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MediaCity Mauritius: Developing the first integrated, international hub for the media and creative industries in Africa

How a media startup is opening a gateway to Africa by creating world-class infrastructure and technology for the creative industry.


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C-suite career advice: Patrick Harr, SlashNext

What are the three skills or abilities you look for? “It comes down to passion, planning, and persistence.”


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What wildebeest can teach us about cloud migration

Deaths aside, going to the Public Cloud is as easy and painless as a wildebeest migration across the Serengeti.


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CIO Spotlight: Colin Murphy, KnowBe4

What business or technology initiatives will be most significant in driving IT investments in your organisation in the coming year? “… increasing our effectiveness through process automation.”


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Low-code bids to elevate customer relationship management

Are there are any depths to which low-code software application development cannot reach… and should that actually be heights? Among the principle practices within information technology potentially about to grow its usage of low-code...


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News roundup: Google slapped with $268 million fine, BT launches new business unit, new global corporate tax rate announced, and more

A roundup of this week’s technology news, including BT’s new business unit, Google’s $268 million fine, a new global corporate tax rate, and more.


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Secret CSO: Sohail Iqbal, Veracode

What advice would you give to aspiring security leaders? "Think risk... If you’re able to understand risk, you’ll be able to come up with a solution to address, mitigate, or manage risks appropriately."


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17 high-paying tech skills that will go higher

Despite more volatility than normal, pandemic conditions have benefitted market values for some skills more than others.


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CTO Sessions: Thomas Rødseth, Puzzel

What type of CTO are you? “Having worked in strategic planning and marketing, I am very focused on the value of the technology we are creating, selling and using.”


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The ephemeral cloud demands timeless backup

The transitory world of cloud computing and its widespread implementation of impermanent ephemeral computing resources drives us to a point where we need Backup-as-a-Service to be an always-on resource toolset that facilitates the...


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C-Suite Career Advice: Rick Farnell, Protegrity

What tips would you give to someone aspiring to a C-level position? “Leadership requires practice – you don’t go from being an individual contributor to the C-suite overnight.”


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Staff burnout: a legitimate threat to CNI security

Scott Nicholson, Co-CEO at Bridewell Consulting takes a detailed look at the employee burnout crisis and the steps to tackle it.


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CIO Spotlight: John Mazotis, Bynder

Do you have a succession plan? “My motto to my teams is three words; make me obsolete. I’ve shared that with all my team members over the years.”


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Vietnam - in pole position to be tech outsourcing leader

With new trade deals in place and big investments in education, CIOs and CTOs may want to consider Vietnam for digital development.


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CIOs, it's time to listen to Greta

As with the banking crisis, austerity and the pandemic, CIOs can and must play a vital role in moving to sustainable business models.