Stories by Nano Mothibi

Oracle users in South Africa say availability lags

This year's South Africa Oracle User Group (SAOUG) conference held at Sun City last week, aimed to meet the needs of the CIO, whose responsibilities, the user group says, are currently being redefined to transcend from functional to strategic roles.

ICT Charter -- so many issues, so little time

As the ICT Charter Indaba took place at Vodaworld, Midrand, on Friday, a feeling of uncertainty and tension dominated the conference room, as several areas of disagreement surfaced, following the release of the third draft last Monday.

Third time lucky?

The re-appointment of South Africa Minister of Communications, Ivy Matsepe-Casaburri, and the announcement of the new South Africa Department of Science and Technology, under Minister Mosibudi Mangena, will have a great impact on the ICT industry. We look at the two ministers, their biggest challenges, and what implications their appointments will have on the ICT industry.

IP protection law divides ICT industry

As the world celebrated World Intellectual Property (IP) Day, the South Africa (SA) ICT industry was split into two camps with regards to the future of local software law and regulations.