Governance vital in Covid-19 cost-cutting

Kathy Gibson reports – There is no doubt that the Covid-19 virus has impacted every person and business on the planet. What is important at this time is our reactions to it, says Cecil Munsamy, MD at AVeS Cyber Security. “At the beginning we were caught off-guard, not...

SUSECon Digital ’20

Covid-19 scuppered plans for SUSECon, which was going to be held in Dublin this year. But it couldn’t stop the event from going ahead digitally. Kathy Gibson attended SUSECon Digital ’20 to find out what the open source software company has been doing over the past...

Inclusive growth in a post-Covid world

Kathy Gibson is at the Deloitte Digital Dialogue – The world has become a more unequal place, with growing inequality not just within societies, but also between countries. Dr Martyn Davies, MD: emerging markets and Africa; and dean of the Deloitte Alchemy School of...

Kaspersky Security Analysts’ Summit

Kaspersky’s annual Security Analysts’ Summit couldn’t go ahead in a physical location this year, so the company gathered 1 400 analysts from around the world to participate in a virtual event. Kathy Gibson reports   Changed perimeter puts network at risk Cyber...

Nutanix .Now event

By Kathy Gibson – The world has never been in a situation like the one we find ourselves in now, and it’s driving renewed pressure for IT to do more with less, remotely. Rob Tribe, senior director: systems engineers Western Europe and sub-Saharan Africa at Nutanix,...

5G+ Better World Summit

By Kathy Gibson – Telecommunications has contributed to the world’s efforts in healthcare and continues to be a major player in the fight against Covid-19, with 5G promising faster and better communication. Shaun Collins, CEO of CCS Insight, points out that the UK has...

Virtual Tech Show with T-Systems

Kathy Gibson reports – The economic impacts of the current pandemic are unprecedented – but this has driven a dramatic increase in agility. Adel Al-Saleh, CEO of T-Systems, points out that his company was no different, deploying quick solutions in a matter of days...

Dell Technologies Harness your Digital Future Virtual Summit

The world of work is changing and organisations need to ensure they manage the change. Kathy Gibson reports on the Dell Technologies Harness your Digital Future Virtual Summit.   Tips to pull your organisation through the pandemic The decisions you take in times...

Mustek Roadshow – all the action …

The Mustek Roadshow, taking place at Emperors’ Palace in Kempton Park, features displays and presentations from the distributor’s vendor partners. Today (19 February), the event targets resellers, while tomorrow (20 February), end users will gain the most value from...

Windows 10 for the modern workplace

Kathy Gibson is at the Mustek Roadshow in Kempton Park – Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s CEO, coined the mission statement: empower every person on the planet to achieve more. Microsoft has a world view that focuses on people-centred experiences; artificial...

Built-in security from Lenovo

Kathy Gibson is at the Mustek Roadshow in Kempton Park – There has been a massive spike in the number of threats and vulnerabilities that users are subject to – and Lenovo is taking the issue of security seriously. All Lenovo products are secure by design, and...

IDC Directions 2020

IDC held its Directions conference to help IT industry players plot their way forward. Kathy Gibson reports   Not all doom and gloom for SA’s IT market South Africa is no stranger to bad news. As 2020 unfolds, every day seems to bring another blow to the business...