Elections 2019 to be tough on ICT market

It is predicted the elections will pose many challenges for SA's ICT environment this year, as organisations tread with caution in an uncertain political environment.


South Africa's 5G reality revealed

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

29 Jan

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.

Dec 12, 2018

Robotics, drone spend to reach $115.7bn in 2019

Robotics systems will have a larger share of spending compared to aerial drones throughout the five-year forecast period, says IDC.

Dec 6, 2018

Edge computing platforms accelerate industrial automation

IDC investigates the emerging "intelligent edge" and how companies can develop their infrastructure to take advantage of edge computing.

Nov 28, 2018

Wipro boosts ICT access for ECape school

The IT firm and its partners set up computer lab facilities at Zamokuhle Junior Secondary School in the Eastern Cape.

Nov 5, 2018

Eight financial benefits of managed IT services

When it comes to managed IT services, there are a number of benefits that directly translate into cost savings, says Syntelo.

Oct 17, 2018

How SA compares to UAE in terms of ICT growth

Countries where governments take emerging technologies seriously and start adopting them in their processes tend to lead in innovation, says IDC.

Sep 10, 2018

SA's PC market defies MEA odds

South Africa experienced strong growth after the rand reached one of its highest levels against the US dollar in recent times, says IDC.

Sep 3, 2018

Data now more important than ever, says Commvault

Companies need to take a pro-active approach to understanding and managing data, says Nigel Williams, EMEA senior director of marketing at Commvault.

Aug 20, 2018

Big data, analytics revenues to reach $260bn by 2022

The banking and manufacturing sectors are making the largest big data and analytics investments, says IDC.

Aug 1, 2018

Huawei dislodges Apple as number two smartphone maker

The Chinese telecoms giant is now the number two smartphone maker; the first quarter since 2Q10 in which Apple has not been number one or two.

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