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2000 things any mid-market business needs to know about global growth

by Brian Dunleavy, Commercial Director, Viadex

New frontiers The desire to grow, expand, explore and extend the boundaries of what we do is one of mankind’s fundamental driving forces. This is why Romans walked out on the glorious Italian climate and great ice cream to take over great swathes of far less climatically-blessed countries.…

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Money-making machines

Part two of three by Gerhard Malan, CFO, Viadex Legacy IT can fund growth, even if it can’t drive it It’s all too easy to do the wrong sums when trying to update your IT infrastructure in the right way. Many businesses have a tendency to cling to the ROI of ageing infrastructure to squeeze…

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Stretching the global IT budget

Part one of three by Gerhard Malan, CFO, Viadex Serving the needs of the customer, not those of the supplier The question for any growing business is how it can confidently finance its growth plans without undermining the stability of the existing business. It’s a question that becomes more pertinent when those growth plans involve…

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Why Infrastructure Matters

by Adrian Kingsford, CTO, Viadex Infrastructure’s dead, right? Wrong! Apps have to run on something! As new recruits are joining the marketplace, many of which aspiring to be the next best coder, app developer or data scientist, there may soon be a shortage of skilled infrastructure people, i.e. those with the knowledge of how hardware…

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Bright Futures in the making at Viadex

We are pleased to announce the first Apprenticeship Assessment day hosted by Viadex in collaboration with QA. At Viadex, we pride ourselves on working hard and playing hard and the day comprised of a series of individual and group activities where the idea was to get to know the candidates better in a relaxed environment. The…

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The African connection: The next big opportunity in online gambling

My take-outs from ICE Africa, 2018 by Job Mabiala, Client Engagement Specialist, Viadex Kick-off: Johannesburg, 24/25 October 2018 The renowned and long established ‘ICE Totally Gaming’ event has always been a premier meeting place and exchange of ideas forum for the gaming industry in London, Europe, and the USA. It’s an encouraging sign of the…

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The what, where, why, how and when of data migration

by Adrian Kingsford, CTO, Viadex   Forward momentum dictates caution. Data is a precious asset; what you do with it is also the subject of scrutiny by regulators. The essential principle is ‘handle with care’. A moving experience I’d almost stopped searching for my Swiss Army knife. I’ve never used it, but that’s not the…

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