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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SA wins war for open access

February 8, 2019 4:46 pm1 comment
Fibre-to-the-Home

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – THE ground gained in the quest for free  competition in the Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) market will be lost if South  African homeowners and tenants do not sustain the pressure in the current year. This is according to the Internet Service Providers’ Association of South Africa (ISPA) as communities across the […]

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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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