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Microsoft
ACC to migrate operations to Microsoft Azure; signs on as NZ data centre region customer
“I want to congratulate ACC on leading the way in cloud and AI to help all New Zealanders stay safe and healthy," says Microsoft's Vanessa Sorenson.
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Payment gateways
Inland Revenue & ACC to stop accepting cheques from March 2020
Inland Revenue received more than 430,000 cheque payments in the last financial year, but the amount of cheque payments has been dropping around 20% each year, according to the firm.
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Digital Transformation
ACC automates claims process for straightforward injuries
ACC is implementing a new claims process that it believes will speed up responses to straightforward accident-based claims.
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Data
What is your data used for? Gaining trust with a Data Dial
New Zealanders want to know in clear terms what information about them is being collected, how it will be used.
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IT Automation
ACC’s computer-aided decision-making questioned by Otago experts
"We are calling for ACC to provide a public account of how it uses its predictive tool, so as to maintain the integrity of its decision-making.”
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Hitachi Data Systems
Hitachi powers cloud consolidation across two NZ data centers
Hitachi Data Systems has helped a NZ govt organization to move to the cloud, consolidating its storage environment across two data centers.
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Digital Transformation
ACC gears up to launch business transformation programme
The transformation programme follows feedback from 5,500 NZers and ACC staff who wanted to see ACC be more responsive and transparent.
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Government
The double-edged sword of more secure government. Mate.
What have we learned from the ACC privacy breach and the WINZ security fiasco?