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Posts Tagged ‘management’

  • AI, Talent Lifecycle, Management, High Attrition, Enviroment, Joel Stransky, Opinion

    Using AI to Manage the Talent Lifecycle in a High Attrition Environment

    August 2, 2017 • General, Opinion, SoftwareComments Off on Using AI to Manage the Talent Lifecycle in a High Attrition Environment

    Technology-mediated disruption in the workplace has a powerful impact on both businesses and their employees. While this trend provides numerous opportunities for growth, it also poses challenges. Of major concern is the high attrition rate within the call...

  • CIO-as-a-Service, a new era in IT organisational management

    July 2, 2017 • General, OpinionComments Off on CIO-as-a-Service, a new era in IT organisational management

    In a market dominated by increasing interest in just about ‘everything-as-a-service’, the role of the CIO has attracted the spotlight and the relevance of CIO-as-a-Service has come to the fore in South Africa, says Chris Daffy, Chief Commercial Officer of...

  • Endpoint security moves to the Cloud in next wave of ‘as-a-service’ revolution

    Managing data across multiple clouds

    June 12, 2017 • Cloud Computing, OpinionComments Off on Managing data across multiple clouds

    With the accelerated uptake of many different cloud-based solutions, from Software as a Service (SaaS) through to platforms and infrastructure, the cloud has fast become part of many organisations’ daily business. Often, what this means is that businesses...

  • Organisations must review critical security controls

    April 28, 2017 • Opinion, Security, Southern AfricaComments Off on Organisations must review critical security controls

    Recent incidents have highlighted the need for all companies and organisations to review the safety and security of their data and their IT systems, as standard approaches no longer protect against myriad vulnerabilities, an expert says. “Even the highest...

  • Altech: East Africa operations profits knocked down

    September 28, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Altech: East Africa operations profits knocked down

    South African JSE (Johannesburg Stock Exchange) listed Allied Technologies Limited, Altech today announced the Group’s interim results for the six months ended 31 August 2011. “Revenue is R4.8 billion (about US $614 million). We’ve actually seen an...

  • Too many managers and too few leaders

    August 12, 2011 • OpinionComments (1)

    “South Africa is not unique in the world. Globally, the same problem of too many managers and too few leaders presents itself time and again,” says Jackie Launder from the Human Performance Practice at The IQ Business Group. “As organisations we are...

  • Point-of-sale: An extension of your business, or an add-on?

    July 29, 2011 • OpinionComments Off on Point-of-sale: An extension of your business, or an add-on?

    In your retail business, does the business management software reach from goods receiving all the way through to the point-of-sale? If it doesn’t, you could be missing out on the opportunity for better management through automation. That’s according to...

  • Biometric tech secures resources

    July 29, 2011 • SecurityComments Off on Biometric tech secures resources

    Biometric technology continues to add value to commerce and the ripple effect is an increased investment in this technology within organisations and community-focused services. “The level of interest in biometric solutions, particularly those that are based...

  • Multi-Links workers future uncertain

    July 20, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Multi-Links workers future uncertain

    Multi-Links Nigeria workers are facing an uncertain future as the company is up for sale and the new owners do not appear to be taking their grievances into consideration. Representatives of the Multi-Links workers confirmed that they are troubled about the...

  • Technology is key for Nigeria’s economy

    July 20, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Technology is key for Nigeria’s economy

    Nigerian technology professional and Yaba College rector, Margaret Lapido says science and technology are key instruments in bolstering the country’s economic progress. Ladipo says if Nigeria wants to enter the global technology economy with great force,...

  • Enterprise VOIP – how to engineer for the real-world

    July 15, 2011 • OpinionComments (1)

    South African companies have for many years, shied away from Voice over IP (VOIP) telephony solutions because of our legacy of slow and expensive bandwidth, says Stephen Davies of Connection Telecom. Much has improved over the last two years though. The...

  • VMware software integrated with HP Infrastructure

    July 13, 2011 • EnterpriseComments Off on VMware software integrated with HP Infrastructure

    HP announced enhanced integration of new VMware software within HP’s Converged Infrastructure, delivering industry-first capabilities that will accelerate the path to an open, hybrid cloud environment for customers. “Enterprises don’t want cloud...

  • Multinationals turn to outsourced FM for better benefits

    July 8, 2011 • OpinionComments Off on Multinationals turn to outsourced FM for better benefits

    Researchers are suggesting that the emerging markets will increasingly drive the global economic growth. This impacts business in two ways -organisations will look to increase efficiencies and lower spend, and will consider expanding into growth markets. This...

  • Datatec subsidiary acquires Netarx

    July 4, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Datatec subsidiary acquires Netarx

    Datatec Limited, a Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) listed international Information and Communications Technology (ICT) group, has announced that its subsidiary Logicalis has acquired the business and assets of Netarx LLC, a Cisco Gold partner and provider...

  • New appointment at Bharti Airtel Nigeria

    June 14, 2011 • PeopleComments Off on New appointment at Bharti Airtel Nigeria

    BHARTI Airtel Nigeria, a leading telecommunications service provider has promoted Solanke Abimbola to the position of Financial Controller. The new promotion is in line with the company’s firm commitment to the personal and professional advancement of its...

  • Huawei publishes corporate social report

    June 14, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei publishes corporate social report

    Huawei, a leading telecom solutions provider has released its 2010 corporate social responsibility (CSR) report. The report provides an overview of Huawei’s commitments and practices with regard to its corporate social responsibilities including...