Competing in the digital era: delivering better services with SD-WAN
The cause of many of the delays and connectivity issues experienced by end-users is the need to backhaul internet traffic. SD-WAN can help with that, writes Vertel commercial director Tony Hudson.
Equinix study: Firms turn to NFV to support distributed networks
Firms that use social as a 'megaphone' miss out on transformation - Hootsuite
Unleash the intelligent way to automate at Pega Discover – Intelligent Automation
IT leaders fear increase risk of cyber attacks while working from home
Webinar: How to stay agile in the face of changing cloud needs for customers
Gartner report: Why SD-WAN is becoming the de-facto option
Oracle recognised in Forrester A/NZ Cloud report
Named a ‘Strong Performer’ in the Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms, Australia/New Zealand Forrester Wave.
Q&A: Digital transformation consultant on best practices in 2020
Techday caught up with Fusion5 NetSuite consulting manager Russell Bailey to discuss the issues surrounding digitisation in 2020.
Körber to roll out A/NZ’s largest deployment of autonomous robots
The project will see the leading online retailer roll out more than 100 autonomous mobile robots and is the largest deployment of its kind in A/NZ.
Analysis: Why, how and when to move to the cloud
In this era of the enterprise, cloud is the mother of business reinvention. But there are some critical considerations to ponder before the move is made.
Why the e-commerce sector requires understanding of metrics
CTO's of e-commerce companies need to prioritise quality gathering and analysis of large volumes of data.
From 1G to 5G: How innovations in cellular have shaped our lives
As we look to the present decade from 2020 onwards, 5G will be at the forefront. The race for 5G is not about merely deploying new infrastructure, but getting the first-mover advantage in who can build and take the leadership role in the host of new applications and services that 5G will enable.
IDC unveils Digital Transformation Awards A/NZ finalists
The awards recognise the achievements of organisations that have successfully digitised one or multiple areas of their business through the application of digital and disruptive technologies.
Three ways cloud can contribute to a transformation goal
Cloud technology plays a pivotal role in successful transformations and can see businesses thrive and grow; however, this depends on the business mindset and approach to cloud, writes Thomas Duryea Logicalis CTO Toby Alcock.
Beyond Limits hits $133 million in Series C investment round
The company, which focuses on demanding sectors such as energy, utilities and healthcare, says the investment will help to drive the global expansion of AI technology.
Webinar: Best practices for keeping your video chats secure
Video collaboration providers nowadays operate exclusively on a multi-tenant, public cloud - and security and privacy concerns have come into the spotlight. Here's how to secure your communications.
Webcast series: The necessary tools to secure a remote workforce
Experts from across the A/NZ region discuss the best security practices in a remote working world - with sessions available on the first Thursday of every month.
4 steps to overcome common infrastructure monitoring challenges
By taking steps to create visibility across their entire tech stacks, companies can create a modern environment and a culture of visibility while gaining full observability across their infrastructure.
NetApp announces Elastigroup for Azure Spot VMs
NetApp has announced Elastigroup for Microsoft Azure Spot Virtual Machines (VMs) is now available, aiding in businesses wanting to improve automation of computing infrastructure.
Why it's crucial to normalise proper security training for remote working
Knowing and implementing best practices for remote security can save money, time and headaches. It starts with a quality solution to safeguard the workforce.
APAC taking conservative approach to 5G technologies - report
"For the industry ecosystem to develop, it is necessary to discuss how to bring 5G to the next level."
Report: Why businesses should take care to seek a 'true' cloud offering
A multi-tenant architecture that requires no on-prem equipment. A wide distribution of active data centres. These are some of the qualities of a true cloud solution. Find out more in this whitepaper.
The importance of selecting a secure SD-WAN solution
It’s essential to adopt a secure SD-WAN solution to avoid the risks that an unsecured SD-WAN solution can introduce, writes Wavelink managing director Ilan Rubin.
ServiceNow extends Microsoft partnership with new Teams functionality
Powered by ServiceNow’s digital workflow platform, the Now Platform, the new capabilities are also said to improve agent productivity by enabling them to more effectively collaborate and complete key tasks in Microsoft Teams.
