Sector specific smart document capture

Lexmark, a global imaging solutions provider, launched its smart capture solutions designed specifically to address the needs of businesses and their customers in the banking, insurance and retail sectors. The new range of industry-dedicated solutions are accessed through the touch screen interface of a Lexmark smart multifunction printer (MFP) which acts as a gateway to […]

RFID for reliable product traceability

SICK Automation is showcasing transparent production based on the new RFU65x RFID read/write device. This product detects transponders at long range, recording the direction in which the objects are moving at the same time. The associated user data can be sent directly to an ERP or MES system. This reduces processing times and increases production […]

GIS platform to integrate blockchain

Geospatial Corporation will be integrating blockchain technology (the software behind Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency) with GeoUnderground, providing a cloud-based locational software platform allowing energy companies a secure way to manage contracts, assure provenance and track asset maintenance. The integration will allow the company to provide a seamless sharing of constantly updated locational data, status of […]

App integrates train and bus transport

The new Gautrain website and mobile application was launched at the Technology Innovation Conference 2018 held at the Gallagher Conference Centre. The platforms are user-friendly interfaces which allow users to register and receive relevant travel information online at their own convenience. The Gautrain website and mobile application offers a trip planning tool which assists passengers […]

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 […]

Construction cloud platform wins construction computing award

Asite’s cloud platform, Adoddle, has won an award at the 2017 Construction Computing Awards for the Best Use of IT on an Infrastructure Project on Thames Tideway Tunnel, and runner up for Best Collaboration Project. The awards showcase and reward the technology, tools, solutions and highlights the leaders of technology in the AEC industry. Now […]

Complete ecosystem of enterprise GIS solutions

Boundless’ next iteration of GIS software, Boundless Server, incorporates the rebranding of its flagship product, Boundless Suite. Boundless Server offers enhanced styling and increased interoperability with ArcGIS. The software offers a flexible architecture that enables organisations to publish a range of data and workflows to web apps, desktop clients or mobile devices. Built on open […]