ICT Trends 2021

Subscribe to industry newsletters

New Biz Press Offices

SMMEstart has opened a Biz Press Offices on Bizcommunity.com!

SMMEstart is a chat-based business recovery service on WhatsApp providing micro, small and medium-sized businesses and entrepreneurs in South Africa with free, actionable information, guidance and resources to restart and grow in the Covid-19 recovery period - and beyond.

Company News
Virtual reality and tourism in 2021

"Virtual reality, or VR, is something that we have heard a lot about over the last few months - especially in response to Covid-19. It is becoming a big part of travel and tourism with many questions cropping up on what it looks like, how it works and, most importantly, how we can leverage it."

By Chelsey Hale 11 hours ago

Unified communications: Leveraging the business platform of the future

As businesses across sectors consider various new modes of work to drive business performance, there is an increasing urgency to streamline and optimise communication channels - for both internal and external functions...

Issued by Telviva 7 hours ago

Data analytics offers new business opportunities

Data and analytics are disrupting traditional business models and ecosystems, helping modern organisations remain competitive...

By Nick Durrant, Issued by Bluegrass Digital 5 hours ago

5 ways data can shape your corporate travel programme in 2021

In a 2021 - hopefully post-Covid - world, we can expect data to become 'the old answer to new questions in travel'...

11 hours ago

Why outdated data protection strategies put businesses at risk

The need to constantly back up critical data is not only now more crucial than ever but also requires that organisations understand the difference between remote and onsite backups...

By Chris de Bruyn 8 hours ago

5 steps to help SMEs succeed in digital transformation

Investing in digital tech may seem like a massive undertaking for businesses with limited budgets, but the benefits are significant, and getting started can be a lot easier and more cost-effective than expected...

By Matthew Campbell 3 days ago

AI can deepen social inequality. Here are 5 ways to help prevent this

From Google searches and dating sites to detecting credit card fraud, AI keeps finding new ways to creep into our lives...

By Tiberio Caetano and Bill Simpson-Young 3 days ago

VR technology addresses cybersickness in nursing students

Immersive virtual reality (VR) is becoming an increasingly valuable tool for nursing students to hone their skills, but cybersickness can be a hindrance to some of them...

3 days ago

Why your mobile strategy should be top of mind

Technology offers a range of opportunities to help businesses minimise disruptions and, ultimately, thrive. Here are a few technologies that are set to make an impact in 2021...

By Nick Durrant, Issued by Bluegrass Digital 3 days ago

#StartupStory: Filmspace connects property owners to filmmakers

Filmspace, a local tech startup company aims to make the industry more accessible by connecting professional filmmakers to property owners...

By Johannes Masiteng 21 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: 5G is coming. Here's what it could mean for SA

The rollout of 5G in South Africa's urban centres is likely to be one of the most significant technology events of 2021...

By Samantha Naidoo 21 Jan 2021

Pros and cons of cross-platform app development

Businesses across the globe are investing heavily in mobile apps to easily drive traffic to their websites. However, it remains a challenge for business owners to choose between developing a native app or a cross-platform app...

By Nick Durrant, Issued by Bluegrass Digital 21 Jan 2021

6 tech-related things to expect this year

Pedro Lopes, group managing director of Seidor Africa, says technology trends will increasingly evolve in line with our online and digital lives in 2021...

21 Jan 2021

Vodacom zero-rates its GBV awareness app

The zero-rate ensures that Vodacom users will not incur any data costs when downloading the app or accessing many of the referral links to GBV support services found in the app...

21 Jan 2021

The reopening of the hospitality industry requires an enhanced customer experience

Travel and hospitality businesses have had to rapidly transition to new ways of working, often remotely, providing an enhanced experience for both their clientele and employees...

By Raeford Liebenberg 20 Jan 2021

Choosing between agile and waterfall

The traditional waterfall software development methodology is fast losing its popularity as more companies adopting the agile model. Each model offers a different way to deliver a project, but deciding which is best suited depends on the scope of the project...

By Nick Durrant, Issued by Bluegrass Digital 20 Jan 2021

Top IT security threats in 2021

Looking to the year ahead, we expect the most common form of attack - phishing emails - to increase in both volume and sophistication...

By Anna Collard 20 Jan 2021

Kaspersky makes threat intelligence reports available for auto industry

Cybersecurity company Kaspersky recently announced that it has launched its tailored threat intelligence (TI) reporting tool for organisations working in the automotive industry...

20 Jan 2021

Bidvest Mobility achieves BEE level one rating

Bidvest Mobility, a division of Bidvest Paperplus (Pty) Ltd and member of the Bidvest Group, recently achieved a BEE rating as a level one contributor...

Issued by Bidvest Mobility 20 Jan 2021

Latest jobs

Intermediate iOS Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Cognos Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Senior Web Developer
PretoriaE-Merge IT Recruitment
Intermediate Mobile iOS Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Senior iOS Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Solutions Architect
PretoriaE-Merge IT Recruitment
Senior Web Developer
PretoriaE-Merge IT Recruitment
Intermediate Android Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
iOS Swift Developer
PretoriaE-Merge IT Recruitment
Senior iOS Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Data Engineer - AWS
Cape TownE-Merge IT Recruitment
Mobile Development Manager - iOS/Android
Cape TownE-Merge IT Recruitment
Senior Android Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Android/iOS Mobile Application Engineer
Cape TownE-Merge IT Recruitment
Cognos Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Intermediate iOS Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Solutions Architect
PretoriaE-Merge IT Recruitment
iOS Swift Developer
PretoriaE-Merge IT Recruitment
Intermediate Android Developer
JohannesburgE-Merge IT Recruitment
Mobile Development Manager - iOS/Android
Cape TownE-Merge IT Recruitment
More jobs >

More News



Let's do Biz