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Posts Tagged ‘cloud’

  • Amritesh Anand

    App-less, anywhere, anytime communication

    May 8, 2018 • OpinionComments Off on App-less, anywhere, anytime communication

    In today’s world, where the mobile workforce is in full swing, businesses are more focused than ever before on exploring tools that enable Unified Communication (UC) anywhere, and at any time. With a drive to reduce overheads and maximise productivity, the...

  • Acumatica Cloud ERP Ranked Highest

    Jasco and Avaya to deliver cloud-based communications solutions to SMB customers in East Africa

    May 8, 2018 • Cloud Computing, East AfricaComments Off on Jasco and Avaya to deliver cloud-based communications solutions to SMB customers in East Africa

    Jasco announced it is working with Avaya, a global business communications company, to market and sell cloud-based communications solutions powered by Avaya to businesses in Africa, focusing strongly on the Kenyan market. Jasco is an end-to-end ICT provider...

  • Latency issues cloud the public cloud experience

    Understanding the Cloud’s value for South Africa

    May 7, 2018 • Cloud Computing, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Understanding the Cloud’s value for South Africa

    Cloud technologies are enabling African companies to compete faster and better, for much less cost. It is the business game-changer of the 21st century. So how can businesses start taking advantage of the cloud? Africa is ready to unleash sharp growth. This...

  • 7 ways South African enterprise cloud projects fail

    7 ways South African enterprise cloud projects fail

    May 7, 2018 • Cloud Computing, Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off on 7 ways South African enterprise cloud projects fail

    South African organisations are really beginning to board the cloud train but they’re running into a number of issues and it’s causing them frustration, costing them time, and resulting in undue expense. Being aware of seven of the most common issues can...

  • Companies are left with little or no control over the location of their data once it is taken outside their enterprise firewalls.

    The cloud is nice, but local is “lekker”

    May 6, 2018 • Cloud Computing, Internet of Things, OpinionComments Off on The cloud is nice, but local is “lekker”

    Companies are buckling under the strain of ever-burgeoning enterprise data volumes. Cloud based storage trumps traditional storage infrastructure because it enables companies to accommodate expanding data volumes without buying new servers, scrounging for...

  • Vox partners Veeam to launch cloud backup solution

    Vox partners Veeam to launch cloud backup solution

    May 2, 2018 • Cloud Computing, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Vox partners Veeam to launch cloud backup solution

    Integrated ICT and communications company Vox, has collaborated with Veeam in a bid to help South African business protect their information. As companies digitise more of their operations, the data collected and stored becomes increasingly valuable to...

  • Acumatica Cloud ERP Ranked Highest

    Changing the calculus of containers in the cloud

    May 2, 2018 • Cloud Computing, OpinionComments Off on Changing the calculus of containers in the cloud

    The rapid embrace of containers in the past four years is the result of blending old technology (containers) with a new toolchain and workflow (i.e., Docker), and the cloud. In our industry, four years is a long time, but I think we’ve only just started...

  • *By Guilherme Sesterhein, Business Innovation at ilegra, a global technology and business solution company

    Cloud is the new black

    April 30, 2018 • OpinionComments Off on Cloud is the new black

    It was said that “cloud is the new black” during a training session inside a Google’s office. You could think that this means that cloud is basic. But why did they say it? Google didn’t forged this beautiful sentence. Gartner did. What...

  • Role of Cloud Service Providers In Cloud Migration

    Role of Cloud Service Providers In Cloud Migration

    April 30, 2018 • Big Data, Cloud ComputingComments Off on Role of Cloud Service Providers In Cloud Migration

    Migration of data to the cloud is the process of moving business processes, business elements, data and applications, from an on-site, premises to a cloud environment. Similar to any migration process, transitioning an IT environment from onsite environment...

  • South Africa continues to tippy-toe into the cloud

    South Africa continues to tippy-toe into the cloud

    April 27, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on South Africa continues to tippy-toe into the cloud

    It’s almost been a decade since global markets considered a phased approach to cloud migration. Having an increased amount of trust in cloud technology, the enterprise sector is leapfrogging traditional cloud entry points and moving both critical production...

  • Launch expands Nokia 5G Future X and AirFrame portfolio to deliver a layered data center architecture allowing operators to efficiently manage all data demands

    Nokia launches cloud data center solution for the 5G era

    April 25, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on Nokia launches cloud data center solution for the 5G era

    Nokia has launched the industry’s first Edge Cloud data center solution to meet the stringent and diverse low-latency data processing demands of Cloud RAN and advanced applications for consumers and industries. The Nokia AirFrame open edge cloud...

  • Rob Lith - Business Development Director at Connection Telecom

    Four Factors Shaping the Cloud Computing Landscape

    April 25, 2018 • OpinionComments Off on Four Factors Shaping the Cloud Computing Landscape

    The past few years have seen many businesses migrating to the cloud because of the virtual platform’s exceptional benefits. From shrinking IT budgets to improved data security, it’s no exaggeration to say that the cloud serves as a foundation for the...

  • Cloud offers affordable business software

    Cloud offers affordable business software

    April 24, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on Cloud offers affordable business software

    Business software can be too expensive and too difficult to manage for some growing companies, but according to One Channel, the cloud now offers cost savings, flexibility, scalability, security and speed that growing companies will find very appealing. Cloud...

  • Dear accountant, let the bots take your job

    Five accounting habits to break for any small business

    March 26, 2018 • Finance, OpinionComments Off on Five accounting habits to break for any small business

    When you first started your business, you probably didn’t anticipate how much time it would take to balance your books and manage your cash flow – a major stumbling block for most small businesses. ‘Accountant’ is one of the many hats you wear as a...

  • Hybrid Cloud as a platform for business innovation

    Security – Your biggest challenge in the cloud

    March 26, 2018 • Opinion, SecurityComments Off on Security – Your biggest challenge in the cloud

    The challenges of securing an organization’s data assets in the Cloud remains the primary inhibitor towards migrating to the Cloud. While many organizations have adopted a Cloud-first approach, many are still reluctant to embark on this journey. It is...

  • Cloud can help transform IoT from individual components to integrated platform

    Cloud can help transform IoT from individual components to integrated platform

    March 22, 2018 • Cloud Computing, OpinionComments Off on Cloud can help transform IoT from individual components to integrated platform

    Gartner’s technology predictions state that 2018 will be the year in which intelligent things proliferate, driving a shift from stand-alone things to a swarm of collaborative intelligent things, with the focus moving away from the sensors themselves, and...