Identifying the best social networks for your brand

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In an era characterised by intense competition, it is important for brands to know how to engage their intended audiences

By FRANCOIS VAN DYK

Initially developed and used by small IT literate groupings in universities, the proliferation of technology and subsequent rise of mobile phone technology saw these first social networks growing exponentially, becoming part of everyday life within the space of a decade. Facebook, Google and others now know more about their users than the users themselves.

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The cloud is the limit

The cloud is the limit

Cloud computing has become a business critical issue that no IT leader can reject it

By JOHN OREDO

In a Microsoft memorandum of October 30, 2005 titled Internet Software Services,Bill Gates reminded Microsoft’s top managers and engineers that utility computing threatened to destroy its traditional business. Bill Gates warned that software was no longer something people need to install in their computers, but a utility supplied over the internet. Coincidentally, in the same year, Google was building a large data processing plant in Dalles, Northern Oregon. These two events ushered cloud computing into the public and business domains. Since then, cloud computing has become a business critical issue that no IT leader today can reject it.

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Leaving your job? Take important data with you

Leaving your job? Take important data with you

 “As you give your best in the current job or role, always bear in mind that one day you will move to something new. Important resources you need to keep in your “go bag” include contacts, data and even apps that you have accumulated over time.”

By JOHN OREDO

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