Engineering News | Technology & Communications Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/technology Wed, 27 May 2020 01:50:24 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Australian-led international astronomy team finds ring-of-fire galaxy in early universe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/australian-led-international-astronomy-team-finds-ring-of-fire-galaxy-in-early-universe-2020-05-26 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 26 May 2020 15:51:00 +0200 554689 1590502944 1590501060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875323_resized_pic1022.jpg Composite image of galaxy R5519 511 287 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 International initiative to fund African Covid-19 research unveiled https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-initiative-to-fund-african-covid-19-research-unveiled-2020-05-22 Rebecca Campbell COVID-19 Fri, 22 May 2020 16:36:00 +0200 554400 1590159234 1590158160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ethiopian Communications Authority calls for telecommunications licenses submissions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopian-communications-authority-calls-for-telecommunications-licenses-submissions-2020-05-22 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMS Fri, 22 May 2020 14:18:00 +0200 554361 1590151090 1590149880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 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 automation support, working remotely https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-prompts-automation-support-working-remotely-2020-05-04 Khutso Maphatsoe Technology & Communications Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552291 1589869442 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870737_resized_automationfeaturemesaafricavpgerhardgreeff0520201022.jpg GERHARD GREEFF Greeff believes that the pandemic is going to have some long-term effects on the way companies conduct business 511 287 PLC series well received locally https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plc-series-well-received-locally-2020-05-06 Khutso Maphatsoe Technology & Communications Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552556 1589869442 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870734_resized_automationfeatureemdeltaas228r0520201022.jpg READILY AVAILABLE All AS200 PLC series products and extensions are stocked and available nationally from EM 511 287 Technological strides in S Africa audiology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technological-strides-in-sa-audiology-2020-05-05 Theresa Bhowan Technology & Communications Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552467 1589874301 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870611_resized_enmedicalandpharmaceuticalnkspeechandaudiowidexdreamhearingaidfamily0520201022.jpg BETTER TO HEAR YOU There are a variety of hearing devices with a variety of technological features 511 287 Pandemic prompts diverse solutions development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-prompts-diverse-solutions-development-2020-05-05 Theresa Bhowan Technology & Communications 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 Company approves R3m budget for Artisan 4.0 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-approves-r3m-budget-for-artisan-40-2020-04-02 Khutso Maphatsoe Technology & Communications Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549404 1589890130 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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 Technology & Communications 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 Technology & Communications 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 Technology & Communications 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 Local company brings mass-screening device to the South African market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-brings-mass-screening-device-to-the-south-african-market-2020-05-21 Marleny Arnoldi MEDICAL ENGINEERING Thu, 21 May 2020 16:12:00 +0200 554265 1590071142 1590070320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vodacom Group creates Vodacom South Africa as standalone business https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-group-creates-vodacom-south-africa-as-standalone-business-2020-05-21 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 21 May 2020 15:43:00 +0200 554256 1590069476 1590068580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874405_resized_shameeljoosub210220515duane.jpg Vodacom Group CEO Shameel Joosub 511 287 Competition Commission gives Cell C deal green light https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-gives-cell-c-deal-green-light-2020-05-21 Creamer Media Reporter MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Thu, 21 May 2020 11:10:00 +0200 554180 1590069552 1590052200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874408_resized_cellcmidrand410220214duane.jpg 511 287 Engineers at SA's North West University develop kit to help schools screen for Covid-19 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineers-at-sas-north-west-university-develop-kit-to-help-schools-screen-for-covid-19-2020-05-21 African News Agency COVID-19 Thu, 21 May 2020 10:55:00 +0200 554174 1590051401 1590051300 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-data-centres-acquires-major-data-centre-from-standard-bank-2020-05-21 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Thu, 21 May 2020 08:38:00 +0200 554144 1590043887 1590043080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kaspersky announces cyber capacity training programme to bolster IT resilience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kaspersky-announces-cyber-capacity-training-programme-to-bolster-it-resilience-2020-05-21 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Thu, 21 May 2020 08:00:00 +0200 554124 1590042230 1590040800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Online payment gateway sees 226% rise in new food industry business registrations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/online-payment-gateway-sees-226-rise-in-new-food-industry-business-registrations-2020-05-21 Schalk Burger ICT Thu, 21 May 2020 08:00:00 +0200 554123 1590042476 1590040800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Inflation risks, lack of banking infrastructure to drive cryptocurrency adoption in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inflation-risks-lack-of-banking-infrastructure-to-drive-cryptocurrency-adoption-in-africa-2020-05-21 Schalk Burger CRYPTOCURRENCIES Thu, 21 May 2020 08:00:00 +0200 554125 1590042921 1590040800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Affordability not the only barrier to Internet uptake https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/affordability-not-the-only-barrier-to-internet-uptake-2020-05-19 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 19 May 2020 15:10:00 +0200 553933 1589895041 1589893800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vodacom introduces community-based model to clamp down on battery theft https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-introduces-community-based-model-to-clamp-down-on-battery-theft-2020-05-19 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 19 May 2020 12:16:00 +0200 553895 1589886365 1589883360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 MultiChoice to provide free online learning, more entertainment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multichoice-to-provide-free-online-learning-more-entertainment-2020-05-19 Natasha Odendaal BROADCASTING Tue, 19 May 2020 10:07:00 +0200 553866 1589875832 1589875620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Manufacturers encouraged to first pilot IIoT projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturers-encouraged-to-first-pilot-iiot-projects-2020-05-19 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Tue, 19 May 2020 09:02:00 +0200 553846 1589881116 1589871720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Digitalisation of manufacturing offers potential to increase efficiency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-of-manufacturing-offers-potential-to-increase-efficiency-2020-05-19 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Tue, 19 May 2020 08:47:00 +0200 553842 1589871728 1589870820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Huge to report increased year-end earnings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/huge-to-report-increased-year-end-earnings-2020-05-18 Creamer Media Reporter TRADING UPDATE Mon, 18 May 2020 09:50:00 +0200 553718 1589794331 1589788200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Intelligent automation can enable services, commerce without physical contact https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intelligent-automation-can-enable-services-commerce-without-physical-contact-2020-05-15 Schalk Burger BUSINESS AUTOMATION Fri, 15 May 2020 16:18:00 +0200 553667 1589553715 1589552280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Online platforms should adapt to ensure post-Covid-19 survival https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/online-platforms-should-adapt-to-ensure-post-covid-19-survival-2020-05-15 Donna Slater Technology & Communications Fri, 15 May 2020 15:56:00 +0200 553655 1589552008 1589550960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Helios acquires 65 wireless telco sites in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/helios-acquires-65-wireless-telco-sites-in-south-africa-2020-05-15 Natasha Odendaal ACQUISITIONS Fri, 15 May 2020 14:32:00 +0200 553632 1589548020 1589545920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Majority of those working from home have not received cybersecurity training, guidance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/majority-of-those-working-from-home-have-not-received-cybersecurity-training-guidance-2020-05-15 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Fri, 15 May 2020 00:44:00 +0200 553560 1589526280 1589496240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Amid pandemic, short-term business risks need to be managed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amid-pandemic-short-term-business-risks-need-to-be-managed-2020-05-15 Schalk Burger COVID-19 Fri, 15 May 2020 00:34:00 +0200 553559 1589525872 1589495640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local blockchain solution shortlisted for global award https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-blockchain-solution-shortlisted-for-global-award-2020-05-15 Schalk Burger CONSTRUCTION Fri, 15 May 2020 00:21:00 +0200 553558 1589525509 1589494860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0