New cloud infrastructure offering for local data centres

Teraco, a vendor-neutral colocation data centre, has announced the availability of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect through its Johannesburg JB1 and Cape Town CT1 data centres. It will enable customers to directly access AWS services in AWS infrastructure Regions around the world, with the benefit of consistent network performance, and reduced bandwidth costs. AWS […]

Startup accelerator for tech-savvy companies

3W Infra, a global infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) hosting provider, has launched a startup accelerator programme for internet-savvy companies around the world with scalable IaaS hosting needs. With its global scope, the programme intendeds to help drive growth for startups by offering free and subsidised IaaS hosting infrastructure, engineering resources, and executive mentoring. Among others, it is […]

Mobile system for a comprehensive asset analysis

Asco-Daito has taken delivery of the Pave-Scanner pavement mobile mapping system, a 360° infrastructure and pavement surface inspection and classifications system from Siteco. The system includes two Pavemetrics LCMS sensors, two 3D laser profiling sensors, a high-performance rackmount controller unit, a Ladybug 5 spherical camera, and a pair of high resolution frame grabber boards. The […]

Mining software solutions on show

Micromine will showcase its entire suite of software solutions at Mining Indaba 2018, including secure and flexible data-management solution Geobank, 3D modelling and mine design solution Micromine, and fleet management and mine-control system Pitram. Both Geobank 2018 and Micromine 2018 have been developed on the back of extensive client consultation. The latest iterations of both […]

Engineering institute chooses 3D design tool

Ugraneftegaz Project, a Russian engineering design institute specialising in the oil and gas industry, has selected Intergraph Smart 3D software from Hexagon PPM to improve design integrity and interoperability between different engineering disciplines. Among the key reasons cited for choosing the software are its rule-based architecture combined with positive references from other design institutes in the […]