Posts tagged as IT

In a galaxy far away: the data centre of the future

  At a recent motor show, an autonomous concept car was introduced to the public. It had bulldozer-like wheels and is designed to take skiers up mountains. It’s an innovative idea, but will it ever become a reality? Time will tell. What if we apply concept car-type thinking to the data centre of the future, […]

Embracing the cloud

  As understanding of the benefits of the cloud continues to grow among companies worldwide, so too does cloud adoption.  At the beginning of this year Gartner predicted the worldwide public cloud services market will grow by 16,5% this year as more companies pursue a digital business strategy and shift away from legacy IT services, adopting […]

Information technology – an integral part of life

  Whenever the subject of employment statistics arises, the statement is inevitably made that there are not enough women in industry or in senior positions and lately, in the armed forces. In my conversation with Ulandi Exner, president of the Institute of IT Professionals South Africa (IITPSA), we spoke about why information technology (IT) people […]