Posts tagged as ICT news

Celebrating 30 years, 3500 patents and 60 industry firsts

  Xilinx celebrates 30 years of technology leadership. With over 3500 patents and 60 industry firsts, the company is known for its historic achievements including the introduction of the first FPGA and the inception of the fabless model. Recent innovations have transformed Xilinx from its programmable logic heritage to an “all programmable” company, creating and […]

Solar power for new-generation datacentres

  Uptime and efficiency benchmarks have come under the spotlight recently as business growth targets continue to be challenged by the prospect of unreliable utility power, particularly in remote industrial areas, in 2014. Data centres are at the core of the concerns as they are required to deliver 99,9% uptime, but many are in danger […]

Print supplier streamlines support to dealership

  Mascor has recently partnered with Nashua Limited to streamline how it provides support to its dealerships whilst improving the reliability of its printers, saving time and reducing costs. Mascor has eleven dealerships spread over a large part of eastern South Africa, with its headquarters in Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal. With an IT staff of only two, […]

Wireless mouse that supports Bluetooth

  Nordic Semiconductor has announced that the world’s first dual-operating Bluetooth v4.0 and proprietary 2,4 GHz wireless mouse has been launched by  Lenovo Group and benefits in both use cases from Nordic’s  multi-protocol nRF51822 SoCs. This allows consumers to use Lenovo N700 wireless mouse with the latest Windows 8 PCs with Bluetooth v4.0 (that includes […]

Governments reap cloud rewards

  It is widely accepted that cloud computing is transforming organisations across all industries, and affording business that adopt cloud technologies massive savings as well as other benefits. The private sector was first to realise this and capitalise on cloud’s numerous benefits, but government entities are also starting to realise how cloud can benefit them. […]

Power factor correction modules for AC-DC conversion

  SynQor has announced the release of its PFCQor module, a power factor correction building block for AC-DC power conversion.When the PFCQor is used with SynQor’s AC line filter, a hold-up capacitor and SynQor’s high efficiency DC-DC converters, it draws a nearly perfect sinusoidal current (PF>0,99) from a single phase AC input and provides a […]

Siemens Convergence Creators expands US presence

  Siemens Convergence Creators has announced that it has opened a branch office in Los Angeles. By founding its own US legal entity, the company will be able to support a stronger presence in the market, and further its global expansion efforts. Siemens Convergence Creators offers its customers turnkey solutions and services in the areas […]

Simple cloud based cross-platform security for business

  Panda cloud office protection (PCOP) offers businesses around the world cloud-based antivirus protection in a simple, fast and efficient way.The software was awarded VB100 certification in Virus Bulletin’s independent comparative review which highlighted PCOP’s malware detection rate as a primary reason for the award. PCOP utilises Panda Security’s collective intelligence system which uses community knowledge to […]

Participation in UPS assessment for EC’s green products initiative

  Eaton is participating in the pilot phase of the product environmental footprint (PEF) assessment for uninterruptible power supplies (UPSs) under the European Commission´s new “Single Market for Green Products” Initiative. The PEF is one of two approaches proposed under the initiative for establishing EU-wide measures of environmental performance for both products and organisations. Eaton is […]

New manager for industrial clients

  Magnet has appointed a Rittal product manager who will support this range. The company has made a substantial investment in Rittal stock holdings to meet demand in KwaZulu-Natal. The range, which encompasses industrial enclosures, electronic packaging, system climate control and power distribution, is aligned with the needs of the company’s industrial client base. The latest […]