Tech news for NZ's largest enterprises
Ignite 2018 - Making AI real for your business with Azure Data
The driving force behind powerful AI applications is data – and getting the most out of AI requires a modern data estate.
Overview of Microsoft's artificial intelligence strategy
We look into the three key areas of Microsoft's artificial intelligence strategy
Cohesity enhances integration with Microsoft solutions
Including integrations with Microsoft Exchange Online and Azure Data box.
World Trade Organisation
Trans Pacific Partnership
Security Technology Alliance
The crucial guide to deploying a SIEM solution successfully
SIEM solutions have far-reaching benefits, but Gartner says there are a lot of factors to consider to avoid disaster - here's the company's guide.
Whitepaper: How to make sure your security architecture keeps up with surging network speeds
The annual cost of cybercrime is expected to exceed US$6t by 2021 with a large contributor being the sheer amount of data that requires processing.
The six golden keys to successful identity assurance
When someone tries to access your internal systems, how can you be sure a user is who they claim to be?
Whitepaper: How to explain why IT security needs more budget
Do you want to convince your higher-ups that IT and security need more budget?
A step-by-step guide to starting the security discussion with your executives
Your organisation has “jewels” in your servers and critical endpoints: Data.
Why Microsoft is in the security business for all the right reasons
Our perception of Microsoft and it's presence in the cyber-security sector needs updating
Hawaiki cable connecting the US and the Pacific gets turbo boost
Following a partnership with Ciena, the subsea cable's transmission speeds have increased 53 percent.
Technical challenges of expanding edge networks closer to end-users
"In the not so distant future, it is highly probable that customers will choose to host with multiple data centre providers, or types, simultaneously."
Rackspace becomes Google Cloud’s first A/NZ MSP
As Google Cloud’s popularity has been steadily climbing across the region, Google has named their first A/NZ MSP.
New AI and mixed reality business applications for Dynamics 365
"We live in a connected world where companies are challenged every day to innovate so they can stay ahead of emerging trends."
Google marks 20th anniversary with glimpse of what's ahead
This Friday marks Google’s 20th anniversary – and to celebrate the company has taken a trip down memory lane - as well as a trip into the future of Search.
How Microsoft aims to bring AI to the masses
At Microsoft, more than 3,500 full-time security professionals work with AI tools.
The path towards DX: Learn from SAP Innovation Award Winners
The path towards digital transformation: Learn from SAP Innovation Award Winners
Micro-credentials could be answer to NZ's cybersecurity skills shortage
micro-credentials have been successful worldwide thanks to partnerships between tertiary institutions and industry.
Ten new ways for everyone to achieve more in the modern workplace
Microsoft is introducing new capabilities in Microsoft 365 that make it possible for every person to do their best work.
Microsoft improves Search function, making it more intuitive and integrated
Getting pages of results with hyperlinks to other information is simply not enough.
New open data initiative from Microsoft, Adobe & SAP
The three tech titans have made a major announcement reflecting their view of data inter-operability in the future.
Azure used to ‘learn’ when epilepsy patients will have a seizure
A new project is using data analytics and machine learning to predict when a patient will have a seizure and warn them in advance.
Microsoft makes security offerings available to nation states and law enforcement
Microsoft aims to empower IT to unlock the security capabilities of the intelligent cloud to tip the scales in the cyber war.
Testing technology: Why Australia is the perfect sandbox for innovation
"With 25 million residents, the Australian market is ripe for experimentation and is representative of some of the world’s most competitive markets."
It’s an active buyer’s market for DDoS-as-a-Service - NETSCOUT
DDoS attacks are cheaper than ever for attackers, lucrative for the attack service provider and financially and operationally crippling for the victim.
Spark's new IoT network offers 'huge potential' for Kiwi businesses
Spark’s second Internet of Things (IoT) network has now officially launched in New Zealand’s main centres, with a wider rollout coming in the coming months.
Exclusive: What the workplace of the future looks like
"The workplace of the future is designed to focus on employee engagement, creativity and collaboration."
Gartner names Sophos leader in Unified Threat Management
“We develop our cybersecurity products to work together as a system, enabling our defences to be as coordinated as cyber attacks.”
Seeing past the complexity of a cloud-based future
"Analysts such as Gartner forecast that 41% of enterprise revenue will come from digital business by 2020."
Are people the biggest risk to transformation success?
Is enough being done to review the impact of people on the success of a digital transformation project?
Exclusive: Why corporate agility is crucial for success
"One of the biggest shifts in computing today is the adoption of event-driven architecture, which is all about how information is moved between systems."
How to address Australia’s alarming cyber security shortage
"To address the cyber security skill shortages in Australia, CySCA aims to promote cyber security as a career option."
Hitachi Vantara delivers digital evidence management solution for law enforcement
Law enforcement officials are challenged by compliance policies and procedures such as evidence disclosure rules.
Adobe's purchase of Marketo becomes talking point for marketing cloud integration
Adobe is handing over US$4.75 billion (NZ$7.1 billion) to acquire B2B marketing cloud firm Marketo
Remote administration tools bring unexpected threats to industrial networks
According to a report published by Kaspersky Lab ICS CERT, RATs are incredibly widespread across all industries.
Solving the storage dilemma with open source storage
Business IT is facing storage growth that’s exceeding even the highest estimates, and there’s no sign of it slowing down anytime soon.
Wellington adtech firm Postr goes global
A Wellington adtech startup has managed to snag contracts with three international telecommunications firms – and it’s all down to an innovative take on how consumers unlock their phones.