Showing posts with category "it services"

14 of the most in-demand tech jobs in South Africa right now – and how much you can earn

Wits University’s Joburg Centre for Software Engineering (JCSE) and the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA) have published their ICT skills survey for 2021.

October 1, 2021
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IT Services

11 new subjects planned for colleges and universities in South Africa

The Media, Information and Communication Technologies Sector Education and Training Authority (MICT SETA) has developed 11 new qualifications aimed at addressing the shortage of skilled labour in South Africa’s IT sector.

September 17, 2021
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IT Services

SARS has set up a specific division to go after this type of tax

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has identified the electronic services sector as an area of focus and established a specific division to review the sector and ensure compliance, says professional services firm PwC.

September 17, 2021
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IT Services

‘The end of downtime’ at Home Affairs in South Africa

The Department of Home Affairs is reviewing its IT architecture to improve customer service and reduce overall dependence on the State Information Technology Agency (SITA), says minister Aaron Motsoaledi.

September 15, 2021
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IT Services

Victim of $610 million cyber attack offers its hacker a job as chief security adviser

About a week after a hacker stole $610 million from PolyNetwork in what was likely the biggest heist in history of so-called decentralized finance, the victim has offered its attacker a job.

August 18, 2021
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IT Services

Takealot appoints new chief executive officer

Online retailer Takealot Group has appointed Mamongae Mahlare as its new group chief executive officer, effective 1 October 2021.

August 10, 2021
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IT Services

South Africa building database of security specialists as it recovers from major cyber attack

Employment and Labour minister Thulas Nxesi says that government plans to ramp up its cybersecurity capabilities.

August 3, 2021
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IT Services