Citrix and Microsoft expand partnership to accelerate "workplace of the future"
The multi-year agreement builds upon and expands one of the industry's longest strategic partnerships.
Rising to the contact centre security challenge in the era of COVID-19
New services from SAS aim to help brands adapt to marketing disruption
Phishers cash in on the COVID-19 pandemic - how to avoid being reeled in
Whither quantum computing in a rapidly digitising Australia?
HP Inc pledges to eliminate 75% of single-use plastic by 2025
Going back to work: Why we need to rethink enterprise ID cards
Leading Edge Data Centres to build $20m data centre campus in Newcastle
“Enhancing regional connectivity is of strategic importance to Australia’s digital infrastructure upgrade."
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Meet Aussie Broadband's CTO
In this interview, we speak with Aussie Broadband's chief technology officer John Reisinger about the company's history, technology trends, COVID, and if rats really cause network outages.
Poly announces new Trio device and new personal speaker
The Trio C60 smart conferencing device and the Calisto 5300 personal speaker are bot Teams-enabled out of the box.
Sennheiser TeamConnect Ceiling 2 now compatible with Zoom
According to Sennheiser, Zoom’s video communication tool has become an ‘indispensable’ resource for businesses digitally transforming their workplaces.
The positively disruptive potential of Open Banking
There are five Open Banking building blocks that can empower your business users with agility and self-service data access. Here's how to use them.
Modern applications helping organisations succeed during pandemic
"For years now, businesses have been on a mission to digitally transform themselves and their operations. This year's global pandemic served as a barometer for the true state of that digital transformation."
Security threats endanger tens of millions working from home
There are pressures to stay trading, but it is imperative to ensure that actions taken now don’t encourage security disasters in the future.
Aryaka and 8x8 partner for UC over SD-WAN
The expanded agreement will enable organisations to enhance cloud communications performance across the WAN for improved experience.
Avaya brings Device as a Service offering to more businesses around the world
Avaya’s Device as a Service offering complements the Avaya Subscription program, which is designed to equip customers with the devices required to maximise the potential of this software, and enabling customers to purchase them in the same flexible, predictable manner.
Why automation and cloud management are crucial ingredients for successful business
“With the old systems we had very limited visibility. Now, we can see exactly where we’re making money, and where we’re underperforming.”
Customer experience: Hard-hitting FAQs from Asia Pacific's leading CFOs
Learn about a return on investment model that will highlight the true impact of experience management.
D-Link A/NZ extends free Nuclias Cloud Managed Network Solution subscription
"MSPs, like many other businesses, have been doing it tough recently, so whilst we see some signs of economic recovery, we'd like to continue to support our partners with this additional three months fee-free."
Software providers seeing light at end of pandemic tunnel
ABSIA’s report uncovers expectations of growth and innovation and technological change as the Australian economy emerges from the pandemic.
Trend Micro brings AWS-powered banking solution to Australia
“Our collaboration with AWS allows us to deliver scalable security that removes friction from procurement, the devops lifecycle, and day-to-day operations.”
Double digit growth expected for big data analytics market - report
"Despite the current crisis, BDA continues to be among the top three deployment priorities for enterprises, after data security and replacing legacy systems."
Orgs to take to the cloud post-pandemic, study shows
87% of enterprises will accelerate their cloud migration in a post-COVID-19 world reveals a study by LogicMonitor.
Amazon announces $400,000 worth of grant packages for Australian startups and SMBs
Amazon Australia has announced the launch of Amazon Launchpad Innovation Grants, an initiative to recognise innovation by Australian startups, entrepreneurs and SMBs.
Why retailers need to accelerate ecommerce and real time data capabilities to remain relevant in the ‘new normal’
The retail companies that will be most successful are those that can most effectively harness the data generated to refine and adapt their data and analytics strategy quickly.
AIOps and the evolution of IT infrastructure monitoring
As companies adapt to ongoing digital transformation, they will soon realise that they need more than just a dedicated IT team to view and manage the company’s IT infrastructure. That’s where AIOps comes in.
Stop chasing timesheets – services resource planning helps businesses stay lean
Complete projects more quickly, generate invoices accurately and efficiently, and decrease accounts receivable cycles, so you improve cash flow and eliminate revenue leakage.
