Windows 10 – Going back to go forward

Microsoft Windows 10 was announced on 1 October 2014, and I had a quick look at the x64 Technical Preview that was made available for download.   The ISO images of the pre-release can be downloaded from here The installation was …


Logical and physical biometric access

Biometric logical access strengthens secure systems at the Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries. A recent Ernst & Young report confirmed that the greatest security threat to organisations comes from current or ex employees. With a wave of retrenchments flowing …


Department of Agriculture tills local technology

The Department of Agriculture has implemented a converged biometric physical and logical access system. The Budgets and Reporting Directorate at The Department of Agriculture’s Head Office in Pretoria is responsible for managing the organisation’s financial system control functions, including the …