Data#3 to exclusively provide MS licences to WA GovernmentThe technology services provider has won two contracts with the Western Australia Government, becoming its sole Microsoft licence provider.
Apple brings 8-core processors to MacBook Pro
The addition of 8th- and 9th-generation Intel Core processors will deliver 40% more performance than a 6-core Pro.
Research highlights the biggest frustrations in Australian IT departments
“This IT situation needs to change if organisations want to thrive."
Nutanix evolves multicloud offerings
Nutanix has expanded its multicloud solutions portfolio to further evolve its offerings across public and private cloud.
The impact of bringing biometrics to the door
"Despite the benefits of biometrics, there have been impediments to its broader enterprise adoption."
How SUSE plans to help customers innovate, compete and grow
“SUSE is powering digital transformation with agile open source solutions like SUSE Enterprise Storage."
Study: 'Inclusive design' key to serving customer diversity
Businesses that build products and services with an ‘inclusive’ design are more likely to reach four times the number of intended consumers than those that don’t.
Why the retail industry has misplaced network priorities
“For retail organisations unplanned network outages can impact both revenue and reputation significantly."
How open source distribution accelerates Drupal development time by 30%
Acquia Lightning has adopted Drupal’s support for JSON:API, delivering out-of-the-box support for building decoupled or headless applications.
Qualtrics aims to help organisations master experience management
Experience Basecamp helps users master XM products, including CustomerXM, EmployeeXM and Research Core.
Healthcare environments difficult to secure - Forescout
The convergence of IT, Internet of Things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) makes it more difficult for the healthcare industry to manage a wide array of hard-to-control network security risks.
Huawei and IBM rank top in new cloud market analysis
360Quadrants has released a managed services report that also names Atos and Accenture as leaders in its new managed services report.
MSSPs for dummies - all you need to know about multicloud security
One of the largest inhibitors to cloud adoption is concern around the security of leveraging a service provider in a multi-cloud world. A lot is at stake and yes, you should be cautious.Download
Google puts Huawei on the Android naughty list
Google has apparently suspended Huawei’s licence to use the full Android platform, according to media reports.
The 3 essential elements to consider with SaaS security
Speed, ease of use, and low capital expenses are just some of the factors driving the continued growth in SaaS security adoption.Download
Interview: Understanding the difference between analytics and AI
"Artificial intelligence is defined as a computer making choices a human would normally make, however, that could mean a lot of things."
Whitepaper: The Mobile Risk Matrix - how exposed are you?
The proliferation of cloud services has increased the attack surface to include applications, devices, networks, and external web and content delivery methods.Download
DNS security is easier than you think
Over the years, DNS, both the protocol and the servers, have become the target of a variety of attacks, including the Lion worm.Download
Preventing business email compromise starts on the inside
90% of global organisations have seen phishing attack volumes increase and 40% have seen the volume of impersonation attacks increase.Download
IT admins: Exploit the benefits of advanced log classification
It’s not hard to say ‘I don’t envy you’ to system administrators who are lumped with the burden of classifying log messages every time somebody conducts an action on the network.Download
Why third-party solutions are key to realising the benefits of Office 365
Research shows ongoing security concerns about email security in Office 365.Download
Flying high: How airline Scoot enhances the customer experience
Singapore Airlines’ low-cost arm Scoot has selected Dell Boomi’s platform help it better understand its customers – and its own business.
SIEM: Expensive? Storage-intensive? Not any more with these performance tips
SIEM can be expensive, eat up storage, and overwhelm IT teams with the sheer differentiation of log data formats that they need to process. Yet SIEM is now an essential part of an organisation’s security strategy.Download
Are you all set to ride the new wave of technology disruption?
Why IT professionals are not immune to digital disruption.
Whitepaper: Modern information management is a necessity, not a choice
Organisations are facing major challenges that makes information management more challenging than ever before.Download
Hands-on review: MiniTool Power Data Recovery Software
I came across a wee gem of advice when researching the world of data recovery. As soon as you get that sinking feeling and realise you’ve lost a file, stop using your computer.
Why you should collect Docker infrastructure logs
Syslog-ng is a log management application that enables you to collect logs from multiple platforms in a central space.Download
Agility or risk? The security pain points causing tension in business
There’s tension in the workplace for businesses – and it’s all to do with the tradeoff between flexible working and cybersecurity.
Deakin Uni scores double win with Exabeam partnership
Australia’s Deakin University is partnering with SIEM security company Exabeam in an effort to boost the university’s cybersecurity degree program and strengthen its SIEM capabilities.
Sony and Microsoft to explore strategic partnership
“Our partnership brings the power of Azure and Azure AI to Sony."
