Engineering News | Telecoms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/telecoms-1 Sun, 22 Oct 2017 02:54:21 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 MEA manufacturing sector second-most vulnerable to cyberattacks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mea-manufacturing-sector-second-most-vulnerable-to-cyberattacks-2017-10-20 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:37:00 +0200 468459 1508496528 1508495820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686454_resized_didatasecuritysolutionsmeaexecdirectorseanduffy10171022.jpg Dimension Data Security Solutions MEA executive Sean Duffy 511 287 T-Systems investing in local Microsoft Azure services and resources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/t-systems-investing-in-local-microsoft-azure-services-and-resources-2017-10-20 Schalk Burger Corporate Activity Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467308 1508223555 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683798_resized_gertschoonbeemanagingdirectoroftsystemsinsouthafrica1022.jpg GERT SCHOONBEE Microsoft Azure’s functionality makes it feasible for large or small corporations to move their critical infrastructure to the cloud 511 287 BT launches bandwidth on demand service http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bt-launches-bandwidth-on-demand-service-for-mpls-traffic-2017-10-20 Schalk Burger Business Networks Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467335 1508223555 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683865_resized_btnetworkservicesvpkeithlangridge10171022.jpg KEITH LANGRIDGE The virtualisation of network functions is a necessary component for the type of cloud-based flexibility of networks demanded by customers 511 287 4Sight lists on AltX http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4sight-lists-on-altx-2017-10-19 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:55:00 +0200 468332 1508408036 1508406900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686080_resized_4sightexecutivesaltxlisting10171022.jpg 4Sight Group CEO Antonie Van Rensburg, Group executive merger & acquisitions Gary Lauryssen, Group CFO Jacques Hattingh and non-executive director Conal Lewer-Allen at the JSE on Thursday 511 287 Icasa appoints new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-appoints-new-ceo-2017-10-18 Creamer Media Reporter COMMUNICATIONS Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:44:00 +0200 468192 1508320256 1508319840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Finance and critical communications seen as initial markets for quantum encryption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/finance-and-critical-communications-initial-markets-for-quantum-encryption-2017-10-13 Schalk Burger Research Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466638 1507616815 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682180_resized_witsphysicsschooloamentanglementswapping09171022.jpg QUANTUM DEVICE The working prototype at the Wits School of Physics can differentiate between 200 patterns of OAM of photons simultaneously 511 287 Analytics helps firms identify pattern deviation to improve cybersecurity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/analytics-systems-help-businesses-identify-pattern-deviation-to-improve-security-wipro-2017-10-13 Schalk Burger Cybersecurity Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466681 1507616815 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Analytics can mitigate the devastation of pandemics – SAS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/analytics-can-reduce-devastation-of-pandemics-sas-2017-10-13 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466718 1507616815 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BCX to sell Netcampus subsidiary http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bcx-to-sell-netcampus-subsidiary-2017-10-10 Creamer Media Reporter ICT Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:49:00 +0200 467243 1507632635 1507632540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Company upgrades Verderflex Vantage 5000 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/verderflex-vantage-5-000-upgrade-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Telecoms Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465695 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680132_resized_verderflexvantage5000verderpumpsmedicalpharmaceuticalengineering20171022.jpg MODBUS UPGRADE The Verderflex Vantage 5 000 peristaltic pump has recently improved, integrating a Modbus RTU that allows for increased communication and control 511 287 Scottish, SA scientists demonstrate entanglement swapping for quantum communications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scottish-sa-scientists-demonstrate-entanglement-swapping-for-quantum-communications-2017-10-06 Schalk Burger Research & Development Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465945 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680710_resized_witsphysicsschooloamentanglementswapping09171022.jpg OAM ENTANGLEMENT RIG Entanglement swapping allows the establishment of entanglement between two distant points 511 287 Identity verification, authentication service system for SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/identity-verification-authentication-service-system-for-sa-2017-10-06 Schalk Burger Identity Verification Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465953 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Biometrics security risks lie in data vulnerability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biometrics-security-risks-lie-in-data-vulnerability-2017-10-06 Schalk Burger Biometric Data Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465975 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Vodacom followed due process in bidding for govt contract – CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-followed-due-process-in-bidding-for-govt-contract-ceo-2017-10-05 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 05 Oct 2017 09:45:00 +0200 466815 1507189580 1507189500 1509832800 Reuters 0 0 Manufacturing sector bore brunt of industrial cyberattacks in first half of 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-sector-bore-brunt-of-industrial-cyberattacks-in-first-half-of-2017-2017-10-04 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL CYBERSECURITY Wed, 04 Oct 2017 16:54:00 +0200 466767 1507129975 1507128840 99999999999 Natasha Odendaal 0 0 Altron grows UK presence with software reseller acquisition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altron-grows-uk-presence-with-software-reseller-acquisition-2017-09-29 Schalk Burger M&A Fri, 29 Sep 2017 16:12:00 +0200 466393 1506695344 1506694320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Icasa, SABS take next step for EMI/EMC certificates of compliance issuance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-sabs-take-next-step-for-emiemc-certificates-of-compliance-issuance-2017-09-27 Natasha Odendaal