People needed to derive value from data

Unless people are empowered to become data literate, businesses will never get the most out of their second most valuable asset, says SAQlik MD James Hickman.


Data cannot provide insights, only people can

Data only works when you exchange insights with others, collaborate and interrogate it, says BI `rockstar' Donald Farmer.

Feb 21, 2019

eBook: Managing risk and regulatory compliance

Microsoft offers tips on how to adopt a more data-driven approach to business.

Jan 28, 2019

Microsoft Ignite: The Tour kicks off in Sandton today

Delegates will have the opportunity to connect with the Microsoft community, to gain practical insights and best practises on the future of cloud development, data, IT, and business intelligence.

Jan 9, 2019

Register for free for Microsoft's Ignite, the tour: the ultimate tech conference

Delegates will be able to connect with the Microsoft community, and gain practical insights and best practises, says Microsoft.

Dec 21, 2018

Aerobotics to provide tree crop analytics to ECape farms

The Cape Town-based farming start-up joins forces with The Co-op, making its tree crop analytics and software available to 1 300 farms.

Dec 12, 2018

Webinar: Accelerating the move to a next-gen, on-demand digital data centre

A recent report commissioned by Dimension Data* found that 52% of enterprises are using container technology to transform that way work is done in their data centre.

Dec 11, 2018

Webinar: The alchemy of data

Traditional business intelligence approaches are not able to provide the digital organisation with the level of insight that the modern business environment demands, says Dimension Data.

Nov 22, 2018

Don't miss Microsoft Ignite: The Tour

Microsoft is introducing new ways to code, optimise cloud infrastructure, and modernise organisations.

Nov 15, 2018

Defining metadata and its relevance

Metadata management within the data and analytics space can be a leading source of developing a competitive advantage.


Why ethics must be at the heart of AI

AI and machine learning are more than trendy or futuristic topics, they are real computing advances that are playing out in homes and businesses, says Zoaib Hoosen, MD of Microsoft SA.

Jul 17, 2018

Infographic: Five predictions for big data analytics

Where knowledge is power, data is wealth, says Ncoded Solutions.

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