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  • The history of cloud computing
    12 May 2015     The cloud

    The history of cloud computing

    Just a few years back, cloud computing was a buzz phrase that only computer scientists, engineers and a few tech journalists used. Today, it is becoming a household term. From smartphone apps that use cloud computing technology to let you access data that wouldn’t fit on your handheld device, to global corporations that use the […]

  • 7 May 2015     Infor, Press

    Infor announces major enhancements to supply chain management

    Enhancements to Infor Advanced Scheduling optimise schedule collaboration and drive intelligent scheduling. Infor, the industry cloud company, today announced general availability of Infor Advanced Scheduling (AS) version 11. This latest release of Infor AS provides a major leap forward in product functionality. Infor AS version 11 includes key enhancements to help planners collaborate efficiently and […]

  • 30 January 2015     Perform better in life, Video

    Reaching the top

    Staying ahead of the pack is never easy – whether you’re in the competitive world of business or long-distance racing. Yet it has only taken four short years for ultramarathon ace Ryan Sandes to rise to the very top of his game, earning the prestigious honour of winning all four of the 4Deserts events. The […]

  • Business intelligence just got 10x smarter

    In conjunction with our international technology partner, Infor, we’ve just released an even smarter BI. The new 10x version of Infor Business Intelligence modernizes data processing and enriches decision-making like never before. Infor BI 10x delivers advanced analytics and planning capabilities, self-service dashboards, and social collaboration for a more beautiful, modern, mobile, and social experience. […]

  • Looking ahead: the future of BI

    What does the future of Business Intelligence look like? According to Sydney-based BI specialist, Sandeep Rao, here are 3 trends to look out for… Simplification – Every product needs to end up in the hands of its final user. BI’s real users are the decision makers in a company, statuesquely called the “Executives”. BI has successfully […]

  • 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:

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