Paul Booth
22 Apr

Booth’s bulletpoint bulletin

ICT industry consultant Paul Booth keeps you abreast of the deals and developments in the local and international space.

Aug 7, 2020

Public sector orgs must protect unique data sets

ITWeb's Security Summit will arm those responsible for IT and cyber security in the public sector with info on the latest threats and what to do about them.

May 13, 2019

Uber's initial public offering disappoints

After considering going public for four years, Uber picked a week beset by market turbulence fuelled by US-China trade fears.

Jul 25, 2018

ChainEX to visit Blockchain Conference

The company is one of the sponsors of the conference, taking place on 27 July at the Midrand Conference Centre.

Oct 17, 2017

Riverbed to extend flexibility of Microsoft cloud storage

Riverbed SteelFusion Azure-Ready Edge extends the flexibility and benefits of Azure cloud storage out to the edge of the network.

Mar 31, 2017

Analysis: How do Accenture's acquisitions match its tech vision?

With 10 deals completed in 2017, Accenture is leaving many of its competitors in its dust, writes analyst Paul Booth.

Feb 27, 2017

Juniper Networks announces carrier-grade cloud solution

It has partnered with Affirmed Networks and Netronome to deliver a scalable cloud solution for mobile subscriber services.

May 25, 2016

Slim pickings

The market rout and consolidation is chipping away at the value that listed ICT stocks offer investors.

Nov 6, 2015

Digitisation: revolution or snake oil?

Digitisation is rising as the most prominent technology challenge for modern companies. But what is it and why is it dangerous to ignore?

Aug 21, 2015

Tintri announces VM-Aware All-Flash storage platform

The products will enable customers to easily optimise virtualised workloads across the T5000 and T800 systems.

Jun 29, 2015

Cell C in debt 'hole'

The cellular operator's latest bond raising - putting total outstanding euro bonds at R5.5?billion - makes a buyout look increasingly likely.

Jun 2, 2015

Cell C 'up against the ropes'

The operator is ripe for a buyout as it faces a ratings downgrade unless it finds R2?billion to pay its debt in the next month.