How to train staff on security 101
Trained employees are less likely to conduct damaging activities like clicking that dodgy link in an email, or overshare on social media.Download
Insider insight: How to get more from your Splunk platform
Having the right tools is only half the battle, not until you can leverage them most effectively can you see the gains that properly managed data can provide.Download
Atos develops edge server with security in mind
The BullSequana Edge server is able to securely manage and process IoT data close to the source of data generation so that it is treated immediately.
Disaster alert - will your business survive?
No matter the size or industry that your business operates in, business continuity planning is critical to support resilience and uptime in the event of a disaster.Download
DNS attackers love legacy systems - but how much damage can they inflict?
DNS infrastructure is vulnerable in terms of its security, availability, and integrity. An attacker just has to exploit the Domain Name System (DNS) on legacy systems and they get free reign.Download
New ACS report reveals challenges ahead for blockchain
“Blockchain has some way to go before it becomes a mainstream technology."
Adobe & Software AG transform customer experience management
Adobe and Software AG have announced a partnership that will help businesses transform their customer experience management.
Veeam joins the ranks of $1bil-revenue software companies
It’s also marked a milestone of 350,000 customers and outlined how it will begin the next stage of its growth.
Insider threats & breach reports: Why security needs more investment
Insider threats (those that come from within your organisation) are a serious concern - here's why.Download
Fujitsu and Veeam partner to offer simplified backup and recovery
This new partnership promises the increased availability of data and faster recovery from disasters and unplanned system downtime.
Whitepaper: How many log messages are you losing to bad classification?
Operating systems, applications, and network devices generate text messages of the events that happen to them.Download
Whitepaper: SIEM can make security practices worse – here’s how you avoid it
Security alerts will increase in both volume and diversity as enterprise networks and systems expand in parallel with a surging cybercrime community.Download
You only get one chance to make a first impression
Regardless of where you come from one thing is for certain, businesses only get one chance to make a first impression.
Gen Z confidence in the economy is on the decline
Businesses need to work hard to improve their reputations.
Why you could detect breaches as they happen
Breaches often happen when businesses least expect them, causing slow reaction times and possibly catastrophic loss.Download
Whitepaper: Why strong log management gives you invaluable data
Most log messages traditionally come from three types: system logs of servers, network devices, and applications.Download
Security and mobility in a mobile-first world
Explore security, productivity, mobility, and what solutions are available to you. Here's how to move your organisation towards the mobile-first world, securely.Download
Gold Coast launches Australia’s largest city LoRaWAN network
The network is being made available for commercial use and the deployment of wide-ranging IoT applications.
Can your vulnerability assessments protect your organisation?
33% of enterprises surveyed are at a low maturity, conducting only limited assessments of selected assets.Download
Breaches are just mistakes that could have been prevented
Some IT managers blame breaches on mistakes, but only 40% train staff on security issues.Download
Whitepaper: Making cybersecurity risk measurement more efficient with AI
Enterprises are looking for ways to grant autonomy and freedom of use to their employees while maintaining both visibility of their inherent level of risk and a high level of protection against nefarious activity.Download
Secureworks Magic Quadrant Leader for Security Services
This is the 11th time Secureworks has been positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide.
How organisations should prepare for cloud migration
How ready are Australian organisations for cloud migration?Download
IXUP goes "post-quantum" with security tech upgrade
The secure analytics company has also partnered with Deloitte as a reseller, and launched a SaaS offering on Microsoft Azure.
F5 acquisition of NGINX now complete
The companies have released blogs on the topic, explaining how NGINX will now operate as a unit of F5, and the benefits they expect this merger to bring.
General staff don’t get tech jargon - expert says time to ditch it
There's a serious gap between IT pros and general staff, and this expert says it's on the people in IT to bridge it.
Whitepaper: Evaluating VMware Cloud on AWS
VMware Cloud on AWS allows access to the range of AWS services as an extension of an existing VMware solution.Download
Aerohive enables you to manage your network with Alexa
A voice-driven interface to access the network can significantly increase efficiency for IT networking professionals.Click Here
Zoom Phone beta announced for local customers
Zoom is bringing its full Phone solution to Australia in July, but has launched a beta for us to try now.
Is your company ready for a disaster?
"Natural disasters, cyber-attacks, human error or disrupted site access may impact your ability to conduct business."Download
Whitepaper: Filling your cloud technical skills gap
The study surveys more than 950 IT decision makers and 950 IT pros from across the globe to better understand the barriers to increasing cloud usage.Download
How to resolve network issues using PRTG
PRTG can warn you with an immediate notification when something uncommon occurs.Download
Virtustream launches new services for cloud applications
The new suite of professional and managed services expands Virtustream’s enterprise application and services solutions.
