Simnikiwe Mzekandaba
5:40

Ramaphosa's 4IR smart city pipe dream

Pundits stress the need for articulated plans rather than dreams to take the country forward.

2:30
Thursday

Spectrum framework coming, Ramaphosa promises

President Cyril Ramaphosa affirms the spectrum policy directive will be issued next month, noting it is key to reducing data costs.

3:10

Win for SASSA in R1.3bn lawsuit

Judge Robert Nugent delivers a blow for Cash Paymaster Services, as he rules against the lawsuit levelled against SASSA.

3:10
Wednesday

App to boost maths, science literacy

Liberty and Mindset Network introduce TenFold Education, an app dedicated to maths and science learning material.

3:10

Directory app for black-owned business lands in SA

Katika makes it easy for the African diaspora to find black-owned businesses and shop black-owned products.

2:00

WiFi 6 and 5G will be ‘powerful combination’

Aruba president Keerti Melkote believes WiFi’s next-generation standard will be an integral part of the 5G radio access infrastructure.

3:20

Companies urged to act swiftly in edge computing era

Aruba Networks’ new book affirms opportunities at the edge, advising organisations to evolve their approach to technology and business models.

2:10

Aruba brings WiFi connectivity to small businesses

The wireless networking vendor offers small businesses a new solution that aims to provide cost-effective connectivity to employees and customers.

3:10

Aruba CTO lists top edge computing predictions

The next five years will mark a shift in the data centre space, with some of the servers moving to the edge, says Partha Narasimhan.

3:30

Aruba co-founder labels SA as key investment market

Keerti Melkote describes the Cape Networks acquisition as an important seed in the company’s strategy for local business.

2:40

Microsoft’s women in cloud accelerator comes to SA

The software giant plans to extend its WIC accelerator programme to eight more countries, including SA.

3:20

Communications ministry merger still in the works

The departments are still finding their footing to unify the two ministries, despite having a head-start in the government consolidation process.

Simnikiwe Mzekandaba
IT in government editor

Simnikiwe Mzekandaba is the IT in government editor at ITWeb. She reports on tech initiatives, policies and digital transformation strategies in government, banking and education. She holds an Honours degree in Journalism from Rhodes University. Behind that smile, she is plotting how best to get government officials to respond to her emails before deadline :)