Media Coverage

  • 12/22/2017 - Top IT Disasters In 2017 A reminder of how dependent we are on data systems

    By: Innovation Enterprise

    This year has seen an inordinate number of IT meltdowns. Computer glitches have grounded planes, tampered with the stock market, ruined travel plans, and resulted in stolen credit cards. They have also led to life-threatening situations by disrupting healthcare and emergency services.
    Here’s a recap of 2017’s biggest IT disasters to remind us how much we rely on and are dependent on data systems.

  • 12/14/2017 - GDPR: What it means for data management

    By: BizCommunity

    On 25 May 2018, South African companies with an EU customer base must comply with new rules and legislation concerning the collection, storage, and processing of personal information also known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

  • 12/07/2017 - Will the Internet of Things Deliver?

    By: IOT Journal

    Investing in extensive planning for building the right IoT infrastructure is well worth the effort.

  • 12/01/2017 - How online stores can take steps to stop the Grinch from stealing Christmas

    By: IT News Africa

    The Christmas rush has started. The postal service warned South African residents that if they want their Christmas parcels sent abroad to arrive on time, they must have been sent by October – so they may already be too late.

    Can purchasing gifts online for local delivery also experience delays? Sadly, yes. Even if gift orders are placed online today, the parcels may still not arrive on time for Christmas.

  • 11/30/2017 - Why system integration is essential for manufacturers

    By: EE Publishers

    New investments in the free flow of data between systems in South Africa will enable manufacturers to achieve new levels of efficiency and gain a competitive advantage. System integration budgets in South Africa are predicted to grow to R10,5-billion in 2021, up from R9,4-billion in 2016.

  • 11/29/2017 - Retailers snowed in by Holiday Data

    By: MyCustomer

    By Stephan Romeder, Vice President of Global Business Development , Magic Software

    No one feels the Christmas rush more than retailers, and this includes sellers online. UK Retailers can expect another bumper year in 2017 with an estimated £79 billion in holiday retail sales, a 4 percent increase from 2016.

    Not only does the last quarter of the year see increases in the number of orders, but the average order sizes also tend to be much bigger. In fact, some retailers make up to 40% of their yearly revenue in the last quarter alone. 

  • 11/16/2017 - How Systems Integration Will Make You GDPR Compliant

    By: BCW

    On 25th May 2018, new rules and legislation concerning the collection, storage and processing of personal information relating to individuals in the European Union (EU), also known as General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), will come into effect.

  • 11/13/2017 - Magic Software Announces Magic xpc, its New iPaaS Solution, Empowering Cloud Integrations

    By: D CIO DIVE

    Magic’s new Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) enables leveraging the cloud for fast code-free integration, expanding the company’s suite of integration platforms

  • 11/13/2017 - SD Times news digest: Google studies hackers’ behavior, Magic xpc is released, and Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s offer

    By: SD Times

    Google has released results of a study that was done to understand the causes of account takeover. The study was done in collaboration with the University of California, Berkeley from March 2016 to March 2017. Google used the results of the study to improve its own security practices.

  • 11/13/2017 - Magic Software Announces Magic xpc, Its New iPaaS Solution, Empowering Cloud Integrations

    By: BCW

    Magic Software Enterprises Ltd., (NASDAQ and TASE: MGIC), a global provider of end-to-end integration and application development solutions and IT consulting services, today announced the expansion of its integration offering with its launch of Magic xpc, a hybrid integration platform as a service (iPaaS), enabling customers to accelerate digital transformation on the cloud, on-premises or on both.