Does your rack tick all the boxes to ensure optimal data storage? Jaco Voigt and guest Adrian Buddingh discuss the key elements that make up a smart rack and the benefits of these 'smart components' to your business. What is the relevance of a smart rack in your IT infrastructure? What should be a concern for a business? Power, redundancy, rack cooling and security are all crucial elements in keeping your business data facility safe and going. From rack security measures like biometrics, to fire hazards and notifications, Jaco demystifies the technology of data smart racks in a server room or data centre facility. Brought to you by Catalytic.

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David Weiss - a businessman, podcaster and Flat Earth believer - joins Gareth to have a candid conversation about his conspiracy theories, how belief is the enemy of knowing, and the most important secret of the elite. This conversation will certainly leave you thinking and maybe even convince you to see things differently.

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This week, Jaco from Catalytic continues to simplify and unbundle the digital workplace. A Cisco networking specialist joins the discussion to demystify the core IT infrastructure of a business, as well as Cloud networking specifications. How familiar are you with routers, switches, firewalls, overlays... and how are you protecting your business? This discussion again highlights the fact that small businesses are the gateway to bigger enterprise crimes – are you protected? Brought to you by Catalytic.

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20.04.21 Pt 2 - The guys have a brief conversation about the UCT fire and the impact of it. Gareth talks to Pepe Marais - founding partner of Joe Public United and author - about his new book and finding your purpose.

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Technology implementation is a journey and not a brand buy, or a cheap and easy flip of a switch. Are you considering redundancy (failover), back-up and security? This week Jaco chats about businesses needing to take responsibility for their technology implementations by aligning strategies, looking at the business landscape, and long term holistic solutions. Brought to you by Catalytic.

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After a year of lockdown, where does SA business go from here? Gareth Cliff is joined by Monwabisi Thethe, Liz Letsoalo and Neal Froneman. Plus, a look at the #R10GoesALongWay campaign with Lasizwe Dambuza.

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In this episode, we chat to Professor Adrienne Harris about tackling financial inclusion through the rapid growth in Earned Wage Access. Technology solutions are allowing people to get paid as they earn, with increasing success stories worldwide. It's no wonder the focus has now shifted to its potential in Africa. Brought to you by SmartWage.

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Rozelle Bosch, a PhD from Cambridge and the Head of Education for SmartWage, joins host Simon Ellis to chat about what it means to make an impact, and why financial inclusion and financial education are more important than ever.

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This week Jaco and his guest get practical about the key benefits of back-ups. What is your business doing to ensure active saving of valuable data? What is your plan should there be a network breach or a physical disaster? Jaco unpacks different ways to ensure that back-ups are done and discusses the harsh realities of the outcome of a global survey done in 2020 that confirms statistics like, “Only 20% of IT professionals follow best practices” and “While nearly 90% of companies are backing up data, only 41% do it daily”. World Back-Up Day is on 31 March – let this podcast shed some light on what you need to do to ensure business security and preparation! Brought to you by Catalytic.

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Simon Ellis talks to Caroline van der Merwe, Head of Product for SmartWage, about why she decided to solve one of Africa’s most pressing problems, what it means to start a company during a pandemic, and why understanding the consumer you serve is the most important part of solving the root of the problem.

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