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Another SA education institution ventures into online schooling

Private school Woodridge College launches online school Woodridge Connect, becoming the latest entrant in SA’s burgeoning online learning space.

Aug 16, 2021

Join IITPSA’s WIIT to learn work-from-home power moves this Women’s Month

Women in IT (WIIT), a chapter of the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA), will host a special Women’s Month event on Friday, 20 August from 11:30am – 1pm.

Jun 9, 2021

IITPSA welcomes SARS moves to harness big data, AI for tax collection

The South African Revenue Service plans to use big data analytics and artificial intelligence to improve revenue collection and locate tax evaders.

Mar 18, 2021

Ethical behaviour in software development

On an organisational level, Codes of Ethics need to give voice to an organisation’s values and inform ethical decision-making, says BBD.

Feb 23, 2021

Failure to patch and update software a noteworthy fail, says IITPSA

The Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa was responding to recent breaches and glitches caused by organisations failing to keep software appropriately patched and updated.

Feb 17, 2021

IITPSA has IP3 accreditation renewed

The Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa is set to align its Code of Conduct with the IFIP Code of Ethics.


Online learning must be central to SA’s future education system

Industry experts weigh in on SA’s education system, advising stakeholders to consider blended models of teaching and learning as the pandemic continues.

Aug 11, 2020

Tech sector’s gender inequality status quo demands disruption

Gender disparity still plagues many ICT firms, with men earning higher salaries than women and to some extent, still being considered as better leaders.

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.

Mar 13, 2020

Coronavirus pandemic will be defining moment for the Internet

The Internet shows its prowess, becoming of greater and pivotal assistance as COVID-19 poses an increasing threat to the world’s health and productivity.


South African students sign up for online high school

Global online high school, Valenture Institute, takes its first cohort of South African pupils, receiving an unexpectedly high number of registrations.

Feb 11, 2020

ICT brain drain, skills dearth threaten SA’s 4IR progress

Industry body IITPSA points to the ICT brain drain and slow ICT skills development as threats to the country’s fourth industrial revolution progress.

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