Technology news for Australia's largest enterprises
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."
Trans Pacific Partnership
NZ IoT Alliance
Internet of Things
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?
The features that should be front and centre when evaluating SIEMs
According to Frost & Sullivan, SIEM can either be an enabler or a retardant and there's a thin line between the two - here's the key attributes.
Review: Cut through the noise with AI-driven threat analytics
SANS has provided an independent review of a new AI analytics solution designed to rescue businesses 'drowning in data' from SIEM platforms.
Whitepaper: Why it’s critical to detect cyber attacks as they happen
"Many organisations are struggling to keep pace with the speed in which hackers are attacking their systems."
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.
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
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.
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."
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
Deloitte taps Brisbane cloud firm CloudTrek to bolster consulting services
Deloitte says it’s continuing to pursue its technology consultancy business with help from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Brisbane-based cloud firm CloudTrek.
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.
Subsea cable linking SG and AU lands at Perth – just 6,800km to go
A number of heavyweights are behind the cable linking Australia to Southeast Asia, including Google, Singtel, Telstra, and AARNet.
Gartner: Why 28% of key enterprise IT spending will shift to cloud by 2022
Growth in enterprise IT spending on cloud-based offerings will be faster than growth in traditional, non-cloud IT offerings.
Microsoft picks Veritec to operate modernisation factory for AU fed govts
As part of the multi-year contract, Veritec will deploy a production line, featuring fixed price and repetitive processes for validation and design of Azure infrastructure.
How Juniper aims to overcome the challenges of edge networks
The insatiable demand for connectivity and a need to continually invent new revenue sources have driven service providers to decentralise their network architecture.
The good and bad of Office 365 security
Let’s start with the positives. Office 365 adoption, and going cloud in general, is good for security.
Using technology to inspire customers
"It starts with understanding what drives your existing customers."
Equinix: Interconnection between businesses to grow 10x the internet
There are a number of reasons for the meteoric growth of private connectivity between businesses, all of which Equinix has highlighted in its latest study.
Businesses failing to grasp customer experience know-how
More than one third of customers are not impressed with their customer experience, while 83% say they’ve had at least one issue when interacting with a company.
CrowdStrike and Secureworks partner to integrate UEBA and endpoint protection platform
When the joint offering becomes generally available, both Secureworks and CrowdStrike customers will have access from additional countermeasures driven by the integration.
Exclusive: How Polaris and Veolia approach DC sustainability
"We use our national and global engineering resources to ensure we are adopting world best practice."