Global cloud market grows 33% in Q3 2020 to $36.5 billion
A new surge of COVID-19 cases in the United States and Europe will continue this trend as social distancing measures are put back in place, meaning cloud will remain vital for sustaining business operations, remote working and learning, as well as customer engagement.
Legacy systems left in the dust as enterprises turn to the three Cs of modern work
Dropbox goes 'Virtual First' as remote working becomes the new norm
AWS and Vector continue development of New Energy Platform
Infor & Transdev Australia bolster cloud-based asset management
IDC’s 10 IT trends for 2021 and beyond
Fusion5 expands professional services portfolio with acquisition of Mindfull
Microsoft, Verizon join forces to accelerate delivery of 5G applications
“By bringing together Verizon’s 5G network and on-site 5G Edge platform with Microsoft’s expertise in cloud services, we will enable the development of the next generation technologies everyone has been envisioning.”
NFV: The ticket to stronger, simpler corporate networks
It's a big industry - but what exactly is NFV?
ANZ marketers have data and analytics challenges to overcome
Marketers across the region are facing a rapidly evolving growth mandate.
Forrester names Pega ‘Leader’ in interaction management
Received top scores in 2/3 high-level categories – current offering and strategy – as well as the highest score possible in 25 of 30 criteria.
Huawei launches latest productivity tool to NZ enterprise market
"We believe that IdeaHub will help define the next generation of smart office equipment that will enhance our ability to work together from any location and drive our productivity.”
Lessons from digital transformation leaders in APAC and the critical role of observability
"Without observability, it would be challenging to accelerate time-to-market or rapidly scale without compromising uptime and the performance of complex environments."
IDC announces digital transformation award winners for A/NZ
The awards recognise the achievements of organisations that have successfully digitised one or multiple areas of their business through the application of digital and disruptive technologies.
Hyland bolsters RPA and intelligent data capabilities
At this year's CommunityLIVE conference, Hyland announced the addition robotic process automation (RPA) and new intelligent data tools to its suite.
IDC survey: Nearly 1/3 of data-ransomed businesses pay up
A Rubrik-commissioned A/NZ survey by IDC finds that despite only 6% saying they would pay ransomware attackers, the reality is quite different.
Cisco launches new WAN edge platform
Cisco launches new WAN edge platform The Catalyst 8000 Edge platform provides flexible options for secure connectivity and visibility to applications across cloud, data centre and edge.
Microsoft, Adobe and C3.ai "re-invent" CRM with artificial intelligence
The dynamics of the market and the mandates of digital transformation have dramatically changed CRM market requirements.
Huawei's open source innovation inspired by 'Of All, By All, For All’
Huawei has acknowledged the importance of open source and the role it plays in accelerating innovation within the software industry.
Microsoft’s Azure Space – Cloud above the clouds
The company has hired a team to build cloud capabilities that meet the unique needs of space.
Cohesity and AWS collab on data management-aaS
Amazon has made an equity investment in Cohesity and together the companies are releasing a new DMaaS offering on AWS.
CX spotlight: Tips and tricks for CFOs
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By 2025, half of all work tasks will be handled by machines
A robot revolution would create 97 million jobs worldwide but destroy almost as many.
Why network monitoring and visibility are key to 5G success
Service providers must be prepared to offer unparalleled 5G experiences without compromising on speed, performance or security - all without breaking the bank.
Why embedded analytics is critical for APAC businesses
sing Embedded analytics is a great way to make sure that everyone in your organisation is following the same process and making smarter data-driven decisions.
Boomi: two new solutions and partnership with Aible
AtomSphere Go and Project LightSpeed accelerate delivery of integrated experiences and the partnership provides no-code AI-driven insights.
Gartner: Three trends that will impact the future of the supply chain
“CSCOs are tasked to design a supply chain organisation that fits into this new era."
Boomi and Snowflake join forces to bring enterprises greater data insights
The pair have combined the cloud native Boomi AtomSphere platform and Snowflake’s cloud data platform to enable customers to leverage all their enterprise data and accelerate business outcomes.
NZX, Metservice attacks show Kiwi companies must rethink cyber security
The attacks are a wake-up call for New Zealand businesses to step up their threat protection and contingency planning systems.
Cloudera, Stats NZ on the radical change creating a 'data storm'
“For companies to be able to survive and thrive in this new world order, they need to be able to do more with their data, and make better sense of it."
Acronis launches data centre in Auckland
It is the first of 111 planned new data centres globally, allowing for the benefits of data localisation, including regional data sovereignty.
Kiwi employees optimistic about career opportunities throughout COVID-19
"Kiwi companies will reap the benefits of this now and into the future."
Oracle named ‘Leader’ in IDC cloud data analytics MarketScape
The company was recognised for the ability to accelerate customers’ movement to a cloud data analytic platform and bring data together into a trusted source.
IDC: Digital infrastructure will be the catalyst for success post-pandemic
If organisations properly apply the key digital infrastructure tenets - technology adoption and IT governance - then revenue growth and business expansion will soon follow, according to the research.
Entrust launches cloud-based ID issuance solution
The Sigma instant ID solution uses encryption, trusted HSM technology and secure boot to issue highly secure physical and mobile identities.
Konica Minolta establishes direct presence in New Zealand
"There is a huge opportunity in New Zealand made possible by a long history of success of the Konica Minolta brand in the region."
Gartner reveals the top strategic tech trends for 2021
“CIOs are striving to adapt to changing conditions to compose the future business - this requires the organisational plasticity to form and reform dynamically. Gartner’s top strategic technology trends for 2021 enable that plasticity.”
IBM Planning Analytics event: A demonstration of the solution's new capabilities
The free event, happening in both Wellington and Auckland next week, enables users to mix and mingle with each other, talk to the experts, and learn how they can achieve more with their IBM Business Analytics investment.
Zoom to begin rolling out end-to-end encryption
Available starting from next week, it represents the first phase out of four of the company’s greater E2EE offering, which was announced in May following backlash that the company was lax on its security and privacy.
AMD releases Azure Data Explorer PaaS solution
The solution, created in tandem with Microsoft, can improve analytics workload performance by 30-50%, AMD claims.
Increased demand from enterprises to close digital gaps at the edge
Digital service providers are forecast to increase private connectivity by five times the current rates between 2019 and 2023.
Analysts note SolarWinds’ share of IT ops management market
Ranked 1st by IDC for network management software market share – 2nd, 3rd and 4th by Gartner across ITOM performance analysis categories by revenue.
IBM expands SAP capabilities for cloud
With new services, partnerships and certifications IBM aims to capitalise on the mass-movement to cloud.
Gartner: The 10 rules CIOs must follow for rapid IT cost reduction
CIOs need to approach cost cutting in the least damaging way to the medium-and long-term health of the business."
InterSystems releases solution for self-service BI
With a new partnership, it integrates AtScale’s Adaptive Analytics technology with InterSystems’ data management capabilities.
Kiwis dont care enough about cybersecurity
New Zealanders are not adjusting their behaviours around cybersecurity fast enough.
IDC: Google a ‘Leader’ in cloud data analytics
IDC MarketScape notes that Google Cloud is built for cloud native agile and outcome-based digital innovation and product development.
Dell Technologies: Digital transformation accelerating due to COVID
Organisations are shifting their digital transformation programmes into high gear and are on the path to accomplish in a few months what would normally have taken them years.
Lenovo’s new Chromebook Enterprise ThinkPad
The new ThinkPad C13 Yoga Chromebook Enterprise aims for maximum flexibility for the hybrid working environment.