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Industry Insight - Compliance and Complexity: Data Privacy in the Contact Centre

By Staff Writer 14 September 2021

Contact centres need to build POPIA into their core foundation in order to remain secure, compliant and ensure longevity. Francois du Plessis, CEO of Callbi Speech Analytics explains. FULL STORY >

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POPI Act: A data analyst’s point of view

By Staff Writer 14 September 2021

Of great concern to businesses is the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act, which came into effect recently, PBT Group's Jessie Rudd offered a lesser heard perspective on this critical piece of legislation and what it means. FULL STORY >

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Industry Insight: A reactive approach could leave your data wide open to vulnerabilities

By Industry Contributor 2 August 2021

A reactive approach to the Protection of Personal Information Act of ‘doing something has to be better than nothing’ could leave businesses in a worse predicament than when they started, argues Galix MD... FULL STORY >

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POPIA forces businesses to rethink data strategies for the better

By Industry Contributor 8 July 2021

By Chris Norton, Veeam Software’s Country Manager of Africa FULL STORY >

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Understanding what data a business has is key to leveraging the ‘new oil’

By Staff Writer 2 July 2021

Microsoft SA and TPN Credit Bureau recently shared their perspective on the importance of data, good management and protection. FULL STORY >

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Is your Chatbot POPIA compliant?

By Industry Contributor 2 June 2021

By Maison Samuels from Webber Wentzel FULL STORY >

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POPIA 101 - A practical guide to the most important aspects

By Industry Contributor 1 April 2021

All businesses with employees, customers and suppliers must comply with POPIA, which comes into effect on 1 July 2021. Here is a practical guide to the most important aspects FULL STORY >

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SA businesses given a leg up to meet local compliance requirements

By Staff Writer 28 September 2020

Businesses operating in South Africa can now map and understand their obligations, roles and responsibilities to comply with local regulations and legislation – most notably the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) ... FULL STORY >

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POPIA and electronic visitor identity management in SA

By Opinion 15 March 2018

Ideco CEO Marius Coetzee feels strongly about visitor identity management as a requirement in terms of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, and says that it is very important from a safety perspective where a detailed log of all visitors... FULL STORY >

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GDPR and PoPI - Do I really need to comply with both?

By Opinion 4 December 2017

By Simeon Tassev, Managing Director and QSA at Galix Networking FULL STORY >

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PoPI requires effective data management structures

By Opinion 1 November 2017

By Claude Schuck, regional manager for Africa at Veeam FULL STORY >

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Cyber security insurance – the missing link in business financial wellness

By Press Release 31 October 2017

In the age where knowledge and information is currency, where organisations will soon be subject to regulations such as the Protection of Private Information Act in South Africa, General Data Protection Regulation in... FULL STORY >

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Opinion - The POPI conundrum: Data protection vs data mining

By Opinion 5 September 2017

Obed Lesejane explains how advanced data analytic solutions that help customers are the same solutions that enable businesses to prepare for and comply with the POPI act. FULL STORY >

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Insight - What South African companies need to know about the GDPR and POPI

By Opinion 18 August 2017

In remaining compliant with new data protection legislation, companies can generate even greater value from their data. Cleo Becker, Regional Counsel Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East, Pakistan, Turkey and Israel for... FULL STORY >

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Cybersecurity insurance – the missing link in business financial wellness

By Press Release 25 May 2017

In the age where knowledge and information is currency, where organisations will soon be subject to regulations such as the Protection of Private Information Act in South Africa, General Data Protection Regulation in... FULL STORY >

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