SOFTWARE

Arbor Networks maintains leadership in IHS Infonetics Report on DDoS prevention appliances

Arbor Networks maintains leadership in IHS Infonetics Report on DDoS prevention appliances

Arbor Networks was identified once again as the top supplier of DDoS mitigation appliances overall, as well as in the Carrier, Enterprise and Mobile market segments, according to a new report from Infonetics Research.  Read More

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Frost & Sullivan presents Arbor Networks with 2015 global DDoS Mitigation Market Leadership Award Frost & Sullivan presents Arbor Networks with 2015 global DDoS Mitigation Market Leadership Award Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT, has announced that, for the second consecutive year ...
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B.Braun takes charge of production planning with Sage 300 ManufacturingB.Braun takes charge of production planning with Sage 300 Manufacturing B.Braun Medical Products South Africa, a leading manufacturer of medical products, has implemented Sage 300 ...
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IP: Keeping your secret recipe a secretIP: Keeping your secret recipe a secret From large pharmaceutical organisations to small family-run businesses, all now operate with business critical IP at ...
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Tuesday 10 Nov

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Wednesday 4 Nov

Two Oceans Marketing simplifies a complex stock environment with Sage X3 and Sage Inventory Advisor

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Wednesday 4 Nov

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Thursday 29 Oct

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Monday 26 Oct

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Monday 26 Oct

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SOUTH AFRICA
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Friday 23 Oct

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Thursday 22 Oct

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Monday 5 Oct

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Friday 2 Oct

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Monday 28 Sep

Agilitude opens East African office on the back of mobility and cloud growth

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Wednesday 23 Sep

Microsoft releases Office 2016

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