Technology news for Australia's largest enterprises
APAC banks aim to use open source to enhance agility
“Open source is increasingly seen as a gateway to quick innovation."
How to successfully approach digital transformation
"The answer lies in data: not just using it, but building a culture that lives and breathes it."
NAB and Microsoft show AI’s potential with cardless ATM concept
Customers who opt into the service would be able to withdraw cash from an ATM using facial recognition technology and a PIN.
Cutting 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.
Identity governance: The all-in-one solution for GDPR compliance
The GDPR affects any company that deals with individuals living in the EU and has very specific requirements for the treatment of their personal
Survey: App dev is surging, but how are businesses doing it?
Today “every company is in the software business" to get a competitive edge, and this survey reveals how app dev is affecting IT teams.
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.
The six golden keys to successful identity assurance
When someone tries to access your internal systems, how can you be sure a user is who they claim to be?
Modernise your ERP and you could unlock a treasure chest
Businesses with the wrong or outdated ERP systems are being deprived of insights and capabilities to drive their business forward.
Adobe announces equal pay for employees across the globe
Adobe announced global pay parity between women and men, delivering on a commitment the company made earlier this year.
Redefining the customer experience with AI-powered chatbots
"Chatbots promise to improve customer experience by addressing well-known issues for both customers and the organisations serving them."
Kiwi company takes top honours at CX awards
The only New Zealand company to be entered into the category took home the award for CX Partner (Technology or Advisory).
Exclusive: Lenovo’s Shayne Harris on the future data centre
Harris says data centres that fail to keep up with the pulse of change will not be able to survive in the future.
Digital customer experience is nothing without a human touch
"Businesses cannot neglect the fact that on the other side of each transaction is a human being. And for some interactions, the most effective way to help a human being is with another."
Dell secures certification for SAP HANA production environments
Dell EMC VxRail, powered by VMware vSphere and vSAN, supports mission-critical HCI environments.
Search to purchase will cause voice AI tech to bloom
This year it is estimated that over 100 million smart speakers will be installed - but it isn’t going to stop there.
McAfee announces new endpoint protection and cloud security products
For organisations to adopt the cloud with peace of mind, they not only need visibility, but consistent data and threat protection policies across their data and applications.
CSG partners with Alibaba Cloud across A/NZ
Alibaba furthers its reach into the A/NZ market with this partnership for managed IT and cloud services from CSG.
Apple Pay “brandjacked” in new phishing attack
Cybercriminals are mimicking well-known companies, “brandjacking” them in a bid to infect computer systems and to steal sensitive data.
Exclusive: Okta’s new GM shares its APAC strategy
“We believe that partnering with systems integrators, independent software vendors and consulting companies is a key factor of success for Okta.”
Blockchain could be everywhere by 2025, research shows
Worldwide analysis of leading organisations implementing blockchain demonstrates the technology’s potential to transform supply chains across the globe.
Frost and Sullivan recognises ForeScout’s achievements in NAC
ForeScout Technologies has announced it is the recipient of the Frost and Sullivan Growth Excellence Leadership Award in the network access control (NAC) market.
More OT devices added to Tenable's industrial security offering
Most operational technology systems run in heterogeneous environments, with devices from numerous industrial vendors, often relying on unique, proprietary protocols.
Gartner CIO survey: enterprises are entering third IT era
“CIOs should use their financial resources to make 2019 a transformative year for their businesses.”
Lenovo forms partnership to offer edge solution for retailers
Lenovo and Scale Computing have released the new prodcuct with the goal to replace 'expensive' on-premise infrastructure.
Gartner’s seven unexpected digital disruptions
CIOs always need to be on the lookout for the next wave of technology. Gartner has outlined seven tech trends that we should keep an eye on.
This is the Octoverse: GitHub contributors by the numbers
Between 2017 and 2018 there has been a 44% jump in the number of organisations using GitHub across public and private repositories.
Why would a business owner want to learn coding?
“I wanted to take charge of my own destiny and create the sites myself."
The potential impact of AR on the creative industry
Adobe believes AR could shake the foundations of the creative industry.
The ethics of AI: How this technology can empower your business
Fundamentally AI is used to help automate repetitive tasks within businesses, however, it’s not always quite as easy as flicking a switch.
Paessler and Sigfox partner for IoT monitoring solution
PRTG Network Monitor provides real-time visibility of the IT infrastructure associated with Sigfox’s dedicated network.
Why humans will remain at the core of customer experience
"Customers are just as reliant on human interaction as ever."
Gartner’s top tips to keep relevant in the face of change
“Continuous change can be made into an asset if an organisation sharpens its vision in order to see the future coming.”
GitHub & the power of a truly global workforce
Look beyond the code on GitHub and you’ll see a huge community of people from almost every corner of the globe contributing to more than 96 million repositories.
GitHub’s ‘universe of data’ empowers developers
“These past ten years have been the most transformative in tech,” says GitHub SVP Technology Jason Warner.
Study reveals the true value of data literacy
Organisations that rank in the top third of the Data Literacy Index have 3 to 5% higher enterprise value, plus a raft of other benefits.