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Posts Tagged ‘applications’

  • Namibia: Green Enterprise Solutions partners WorksPad

    Namibia: Green Enterprise Solutions partners with WorksPad

    December 19, 2017 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Namibia: Green Enterprise Solutions partners with WorksPad

    Green Enterprise Solutions (Green) has signed a partnership agreement with WorksPad, the Mobile Business Application Software, for the African continent. Green, a Namibian company that provides Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Solutions for the...

  • Gavin Holme, Business Head - Africa, Wipro Limited

    The role of applications in the digital transformation journey

    January 30, 2017 • Big Data, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things, OpinionComments Off on The role of applications in the digital transformation journey

    In a world driven by big data, the Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud connectivity, applications have become the system we use to record everything, as well as the platform we use to interact with customers, suppliers, each other and – yes – things. Smart...

  • Wimpie van Rensburg_Riverbed

    Finding the balance between IT governance and IT restriction

    September 9, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Finding the balance between IT governance and IT restriction

    In the move towards a hybrid enterprise IT environment, where users can access applications, data and the underlying infrastructure located on-premises in data centres and private or public clouds, the way IT is managed has to change. The world is becoming a...

  • Warren Oliver

    Managing the heterogenous DC – let the apps lead

    July 15, 2014 • OpinionComments Off on Managing the heterogenous DC – let the apps lead

    Data centre owners are under pressure to standardise on a single virtualisation technology – but, there are some advantages to having a mixed environment. In the modern data centre, it’s applications that should drive decision making. The only purpose...

  • Cisco and Citrix deliver virtual desktops

    October 13, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco and Citrix deliver virtual desktops

    Cisco and Citrix Systems announced that they have entered into a strategic alliance to develop and deliver solutions that help customers simplify and accelerate large-scale desktop virtualisation deployments. “Cisco is collaborating with Citrix on a broad...

  • SAP launches mobile apps in Nigeria

    October 10, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on SAP launches mobile apps in Nigeria

    SAP has released new mobile applications onto the Nigerian market aimed at improving efficiency in communication. Speaking at the SAP World Tour of Nigeria in Lagos last week, SAP president in charge of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Franck Cohen,...

  • How can database archiving be simplified?

    September 26, 2011 • OpinionComments Off on How can database archiving be simplified?

    Application data continues to grow exponentially. But application data growth can have significant negative business consequences if it is not managed, including unacceptable application performance, increased cost and an inability to effectively manage...

  • HP Extends converged storage range

    August 24, 2011 • Backup and Storage, Top StoriesComments Off on HP Extends converged storage range

    HP is expanding its Converged Storage portfolio with HP Peer Motion, new federated storage software that enables clients to transparently move application workloads between disk systems in virtualised and cloud computing environments. IDC estimates that by...

  • Tips for selling unified communications

    August 16, 2011 • OpinionComments Off on Tips for selling unified communications

    Over the last decade, unified communications (UC) has grown from an exciting possibility to a must-have for organisations of all sizes. The underlying technologies have matured, a rich diversity of UC and collaborative applications has developed, and presence...

  • Symantec: a quarter-billion security certificates

    August 2, 2011 • SecurityComments Off on Symantec: a quarter-billion security certificates

    Symantec Corp has issued more than a quarter-billion certificates verifying user and device identity. The certificates are a critical foundation for protecting sensitive customer data, including IT, mobile and cloud security solutions. “Hitting a...

  • Fake Google+ invites cause security anxiety

    July 25, 2011 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Fake Google+ invites cause security anxiety

    Kaspersky Lab has issued a warning to Google+ users about targeted attacks on the social networking site. Having only launched at the end of June 2011, Google Plus has reached more than 10 million users in its first week of operation. However, as with any...

  • Sophos acquires network security firm Astaro

    July 13, 2011 • SecurityComments Off on Sophos acquires network security firm Astaro

    Sophos, an IT security and data protection company, has completed its acquisition of Astaro, a network security vendor. The acquisition will allow Sophos to deliver co-ordinated data protection offerings from every endpoint to any network boundary....

  • Aastra wins HP’s best tech partner award

    July 6, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Aastra wins HP’s best tech partner award

    Enterprise telecoms giant Aastra has won the prestigious HP AllianceONE Partner of the Year Award for the best technology partner in the networking category. The award acknowledges Aastra’s IP telephony and unified communications (UC) applications and their...

  • Applied biometric identity management solutions

    July 4, 2011 • OpinionComments Off on Applied biometric identity management solutions

    Investment in biometric-based technology to better protect resources is on the rise. Experts in the field of biometric identity management solutions say there is growing interest in the application of fingerprint identification systems, especially within the...

  • App Challenge targets climate change

    April 13, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on App Challenge targets climate change

    The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) is offering smartphone application developers an enticing prize for in a challenge to bring smartphones into the battle against global climate change. The ITU has launched a Green ICT Application Challenge to...

  • RIM expands app ecosystem for PlayBook

    March 28, 2011 • Top StoriesComments (1)

    Developers wanting to bring their new and existing apps to the highly anticipated BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet will soon have additional tools and options to enhance and expand their commercial opportunities. Research In Motion (RIM) announced plans to...