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Aug 24, 2021

Balancing security, agility, productivity with the right storage for hybrid cloud

Choosing the right storage for hybrid cloud can tackle security risks and growing pains.


IDC forecasts smartphone market jump, highest since 2015

5G shipments are expected to grow nearly 130% in 2021, while almost all regions outside of China will see triple-digit growth by year-end.

May 21, 2021

Next 12 to 18 months to be shaped by key strategic IT investments

Research finds 62% of surveyed South African CIOs accelerated their digital initiative roadmaps by almost one year amid COVID-19 disruption, says IDC’s Mark Walker.


Middle East, Africa wearables market rebounds

The easing of supply disruptions helps the Middle East and Africa wearables market to rebound in Q3 2020, recording a year-on-year unit growth of 15.8%.


COVID-19, economic uncertainty hit SA smartphone market

Smartphone shipments to SA suffered a double-digit decline during the third quarter of this year, as the COVID-19 pandemic eroded economic gains, says IDC.


Entertainment, e-learning boost EMEA tablet market

The Europe, Middle East and Africa tablet market grew 24% year-on-year, its strongest performance since 2013, says IDC.


SA’s personal computing device market takes a knock

In the MEA region, South Africa experienced the biggest decline in shipments of personal computing devices year-on-year during the first quarter.


After 19 quarters, MEA PC market finally grows

A total of 5.3 million units were shipped across the region in Q3 2019, indicating an increase of 5.5% in Q3 2018, says IDC.

Nov 12, 2019

Security spend on the rise

More regulations and higher customer expectations have caused more companies to further invest in security, says John McLoughlin, security expert and CEO of J2 Software.


Digital transformation spending to balloon to $7.4tn

Spending will rise as companies seek to navigate challenges, compete at hyperscale, and meet rising customer expectations, says IDC.


SA’s IOT spend to reach R28bn this year

IDC’s forecast comes as analysts predict huge spend by companies as they are missing several layers in their IOT solutions.


Digital transformation isn't just a buzzword for business

Two of the most important tools to implement are customer relationship management and enterprise resource management, says Microsoft.

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