Converting digital revolution into development revolution

September 13, 2018 4:45 am0 comments
Huawei Vice President for Carrier Business Group, Jianjun Zhou

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Durban‎ DURBAN – INNOVATION, inclusivity, infrastructure and investment are critical factors to boost economies, bridge the digital divide and leverage the power of information and communication technology (ICT) to advance sustainable development. This is according to International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Secretary General, Houlin Zhao,who was speaking at the Huawei […]

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SADC economies relish rail sector Industry 4.0 adoption

September 10, 2018 4:55 am0 comments
Brian Monakali General Manager, Capital Planning; Global Chairman of International Heavy Haul Association (IHHA) & South African Heavy Haul Association ( SAHA) & Babe Botana Executive Director ,Southern African Railways Association (SARA) at the signing of the MOU between South African Heavy Haul Association ( SAHA) & Southern African Railways Association (SARA) .IMAGE: Blessing Makua

by GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG  – THE recent signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between South African Heavy Haul Association (SAHHA) and Southern African Railways Association (SARA) is set to result in a boom for the regional rail sector and eventually grow the 16-nation bloc’s economy. It is a giant step […]

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Local partnerships fast-track SA IoT innovation

September 6, 2018 4:55 am0 comments
Local partnerships fast-track SA IoT innovation

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG  – THINGSTREAM, the technology firm that earlier this year announced its expansion into South Africa, has formalised partnerships with a number of local innovators, supporting their development of new internet of things (IoT solutions) across multiple industry verticals. This comes as IoT innovation in South Africa is gathering […]

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