Cloud Computing

Competition Tribunal approves merger of struggling DVD/CD providers

Mass storage devices, downloads and streaming services have killed the market for DVD and CD providers, making a potential "monopoly" irrelevant.

IBM cooks up thought for food

Watson, the technology company's cognitive showpiece, is bringing artificial intelligence into the kitchen by conjuring up recipes.

Cloud giants scramble to keep up

Even global cloud computing leader VMware could not keep up with the demands of managing gadgets in the enterprise, writes Arthur Goldstuck.

Huawei to unveil cloud-computing smartphones

China's Huawei Technologies will unveil cloud-computing cellphones in an attempt to replicate its telecom gear success in the smartphone market.

Microsoft puts Office in the cloud as it confronts Google

Microsoft is making its biggest move into the world of cloud computing this week as it takes the wraps off a online version of its Office software.

Amazon faces backlash over ‘music locker’ service

A new Amazon.com service that lets customers store songs and play them on of phones and computers is facing a backlash from the music industry.

Amazon’s cloud has a silver lining

Half a billion dollars. That's what online retailer Amazon.com will earn from its cloud computing services this year.

Computer applications float in internet cloud

When Merlin Mann is on the go and needs to access his computer information he steps into the cloud.

Latest

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders