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Digital health technology improves quality and patient safety in Africa

A World Health Organisation report published in 2018 stated that within Africa, about 15% of all hospital activity and expenditure was a direct result of adverse events, and that the costs of treating safety failures amount to trillions of dollars each year. The investments needed to improve patient safety pale in comparison to the ... More

Donny Cates confirmed for Comic Con Africa

Leading comic book writer, Donny Cates, will be a guest at this year’s Comic Con Africa to be held in September. Event organisers Reed Exhibition Africa and ReedPOP say Cates is best known for Thanos, Doctor Strange, Damnation, God Country, Buzzkill, The Ghost Fleet, The Paybacks, Interceptor, Star Trek, and Atomahawk. He is also currently ... More

SECaaS provides a cloud-based game changer for SA companies of all sizes

Security-a-a-Service (SECaaS) is not an entirely new concept; people have been talking about it since as far back as 2014. On paper, the benefits seem to be extensive, but what are they and do they translate for local businesses? SECaaS can be defined as outsourcing your security measures to a third-party cloud service provider. This means ... More

Aim Right Into A Super Adventure At The HuntEx 2019

t’s all about aiming and having so much fun at The HuntEx 2019 at the Gallagher Convention Center this month, this is all the adrenaline rush you need! Contact info Their Email Their Website Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand, Johannesburg What Is It? HuntEx is back and all the hunters out ... More

Innovators unite at IoT Forum Africa 2019

This week saw a meeting of the minds on all things internet. The Internet of Things, to be precise. IoT Forum Africa 2019 took place from 26 to 27 March at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, South Africa. Hailed as the premier African event on the Internet of things, the forum brought together more than 400 delegates united in ... More

SA packaged food consumption on upward trend

SA presents major international food tech market potential, says fdt Africa As an important pillar of the South African economy, food and beverage production has almost doubled in the past 10 years, reaching ZAR 392 million (26 million euros) in 2017.  As production increases, trends are changing and packaged foods are ... More

Renowned broadcaster, Bronwyn Nielsen to host IoT Forum Africa 2019

One of Africa’s most experienced, respected and well-known broadcasters, Bronwyn Nielsen will host the third IoT Forum Africa, set to take place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on 26 – 27 March. Nielsen has 25 years of experience in African broadcasting and is the CEO and founder of Nielsen Associ... More

Internet Solutions launches integrated enterprise voice service for Microsoft Teams

Internet Solutions (IS) has integrated enterprise-grade voice services into its Microsoft Office 365 Teams offering. From 14 March 2019, businesses running Office 365 can use voice capabilities within Microsoft Teams, allowing for the increased productivity and efficiency that the modern workplace demands, with direct voice routing ... More

SA Deputy Minister of Communications to give keynote address at IOT Forum Africa 2019

Deputy Minister of Communications, Ms Pinky Kekana, is set to deliver a keynote address at the third inaugural IoT Forum Africa 2019, which is set to take place on 26 – 27 March 2019 at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa. The highly anticipated conference is targeted at academics, specialists, thought ... More

IoTFA2019: Johanna Juselius looks beyond just ‘smart’ cities

Internet of Things is a vast and rapidly developing concept within ICT. Devices are getting smarter and innovators are finding more ways to integrate these kinds of devices into our everyday lives. It has moved completely out of the personal and residential sphere and turned into a “smart city” movement where new technology is ... More