African Research Cloud takes shape
SA's Inter-University Institute for Data-Intensive Astronomy becomes the first African institute to launch a cloud-based data centre.
Major boost for SA's research infrastructure
Over half a billion rand is earmarked for research infrastructure in the next three years, says science and technology minister Naledi Pandor.
ICT innovation fails to gain tax incentive traction
Only a quarter of the ICT sector's applications for government's R&D tax incentives were approved.
SA's R&D going nowhere slowly
The country's percentage spend on R&D continues to stagnate, despite ambitious government targets.
Science and technology budget remains flat at R7.4bn
Government will allocate R273m to the National Integrated Cyber Infrastructure System, minister Naledi Pandor told Parliament during her budget speech today.