Posts tagged as IOT

Don’t delay starting your company’s digital journey

Digital transformation may sound like a buzz word, but speakers at the tenth annual MESA Africa conference said that companies should not delay starting their digital journey if they want to stay relevant in their industries. Addressing the theme “Smart manufacturing and the digital enterprise”, Pieter Theron of PWC said that a recent survey showed […]

Cloud-based SCADA with local support

Adroit Technologies has been certified as a Sigfox partner for devices and its Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) platform. The company has been validated as an Internet of Things (IoT) platform, presenting an opportunity for IoT applications and service providers to use its cloud-based SCADA system and industrial-automation platforms. The new platform allows data […]

South Africa and the fourth industrial revolution

While countries like Germany and Japan have adopted the internet of things, there are concerns over the IoT in the South African context, posing the question, “Is South Africa ready for the fourth industrial revolution?” To answer this question, the CNBC Africa television network and Siemens Africa hosted a televised panel discussion Siemens’ Midrand, Johannesburg […]