Archive for April, 2017

OpenLab to support digital transformation

  Delivering the keynote address at the Huawei South Africa Eco-Connect 2017 Alex Du, MD of Huawei Enterprise South Africa, announced the establishment of OpenLab in South Africa as part of 15 OpenLabs around the world. To date, the company has built and operates OpenLabs in five cities including Suzhou, China; Munich, Germany; Mexico City, […]

Eskom funding may be muffling dissenting voices on nuclear

  The lure of millions in Eskom funding appears to have muzzled two research institutions previously highly critical of the state-owned utility’s plans to procure a fleet of nuclear power stations. In the case of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) amaBhungane understands that the CSIR’s Energy Centre has been effectively gagged since […]

Availability and protection gaps – study

  The sixth annual Veeam Availability Report, analysed by Jason Buffington, principal analyst at ESG, indicates that too many business-accelerating and digital transformation initiatives are being hindered by inadequacies in their current IT systems’ availability. Buffington surveyed more than 1000 business professionals and senior decision makers for the report, which seeks to quantify whether organisations […]