BlackLine enhances support for finance and accounting teams
“The global pandemic is bringing to the forefront what we’ve seen for years. Traditional manual accounting processes are not sustainable."
Global study to discover if wearables data can predict COVID-19
IBM partners with AMD to collaborate on AI, HPC, and Confidential Computing
IDTechEx: the role of emerging tech in fighting COVID-19
Rising threat of data breaches among enterprises drives growth in network security revenue
Lenovo launches two new ThinkSystem computing solutions
City council in Queensland goes digital with Rubrik
In the sprint towards digital transformation, don’t neglect your data
Three tips to locate, secure, and understand dispersed corporate data.
DevSecOps increasingly important, but APAC organisations lagging behind
The rise of DevSecOps comes at a time when IT leaders are faced with an increasingly active cyber threat landscape, coupled with higher consumer expectations of digital offerings and application usage due to a sharp increase in online activities.
RMIT researchers create ‘light-powered’ AI chip
The nanoscale advance combines the core software needed to drive artificial intelligence with image-capturing hardware in a single electronic device.
Interview: Appian's Matt Calkins on low-code & the rise of hyperautomation
A lot can change in 21 years. It takes a strong company to remain true to a few key technology ideas, and concentrate on their evolution.
AR and VR presents huge potential for construction industry, but businesses slow to adopt
According to GlobalData, the construction industry is slowly shifting from years of the wait-and-watch stance to adopting digital technologies to improve the overall project lifecycle from conceptual design to construction.
Ransomware the most common cyber threat to SMBs - report
The survey found that 60% of managed service providers report that their SMB clients have been hit as of Q3 2020.
NVIDIA launches next-gen AI 'data center in a box'
NVIDIA states that the workgroup server is more than four times faster than the previous generation of DGX station.
Hands-on review: Lenovo Smart Display 7 and Lenovo Smart Clock
Fashionistas will rejoice at the clever use of the cloth-covered units which mean they blend into any environment with ease.
Q&A: StorageCraft director on how backup and recovery has changed in 2020
Techday spoke to StorageCraft international product marketing senior director Florian Malecki, who discusses the importance of backup and recovery, the products and solutions that StorageCraft offers in this field, and the revenue opportunities partners can capitalise on.
Join Nintex on 3 December for Workflow Wonders: TLC for Kids
TLC for Kids is a charity that puts smiles back on childrens’ faces during times of illness. Learn how the charity leverages Nintex to free up resources so it can focus on what really matters. Nintex will donate A$5 for each registration to TLC for Kids! Find out more.
Invest in tomorrow: Re-platforming core applications in the cloud
Consultants keep telling you of the need to digitally transform your business. New, stronger, market players are emerging, but internally change is hard.
Why effective data warehousing is critical in today’s data-driven economy
By rationalising information in a single data warehouse, businesses can get a much more holistic view of their data estate, which in turn allows them to accelerate internal processes, deliver better analytics, and ultimately save time and money.
Zoom named Leader in two Magic Quadrants — one for fifth consecutive time
"We believe video is the new voice, and we are gratified that Gartner has recognised the convenience and accessibility of our UCaaS offering."
Webinar: TLC for Kids on their usage of Nintex Drawloop DocGen
The charity is using the software to free up resources and enable its team to focus on its mission — which, simply put, is to put smiles back on sick kids’ faces. It does this through its TLC Ambulance, Rapid TLC, and distraction box programs, and its services are used over a million times each year across Australia.
VMware makes enterprise blockchain platform available
The solution provides an extensible and scalable enterprise-grade platform to unlock data silos and free up data to flow securely, privately and instantaneously.
Gartner names NICE inContact a cloud contact centre Leader
The company was positioned highest for Ability to Execute in the Leaders quadrant of the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Contact Centre-as-a-Service.
Nintex named workflow Leader by Aragon Research
The company was recognised in the Aragon Research Globe for Workflow and Content Automation (WCA).
New CompTIA cybersecurity skills certification available worldwide
Private sector business and defense organisations alike rely on CompTIA Security+ to build cybersecurity skills among their frontline cyber defenders.
Businesses struggling to achieve cloud migration in wake of COVID-19
Cloud adoption has increased due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but businesses are struggling to meet their cost and performance needs due to migration challenges, new research finds.
8x8 named as Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Centre as a Service
According to 8x8 chief executive officer Vik Verma, the recognition also validates the company’s single-platform approach to contact centre innovation.
