Internet of things

IOT is at work in 34% of global companies

Over a third of global firms use the Internet of things and 70% of these adopters have moved beyond the pilot stage, according to Vodafone IOT Barometer 2019.

5 Mar

New technologies in the fight against illicit trade

Those fighting illicit trade are about to get a welcome addition to their arsenal, as tracking is poised for a dramatic improvement in effectiveness.

20 Feb

2019 cyber security: More of the same or worse?

If growth of attack techniques continues into 2019 through hits on automated tech, the best years of system security may well be behind us.

Feb 13, 2019

South Africa's 5G reality revealed

Despite the hype around the deployment of 5G in 2019, 3G remains the present reality for SA.

Feb 12, 2019

Internet of things helps feed the masses

IFS South Africa and Matsei Technologies develop a digital aquaponics farming solution using the Internet of things, to help combat malnutrition in Africa.

Feb 12, 2019

Why a big picture, strategic IT approach in 2019?

There are five key elements that 2019 IT strategies must include, says Jane Thomson, MD of EOH Infor Services, Infor's master partner in Africa.

Feb 7, 2019

IOT: the good, the bad and the ugly

Like any great Western, IOT is the new technology frontier and it brings its own fair share of challenges to the saloon, says Andrew Heuvel, CTO at SqwidNet.

Jan 30, 2019

Trends 2019: Technologies converge as 5G lands

There's reason to think we will be enjoying the spread of true Internet of things much sooner than expected: the arrival of 5G.

Jan 29, 2019

Who is responsible for IOT security?

Whoever owns the data generated by IOT devices is responsible for its security, says Particle.

Jan 29, 2019

Cloud, 5G, AI to accelerate META ICT spending

META ICT spending will exceed $200 billion in 2019, as more organisations experiment with transformative technologies, says IDC.

Jan 29, 2019

Security crisis at the network edge

It's important to acknowledge that security risks associated with edge computing are different to those of a centralised environment.

Jan 22, 2019

2019 will spark sweeping change for wireless industry

Deloitte predicts at least 25 operators will launch 5G services in 2019 and 20 handset vendors will unveil 5G-ready handsets this year.

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