Industry 4.0

2018 Science Forum turns attention to Industry 4.0

The science community will gather from 12 to 14 December for the fourth edition of the Science Forum South Africa.


Science, tech minister joins global AI council

Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane will serve in a fourth industrial revolution council to guide the international community on artificial intelligence priorities.


Modern operational infrastructure crucial for industrial automation

Automation engineers and managers face the challenge of what to do with their existing automation infrastructure to prepare for a more digital world, says Stratus Technologies.

Oct 24, 2018

Industry 4.0 a tipping point for Africa's wealth gap

Methods for Africa to harness the fourth industrial revolution to overcome the continent's challenges were explored at NEC XON's 7th annual summit.

Oct 11, 2018

Curriculum needs overhaul to address future skills deficit

The country's curriculum must undergo changes so learners leave school with the skills to survive rapid technological changes.

Oct 11, 2018

Knowledge is power in customer service

Enabling contact centre staff to be more efficient and motivated enhances customer experience and helps retain and attract employees.

Oct 5, 2018

Is your business at the edge?

It's estimated that 95% of what we do will be connected by 2020. Are you ready for it?


Industry 4.0 calls on government to embrace change, says Mothibi Ramusi

The National Lotteries Commission CIO challenges ICT professionals to unpack the values of the fourth industrial revolution so that politicians truly know what it means.

Sep 26, 2018

NEC XON summit explores Industry 4.0 as Africa's hero

Taking place on 11 October, the summit will explore methods to harness the fourth industrial revolution to overcome Africa's socioeconomic challenges.

Sep 3, 2018

4Sight appoints Wilhelm Swart to lead BluESP unit

The JSE-listed company appoints the former Schneider Electric VP to head its BluESP subsidiary.

Aug 8, 2018

Does IIOT mean the end of SCADA and PLC?

New kid on the industrial block, IIOT and old workhorses SCADA and PLC, are joining forces to drive greater productivity and efficiency.

Aug 1, 2018

FlowCentric/MineRP collaboration wins IOT award

The Digital Twin Mine Management solution scooped the MTN Business IoT Solution of the Year at the MTN Business IoT Conference and Awards.

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