Gigamon and Nokia deliver 5G network visibility solution
The purpose-built joint 5G solution delivers real-time analytics to enhance the customer experience and maximise investment impact.
Security training and tech: Empowering staff in a hybrid work environment
As employees travel back and forth between home and the workplace, are they walking through the door with cyber threats sitting on their devices?
Talend aims to make enterprise data more trustworthy
Talend Trust Score is a tool that enables users to assess the reliability of their data.
Sisense finds 55% of A/NZ firms use analytics more than they did pre-pandemic
The pandemic has propelled the maturity of BI and data & analytics within A/NZ businesses, a new report from Sisense has revealed.
AFP arrests two men with ties to Australian SMS phishing scheme
“The success of Operation Genmaicha has prevented further Australians from seeing their hard-earned savings siphoned off to criminal entities.”
Konica Minolta launches two new A3 smart printers
The new-to-Aus models are an extension of the bizhub i-Series line, the C450i and C650i, and designed to work with digital workflows.
BlueJeans adds cloud video interop for Microsoft Teams
With increased support for the hybrid workforce, the latest updates are designed to help organisations plan back-to-office strategies.
UNESCO completes major progress on establishing foundation of ethics for AI
"We need a robust base of ethical principles to ensure artificial intelligence serves the common good. We have made this process be as inclusive as possible since the stakes involved as universal, she explained.”
DTEN's Zoom Rooms range brings 4K-quality meetings to every business
Many organisations will understand the difficulty of sourcing products during COVID, largely due to shipping issues and global stock shortages.
2020 has profoundly changed how we work – so what now?
To navigate these changes now and into the future we need to build adaptable technologies and resilient workforces that can adjust on the fly.
Aussie businesses turn to financial automation during time of economy uncertainty
“Cloud-based solutions are becoming an increasingly useful tool for improving online experience, accelerating speed to market and contributing to the easing of operational cost pressures; all of which is business critical right now.”
Cloud-based phone systems are all but a necessity in 2020
Cloud-based services utilise the web for connecting users, enabling users and enterprises to increase portability and convenience - which can be in short supply when employees are working remotely.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jam – Who is Nintex?
Nintex is a global heavyweight in in the field of process automation.
Talend named Challenger in Magic Quadrant for iPaaS
This is the company’s first appearance in the Enterprise Integration Platform as a Service evaluation.
IBM, Alphabet and well-funded startups in the race for quantum supremacy
"It may not come as a surprise that quantum computing one day replaces artificial intelligence as the mainstream technology to help industries tackle problems they never would have attempted to solve before.”
Understanding data is the first step in public sector cloud adoption
Before any cloud migration, it is essential to know exactly what data the organisation already has and where it’s located.
Commvault appoints ex-Oracle exec as new A/NZ sales leader
David Rajkovic heads to Commvault after three years as a sales leader for Oracle.
Data is an organisation's most significant asset - here's how to protect it
Data resilience strategies are becoming more crucial as more value is ascribed to a company's data. If it's not stored securely and cost-effectively, expect problems.
How a metrics-driven mindset can enable DevOps at enterprise scale
Here's how to enable dev teams to deploy higher-quality software and create reporting standards that clearly communicate software performance.
VR a leading factor in edge computing, says Gartner
Edge architectures and technologies, including VR, will be an essential component of innovative products and services.
Webinar: How to leverage the process automation trend
COVID-19 has accelerated migration towards process automation, and now low-code development and embracing the cloud at scale an integral part of many business strategies.
Blue Prism extends human-to-digital worker collaboration with new Interact capability
Blue Prism Interact is a human-to-digital worker collaboration capability that enables employees to team up with digital workers to initiate, instruct, verify, receive, and authorise a variety of business processes through the digital workforce.
A complete buyer’s guide to HCM technology
Let us help you narrow down your search with a few important things to consider before selecting an HCM vendor. Click here.
HPE, Schneider Electric & StorMagic launch 'Edge in a Box' micro data centre
Edge in a Box includes two HPE ProLiant servers, Schneider Electric’s 6U Wall Mount Ecostruxure Data Center, and StorMagic SvSAN software.