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LanDynamix provides wireless expertise for St Benedict’s

St Benedict’s Catholic School for Boys has a reputation as one of the top schools in South Africa, not least for the effective use it makes of technology to enhance both the teaching and learning experiences. With help from long-standing IT service provider, LanDynamix, the school has implemented a state-of-the-art wireless capability on its extensive […]

V&A Waterfront takes next step in intelligent security

The Victoria & Alfred (V&A) Waterfront in Cape Town is a global landmark, attracting millions of locals, tourists and business visitors to South Africa’s Mother City annually. Attracting over 24 million people a year, the 123-hectare mixed-use development is home to residential and commercial properties, including hotels, retail districts, dining, leisure and entertainment facilities as […]

CommScope delivers site-sharing solutions to Tunisia’s largest wireless carrier

Rooftops and towers are already overloaded but need to implement site sharing solutions to expedite network improvements for meeting connectivity demands.  Ooredoo Tunisia executed a successful trial using a CommScope 900 MHz low-loss combiner (LLC) for site sharing between Ooredoo and another carrier, swapping out a hybrid 3 dB combiner with the LLC 900 unit. […]

Digitising the automobile of South Africa’s legacy systems

The Automobile Association of South Africa (AA SA) faced mounting costs from a legacy communications system, in addition to requiring an omni-channel solution that enabled easy integration into existing communication channels. Itec developed an easy-to-implement and cost-effective solution using the Mitel communications system AA SA mandated Itec to transform their existing legacy communications contact centre […]

El Sewedy Egypt goes international with Oracle Cloud

El Sewedy CIO Abdel Aziz Kamel shares how the 80-plus-entities company went live with Oracle HCM in five months.

LanDynamix helps Bigen leverage the power of VoI

LanDynamix has implemented a voice-over-Internet-protocol (VoIP) solution for Bigen Group’s Bloemfontein office, which is expected to reduce telephone costs by up to 50%. However, according to Mark Oakes, IT Manager at Bigen, cost savings cannot come at the expense of quality. “Bigen believes strongly in the continuing power of personal communication when dealing with clients […]

TFG Group sees significant improvement in performance and availability

As one of South Africa’s leading retailers, the TFG Group needed a robust storage infrastructure to guarantee high-performance and 24/7 availability of applications for forecasting and customer management. By partnering with Pure Storage, TFG now has a modern storage infrastructure that is reliable and offers sub-millisecond latencies. In addition, with the Pure Evergreen Storage business […]

Kemtek deploys Scale Computing to meet growing business demands

Hyperconvergence has enabled a leading South African printing company to improve performance, scalability and significantly reduced management time. Kemtek Imaging Systems (Kemtek), is based in Johannesburg, South Africa and has over 30 years of experience in providing quality driven technologies to well established brands in the commercial and industrial print, 3D/additive manufacturing, auto identification, barcoding, […]

Apex BI helps MiX Telematics track its IoT expenditure

MiX Telematics Africa and Apex BI are demonstrating how it is possible to manage an ever-expanding Internet of Things (IoT) environment. A vast number of smart devices, including in-vehicle telematics devices, connect to the Internet via the GSM [mobile] networks and each one requires a SIM card in order to transmit data – creating a […]

IBL Group addresses email security challenges thanks to Grove and Mimecast

IBL Group has addressed Office 365 email security challenges, including internal threats, thanks to Grove and Mimecast. Challenge The IBL Group is the largest conglomerate in Mauritius. Formed in 2016, IBL Group was born from the merger of GML and Ireland Blyth Limited, two of the largest conglomerates in Mauritius at the time. Today, it […]

Datacentrix wins multi-million Rand SANParks outsource deal

South African National Parks (SANParks) has awarded Datacentrix, a provider of high performing and secure ICT solutions, a five-year contract for the full outsource of its network and infrastructure services across more than 100 sites nationwide, in a deal worth over R298 million. Recognised as a world- leading conservation authority, SANParks is a public entity […]

Union Bank of Nigeria and Newgen Software bag award

Union Bank of Nigeria and Newgen Software have emerged winners of the Best Branch Digitisation Initiative in West Africa award at the Asian Banker West Africa Awards Programme. Union Bank of Nigeria engaged Newgen to design and deploy an automated workflow which reduces the turnaround time (TAT) of operational activities across branches of the Bank, […]

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