Cyril Ramaphosa vows to establish a digital revolution commission

13 Mar

It’s no real secret that South Africa is lagging behind when it comes to full digital industrialisation. This is easily seen when you compare the country with its international counterparts. Consider that SA has to grow at around 5% each year in order to create jobs and keep the economy growing. One then has to […]

Exciting times ahead for Cloud backup in South Africa

6 Mar

As more and more businesses migrate their data and processes to the cloud in South Africa, it’s become blatantly obvious that a new focus has been acquired on the benefits of cloud backup strategies and the type of security that it provides.

Ai’s time is now – all the more reason not to be afraid of it

27 Feb

Artificial intelligence can best be described as magic…that’s how little people really know about it. Yet they fear it. The truth is that AI is not magic. It can’t be seen or touched, but it can be experienced. That’s what makes it the most interesting technological breakthrough in recent years.

10 Cybersecurity Stats That Will Confound You

20 Feb

Cyber attacks seem to be increasing and growing in severity with each passing day. When you consider that these attacks can be used to sway elections and bring businesses and governments to their knees, the importance of prevention is easily realised.

Weirdly Wonderful Tech & Gadgets to Emerge From CES 2018

13 Feb

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which ran from the 9th to the 12th of January 2018, was a major success. The show is a global gathering place for all latest tech enthusiasts and industry leaders, and has been held annually for the past 50 years.

Capture the moment with a screenshot on any device!

6 Feb

It’s not all about online backups and security at Soteria Cloud. We would also like to teach you a few convenient hacks and tips for getting the most functionality out of your devices.

If you aren’t concerned with your online security, shouldn’t you be?

30 Jan

Don’t give much thought to your online security? Well, you should! When it comes to online hacks and data breaches, 2017 was a dismal year. Millions of people were affected worldwide and it’s these stats that should serve as a worthy reminder that computer and internet users should be a lot more vigilant.

The Uber hack that stole the data of 57 million people!

23 Jan

If you’re wondering if it’s really that important to update your security and back up data, perhaps news of the Uber hack (and subsequent concealment for over a year) can spur you on to do so.

Cyber threats to watch out for in 2018!

16 Jan

As time progresses, so do the techniques and abilities of hackers and opportunistic online criminals. With 2018 comes a whole host of new and improved (for the hackers that is!) cyber threats to watch out for. Be aware – you have been warned! Cyber security challenges to be expected Being informed and prepared is the […]

Bitcoin Mania: the Cryptocurrency Explained

9 Jan

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency, founded in 2009 by Satoshi Nakamoto. It is an entirely digital form of currency. Unlike physical currency, you cannot carry it around in your wallet. Believe it or not, Bitcoin has established itself to a point where you can now buy groceries and clothing with it, just as you would with […]