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Predictive analytics and machine learning to boost uptime and efficiency in the data centre


17 Jul 2018


Use of advanced predictive analytics and machine learning solutions in the data centre will enable organisations to vastly simplify operations, improve the support experience and bolster uptime across their enterprise infrastructures. The technology should be an important consideration for end-users as they shop for their data centre platforms. That’s according to Sascha Schmidt-Ries, HPE storage product manager at Tarsus Distribution, who says that predictive analytics and machine learning enable enterprises to automate system administration, maintenance, and problem resolution tasks. The solutions use historical and real-time data to predict issues and resolve problems, in turn reducing downtime and maximising performance.

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Managed print opportunities for SA resellers


11 Jun 2018


The South African printing and document management market remains resilient, with few signs that digital technology will displace paper from business processes any time soon. However, the market is evolving and resellers need to shift towards a more solutions-based sale to reap the maximum revenues.

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Tarsus Distribution brings two-hour delivery to Gauteng with Tarsus Xpress


11 Jun 2018


Tarsus Distribution is responding to the needs of the on-demand economy with the launch of Tarsus Express Delivery. The two-hour logistics service enables ICT resellers to deliver urgent small orders to their customers on the same day. Fulfilled through Sendr, Tarsus Xpress Delivery is available within a 30-kilometre radius of the Tarsus Distribution hub in Woodmead, Johannesburg

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The challenge is bringing exponential tech to the human level


19 Mar 2018


South African resellers need to recast themselves as strategic advisors who can help businesses make sense of the exponential growth of the latest set of digital technologies, including the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI) and the blockchain. Those that position themselves as partners to the people making strategic business decisions in end-user organisations will be the ones who thrive in 2018.

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Taking the pain out of migrating from Exchange to Office 365 with BitTitan


04 Dec 2017


Tarsus On Demand is offering resellers a way to smooth their customers’ migration from Microsoft Exchange to Microsoft Office 365 through its distribution agreement with BitTitan, one of the world’s leading global cloud services delivery and managed services automation specialists. The solution helps companies to lower the risks of moving their mail infrastructure to the cloud and accelerate migration.

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Blockbuster acquisitions consolidate HPE’s strength in converged infrastructure and flash storage ​


28 Nov 2017


Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s (HPE) acquisitions earlier in 2017 of SimpliVity for USD$650 million and Nimble Storage for USD$1.2 billion mean that its resellers in South Africa will be able to go to market with an even more compelling portfolio of flash storage and converged infrastructure solutions for mid-market customers.

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CIOs must help their organisations unlock imagination and agility


13 Nov 2017


We’re often told by business consultants and by CEOs themselves that the biggest challenges on business leaders’ plates are external factors such as tightening of regulation, shortages of key skills, the breakneck speed of technology’s evolution and growing competition. But perhaps members of the C-suite need to look inside their own organisations to understand what it is that truly holds them back.

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Backups are the missing element in many organisations’ BYOD strategies


09 Nov 2017


Over the past few years, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) has entrenched itself in many large companies’ IT policies and become a part of their organisational culture. CIOs acknowledge that BYOD has enabled the workforce to become more mobile, productive and efficient, yet they also have nagging concerns about information security.

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