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Airline works with Microsoft to gain a 360° view of their customers

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Air Mauritius is the national airline for the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius. Its fleet of 13 aircraft carries half of the nation’s air passenger traffic, some 1.6 million travellers a year. Its flights connect to more than 100 destinations through hubs at key airports on four continents. The airline’s 2,800 employees have worked […]


SA’s NDoH digitally transforms health service with Dynamics 365

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The South African government’s National Department of Health (NDoH) is the executive department dedicated to the health of all 55.9 million citizens. It does this through illness prevention, promoting healthy living and improving health service delivery. Business goal Confronted with aging ICT infrastructure and a growing population to service, the National Department of Health needed […]


Seamfix launches Bioregistra to transform data management

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SEAMFIX, Nigeria’s leading provider of identity management solutions, has launched BioRegistra, an innovative data capture and data management platform. BioRegistra is a state of the art platform developed for individuals, corporates and governments, among others, to assist with capturing, storing and accessing data. The platform allows a fully automated process that guarantees seamless execution of […]


Local data centres: crucial in the fight against unemployment

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Article by Mpumi Nhlapo, Head of T-Systems South Africa’s IT Portfolio and Solution Sales South Africa’s sluggish economic growth continues to be roundly outpaced by our population growth, as business confidence remains uncertain and job creation falters. One of the effects is a rising unemployment level, which according to Stats SA, has now reached a […]


Datacentrix clinches Huawei Energy Partner of the Year award

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Datacentrix, a provider of high performing and secure ICT solutions, has been honoured with the ‘Huawei Energy Partner of the Year’ award. Datacentrix, which attained its certification as Huawei Gold Partner late last year, has also earned its status as a Certified Service Partner with a specialisation in network energy, covering the full range of […]


Intervate relaunches with new brand identity focused on innovation

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Intervate, a T-Systems company specialising in digital transformation solutions centred around user productivity, user experience, business process automation and enterprise content management solutions, recently unveiled its new brand identity. The new brand aims to reaffirm Intervate’s philosophy of ‘anything’s possible’ while aligning the brand more closely with that of parent company, T-Systems South Africa. Craig […]


Britehouse and SAP to bring SAP S/4HANA Public Cloud to Africa

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Britehouse, a division of Dimension Data, has partnered with SAP to become the largest adopter of SAP S/4 HANA Public Cloud in Africa. As a Gold partner with a deep understanding of the impact and the value of the offering, Britehouse has taken the bold step to implement the new ERP suite across its global […]


Your virtual office – three ways the cloud works for your business

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An office that can’t be taken with you isn’t just stuck geographically, it’s stuck in the past. Cloud computing is transforming the business landscape, and it’s time you took the leap and digitised your office. Rob Lith, Telviva’s Business Development Director, gives three simple but powerful reasons the cloud will transform your business. Work on […]


Mimecast launches email archiving designed for cloud

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Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company, has announced the launch of Mimecast Cloud Archive, the leading multipurpose archive solution built for the cloud. Mimecast Cloud Archive delivers an all-in-one cloud service that integrates: a secure data repository, built-in data recovery, storage management, e-discovery and compliance capabilities. Mimecast Cloud Archive enables customers to […]


Microsoft on-boards Signal Alliance as cloud solution provider

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Signal Alliance has been approved by Microsoft Corporation as a Tier-1 Cloud Solution Provider (CSP). This will enable Signal Alliance to provide direct billing and sell combined offers and services, as well as directly provision, manage and support Microsoft cloud offerings. Starting this month, Signal Alliance owns the complete customer life cycle, allowing it to […]


Cloud lets you innovate without disruption

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Article by Cameron Beveridge, Director: Cloud at SAP Africa For decades, a CIO’s responsibility was to reduce costs and keep a company’s IT infrastructure running. Now, CIOs and IT departments are tasked with driving business innovation. Businesses acknowledge they are buried under mountains of inefficiencies and missed opportunities. CEOs understand that digital is an opportunity […]


Euphoria’s new solution makes it possible to become a digital nomad

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Euphoria Telecom has introduced tools for entrepreneurs to become digital nomads. They can now use technology to earn a living and conduct their life in a nomadic manner. Digital nomad is a revolutionary term that has grown in popularity around the world and refers to location independent business people who use wireless digital technologies to […]


Paperless gains momentum for mobile millennial customers

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The shift toward cloud and paperless is fast gaining momentum as the new global cohort of millennial customers demand digital and mobile business options. According to Craig Leppan, Business Development Manager at Assimilated Information Systems (AIS), an e4 company, digital document solutions will be fundamental to reaching tomorrow’s customers. “The majority of large enterprises are […]


Gartner reveals top predictions for IT organisations and users in 2018

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Gartner, Inc. has revealed its top predictions for 2018 and beyond. Gartner’s top predictions will enable organisations to move beyond thinking about mere notions of technology adoption to focus on the issues that surround what it really means to be human in the digital world. “Technology-based innovation is arriving faster than most organisations can keep […]


T-Systems SA announces considerable investment in Microsoft Azure

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T-Systems South Africa announced at their InTouch 2017 event that they will be partnering with Microsoft to offer Azure services to enterprise customers across the South African market. T-Systems is already a global partner of Microsoft and, with this new step, will be focusing on complementing their existing solutions with Microsoft Azure cloud services to […]


Veeam extends No. 1 availability solutions to Microsoft Azure Stack

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Veeam Software, the Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ innovator, has announced it’s support for Microsoft Azure Stack. This extends Veeam’s capabilities to provide data protection and availability across Microsoft Azure, and Azure Stack as an extension of Azure, bringing the agility and fast-paced innovation of cloud computing to on-premises environments. Veeam’s support will help organisations […]


Aruba modernises network security for the era of mobile, cloud, and IoT

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Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, has announced the Aruba 360 Secure Fabric, a security framework that provides 360 degrees of analytics-driven attack detection and response to help organisations reduce risk in today’s changing threat landscape. Aruba is also innovating in User and Entity Behavioral Analytics (UEBA) by expanding the Aruba IntroSpect product family, enabling […]


Orange Business and Microsoft to boost industrial performance with IoT

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Orange Business Services and Microsoft are collaborating to deliver large-scale, end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that boost the digital processes of companies in the manufacturing sector. Enterprises can use the Orange modular IoT solution, Datavenue, strengthened by Microsoft Azure IoT Suite, to transition to Industry 4.0 and optimise the entire manufacturing value chain. Through […]


New tech could accelerate the pace of high-speed fibre spreading in SA

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Demand for high-speed fibre Internet access is growing at a rapid pace among South African consumers and businesses as fibre to the home and to the business becomes available in more and more parts of South Africa. Yet the telecoms industry could move even faster to meet this rising demand for fibre with more focus […]


Youtap launches cloud-based mobile money payment processing platform

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Youtap has launched Youtap Cloud, a payment processing platform delivered as a cloud service for mobile money and payment providers in developing markets. Youtap Cloud enables real time transaction processing for contactless mobile money and bank wallet payments. It supports QR code payments, as well as NFC technology, including low-cost micro point-of-sale (POS) devices, companion […]