Business Intelligence / BI
Digital Transformation / DX
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Ping Identity onboards Sydney-based Ascention as latest AU MSP
The appointment as VAR and MSP will enable Ascention to resell Ping Identity's services and solutions as part of its own data management solution.
PwC helps businesses innovate for the digital future
Innovation can be challenging - the right people need to be in the right roles, and they must all be working towards a common goal.
Omdia lowers revenue forecast for server shipments amid supply chain struggles
Despite struggles, there has been a rise in the number of server shipments with ARM CPUs, Omdia reports.
LogMeIn spins out LastPass as standalone company
LogMeIn says it plans to invest further in LastPass, particularly across the go-to-market functions, engineering, and the overall customer experience.
Sitecore ramps up 'ambitious' growth plans in APJ with new hire
Asia-Pacific and Japan president Joey Lim will lead Sitecore's APAC operations and strengthen the company's regional presence.
University of Waikato says it's 'game on' for esports
In what might just be a New Zealand first, budding esports stars can now study this booming industry as part of their university degrees.
Business Intelligence / BI
Sisense fuses data analytics with tools including Python and SQL
Business intelligence firm Sisense sees a future in analytics and code-first functionality.
Google Cloud taps former Microsoft exec as Singapore & Malaysia lead
Sherie Ng will lead revenue growth and the go-to market strategy for both the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Google Workspace.
Neo4j builds out ASEAN presence of graph data tech with four new partners
The partnerships aim to extend coverage in the region and meet the demand for graph data platforms required for enterprise innovation and transformation.
Globalization Partners launches global recruitment platform
The platform will leverage the company’s recruitment partner network in an effort to provide organisations with a global talent pool.
Scams leave nasty bite & Australians $33m out of pocket in November
Investment scams increased a mild 8% on the previous month but the amount of money lost almost doubled.
Climate change 2021: Corporates leaned into sustainability and took it beyond politics
Sustainable business practices are no longer just a nice thing to aim for. For tomorrow’s companies, they’ll be the cost of admission.
Digital trade in APAC to enter 'golden age' over next three years - Deloitte report
Digital trade across Asia Pacific will be more digitalised and more sustainable as more small and micro businesses play a major role in driving cross-border trade.
Artificial Intelligence / AI
Entries open for 2022 Australasian Women in AI Awards
“These awards are held to recognise and celebrate the incredible work of women in AI across our region."
Moochies Connect Phone Watch to help parents keep track of their kids
“The idea isn’t constant tracking of your child, but rather providing a layer of assurance for those times when a child might test the limits of their freedom."
Delivering operational advantages in hyperscale data centers with high power generators
Hperscale data centers operators in Southeast Asia deploying 4MW gensets can secure multiple operational benefits, while delivering reliable backup power on demand.
Boomi appoints former Everbridge chief as new CEO
David Meredith will take over the role at the end of January, replacing retiring CEO Chris McNabb.
Worldwide market for smart home devices holds steady amid disruption
The worldwide market for smart home devices such as smart TVs and speakers has risen 10.3% year over year in the third quarter of 2021, according to new figures from IDC.
Tencent Cloud arms enterprises with tools to explore China market
“The solutions aim to provide protection for niche cloud deployments, including those used for gaming, e-commerce, live broadcast operations and finance," the company states.
The biggest news for developers from OutSystems Developer Conference 2021
OSDC may have wrapped up, but the event’s lasting legacy will continue to inspire developers for endless builds to come.
Selling confidence in the boardroom – a guide for CISOs
Today’s board members need to be kept in the loop with regular briefings. They need to know if they have an adequate security budget and are spending it in ways that best mitigate risk.
Govt to ease border restrictions for 600 skilled tech workers
“We’re carefully targeting areas of the sector where industry has highlighted a clear need for overseas talent including, software development, product managers, cybersecurity and interactive media.”
Auckland DHB to revamp patient administration system next year
The DHB aims to replace three of its patient management systems with a single system with the aim of streamlining business processes and workflows.
Cryptocurrrency: The next big thing Australia's banks need to keep an eye on
Banks should keep a finger on the pulse of the growing demand for cryptocurrency services, according to a global study by Visa.