High cost, skills shortage hinder AI adoption in SA
Despite the strong intention to do so, South African organisations struggle to actually embrace artificial intelligence, reveals World Wide Worx MD Arthur Goldstuck.
SA firms invest in empowering future women leaders in tech
In light of International Girls in ICT Day, LG South Africa, Huawei South Africa and GirlCode commit to train more South African girls in STEM-related skills.
Andréa Campbell named ITA spokesperson
Campbell said women remain underrepresented in the ICT field and the ITA is committed to understanding how it can contribute to attracting and retaining women in the ICT industry.
South African CEOs zone in on automation, tech at forefront
Local chief executives in tech, telecoms and healthcare are more confident about medium-term growth compared to their peers in other industries, PwC’s CEO survey results show.
SA urged to launch urgent ICT skills revolution
An industry leader says the country needs an ICT skills revolution that will drive change in the economy.
Is SA lagging in 4IR?
South Africa still needs to skill the current workforce to embrace digitisation and the changing landscape.
SA’s e-commerce boom fuels demand for skills
The country's booming e-commerce sector is leading to high demand for online retail skills, say industry pundits.
Resellers must become service businesses
There has never been a better time for ICT resellers to reinvent themselves as services businesses, says Gary Pickford, chief commercial officer at Tarsus Distribution.
Natural gas firm hunts for ‘cutting-edge’ ICT skills
DNG Energy is taking an interest in supporting educational and training centres to help develop new required skills for the many facets of the natural gas industry.
WeThinkCode offers 300 free programming learnerships for 2021
The organisation says the places are available for the hotly-demanded NQF5 course to be held at campuses in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Cloud, programming skills gap impedes SMEs’ digital initiatives
Small local businesses struggle to source cloud computing, programming and app development skills, according to a Xero survey.