3, 2018

Meet the skills challenge with pre-competition

We can't beat the skills challenge without joining forces.

James Francis
ITWeb contributor

James Francis is ITWeb contributor.