Academy sees uptick in applications, employability
SA's Explore Data Science Academy witnesses a rise in applications, amid the boom in the local data centre space.
Microsoft plans metaverse dominance with Activision Blizzard
Taking part in what is the biggest tech merger and acquisition to date reflects Microsoft’s desire to dominate the metaverse, says GlobalData.
Oracle’s Johannesburg data centre goes live
The US-based enterprise software giant lights up its Johannesburg-based data centre almost three years after it was first announced, taking on Azure and AWS.
Microsoft to buy gaming firm Activision Blizzard for $68.7bn
When the transaction closes, Microsoft will become the world’s third-largest gaming company by revenue, behind Tencent and Sony.
More SA firms to explore the metaverse in 2022
The ongoing metaverse and NFT hype will draw the interest of local companies as they explore immersive tech to increase profit margins and improve operations.
Anand Eswaran appointed Veeam CEO
The new CEO replaces Bill Largent who will now focus on his role as chairman of the board of directors.
ISVs and demand generation
A survey on independent software vendors (ISVs), being conducted by ITWeb and Tarsus On Demand, has gone live.
Survey explores local ISV market
Calling all ISV and software resellers to take our quick survey.
Microsoft backs The Awareness Company in agritech push
The agritech programme will enable smallholder farmers to improve efficiencies in their farming operations through the use of operational insights.
Fujitsu unveils Global Strategic Partner Academy programme
The programme will offer training, re-training and experience-based development opportunities in collaboration with global partners on a virtual platform.
Company execs grapple with hybrid workplace complexities
Local firms are faced with the challenges of restructuring the workplace for a blended working model that accommodates in-office and remote workers.