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...
November 26, 2013 •
Southern Africa •
Comments 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...
November 7, 2013 •
Southern Africa •
Comments 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...
September 13, 2013 •
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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...
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...
July 19, 2013 •
Comments 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),...
March 25, 2013 •
Comments 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...
August 27, 2012 •
Comments 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...
April 5, 2012 •
Comments 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 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...
January 11, 2012 •
Comments Off on Demystifying the steps to a greener organisation
Sustainable energy has emerged as an important corporate agenda point and many organisations today communicate their efforts in strategic marketing campaigns. These campaigns bring across the importance of sustainability efforts and how this will make a...
December 5, 2011 •
Top Stories •
Comments Off on T-Systems first SA ICT company to obtain 5 international certifications
T-Systems in South Africa has been awarded with the international and sought-after DQS body of standards certification. The umbrella accreditation is valid in over 60 countries and forms part of the global movement towards international ICT processes and...
October 4, 2011 •
Comments Off on The Future – automotive connected intelligence
The concept of Intelligent Networks today extends to include key growth points within the ICT realm. It is the energy, automotive and healthcare sectors in particular which are considered to be major areas to benefit from networks that offer integrated,...
SAP AG, the Walldorf-based software company, has annointed T-Systems as winner of the “2011 SAP Pinnacle Award” in the “Run SAP Partner of the Year” category. The Deutsche Telekom subsidiary received the award in recognition of...
February 21, 2011 •
Top Stories •
Comments Off on Microsoft, T-Systems join forces in “Cloud” mega-project for Shell
Shell has signed a major five-year agreement with Microsoft and T-Systems that will allow Shell employees to collaborate online globally. Shell will buy SharePoint services dynamically, via the internet, to increase flexibility at work and to reduce costs....
February 10, 2011 •
Top Stories •
Comments Off on T-Systems introduces Cloud Computing in South Africa
The second quarter of 2011 will see T-Systems enter the Cloud Computing market in South Africa with its dynamic service solutions. T-Systems will offer scalability, agility and usage based computing. The introduction of cloud computing in South Africa is...