Stop meddling at the SABC, comms minister told

OUTA has cautioned minister of communications Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams to stop meddling in SABC matters


Warren Hero: Connecting people to things that matter

Warren Hero, current CDO/CIO of Webber Wentzel, is a finalist for IITPSA's Visionary CIO 2018 award.


Industry lauds decision to unify comms ministry

After much criticism of the 2014 split of the comms department, the decision to reconfigure the telecoms and broadcasting ministries is welcomed as a boost for effective regulation.

21 Nov

Software developers and professionals... beware the golden handcuffs

Retrenchments have become the norm in the software development industry, which follows the boom and bust economic model, says Anujah Bosman, CEO of Chillisoft.


Black IT Forum proposes women-led ICT ministry

The organisation supports calls for a consolidated government ICT department, saying a female minister must be at the helm.

Oct 30, 2018

Black IT Forum defends SARS IT boss

The association gets behind Mmamathe Makhekhe-Mokhuane, criticising the tendency to always depict black women in ICT as incompetent and unprofessional.


Will years of controversy catch up with SARS?

In the wake of revelations about the revenue service's aging IT infrastructure, ITWeb looks back at its challenges and milestones through the years.

Sep 28, 2018

Turrito Networks named top performing partner

The company has been recognised as the top performing SonicWall partner in the SME sector for 2018.

Aug 15, 2018

DOC taps broadcasters for digital TV public awareness

The communications ministry partners with local broadcasters for an educational drive on digital migration, as well as to accelerate the uptake of set-top boxes.

Jul 16, 2018

Has set-top box reached its sell-by date?

Government encourages households that don't qualify for subsidised decoders to consider integrated digital TVs, signalling possible changes in the approach to digital migration.

Jul 10, 2018

DOC sets up digital TV advisory council

The communications ministry appoints a council to advise minister Nomvula Mokonyane how government can ensure SA meets the digital migration deadline.


DTPS lifts lid on entities' corruption cases

SITA tops the list as the department's entity with the most reported cases for contravening anti-bribery and corruption legislation.