IT, New Media & Software

Are there ‘quick wins’ to be had in implementing a Connected Enterprise? Rockwell Automation Sub-Saharan Africa Managing Director Barry Elliott unpacks the value of incremental, self-sustaining informational upgrades in this discussion on IIoT implementation. The many studies surrounding the Industrial Internet of Things all agree on one central theme: the potential profitability gains of…
Thursday, 12 October 2017 08:37

Rockwell Automation Demonstrates Commitment to Houston

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Weeks after the devastation from Hurricane Harvey and Irma, leaders at Rockwell Automation are confidently moving forward with plans to host the annual Automation Fair event in Houston. “Our hearts go out to the greater Houston community and all who have been affected by the recent hurricanes,” said Blake Moret, president and CEO, Rockwell…
Rockwell Automation has introduced a networked safe torque-off option module, allowing safety and non-safety functions to share the same EtherNet/IP network. Designed for the Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 755 and PowerFlex 755T AC drives, this safety option helps protect personnel and equipment by removing rotational power from the motor without removing power from the drive. This…
Many manufacturers struggle with unreliable human machine interface (HMI) applications that use obsolete operating systems. With the new family of Allen-Bradley VersaView 5000 industrial computers, thin clients and monitors from Rockwell Automation, manufacturers can modernise their standalone or distributed HMI applications to support smart manufacturing. “The VersaView 5000 portfolio is our latest open architecture…
Thursday, 28 September 2017 09:39

Save your reputation

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Like any other potentially damaging business risk, reputational risk must be accounted for and mitigated against. In a corporate sense, reputational risk is defined as the potential for losses in terms of lost revenue; increased operating, capital or regulatory costs; or the destruction of shareholder value, that are the result…
Syntech HQ, Cape Town, September 27, 2017– The count-down has begun for  rAge 2017 and over the weekend of the 6th October thousands of excited and die-hard fans will descend on rAge, either to participate in the 3-day Lan or simply on the hunt for new technology geek culture exhibitions…
Santa Cruz, Calif. – SEPTEMBER 2017 – Plantronics (NYSE: PLT), a pioneer in audio and wearable technology, recently announced the expansion of the company’s sport portfolio with the BackBeat FIT Family, a range of wireless sport headphones to fit any user’s active lifestyle. New products include the BackBeat FIT 300…
The pursuit of pristine picture perfect clarity is the cornerstone of television technology, and brands that manufacture these products aspire to produce the best quality possible. This race for excellence is competitive and exciting as brands battle it out to reach new technical heights. In a highly saturated and competitive…
SA Youth attracts over half a billion people to his YouTube channel, driving tourism and giving our national parks an Edge.  With You Tube already a partner on his channel and Facebook profiling him as a case study, the world is  Nadav Ossendryver's oyster. The 22 year is fast making…
Friday, 15 September 2017 08:46

Extend patching beyond windows

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Robinson Distribution, extends their single console patching solution profile beyond Windows with the inclusion of patching for Linux, Unix and Mac OSes. You need patch management software in your toolbox that can handle today’s heterogenous environments and extend your endpoint management solution. Extending patching beyond Windows is a must. And…
Thursday, 14 September 2017 12:43

Nokia 8: Three firsts in one precision designed flagship

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HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced the Nokia 8, a high performance, beautifully crafted smartphone, designed with content creators in mind. The Nokia 8 brings three world-firsts to Android smartphones, including a debut collaboration with ZEISS optics. With performance and pure Android at its heart, as well…
As part of Facebook’s ongoing efforts in understanding and positively contributing to the African internet eco-system, the team will be working with a number of organizations including local governments, policy makers and civil society to co-host selected events in both Zimbabwe and South Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, September 13, 2017/APO/…

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