SPONSORED: It’s all about the strategy
When it comes to moving to the cloud, taking the time to create a proper strategy is essential if you are to realise the full benefits of the move, says Chad Epstein, Cloud Migration Practice Lead, Synthesis Software Technologies.
SPONSORED: Enabling Enterprise to Strategically move into the Cloud
“Following worldwide trends, IDC, the global market intelligence firm, predicts growth of 20 to 30 per cent in terms of cloud adoption in the next few years,” Jan Hnizdo, Chief Executive Officer, Teraco Data Environments, explains. “Choosing the right data centre that offers an enablement platform can give organisations a huge competitive advantage in their cloud journey.”
SPONSORED: The new cloud on the block
For Pinnacle, creating its own cloud was an innovative move for an organisation that up until now has specialised in hardware. Charlene Oosthuizen, Cloud Solutions Manager at Pinnacle ICT, spearheaded the project, which is now complete and ready to launch to the market.
SPONSORED: It’s time for Everything-as-a-Service
Although the cloud has been around for some time, organisations have been resistant to moving to the cloud, due to data and security concerns. However, this has changed dramatically over the past couple of years, with an increasing number of key enterprise clients seeking to move the majority of their IT environments to the cloud.
SPONSORED: Data centres are driving digital transformation and cloud adoption
Vendor-neutral data centres are making it possible for organisations of all sizes to achieve the benefits of digital transformation by providing access to the cloud reliably and affordably.
SPONSORED: Cloud leads dynamic digital evolution
The cloud today is virtually universal, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t still a lot more to come from this core technology that remains the foundation of a digital world.
SPONSORED: Storage lies at the heart of effective XaaS delivery
Today’s digital businesses run on data, and persistent storage of that data is at the heart of most service offerings. Storage platforms need to deliver the availability, scalability, reliability, efficiency, and simplicity that service providers require, with consumption models that meet the financial needs of today’s service providers.
SPONSORED: Striving for platform excellence
Far from being a saturated market, there is still room for growth and market share as the South African ICT industry continues to blossom in response to the demand for smarter, quicker, secure and cost-effective ways of working and improving competitive positioning. Vaughn Naidoo, General Manager: MTN Technical Centre of Excellence
SPONSORED: Pinnacle ICT Signed as Exclusive SA Distributor for HOLOWITS CCTV Cameras
Globally, there is a growing demand for intelligent CCTV devices that are packed with AI technology. South Africa offers a great potential market, and Pinnacle ICT are proud to announce that they are now the exclusive distributor of HOLOWITS cameras in this country.
SPONSORED: Transforming the management of datacentres through DCIM
Digital transformation has become an essential part of the business agenda of many enterprises. Datacentres, which play a major role in the process, are witnessing vast upgrades, testament to their increasing importance.
SPONSORED: Fraud: A tax South African citizens can’t afford
As South Africans, we know all too well how crippling fraud and corruption in the public sector can be. While this is not a problem unique to South Africa, local government departments, agencies and state-owned entities (SOEs) are losing billions to fraudsters every year – and, in our fragile economy, every rand counts and should be accounted for.
SPONSORED: Adapt and experiment
It cannot be said that MTN CIOs are boring! Indeed, their versatility and multi-disciplinary approach to work and life seems to strengthen their attitude towards innovation and successful ICT strategies.