Commvault partners with Microsoft to deliver SaaS and cloud technology
“Today’s announcement combines two of the best enterprise cloud technologies to simplify and accelerate a customer’s journey to the cloud."
Cohesity named top vendor in unstructured data management.
GigaOm cited Cohesity's end-to-end solution designed to tackle data and app challenges in modern enterprises.
Robot-related services powered by cloud computing to soar - research
The journey of the robot industry from one of individual vehicles and units, to fleets and larger systems, is being driven by its wider incorporation into the IoT ecosystem.
Huawei foresees bright outlook for hyperscale & large data centers
“Hyperscalers will require much higher power, exerting great pressure on systems. This will push for the adoption of a more standardized, prefabricated, and replicable architecture of future data centers.”
C9 Communications & MaxContact deploy contact centre solution for Thomas Direct
Thomas Direct previously had a 120-seat contact centre, however it found that its legacy technology wasn’t able to scale with the business.
Hyland named leader for Content Services Solutions for 10th consecutive year
Content services platforms are key to any organisation’s overall digital transformation strategy. The Gartner Magic Quadrant Report for Content Services rates technology vendors’ solution capabilities for every step in the information lifecycle.
Interview: Checkmarx on the state of software security in Asia Pacific
"While the benefits of software are obvious, this proliferation also creates a massive and ever-evolving attack surface,” says Checkmarx A/NZ country manager Raygan Flores.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Who is ThousandEyes?
ThousandEyes is a network intelligence company headquartered in the United States, and operates worldwide. Cisco recently announced plans to acquire ThousandEyes.
HPE to acquire SD-WAN firm Silver Peak for US$925 million
The deal will enable HPE to couple its Aruba Edge Services platform with Silver Peak’s software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) platform.
CareAR integrates AR support solution with ServiceNow
CareAR is an augmented reality visual support platform that helps enterprises add AR capabilities to their service experience.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Aussie Broadband talks workplace diversity
In this interview, we speak with Aussie Broadband's general manager of corporate affairs, Janet Granger-Wilcox about workplace diversity and inclusion (D&I).
Architecting hybrid IT and edge for digital advantage
Enterprises can create a low-latency architecture with private connections that bypass the internet entirely. The end result? Better reliability.
Time to take responsibility: E-waste - a global crisis
e-Waste is the world’s fastest-growing domestic waste stream, fueled by consumption rates of equipment, short life cycles, and few options for repair.
Business climate stabilising for tech companies following COVID crisis - report
The survey shows technology companies are continuing to see customer interest in cybersecurity, cloud computing and other areas.
The role security culture plays in any successful business
In a recent survey, 74% Asia Pacific IT and business leaders surveyed declare that security culture is essential to a successful business.
Closing the cloud skills gap: How certification can maximise cloud investments & keep staff happy
You probably wouldn’t buy an expensive computer program if you didn’t know how to use it. Yet so many organisations invest in costly cloud programs, without having the necessary skills and training on board to make the most of the program.
NFV touted as go-to method of simplifying corporate networks
Enterprises outline their considerations in this study, built on evidence from those directly involved with building a strong networking infrastructure.
Employers to allow staff to continue working remotely - Gartner
“As business leaders plan and execute reopening of their workplaces, they are evaluating more permanent remote working arrangements as a way to meet employee expectations and to build more resilient business operations.”
Y Soft announces cloud-based print management services
The two new solutions provide solutions for either enterprise or SMB scale organisations looking to take print management off-premise.
Skillsoft launches new leadership focused online learning resource
Skillsoft has launched a new series of online learning resources designed to help people with leadership development, with a particular focus on digital leadership skills required to be successful in today’s fast-changing world.
A/NZ partners win big at Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards
Microsoft’s annual Partner of the Year Awards have this year recognised several Australia and New Zealand partners for their achievements within the partner ecosystem.
Lenovo launches newest ThinkCentre nano range
The range has taken the ‘nano’ approach to form factors, releasing a range of ultra-small products suited for the modern workplace.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Who is Aussie Broadband?
We speak with Aussie Broadband's general manager of sales, Aaron O'Keeffe, about Aussie Broadband and key business milestones.