AI recognition platform digitises coronavirus management
NEC XON is using the NeoFace Watch facial recognition platform and specialised thermography cameras that include optical lenses to measure skin temperature and visually identify employees and visitors to its premises.
Ikhwezi Bus Service deploys AI-driven wireless network
The company has deployed an AI-driven wireless network from NEC XON based on Mist Systems, a Juniper Networks company.
Energy needs new models in a post-lockdown SA
Meeting the need for cost-effective and reliable energy in homes that are essentially distributed operating units of businesses will require zero cost, zero risk business models to support them, says Wessel Wessels, head of sales of NEC XON’s Alternative Energy division.
NEC’s open source 5G network could stimulate Africa’s economy
Open source, virtualised 5G overcomes the cost barrier because you don’t have the prohibitive costs of being locked in to a single vendor’s proprietary gear as they try to recover their investment, says Anthony Laing, GM of Networking at NEC XON.
AWS lights up Cape data centre region to rival Microsoft in SA
US-based tech giant Amazon Web Services has announced the opening of the AWS Africa (Cape Town) Region.
NEC XON appoints new COO to grow African market share
Viven Bhowani will oversee the company’s transition as it explores growth opportunities in Sub-Saharan, East and West African markets.
Shared risk opens up Africa's solar energy opportunities
There is now a zero-risk, zero-cost way to establish renewable energy in Africa, says Wessel Wessels, head of sales, Alternative Energy at NEC XON.