ICT – Prepare the children for tomorrow

Previous posts have tackled both tertiary education initiatives as well as learning during your professional career. But we cannot overlook planning for a future. And that future, as most will agree, belongs largely to the following generations. There's stacks of material out there that covers the topic of what you should be teaching your offspring [...]

By |2018-08-24T08:38:53+00:00August 21st, 2018|General|

Firewall for the win

If you're not yet familiar with a firewall, you could be forgiven for thinking that having strong passwords and changing them often is enough to protect you and your organisation. Or could you?   A firewall is... The inconvenient truth, however, is this: you need a good mix of human behaviour and technology to guard [...]

By |2017-12-05T16:48:23+00:00October 8th, 2017|Blog, Service Info|

IPv6: What’s the deal and how to get started

The connected world is rapidly running out of assignable IPv4 addresses. According to a calculator by APNIC (the regional Internet registry for Asia and the Pacific) blogger Geoff Huston, most geographical areas have exhausted their IPv4 address pool. The African Internet community, whose addresses are managed by Regional Internet Registry Afrinic, is slated to run [...]

By |2016-10-17T09:39:59+00:00September 20th, 2016|Blog, General, Industry Trends|

Managed Services – where is SA headed?

In the latter part of 2015, we presented arguments to make the case for Managed Services within ICT-dependent sectors. These included resource, cost and reliability considerations. Since then, a number of entities have asked about progress in the field. Questions included where Managed Services may yet head in the South African context. Consulting with the [...]

By |2017-01-16T10:09:36+00:00April 18th, 2016|Blog, Industry Trends|