Posts tagged as centre

Coordinated drone operations for search and rescue

Ugcs new Command and Control (Ugcs CC) solution has been developed for efficient drone integration in search and rescue, police and security operations. Urgent missions involving multiple drones demand concerted action controlled from a single command centre where all video streams, 3D maps, placemarks, and other incoming drone data are sent for real-time overviews, analysis, […]

Data centre expands with new cloud infrastructure partnership

Westcon-Comstor expanded its data centre practice to include VMware’s portfolio of cloud infrastructure and business mobility solutions in South Africa, to help its solutions providers in southern Africa improve time-to-revenue and accelerate growth opportunities. The agreement supports partners with pre- and post-sales support, technical support, as well as logistics services from 60 offices across six […]

When is a data centre truly vendor-neutral? Does it really matter?

  When Teraco opened the doors of its first data centre in Cape Town in 2010 the company claimed to be the first vendor-neutral data centre in South Africa. Since then the industry has seen other data centres claiming to be vendor-neutral. It raises the question, if a telco opens a data centre and provides […]

Seismic reflection research centre launched

  The Wits School of Geosciences launched its Seismic Reflection Centre on 13 April 2015. The new industry-aligned research centre, which is jointly sponsored by Shell South Africa and the geophysical service company CGG, will conduct research to develop new seismic techniques to produce higher resolution images of the subsurface of the Earth. These techniques bring […]