Robotics revolution underway in South Africa

February 14, 2019 6:58 am0 comments
UiPath head of sales for South Africa Lenore Kerrigan

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SKILLS development is crucial to making the most of the robotic process automation (RPA) revolution and using it to grow jobs, rather than lose them. This is according to experts following the announcement by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa’s intention to introduce automation training at primary school level. However, while […]

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SEACOM appoints Tugee as first East Africa boss

February 12, 2019 5:28 am0 comments
Tonny Tugee

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – SEACOM has appointed Tonny Tugee as Managing  Director of the East African region. It is the first time SEACOM has appointed a Managing Director for the region. Tugee will lead a team of experienced professionals to deliver quality and affordable internet bandwidth into these dynamic and growing […]

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Digitalisation boosts productivity in mining sector

February 6, 2019 7:50 am0 comments
Schneider Electric Vice President of the Anglophone Africa Mining, Metals and Minerals (MMM) Industry Business Unit, Marc Ramsay

JOHANNESBURG – EXPERTS have forecast innovation and technology to play increasingly valuable roles in boosting performance and sustainable  efficiency in mines throughout Africa. Marc Ramsay, an industry executive, said of all the trends impacting the mining industry currently, none was likely to be as critical as digitalisation for the over-arching impact it is […]

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