Mark Walker
5:40
Jun 21, 2019

Ramaphosa's 4IR smart city pipe dream

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

3:00

Public Sector ICT Forum tackles smart cities

Trusting the technology is key to the successful implementation of a smart city, said IDC's Mark Walker at the Public Sector ICT Forum.

5:10

Government pins hopes on 4IR commission

President Cyril Ramaphosa appoints a digital revolution commission, but industry observers advise it must have substance to be taken seriously.

2:10
Feb 27, 2019

Don't let cloud break the bank in 2019

Cloud computing is changing IT departments' budgets, says Mark Walker, associate VP for sub-Saharan Africa at IDC Middle East, Africa and Turkey.

3:30
Feb 26, 2019

Govt outlines tech hub aspirations

The administration looks to establish Africa's largest tech hub on home soil, setting its sights on being a leading ICT player on the continent.

4:10

ICT industry 'encouraged' by Mboweni's budget

Minister Tito Mboweni used his budget speech to promise government action on some critical ICT areas; a step the industry describes as encouraging.

6:00
Feb 18, 2019

Top ICT tips for Mboweni's budget

Although Eskom is expected to dominate Tito Mboweni's budget, the ICT sector shares its thoughts on where the finance minister should turn his focus.

3:10
Feb 14, 2019

Elections 2019 to be tough on ICT market

It is predicted the elections will pose many challenges for SA's ICT environment this year, as organisations tread with caution in an uncertain political environment.

4:10

Govt eyes digital revolution in education

The state looks to overhaul the education system so that young South Africans are prepared for the fourth industrial revolution.

3:20
Feb 8, 2019

Everyone to own a digital assistant in future

The current proliferation rate ofdigital personal assistants will result in one robot for every person in the future, says UiPath.

4:00

What Tito Mboweni's appointment means for ICT

ICT analysts weigh in on the new finance minister's appointment, saying it's unlikely to have a direct impact on the sector, at least for now.

3:20

South Africa ranks 46th in global ICT index

The country is expected to show the highest ICT spend across the META region this year, says a Huawei barometer.

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