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Posts Tagged ‘T-Systems’

  • AJ Hartenberg 1

    Dynamic, flexible IT architecture is essential for online retail

    June 11, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments (0)

    In the retail market, competitiveness has always revolved around differentiation, be this of product, price or service. However, as the world has become more digital and traditional retailers have joined the online retail market in the ecommerce space,...

  • AJ Hartenberg 1

    Data Centre trends driven by cost pressure & security concerns

    May 18, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments (0)

    The data centre has become one of the most critical infrastructure elements in the modern business. As requirements and technology have evolved, so too has the data centre, and a number of trends are currently evident around this business-critical solution....

  • Michael Frans (1)

    Digital transformation essential for automotive industry

    February 3, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments (0)

    The automotive sector is currently faced with a number of challenges. These are driven by trends such as the rise of new growth markets, changing consumer behaviour, an increasing need for greater fuel economy, new opportunities presented by connectivity, the...

  • T-Systems

    The changing role of the CIO – driving innovation

    October 28, 2014 • OpinionComments Off on The changing role of the CIO – driving innovation

    Considering that IT touches almost every aspect of business operations, the CIO and his/her leadership team are in the unique position to identify innovation opportunities across the enterprise and develop rapid and aggressive ‘digitalisation’ strategies....

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    Building smart cities through ICT Innovation

    September 5, 2014 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Building smart cities through ICT Innovation

    The concept of the ‘smart city’ has emerged as a term to describe a city that uses technology to address service delivery challenges. However, building a smart city is about more than just using technology – it is about ICT innovation and transformation...

  • Gert Schoonbee, Managing Director at T-Systems (image: T-Systems)

    “ICT has the potential to be far more” – T-Systems

    March 28, 2014 • OpinionComments Off on “ICT has the potential to be far more” – T-Systems

    “ICT has the potential to be far more than just a business enabler. In fact, technology in South Africa can be instrumental in nation-building.” This is the view of Gert Schoonbee, Managing Director at T-Systems, speaking at The Human Capital...

  • Govender, Vice President: Systems Integration at T-Systems in South Africa. (Image source: T-Systems)

    T-Systems acquires South Africa’s Intervate for undisclosed amount

    January 30, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on T-Systems acquires South Africa’s Intervate for undisclosed amount

    T-Systems in South Africa has announced its acquisition of Intervate, a local specialist provider of Enterprise Information Management (EIM) solutions. The move empowers T-Systems to deliver innovative new solutions to business customers that encompass the...

  • Dr Andrew Hutchison, expert for intelligent networks at T-Systems in South Africa. (Image source: T-Systems SA)

    A new approach to outsourcing in the changed economy

    November 26, 2013 • Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off on A new approach to outsourcing in the changed economy

    Despite the global economic downturn in recent years, many outsourcing deals have been re-negotiated and extended.  In many such cases the deals changed, in the sense that the commercial model was scrutinised and optimised to meet client objectives. In some...

  • Dr Andrew Hutchison, expert for intelligent networks at T-Systems in South Africa. (Image source: T-Systems SA)

    SA and IT outsourcing – what to expect in the coming years

    November 7, 2013 • Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off on SA and IT outsourcing – what to expect in the coming years

    With the South African IT services market expected to reach R53.3 billion by 2015, according to BMI TechKnowledge’s (BMI-T) South African IT Services Market Sizing and Forecast it is safe to say there is still considerable opportunity for IT players in...

  • A review of the top cloud service providers. (Image source: cloud via Shutterstock.com)

    Africa’s top multinational cloud service providers

    September 13, 2013 • ListsComments Off on Africa’s top multinational cloud service providers

    Experts within Africa’s burgeoning ICT landscape agree that the business case behind cloud services is clear: it offers flexibility (both in adoption and in terms of pricing), it enables agility within companies that are conscious of liquidity in the...

  • Gert Schoonbee, Managing Director of T-Systems in South Africa. (Image source: T-Systems)

    Data centre, cloud service create competitive edge

    August 7, 2013 • Cloud Computing, Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off on Data centre, cloud service create competitive edge

      Data centres are the hub of today’s organisations, housing mission-critical servers, data, applications and services that keep businesses running. However, with the growth of cloud platforms, organisations are increasingly looking to move not only...

  • Collin Govender, VP Systems integration at T-Systems in South Africa. (Image source: T-Systems)

    How to make the most of your ERP implementation

    July 19, 2013 • OpinionComments Off on How to make the most of your ERP implementation

    Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions are one of the most widely used enterprise software solutions in the world, and in recent years vendors have developed  scalable solutions for the mid-market as well as for  Small to Medium Enterprise (SME),...

  • Innovation for Africa through Intelligent Networks

    March 25, 2013 • OpinionComments Off on Innovation for Africa through Intelligent Networks

    Moving towards a knowledge-based economy will enable Africa to adapt to changing conditions while designing solutions that will enhance the competitiveness of the continent’s emerging nations. Furthermore, it is crucial for Africa to develop its own ICT...

  • When UCC and BYOD collide

    August 27, 2012 • OpinionComments Off on When UCC and BYOD collide

    A lot of businesses today are working towards creating Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) systems that replace the disparate mixture of voice, e-mail, video, instant messaging (IM), SMS’ and used by their employees.   However, it would seem...

  • Mobility and the enterprise – trends for 2012

    April 5, 2012 • OpinionComments Off on Mobility and the enterprise – trends for 2012

    Mobility is an identifiable global megatrend along with others such as ageing populations, social media driven interaction, urbanisation and a worldwide economic crisis. There is an expectation that personal and corporate information should be available at...

  • Old Mutual, T-Systems ink R2.58-billion deal

    January 26, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Old Mutual, T-Systems ink R2.58-billion deal

    Old Mutual and T-Systems in South Africa have agreed to an IT infrastructure management deal valued at R2.58bn, extending the existing relationship between the two partners until 2019. The new agreement represents an industry leading outsourcing approach, and...