Showing posts with category "cloud and hosting"

This sought-after job title in South Africa has a problem

Of the 26.8 million active software developers globally, only 121,000 reside in South Africa, out of a total of 716,000 in Africa. Add to this the fact that 38% of African developers work for at le...

September 19, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Microsoft unveils new titles as Xbox Game Pass builds momentum

During a flashy 90-minute presentation full of game trailers, Microsoft Corp revealed dozens of new titles for its subscription service, Xbox Game Pass, including several from the big publishers it...

September 16, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Business Talk – Chris Erasmus on the importance of AWS Local Zones

Chris Erasmus of AWS discusses Local Zones – including their benefits and AWS’s plan to implement one in Johannesburg.

September 22, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Microsoft to slow hiring in Windows, Office, Teams groups

Microsoft Corp will slow hiring in its Windows, Office and Teams chat and conferencing software groups, citing a need to realign staffing priorities as it approaches a new fiscal year in a time of ...

September 16, 2022
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cloud and hosting

4 in-demand jobs in South Africa – and the ‘non-traditional’ skills companies are now looking for when hiring

More South Africans are making a mid-career ‘pivot’ into completely different roles.

September 16, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Cisco spooks investors with supply warning

Cisco Systems Inc spooked investors with a warning that Chinese lockdowns and other supply disruptions would wipe out sales growth in the current quarter, renewing broader concerns about tech spend...

September 24, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Good news for jobseekers in South Africa – the sectors that are hiring, and the skills they’re looking for

Research conducted by recruitment firm PNnet shows that most job sectors in South Africa are returning to pre-pandemic levels of hiring activity, with job vacancies almost across the board.

September 25, 2022
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cloud and hosting