Conventional backup does not cut it

  Most existing backup solutions are failing to give businesses the data protection they need, creating a gap between business requirements and IT performance. It is no longer unusual for customers or employees to need information and services to be available around the clock, according to Warren Olivier, Veeam Regional Manager for Southern Africa. The […]

SAIMC: July 2014 meeting

  Eric Carter, chairman Johannesburg SAIMC with Chris Gimson, GM Endress+Hauser Pyrotemp. Gimson’s presentation outlined the most common errors and pitfalls in specifying the correct temperature probes for measuring temperature correctly, safely, accurately, and for a long lifetime. Contact Ina Maartens, SAIMC,  Tel 086 107 2462,  

Scientists unveil first method for controlling the growth of metal crystals

  Researchers at the University of Warwick developed the first method for controlling the growth of metal crystals from single atoms for the creation of precise components for use in nanotechnology. According to Prof. Peter Sadler, who heads the project, the breakthrough with nanocrystallometry allows for observation and direct control of the nano-world in motion. […]

Digital signatures with one click

  New, ground-breaking technology – called “CoSign Click” – is set to revolutionise how companies “on-board’” new customers. No cumbersome and time-consuming manual process of printing out forms, signing in pen, scanning and uploading or emailing the document. Co-Sign Click is a digital signature solution which enables a company’s customers to sign on-line documents and […]