Nutanix teams up with Red Education to address NZ skills shortage
“The digital skills shortage facing A/NZ threatens our economies, our ability to innovate and our global competitiveness."
Manage and support business applications at scale
The Samsung Galaxy Fold is finally coming to NZ
Kubernetes Explained! New Video - how it works and business benefits
Malwarebytes stalwart promoted to chief product officer
The ultimate test: Can these firewalls stand up to malware attacks?
Gartner: Top 10 trends impacting IT infrastructure & operations in 2020
Kordia launches Google Cloud Partner Interconnect
Kordia’s direct connection to Google Cloud, Partner Interconnect, is now officially available to Kordia customers.
Juniper Networks brings cloud-managed SD-LAN and new CPE devices to enterprises
New enhancements bring cloud agility and scale to more parts of the enterprise network, while lowering the cost of deploying and operating SD-Branch environments.
The BYOD juggling act: balancing security, privacy and mobility
Left unmanaged, personal devices and unmanaged cloud applications can lead to data loss, but if managed too strictly, the IT team risks a backlash from unhappy employees, Bitglass says.
Case Study: Optimation helps Medical Council unlock the power of low-code
“We have seen a 50% reduction in the time taken to deliver functionality in low-code platforms, as opposed to doing it in a traditional way.”
Silver Peak & AWS extend collaboration on SD-WAN deployment
Joint AWS and Silver Peak customers can set up a global view of their private networks by importing AWS objects and defining on-premise resources within a centralised gateway manager.
Veritas announces support for AWS Outposts
Veritas Technologies can now support AWS Outposts, hailing a new era of enterprise workload protection for end user customers, no matter where they are running.
Whitepaper: Everything you need to know to build a strong cyber defence
There’s no denying the cybersecurity challenges: lack of skills, compliance and the changing threat landscape are just the tip of the iceberg.
Optimising your solution stack with cohesive RMM, PSA, and IT Documentation solutions
They provide visibility and functionality for any workstream being managed while also offering the freedom to switch between applications without forcing a specific product path.
New Zealand Rugby uses AWS-powered analytics to boost performance
Amazon Partner Network Partner Intela AI and data science company DOT Loves Data partnered to develop the Play in the Grey interactive platform on AWS.
Architecting the future with app modernisation
Organisations procure, build, customise and deploy a collection of tools and solutions that address specific issues, but collectively introduce complexities and inefficiencies.
Fujitsu and SAP Japan collaborate on new solution
Fujitsu has launched a SAP solution designed to improve efficiency of operations including estimating specifications, arranging materials after receiving orders and issuing production orders.
Hybrid cloud connectivity with VMware Cloud on AWS
The forum introduced the forthcoming VMware Cloud on AWS service managed by Rackspace to business leaders in Australia.
Report: The evolution and proliferation of banking malware
Fortinet’s quarterly threat report has the latest on trends and updates on threat actors and attack patterns, showing some surprising findings.
Why UX is a critical part of technology success for SMBs
Customers have raised expectations and now demand the same, if not better, UX with small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) as they do with large organisations, Konica Minolta finds.
People, AI or chatbots: A/NZ consumers don’t differentiate with customer service
Australian and New Zealanders are happy to embrace a full range of self-serve and human customer service options, placing the highest premium on speed, knowledge, and accuracy of outcomes.
StorageCraft report suggests firms need a 'ransomware reality check'
68% of respondents have a ransomware recovery plan, yet almost a quarter (23%) don’t test those plans, and 46% test them once a year or less.
Can quantum computing optimise an investment portfolio?
Traders currently use algorithms to understand and, to a degree, predict the value movement in these markets.
Nintex recognised for innovation in workflow and content automation
Nintex has added visual BPM and no-code RPA capabilities to its platform in the last 18 months and earned its 3rd Aragon Research Women in Technology Award.
The dummies guide to sussing out MSSPs
A pure DIY approach might not be tenable for your organisation depending on your maturity and business goals.
On-demand, full-spectrum security services reduce risk for DX networks – Fortinet
Hybrid networks are the new normal, but securing them in a unified manner can be problematic.
Acronis makes strategic acquisition to strengthen security portfolio
Acronis will integrate 5nine’s technology into the Acronis Cyber Platform, making new services available through the Acronis Cyber Cloud Solutions portal.
Get the most out your MSP spending with the right solution stack
MSPs want the solution that provides the expertise that can be leveraged to improve efficiency, increase scalability and growth while demonstrating a positive ROI.
Forrester names TIBCO a leader in streaming analytics
TIBCO was recognised for its strengths in connectors, data enrichment, development, deployment, and integration.
Hays: Jobseekers must 'self-disrupt' their career in 2020
taking calculated risks, not raising salary too early and highlighting transferrable skills for a sideways move are all ways people can land a job in the next year.
Stepping up security to counter advanced persistent threats
Effective security now requires organisations to assume penetration and continually scan their environments for malicious activity.
IDC names DDN fastest-growing all-flash array vendor
The company has also been recognised as a Leader in the File Storage Map market by Codalgo Research.
Why businesses must build their cloud expertise
Nearly three-quarters of IT decision-makers (71%) believe their organisations have lost revenue due to a lack of cloud expertise.
Customer service reps tired of not having the right tools - Pega
Software still isn’t solving basic issues that have long given customer-facing employees headaches.
APAC business process outsourcing market set to grow
"This will be primarily be driven by the increasing number of global companies expanding their base in the region and partnering with agile business partners to provide them with the required services."
Case study: FlexiGroup shifts the dial with Dynamics 365
The company had attempted to overhaul CRM in the past, with vendors shoehorning systems into the company without properly understanding the processes.
Supercharge your Agile skills this summer
Assurity is offering a massive promotion on its Agile courses, taught only by professionals in practice at Assurity.
Kemp survey shows businesses struggling with application issues
The State of Application Experience (AX) report shows that in more established environments, IT professionals are finding it increasingly difficult to add new applications.
Interview: How Optimation helps organisations step up their innovation game
Many businesses don’t have the in-house expertise needed to sustain or update complex applications that keep up with the evolving expectations and needs of customers.
Build, iterate, and adapt your business applications to your needs
Optimation is committed to making a difference by delivering elegant, practical applications that let you capitalise on new opportunities.
Vodafone bolsters Southland 4G capabilities with new sites
"Bringing connectivity to these areas not only delivers the essential communication needed, but also the safety of Kiwis living in these remote areas."
Using visibility and automation to add value in digital transformation
This whitepaper discusses why, for MME IT leaders, unification is critical to transformation, and that requires a shared platform of integrated capabilities.
Snowflake furthers AWS integration with AI/ML certification
Increases investments in its relationship with AWS in the areas of ML/AI and customer connectivity.
Trio of businesswomen to lead AI Forum of New Zealand
The AI Forum of New Zealand has appointed three local business women who are charged with leading New Zealand’s use of AI into 2020 and beyond.
IBM: A/NZ C-Suite who trust data will outperform
"Leading organisations that have put trust at the core of the way they use data with their customers are creating massive opportunities for greater success."
Gartner names Fortinet a Challenger in WAN Edge Infrastructure
Fortinet was also recently named by Gartner as one of the highest three vendors in worldwide market share for enterprise SD-WAN equipment by revenue for Q2 2019.
Thales and RMIT create new standard for space communication
The joint research project will help to ensure interoperability of high accuracy satellite-based positioning services.
Snowflake's offering heralds in a new way of managing and sharing data
The newly announced Private Data Exchange enables organisations to create their own branded, internal or private ecosystem version of a data marketplace.