REGULATORY ACTION Wed, 27 Sep 2017 16:30:00 +0200 466052 1506523869 1506522600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cell C appoints a COO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cell-c-appoints-a-coo-2017-09-26 Creamer Media Reporter NEW APPOINTMENTS Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:01:00 +0200 465880 1506431141 1506430860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Instant, connected world necessitating ongoing business availability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/instant-connected-world-necessitates-business-continuity-veeam-2017-09-22 Schalk Burger Business Availability Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464576 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677714_resized_veeammeavpgreggpetersen08171022.jpg GREGG PETERSEN Veeam’s software enables the protection and management of data and processes in hybrid cloud environments 511 287 Scottish, South African scientists demonstrate entanglement swapping for quantum communications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scottish-south-african-scientists-demonstrate-entanglement-swapping-for-quantum-communications-2017-09-21 Schalk Burger SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:21:00 +0200 465602 1506000731 1506000060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Commission invites submissions for data services market inquiry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-invites-submissions-for-data-services-market-inquiry-2017-09-20 Creamer Media Reporter COMPETITION MATTERS Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:31:00 +0200 465472 1505919281 1505917860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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R2K picketers call for cellphone companies to ring in the changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r2k-picketers-call-for-cellphone-companies-to-ring-in-the-changes-2017-09-19 News24Wire TELECOMS Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:46:00 +0200 465313 1505829060 1505828760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Certification upholds international standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/certification-upholds-international-standards-in-welding-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Telecoms Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463066 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Drones ensure effective tower inspection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drones-ensure-safety-during-cellphone-tower-inspection-2017-09-15 Robyn Wilkinson Telecoms Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463231 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674823_resized_droneinspectionsofcellphonetowersdeltadrone0820171022.jpg NEW APPRAOCH The Delta Drone Group is responsible for inspecting 563 cellphone towers in France this year 511 287 Cloud-based security solutions to be part of building management systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cloud-based-security-solutions-to-be-part-of-building-management-systems-2017-09-15 Schalk Burger Building Systems Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463851 1505199167 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tshwane City to ask court to set aside multibillion-rand broadband contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tshwane-city-to-ask-court-to-set-aside-multibillion-rand-broadband-contract-2017-09-14 African News Agency TELECOMS Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:06:00 +0200 464761 1505390939 1505390760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Jasco FY17 earnings hit by ‘unusual items’ in tough market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jasco-fy17-earnings-hit-by-unusual-items-in-tough-market-2017-09-13 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Wed, 13 Sep 2017 09:52:00 +0200 464579 1505290059 1505289120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Bringing data to life using advanced analytics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/experian-datalabs-and-machine-learning-providing-new-customer-service-capabilities-2017-09-08 Schalk Burger Information Services Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462413 1504594094 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SKA Africa partner countries to collaborate on radio astronomy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ska-africa-partner-countries-to-collaborate-on-radio-astronomy-2017-09-08 Mia Breytenbach SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463054 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674480_resized_skaafricaradioantennapositioner1022.jpg PROJECT REVIEW The Square Kilometre Array Africa partner countries reviewed the African SKA, the African Very Long Baseline Interferometry Network, and the Big Data Africa initiative 511 287 Alviva to leverage services strength for growth over next year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alviva-to-leverage-services-strength-for-growth-over-next-year-2017-09-07 Schalk Burger RESULTS Thu, 07 Sep 2017 16:22:00 +0200 464091 1504794867 1504794120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Smartwatches set to dominate R4tr wearables market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smartwatches-set-to-dominate-r4tr-wearables-market-2017-09-01 News24Wire TECHNOLOGY Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:06:00 +0200 463526 1504268836 1504267560 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New hyperscale Gauteng data centre confirms significant African appetite http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-hyperscale-gauteng-data-centre-confirms-significant-african-appetite-2017-09-01 Schalk Burger Hosting Services Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462401 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673123_resized_teracocfojanhnizdo08171022.jpg JAN HNIZDO The 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http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673101_resized_windowcleaning10813duane1022.jpg ENABLING TRANSACTION The transaction, will enable Servest to provide a seamless facility management and mobile technology offering for its growing client base 511 287 Cell C disputes Icasa’s view that recapitalisation amounts to licensee control change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cell-c-disputes-icasas-view-that-recapitalisation-amounts-to-licensee-control-change-2017-08-31 Schalk Burger CELL C Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:33:00 +0200 463336 1504173177 1504171980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Digitalisation must be embraced by trucking industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-must-be-embraced-by-trucking-industry-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Telecoms Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461030 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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