Engineering News | Information Technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/information-technology Thu, 28 May 2020 20:58:06 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Vodacom zero rates what3words website https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-zero-rates-what3words-website-2020-05-28 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 28 May 2020 10:01:00 +0200 554879 1590654044 1590652860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875754_resized_iter24privateemergencyservicescalloutaerialwhat3words0820191022.jpg 511 287 Wyzetalk secures Dutch investor to drive European footprint growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wyzetalk-secures-dutch-investor-to-drive-european-footprint-growth-2020-05-27 Marleny Arnoldi INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Wed, 27 May 2020 16:05:00 +0200 554827 1590588942 1590588300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 NWU comes up with creative solution to screen pupils for Covid-19 using cellphones https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nwu-comes-up-with-creative-solution-to-screen-pupils-for-covid-19-using-cellphones-2020-05-27 News24Wire Information Technology Wed, 27 May 2020 14:23:00 +0200 554803 1590587700 1590582180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875569_resized_ltemobile1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Datatec posts strong results as Westcon turns around fortunes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/datatec-posts-strong-results-as-westcon-turns-around-fortunes-2020-05-27 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Wed, 27 May 2020 10:39:00 +0200 554749 1590644530 1590568740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875673_resized_1022template.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82369_2020-05-27_datatec_results.mp463091861Datatec CEO Jens Montana and CFO Ivan Dittrich discuss the company's results for the year ended February Datatec CEO Jens Montana and CFO Ivan Dittrich discuss the company's results for the year ended February IT professionals report increased cybersecurity threats related to remote working https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/it-professionals-report-increased-cybersecurity-threats-related-to-remote-working-2020-05-26 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Tue, 26 May 2020 16:10:00 +0200 554698 1590503459 1590502200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 WEF provides action plan principles to combat Covid-19 cybersecurity risks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wef-provides-action-plan-principles-to-combat-covid-19-cybersecurity-risks-2020-05-26 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Tue, 26 May 2020 16:04:00 +0200 554695 1590503101 1590501840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trend Micro research highlights emerging deepfake ransomware, AI bot threats https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trend-micro-research-highlights-emerging-deepfake-ransomware-ai-bot-threats-2020-05-26 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Tue, 26 May 2020 10:45:00 +0200 554627 1590485962 1590482700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 WEF launches blockchain principles to protect users https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wef-launches-blockchain-principles-to-protect-users-2020-05-25 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Mon, 25 May 2020 16:32:00 +0200 554548 1590419026 1590417120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Video streaming platform launched to empower content creators, open revenue stream https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/video-streaming-platform-launched-to-empower-content-creators-open-revenue-stream-2020-05-22 Donna Slater INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Fri, 22 May 2020 13:10:00 +0200 554352 1590147677 1590145800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pandemic prompts diverse solutions development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-prompts-diverse-solutions-development-2020-05-05 Theresa Bhowan Information Technology Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552468 1589875010 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870614_resized_enmedicaltraceabilitysolutions0520201022.jpg LABELLED AND COVERED MITAS Corporation plays an active role in the monitoring of goods throughout the lockdown period 511 287 Resilience paramount for Society 5.0 era https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vulnerability-and-resilience-paramount-in-the-era-of-society-50-2020-03-31 Khutso Maphatsoe Information Technology Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549056 1589890184 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Covid-19 exposes businesses to risk of cyberattacks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-exposes-businesses-to-risk-of-cyberattacks-2020-03-30 Khutso Maphatsoe Information Technology Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 548871 1589890215 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000867810_resized_industry40bethwelopil1022.jpg BETHWEL OPIL Companies must ensure that staff are armed with the latest skills and knowledge, especially when considering how quickly cyber incidents evolve. 511 287 Industry 4.0 adoption muted in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-40-adoption-low-in-s-africa-2020-03-30 Khutso Maphatsoe Information Technology Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 548834 1589890250 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000867807_resized_industry40s4integration0320201022.jpg NO CHALLENGE IS TOO BIG Industry 4.0 is here to make manufacturing more efficient and also improve daily lives 511 287 Konnect Africa to supply free broadband connectivity to clinics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/konnect-africa-to-supply-free-broadband-connectivity-to-clinics-2020-05-21 Natasha Odendaal BROADBAND Thu, 21 May 2020 08:54:00 +0200 554148 1590045039 1590044040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Africa Data Centres acquires major data centre from Standard Bank 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https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82268_2020-05-14_altron_ceo_mteto_nyati.mp435856490Altron CEO Mteto Nyati discusses the company’s financial performance during the year ended February Altron CEO Mteto Nyati discusses the company’s financial performance during the year ended February Vodacom to use balloon-powered Internet solution in Mozambique https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-to-use-balloon-powered-internet-solution-in-mozambique-2020-05-13 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Wed, 13 May 2020 15:46:00 +0200 553379 1589377946 1589377560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 T-Systems to make cyber defence accessible to more customers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/t-systems-to-make-cyber-defence-accessible-to-more-customers-2020-05-13 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Wed, 13 May 2020 15:00:00 +0200 553361 1589375822 1589374800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 S&P downgrades Telkom in line with sovereign ratings 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