Posts tagged as digital

SA set to meet analogue switch-off deadline after court ruling

  South Africa is a step closer to meeting its December 2018 deadline to switch off analogue, after the constitutional court ruled in favour of former communications minister Faith Muthambi against an appeal filed by The judgment follows an appeal lodged by Muthambi in May 2016 on the ruling by the Supreme Court of […]

Cybersecurity for drones

  While the many benefits of unmanned aerial systems (UAS), or remotely piloted aerial systems (RPAS) as they are also known are regularly professed, the accompanying complexity that these systems introduce into workflows, especially when it comes to cybersecurity, is often neglected. As unmanned aerial systems are fundamentally digital systems – from their sensors to […]

Positioning to capture opportunities from the next wave of distribution services

  As the electricity grid of the future takes shape, distribution utilities want to extract full value from their investments in smart technologies. This will mean creating a truly efficient grid by optimising the smart network itself, while also harnessing a wide array of distributed energy resources (DER) and flexibility from customer participation. This is […]