IT skills
Aug 31, 2021

e4 introduces ‘Girls in STEM’ programme

The fintech specialist collaborates with non-profit Melisizwe Computer Lab Project, to upskill girls in under-privileged areas with STEM skills.


By investing in South African tech, we help grow the economy

SA's tech sector has unmatched potential to help pull the country into a new future of economic growth and recovery, says Altron Systems Integration MD Chad Baker.

Aug 7, 2020

COVID-19 crisis fast-tracks demand for software, data science skills

The pandemic has propelled IT skills demand, as local companies increasingly hire software developers, data warehouse experts and IT support technicians.

Jun 5, 2020

Infrastructure failure, skills gap to drive backup-as-a-service

The lack of skills and data centre equipment failure will prompt more EMEA organisations to utilise cloud backup-as-a-service providers.

Jun 6, 2016

Entries now open for Hackathon challenge

The boot camp challenge is aimed at testing the technical competencies of youth by offering them the opportunity to solve community challenges.

Aug 27, 2014

Interest in computer science dwindling

It is alarming that interest in science and maths at school level seems to be at an all-time low, says Richard Firth, chairman and CEO of MIP Holdings.

Mar 11, 2014

Intel, DOC in ICT education partnership

Teachers and learners will undergo free training from Intel in a bid to improve ICT integration in South African schools.

Sep 21, 2012

IT Salary Survey

ITWeb's annual IT Salary Survey is coming up, and we need your input.

Aug 24, 2012

Bringing sexy back?

Recent articles in the international press suggest that a career in IT is becoming hip and sexy again after a lull when technology didn't rank as an attractive option.

Aug 16, 2012

Database management outsourcing on the rise

More organisations are outsourcing database management requirements due to skills shortages, says Ascent Technology.

Jan 20, 2012

SA ill-equipped for Big Four

The workforce lacks the very IT skills becoming increasingly in demand by business, says IBM.

Dec 5, 2011

'Just enough' education in Kenya

A recent survey reveals that Kenyan universities produce excellent students, but they are not prepared for the workplace.

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