Showing posts with tag "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...

June 24, 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...

June 13, 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.

June 3, 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 ...

May 27, 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.

May 20, 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...

May 19, 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.

May 16, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Strict website and internet rules planned for South Africa

The .ZA Domain Name Authority (Zadna) has published draft rules aimed at further regulating the registration and operation of websites in South Africa.

April 22, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Fidelity joins other major financial institutions inside the metaverse

Fidelity Investments is launching a pair of crypto-focused exchange-traded funds in a bid to grab flows from rivals that have swooped into the nascent space.

April 22, 2022
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cloud and hosting

EOH reveals turnaround progress

Technology service provider EOH has published its interim results for the period ended January 2022 showing a big turnaround in earnings –  headline earnings per share of 41 cents per share, was up...

April 13, 2022
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cloud and hosting

EOH offloads Network Solutions and Hymax to Seacom

Technology firm EOH says it has concluded agreements to dispose of its Network Solutions business and the entire issued share capital of Hymax, both of which currently operate under the iOCO divisi...

April 7, 2022
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cloud and hosting

Boeing taps Amazon, Microsoft and Google for cloud mega-deal

Boeing Co is hiring the three biggest US cloud-computing companies – Amazon.com Inc, Microsoft Corp and Alphabet Inc’s Google – to help with a digital makeover aimed at giving its airplane designer...

April 6, 2022
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cloud and hosting