Addresses are the fundamental building block to many activities in the physical world. Addresses unlock industries and without accurate, geo-mapped addresses in your core systems, the benefits they could bring you and your customer base will be lost. Relevance of
Agile software development – the practice of releasing and building software in short focussed timeboxes – has only recently become mainstream in South Africa. Most organisations turn to Agile in the pursuit of higher throughput, shorter turnaround time, higher productivity
In the words of Sir Francis Bacon: “Knowledge is Power.” For owners of private businesses, knowledge is conceivably the most valuable asset they own. For various reasons business owners will, at some stage, require either equity capital to grow their
Surveying is a key part of the underwriting process that enables underwriters to identify clearly the risks their clients may be exposed to, thus balancing potential losses. Technology is a vital tool in the process, ensuring the ultimate desired success.
The anticipated commencement date of the POPI Act is mid-2016, this will allow organisations a grace period of a year to become compliant (mid 2017). Organisations therefore will need to deploy a Records Management Solution within this grace period. What
The term “data-driven” has emerged to describe a decision making process that is compelled by evidence (data) rather than by intuition. It has received particular attention in marketing where, historically, marketers could not quantify the return on their marketing spend.
There are many benefits hedge funds can offer – perhaps none more relevant than protection in a volatile market. Warren Buffett is often quoted as saying: ‘When the tide goes out you find out who’s been swimming naked’. How pertinent
The rapid global rise of co-working spaces as cost-effective alternatives to traditional office spaces for new startups and small enterprises has been called “the co-working revolution”. Bradley Porter, CEO of Flexible Workspace, a provider of co-working spaces in South Africa,
We’re living in a time of tremendous innovation where old business models and processes are being replaced in a rapid way brought about by technology. Over the past 10 years we’ve been challenged by a host of technological products and
Historically, the concept of smart cities may have been a lofty consideration for a Sunday afternoon, but smart cities are no longer a preference. They are quickly becoming a critical necessity. A smart city should provide the technology framework that
Bulk SMS, also known as text message marketing, SMS marketing, bulk text, SMS software, business SMS or SMS alerts is a highly cost effective way of reaching a large number of recipients at the same time. Bulk SMS is purchased
The earlier we learn disciplined financial behaviours, the greater our ability to exercise these muscles in adulthood. The old adage tells us that children do what we do, not what we say. This is never more appropriate than in the