Hybrid cloud is the ideal IT infrastructure model, says majority of IT execs
76% of surveyed IT decision-makers reported thinking more strategically about IT because of the pandemic, and nearly half (46%) have increased investments in hybrid cloud as a direct result of COVID-19.
QLD firm Fireball International fights fire with AI
Fireball’s FUEGO intelligence system can detect fires, track fire growth, and mobilise emergency services.
Advanced Threat Protection from Fortinet: Prevent, detect and mitigate
Cornelius Mare, Fortinet A/NZ Director, Security Solutions, explains why zero-day threats represent an unacceptable risk to your enterprise and how to protect your network by adopting Advanced Threat Protection security services.
Why 2021 will be the year of catch-up
The transition to remote work and new online contactless business models is not temporary and is affecting the future strategy on how organisations invest in cybersecurity, writes Radware vice president and managing director for EMEA and LATAM, Rob Hartley.
Red Hat and the World Health Organisation team up to democratise healthcare knowledge
Red Hat Open Innovation Labs virtual residency has helped the World Health Organisation (WHO) to create a DevOps platform for ongoing open innovation.
E-waste becoming a massive issue for businesses, so what can be done?
E-waste is a global concern, and is quickly becoming a crisis of its own, the researchers state. In fact, more than 53 million metric tons of e-waste was produced in 2019.
Ping Identity releases new offering to help Australian businesses with CDR
Ping Identity has launched a Consumer Data Right (CDR) Integration Kit, with the overall aim of supporting Australian organisations with banking and fintech compliance.
The retailer safety guide for the world of online shopping
Are you an online retailer? This guide details the threats that you need to be aware of to keep safe in the biggest ever year of online shopping.
ECI Software Solutions acquired by Leonard Green & Partners
"We are excited to welcome LGP as our new partner, and I am confident that this is the right choice for our future – and the future of our 1,700 employees and more than 22,000 customers.”
How to attain essential Azure skills to drive digital transformation
Gain the skills you need to support your organisation's digital transformation with Azure training classes, and power up your training with free certification.
Pegasystems completes industry first with auto-balancing feature
Pega RPA Auto-balancing is the industry's first RPA feature that automatically provisions workloads between an organisation’s available bots, the company states.
DJI announces new smart-drone for agricultural spraying
The drone includes modular design, omnidirectional digital radar, and an optimised precision spraying module to bring digital insights and efficiency to farming.
Interview: Why Acronis is building 111 micro data centres almost everywhere
We spoke to Acronis co-founder and technology president Stas Protassov to discuss these announcements.
Blue Prism launches Automation Lifecycle Suite with added capabilities
"These tools will help new and existing Blue Prism customers determine the best step forward in their intelligent automation journey and ensure sustainable and efficient management of their automation process.”
The cybersecurity risks that come with re-onshoring Australian manufacturing
As technology such as IoT, robotic process automation (RPA) and artificial intelligence (AI) reshapes the manufacturing landscape, organisations are simultaneously put at an increased risk of a cyberattack.
BigCommerce launches open source extension to e-commerce platform
BigCommerce has launched Open Checkout, with the ultimate aim of bringing open source innovation to online checkout experiences.
Why Southeast Asia is at the forefront of a new wave of sustainable data centers
The APAC region is set to be the biggest market for data centers by 2021, with a total market size to be around US$28 billion by 2024 for colocation data centres, according to a new joint report from Digital Realty and Eco-Business. Southeast Asia is a key player in the region, representing around 13% of the region’s total market size.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Autodesk?
In this video, Techday speaks to Autodesk regional director for A/NZ Andy Cunningham, who discusses the company's digital event, Autodesk University, as well as the company's vision, its focus on sustainable projects, and its presence in the A/NZ region.
Hootsuite launches integration with Dynamics 365
The new alliance will bring a suite of social capabilities to Microsoft customers from Hootsuite’s 150+ app ecosystem.
Check Point a Leader in Firewall Magic Quadrant for 21st Time
It is the 21st time in the company’s history that Check Point has been named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls.
Varnish Cache now available on DigitalOcean
DigitalOcean says the pairing of the two companies will make it easier to deploy Varnish’s powerful caching, web acceleration and origin protection technology at the front of websites, APIs, applications or media servers.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Snowflake?
We speak to Snowflake's Asia Pacific vice president of sales, Peter O'Connor.
Pure Storage to offer validation for integrated partner solutions
Pure Validated Designs from Commvault and Vertica deliver blueprints for data protection and analytics on Pure architecture with more to come.