2015 – a cautious but optimistic outlook for the electronics industry

  Attending the   50th anniversary of Electronica in Munich Germany late last year has given me insights into major technologies which I believe will fuel the growth of the electronics industry in South Africa and globally. Despite regional economic conditions in certain countries that negate the positive outlook, industry growth remains solid and sustainable, due especially […]

Defending your business from disaster

It’s not pleasant to dwell on, but disaster can strike any organisation at any time; be it a natural disaster (fire, flood, lightning strike and so on) or man-made (such as power failure or hacking). A disaster recovery plan (DRP) is a documented process or set of procedures to recover and protect a business’ IT […]

ICASA to re-align structure for improved regulation

  The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) is in the process of re-organising its structure or, as the chairperson Dr. Stephen Mncube said in an exclusive interview with EngineerIT  “to re-align the structure to be a better regulator.” He said that a new structure was developed to remove silos in the organisation, to […]