Schneider shares advice for solving edge computing challenges
Schneider Electric has shared the findings of a new whitepaper that delves into the issues of deploying IT at the edge.
Why CTOs need to stop being overly-apologetic about Agile
"Australia has more than its share of companies on organisation-wide Agile transformation journeys."
DDN completes Nexenta acquisition
DDN holds a suite of products, solutions, and services that aim to enable AI and multi-cloud.
DimData: Fear finally setting in amongst vulnerable orgs
New data ranking the ‘cybermaturity’ of organisations reveals the most commonly targeted sectors are also the most prepared to deal with the ever-evolving threat landscape.
Seven Aussie projects shortlisted in IDC's Smart Cities Awards
The nominated projects include three from Newcastle alone and span smart water metering, solar farms, virtualization and transport.
Dell EMC launches interactive AI Experience Zones
The AI Experience Zones are designed to educate visitors about how to start, identify, and implement an AI project.
Whitepaper: Making AI work for the healthcare sector
This whitepaper explains how and why AI should be focused on people in healthcare, not technology. Philips calls this approach adaptive intelligence.Download
Using data science to improve threat prevention
With a large amount of good quality data and strong algorithms, companies can develop highly effective protective measures.
Salesforce continues to stumble after critical outage
“To all of our Salesforce customers, please be aware that we are experiencing a major issue with our service and apologise for the impact it is having on you."
Veeam Availability Orchestrator update aims to democratise DR
The ability to automatically test, document and reliably recover entire sites, as well as individual workloads from backups in a completely orchestrated way lowers the total cost of ownership (TCO) of DR.
Whitepaper: Gartner’s top picks for enterprise archiving services
The Magic Quadrant on Enterprise Information Archiving evaluates vendors on compliance, preservation, and discovery use cases.Download
Voter vulnerabilities: Cybersecurity risks impact national elections
The outcome of elections have an enormous impact on the political and cultural landscape of any democratic society.
Should you rely on Elasticsearch to simplify your logging system?
Elasticsearch allows you to store any number of arbitrary name-value pairs coming from structured logging.Download
Veeam enables secondary storage solutions with technology partner program
Veeam has worked with its strategic technology alliance partners to provide flexible deployment options for customers that have continually led to tighter levels of integration.
Using central log management to drive data privacy compliance
Central log management is key to ensure personal information security and mitigating the probability of eligible breaches.Download
The emotional side of cybersecurity
To train or not to train: This is the emotional side of cybersecurityDownload
Whitepaper: Business continuity in the age of compliance
Installing a continuity solution in a highly regulated industry can be tricky in this age of regulation. What are the questions you should be asking?Download
Acquia delivers open source framework for contextual commerce
The framework connects the Drupal open source web content management system with e-commerce platforms from Acquia partners.
Why businesses are failing at cybersecurity
Email is the number-one vector used to initiate attacks like malware delivery, impersonations and phishing attacks.Download
Involve the players, enjoy the game: Cyber resilience the right way
The most common threats are email-borne, so it makes sense to tackle that one.Download
Nuix eyes legal sector as eDiscovery demand skyrockets
eDiscovery must encompass so much more than email and documents. If you haven’t looked at text messages and online chats, digital images, mobile devices, data in the cloud and social media, you’re not getting the whole story.
How UBanks, Seek and Carsales.com are harnessing the potential of AI
In this report, we take a look at three use cases – from employment marketplace, SEEK, from classifieds business Carsales.com and from online bank UBank – to explore how they’ve integrated AI, and what ROI they’ve seen since developing these capabilities.Click Here
Whitepaper: Neutralise your biggest security risk - your employees
Internal threats caused by careless employees increased by 37% last year, a study has found.Download
Whitepaper: How to manage mobile risk in a perimeter-less work environment
Enabling mobility and the ability to access data seamlessly is a great development for enterprise productivity, but it causes a serious challenge to security teams.Download
How Central Innovation prototyped the game-changing Nura earphones
The premise of their product was a set of headphones – the Nuraphone – able to measure hearing sensitivities across the frequency spectrum and personalise the output for each individual.Download
It's neck-and-neck: The race between security and innovation
Rackspace will help you uncover more about the contradiction within Australian businesses and most importantly, how to solve it.Download
Y Soft and Brother partner to enhance print management
YSoft SafeQ integrated print management and document capture solution is now embedded in Brother multifunction devices.
Case Study: Infoblox protects the network that hosts City University’s curriculum
After recovering from a ransomware attack, City University began to work with Infoblox to bring its network security to the next level.Download