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  • Can you measure BI?

    Mobilizing existing BI investments or building new content tailored for mobile users is becoming more pervasive and essential for day-to-day jobs. But after first implementation, continuing to be able to measure BI is essential for ongoing success. Ironically, most progressive companies measure everything in the organization, yet don’t have a good way to measure themselves […]

  • Use your BQ to outsmart competitors

    Use your BQ to outsmart competitors

    Over the past decade, much has been made of not only our IQ, but our EQ too. Studies have shown that our Emotional Intelligence Quotient may actually be more fundamental to success in life than our IQ. Why? Some psychologists believe that standard measures of intelligence are simply too narrow and do not encompass the […]

  • 15 January 2015     Africa Partner Network, Event, Press

    Softworx recently sponsored the East Africa CIO 100 Annual Symposium

    Softworx, in partnership with Infor, recently sponsored the East Africa CIO 100 Annual Symposium and awards held over two days at Enashipai Resort & Spa, Naivasha, Kenya. CIOs and other company representatives, from the entire East Africa region attended the event. Over 175 delegates registered. The Ruby Sponsorship package allowed Softworx to showcase it’s Infor Master Partner […]

  • 27 November 2014     The cloud

    Catch the cloud and pin it down

    There’s no doubt about it – cloud computing is here to stay and will only get better as the years advance. But in your desire to maximize your business’ efficiency and budget, heed the pitfalls too. If taken into account, you can successfully navigate your way forward to a future full of clouds with only […]

  • 27 November 2014     BYOD, Mobile trends

    How to maximize mobility

    Although there are certainly security and other factors to consider, there’s no doubt about it: the mobile age is upon us. Embracing it, and maximizing its many advantages is possible. Here’s how:

  • 27 November 2014     BYOD, Mobile trends

    Inspecting invisible fences

    If your business is made up of people who work from mobile devices – such as phones, tablets and laptops – your business has gone mobile. But have you considered the unique security challenges this presents to your company? While security measures vary widely, depending on the type of app or device being deployed, it’s up […]

  • 20 November 2014     Enterprise Asset Management, Mining

    Mining today: the latest challenges and opportunities

    Several unique challenges face the modern mining industry today. Many of these challenges have emerged fairly recently and have the potential to impact on the ability of mining companies to sustain current operations while also providing returns to investors. Today’s challenges Globally, productivity is falling. Falls in productivity have been recorded in Australia, the US […]

  • 30 October 2014     Africa Partner Network, Press

    Softworx launches African growth initiative

    Beautiful business software is on the way to sub-Saharan Africa. EOH Company and Infor Master Partner, Softworx has launched the Africa Partner Network (Softworx APN) to channel Infor software sales and consulting services throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Softworx managing director, Jane Thomson, says the partner network will provide businesses with access to best-in-class software: “The network […]

  • 1 June 2014     Infor

    Infor CloudSuite available for hospitality industry

    Infor, a leading provider of business application software, has announced Infor CloudSuite Hospitality, offering industry customers access to applications within the cloud environment. Infor Hospitality builds on Infor’s offerings available on Amazon Web Services (AWS), combining beautiful software with rich hospitality industry functionality. Through a flexible, subscription-based delivery model, customers can lower upfront IT expenditure considerably, and […]

  • 6 March 2014     Infor, The cloud

    ERP cloud and mobility uptake slow locally

    According to Gartner, public cloud services globally are expected to reach $131 billion in revenue in 2013, up from $111 billion in 2012. Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings are expected to account for 14,7% of the estimated $131 billion cloud service revenues in 2013. This translates to approximately $20 billion in cloud application sales in 2013, and […]

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