IT in Africa’s Construction Industry

 
 
An integral component of today’s construction industry is Information Technology (IT).  Utilising the data it generates, IT contributes significantly to meeting industry needs and adapts to and supports construction trends.  It is in fact one of the core utilities or services that support an infrastructure.  This results in tremendous risk to the business should there be any IT downtime.  To mitigate downtime, it is necessary to build resilience into IT components and design.