Timeline

2020

September

August

July

  • 20.
    Ava is built on micro-services and pulls information from the various subsystems to then be presented in the front-end, says Andrew Moodley, chief digital officer at Axiz.
  • 14.
    Axiz is building the next generation of IT skills through its learnership and internship programme.
  • 10.
    Axiz's multi-tiered partner journey assures joint value creation to help grow and transform businesses and their partners.
  • 03.
    Axiz introduces next-generation data storage with Dell Technologies’ PowerStore.

June

  • 26.
    As COVID-19 adds more pressure onto backup systems, a clear strategy and knowledge of data assets are not requirements anyone can afford to ignore.
  • 24.
    The digital platform improves efficiencies, letting Axiz partners quickly check stock and pricing, and place orders.
  • 23.
    AI in cyber security is a game-changer for both the potential victims and the perpetrators.
  • 18.
    Malware, DNS tunnelling, zero-day exploit, death by SQL injection and denial-of-service attacks are just some of the weapons of choice used in the cyber security war of attrition.

May

  • 29.
    Remote working has significant benefits, yet those only really come to fruition if it’s applied in the context of the business, says Daniel Jacobs, senior business development manager for VMware at Axiz.
  • 27.
    Depending on your digitisation or virtualisation strategy, COVID-19 has either caused a ripple or domino effect to your company.
  • 26.
    The partnership will enable users to step away from traditional monitoring architectures plagued with bottlenecks that reduce network visibility and scalability.
  • 21.
    Axiz is dedicated to connecting those living in rural areas.
  • 12.
    HPE GreenLake brings the cloud experience to apps and data everywhere with one unified operating model, says Dino Psoulis, solution architect at Axiz.
  • 04.
    The new normal
    The worldwide quarantine scenario has highlighted the need for seamlessly integrated and efficiently managed data centre technologies, as well as its extension to the edge.

April

  • 30.
    Advanced Services provides network and security monitoring, management and remedial services via a dedicated N-SOC.
  • 24.
    Axiz has joined forces with Remoteq ICT Solutions to give its partners access to a wider range of security products and services.
  • 21.
    For those who require reliable, high-speed network access to do their jobs, high throughput satellite connectivity circumvents traffic issues.
  • 15.
    In the event of a disaster like COVID-19, it’s vital that network admins can control the infrastructure while employees gain access to the company`s information and applications securely from anywhere, says Axiz.
  • 09.
    In the event of a disaster like COVID-19, it’s vital that network admins can control their infrastructure while employees gain access to the company`s information and apps securely from anywhere, says Axiz's Dino Psoulis.

March

  • 31.
    5G is more than just fast and fat broadband. It’s the start of a world with greener mobile networks.
  • 26.
    Once overwhelmingly based on volume and long-term projects, the B2B market has recognised the rising prominence of services and customer-centricity, says Rory Twort, Managing Executive of Sales at Axiz.
  • 25.
    Customers must ensure they have the same security controls moving to the cloud as they have on-premises, says Rudi van Rooyen, security engineer at Axiz.
  • 23.
    The local solar market has matured and stabilised over the past decade, says Axiz.
  • 20.
    Today's hardware lets customers use their choices better as it's a more project-driven space, and hardware solutions are often looked at during complex problem-solving, says Bridgette Kemp, Business Unit Manager at Axiz.
  • 16.
    If you want to secure everything, create a single view that encompasses them all, and integrate your systems so security follows your assets.
  • 11.
    Hyper-converged infrastructure takes the pain out of creating cloud-ready infrastructure; now hyper-converged platforms are commoditising that power to the broader market, says Neil Jackson, Software Business Unit Manager: Advanced Technologies at Axiz.
  • 05.
    Edge computing will be the power behind the next industrial revolution, altering the way manufacturing and services are carried out, says Tsholofelo Montshioa, business development manager for Supermicro at Axiz.

February

January

  • 30.
    Green credentials are the business equivalent of street cred, where impact on the planet matters as much as implementation, says Patrick Reeves, managing executive at Axiz.
  • 22.
    With threats becoming more sophisticated, enterprises are forced to look at new ways to protect themselves against evasive attacks, says Adeshni Rohit, business unit manager for Cisco at Axiz
  • 16.
    Criminals look for those places where two systems don’t talk to each other when they should, says Adeshni Rohit, manager of Axiz’s Cisco business unit.
  • 15.
    Many businesses think AI isn't for them, but practical AI is already big in marketing, re-marketing, production, IT, sales and HR, says Bradley McCulloch, Business Head: Advanced Technologies at Axiz.
  • 08.
    Forrester has demonstrated that the automation of incentives helps to remove the ‘friction’ in the partner’s sales process and streamline the lead to revenue processes, says Traci Maynard, Microsoft executive at Axiz.
  • 06.
    With certain disruptive technologies in the market having little to do with IT, the next big game-changer will be electric vehicles, says Pierre Spies, CEO of Alviva Holdings.