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Imee Dequito
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A content writer who sees art in everything, Imee has always been passionate about creative writing. For the past few years, she has been working in the field of education, e-commerce and social media. She finds comfort in music and reading novels.

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Zühlke appoints Angela Bishop as new UK CEO
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thoughtworks
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public sector
Zühlke appoints Angela Bishop, former UK MD for Industry Sector Practices, as new UK CEO with a focus on promoting diversity in the tech industry.
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DiDi Global adopts NICE's cloud-based WFM & EEM solutions
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DiDi Global teams up with NICE for AI-driven Workforce Management and Employee Engagement solutions to optimise operations and boost employee satisfaction.
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SnapLogic named a Visionary in 2024 Gartner Magic Quadrant for iPaaS
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cloud services
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ai
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snaplogic
SnapLogic, a generative integration pioneer, is named a Visionary in Gartner's 2024 Magic Quadrant for iPaaS, highlighting their premier product vision amongst visionary vendors.
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Chris Howard leaves Dentsu for COO role at Nest Commerce
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google
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ebay
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retail
Amid a period of substantial growth, Nest Commerce appoints former Dentsu Managing Director, Chris Howard, as their new Chief Operating Officer to propel ecommerce clientele into further expansion.
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SafeWatch App bridges gap in Australia's escalating mental health crisis
2 days ago
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smartphones
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blockchain
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technology gifts
With suicide rates surpassing road deaths in Australia, the SafeWatch Companion App provides accessible mental health support for Australians facing long wait times and rising therapy costs.
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Myriota appoints Robert Barnes as VP EMEA in global expansion move
2 days ago
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digitisation
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sales
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oracle
Australian satellite IoT firm, Myriota, appoints Robert Barnes as VP EMEA, marking a significant stride in global expansion after successful growth in APAC and the Americas.
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Vudoo assigns ex-Google exec Billy Kinchin as Chief Product Officer
3 days ago
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video
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video solutions
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samsung
Melbourne-based Vudoo appoints former Google senior executive, Billy Kinchin, as Chief Product Officer to lead global product strategy and development.
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Acronis launches robust cyber protection product to tackle digital threats
3 days ago
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data protection
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dr
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cloud services
Acronis introduces its latest solution, Acronis Cyber Protect 16, providing robust cyber threat protection and streamlined backup and recovery operations, tailored for distributed organisations.
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CSA unveils new guidance on DevSecOps collaboration & integration
3 days ago
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cloud security
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application security
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devsecops
The Cloud Security Alliance has released new guidance on utilising DevSecOps for a secure cloud computing system, underscoring collaboration as key to its success.
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BlueVoyant expands Supply Chain Defence with AI risk monitoring solution
3 days ago
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ml
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cybersecurity
London-based BlueVoyant expands its supply chain defence capabilities with a new AI-driven Business Risk Monitoring solution, broadening beyond just cyber risk management.
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IPI becomes first UK Avaya partner with cloud specialisation accreditation
3 days ago
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bi
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big data
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cloud services
IPI, a London-based tech firm, becomes the first UK partner to receive Avaya's cloud specialisation accreditation, places the tech firm in a unique position to assist businesses transitioning to Avaya's cloud-based platform.
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Coalition predicts 25% surge in cyber vulnerabilities for 2024
3 days ago
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ransomware
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cyber threats
Cyber-insurance provider, Coalition, forecasts a 25% increase in cyber vulnerabilities in 2024, in its just released Cyber Threat Index, warning businesses to prepare for an escalating digital risk landscape.
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Gigamon appoints Simon Oliver as ANZ Head of Channel
3 days ago
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breach prevention
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gigamon
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data breach
Gigamon appoints Simon Oliver as Head of Channel for Australia, bolstering its channel-first strategy across the ANZ region amid surging demand for improved hybrid cloud infrastructure security.
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Sir Peter Rigby named honorary chair of Aston's Digital Futures Institute
Last week
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edutech
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real estate
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digital inclusion
Renowned British business leader, Sir Peter Rigby, is appointed honorary chair of Aston University's new Digital Futures Institute, offering expertise and connections to foster digital inclusion and innovation.
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IoT Analytics predicts significant growth in global smart meter adoption
Last week
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digital transformation
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ai
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european union
Global smart meter adoption reveals uneven progress, with 1.06 billion units installed worldwide by 2023, led by North America's 77% market penetration, says IoT Analytics.
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Dell launches updated NativeEdge 2.0 for streamlined edge operations
Last week
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network infrastructure
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retail
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edge computing
Dell Technologies unveils NativeEdge 2.0, an automated software platform upgrade designed to deliver secure, optimised and scalable edge operations management across multiple locations.
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Trustwave reveals cybersecurity threats targeting education sector
Last week
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edutech
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privacy
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higher education
Cybersecurity firm Trustwave has revealed unique threats facing the education sector in their latest analysis, 2024 Education Threat Landscape, offering key strategies for building cybersecurity resilience.
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Absolute Software recognised as key Security Service Edge provider
Last week
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dlp
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saas
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ai
Cyber resilience leader, Absolute Software, has been recognised as a key provider of Security Service Edge (SSE) solutions in Forrester's Q4 2023 report, amid escalating demand for robust remote and hybrid workforce security.
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Earnix welcomes Daniel Shalom as new Chief Information Security Officer
Last week
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testing
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advanced persistent threat protection
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citadel
Earnix bolsters cybersecurity with appointment of Daniel Shalom as new Chief Information Security Officer, leveraging his two-decade experience to fortify the firm's security strategy.
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Thailand Data Centre Council appoints first Chairman
Last week
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smartphones
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cloud services
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public cloud
Thailand Data Centre Council appoints inaugural Chairman Thosaphol Pengsom, introducing a strategic plan to transform Thailand into a major data centre hub in Southeast Asia by 2024.
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Rockwell Automation promotes Mariya Prempeh as Country Manager for Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei
Last week
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digital transformation
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oil and gas
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productivity
Mariya Prempeh ascends to the role of Country Manager for Singapore, Malaysia, and Brunei at Rockwell Automation, enhancing market presence in the industrial automation sector.
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Internet pioneer Scott Hicks takes the helm at iseek
Last week
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crm
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expansion
Internet pioneer Scott Hicks is now CEO of digital infrastructure group iseek, following the firm's acquisition of his business, YourDC. Hicks plans to boost iseek's growth trajectory.
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Kelvin Wong takes reins as Singapore country manager at Hitachi Vantara
Last week
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storage
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software engineering
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resellers
Kelvin Wong, a veteran in sales leadership, has been named the new Country Manager for Hitachi Vantara in Singapore, tasked with driving the company's sales strategy and managing partnerships, alliances, and resellers in the region.
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Ashok Muthu named as EDOTCO Group's Cambodia head
Last week
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connectivity
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leadership
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digital economy
EDOTCO Group, a leading digital infrastructure provider, has named Ashok Muthu as its new Country Managing Director for Cambodia, reflecting the firm's commitment to advancing Cambodia's telecoms sector.