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Engineering a new method for data destruction

Xperien is now able to professionally erase data on retired IT assets in compliance with the Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA). It offers safe and secure data destruction services and all its methods are accompanied by certificates that will be required for an audit trail. Xperien Senior Business Development Manager Bridgette Vermaak says data […]


Thales enables future of digital payment innovations with next-gen HSM

Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data protection, has announced the availability of a next-generation payment hardware security module (HSM), payShield 10K, enabling customers to adopt new innovative digital payment technologies easily and securely. The new payment HSM secures digital payments at lower processing costs by using a fraction of the energy. […]


Aruba launches 530 Series Access Points for high performance

Aruba has launched its 530 Series Access Points for high performance 802.11ax wireless to deliver high density mobile and IoT deployments.  The Aruba 530 Series with 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6), combined with Aruba intelligent software features, are designed to deliver high performance connectivity in extreme density deployments of mobile and IoT devices. The 530 Series is […]


Lenovo laptops amplify learning experiences through digital innovation

Lenovo has announced an enhanced laptop lineup intended specifically to provide students and teachers in education institutions with a more personalised learning experience. Offering a broad choice of specifically designed models with solid reliability, the range of Chromebook and Windows enabled systems offer a superior user experience for students and educators alike. The Lenovo 100e and […]


Supermicro report highlights environmental impact of data centres

Super Micro Computer, Inc, a global leader in enterprise computing, storage, networking solutions and green computing technology, has released its first annual Data Centers and The Environment survey report. The rapid growth of large-scale data centres brings both business and environmental challenges to data centre managers. The report is targeted to help data centre managers […]


Demand for feature mobile phones surges in North Africa

The North Africa mobile phone market – comprising Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco – saw year-on-year shipment growth of 11.5% in Q3 2018, according to the latest insights from International Data Corporation (IDC). The global technology research and consulting firm’s newly released Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker shows overall shipments for the quarter totalled 8.2 million […]


Ideco Chief Executive Officer on rise of facial recognition technology

Advanced new facial recognition technology is giving ordinary surveillance systems the ability to learn, analyse what cameras see, conduct market research and even proactively mitigate risk. Video surveillance systems are an important step towards enhanced security, but they have certain shortfalls – they are very dependent on the ability of the control centre and monitoring […]


Cutting-edge technology and AI combating poaching in Southern Africa

South Africa has by far the largest population of rhinos in the world and is an important country for rhino conservation. However, more than 1,000 rhinos were killed last year as a result of poaching, with gangs now moving to neighbouring countries. Intelligent CIO hears from one woman who is trying to combat poaching thanks to […]


Schneider Electric launches world’s most advanced power quality meter

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has launched the world’s most advanced, most accurate power quality meter, the PowerLogic ION9000 series. With rapid advancements in IoT, event analytics and accuracy, this newest addition to Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure Power portfolio provides the most complete, most innovative power quality meter for critical power […]


Exhibitors at AfricaCom to highlight digital growth across Africa

The 21st edition of AfricaCom is shaping up to be an impressive event.  The number of speakers, visitors and exhibitors grow year on year, mirroring the expanding influence that technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) is having on the world at large. There will be new product launches,  demonstrations and drop-in sessions at the event that takes […]


Xperien CEO asks if we should destroy or redeploy old equipment?

Companies must be cautious to safely dispose of data-rich electronics, especially in this rapid pace of technological and digital change. An even bigger challenge is to decide whether it is more economical to destroy or redeploy old equipment. Recycling old electronics is the right choice when they are broken and beyond repair, but equipment that […]


Netshield GSM Power Monitor IoT Gateway helps cut support costs

Netshield has launched its next generation Inline GSM Power Monitor IoT Gateway. It is the ideal accompaniment for businesses looking for a cost effective and easy to deploy means to remotely monitor for business disruptions, such as power, temperature, humidity, flooding and even door contacts on their client’s sites. The device is particularly relevant for […]


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