The Blockchain dream is one of secure, seamless, transparent, trusted and convenient transactions. But adoption remains quite sluggish – with precious few real-world transformational examples of the technology. How do we boost widespread adoption of...
October 18, 2018 •
Comments Off on Technology: improving the retail experience in South Africa
Technology has entrenched itself into virtually every industry, and retail is no different. A recent report from Forrester lists the top four retail tech trends as; personalising the shopping experience, investing in omnichannel, leveraging predictive...
September 27, 2018 •
Mining & Energy •
Comments Off on Tapping new digital opportunity in the Oil and Gas sector
Advanced digital technologies present new opportunities for Oil and Gas companies: to cut costs, unleash new innovation, and prepare them for the growing trend towards renewable energy. Many resource companies are very large multinationals that are set up and...
If voice and data is ultimately a race to the bottom, how can Telcos embrace new, non-traditional business models in the future? Over the past decade or more, telecom carriers across the world have considered how they can evolve their business models, moving...
July 9, 2018 •
General, West Africa •
Comments Off on Smart Ports: unblocking the biggest barrier to Nigeria’s economic growth
Africa’s largest economy is struggling with ports infrastructure that simply can’t keep up with demand. Nigeria imports a very high proportion of its consumer goods. Ships descend on the major ports at a relentless pace, serving the almost 200...
May 30, 2018 •
Comments Off on Creating the best cyber-security defences for the public sector
In the public sector, the risks of data breaches are vast, costing millions in halted or impacted operations, lost revenue, data recovery and more. Allied to this is the loss of integrity and reputation when personal and critical data is compromised; as well...
March 26, 2018 •
Comments Off on Infrastructure Management Trends in South Africa
It is a digital age and for businesses to remain current, they need to get on board with the burgeoning trend towards customer experience improvement and tailor their infrastructure accordingly. According to a Walker study, customer experience will...