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Tom Raynel
Managing Editor
With a passion for Politics, Sport & Technology, Tom is always finding something new to invest his time in. Whenever he is not at work, he is diving into the news or watching whatever sport he can. Now living in the city, you can find him trying out new experiences and getting to know his new surroundings.

Stories by Tom

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Adobe MAX London 2024 unveils AI innovations in creative tools
Yesterday
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martech
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ai
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adobe max
Adobe MAX London 2024 showcased AI advancements in creative tools including new features in Adobe Photoshop and Firefly Image, aimed at redefining creative expression.
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Adobe unveils innovative Firefly Image 3 AI model at MAX London
Yesterday
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martech
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creative technologies
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ai
Adobe has unveiled the Firefly Image 3 Foundation Model, a major step forward in genative AI, promising users unprecedented quality and control.
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New Zealand small businesses show job growth, sales lag behind
Yesterday
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digital banking
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accounting systems
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nz
New Zealand's small businesses reported 7% year-on-year job growth in the March quarter, surpassing the long-term average of 3%.
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Adobe unveils advanced creative control in fresh Photoshop update
Yesterday
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creative technologies
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martech
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ai
Adobe's latest Photoshop update unveils heightened creative control with advancements in Generative Fill, creative AI capabilities, and new accountability features.
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Mandiant unveils latest M-Trends 2024 cybersecurity report
Yesterday
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ransomware
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cybersecurity
The 2024 M-Trends report reveals advancements in global organisations' cyber defences, with hackers’ undetected dwell time falling from 16 to 10 days, marking a decade-low.
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Akamai's API Security attains PCI DSS 4.0 compliance
Yesterday
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application security
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compliance
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analyst report
Akamai Technologies' API Security product has achieved PCI DSS 4.0 compliance, enhancing security for businesses storing or processing card data.
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Dell, Hyundai AutoEver & Intel collaborate for AI edge ecosystem growth
Yesterday
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network infrastructure
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ml
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cartech
Dell Technologies teams up with Hyundai AutoEver and Intel to bolster manufacturers' use of AI in enhancing edge data handling.
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HPE Aruba launches high-capacity Wi-Fi 7 access points
Yesterday
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network infrastructure
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encryption
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cloud services
HPE Aruba Networking unveils advanced Wi-Fi 7 access points, providing superior wireless capacity for AI and IoT applications, increased security, and optimal performance.
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academyEX initiates scholarships scheme for those affected by job loss
Yesterday
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micro-credentials
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leadership
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scholarship
academyEX has launched scholarship schemes for redundant workers, aiming to prepare them for future workplace evolution with self-paced learning programmes.
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Anvl highlights AI's role in safety at 2024 Leadership Summit
2 days ago
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big data
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digital transformation
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bi
Anvl, the industry pioneer in AI-aided workplace safety, to preside over a session on AI best practices at the 2024 Safety Leadership Summit in Kansas City.
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Wavelink partners with Orca Security to enhance cloud security
2 days ago
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cloud services
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data protection
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microsoft
Wavelink teams up with Orca Security, pioneering a new agentless cloud security platform to enhance visibility, risk management, and compliance.
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Aqua Security celebrates consecutive year of channel growth
2 days ago
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edutech
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digital transformation
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application security
Aqua Security marks yet another year of substantial channel growth, reinforcing its place as the ultimate choice for service providers and partners.
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Fortinet upscales OT & CI cybersecurity in Asia-Pacific
2 days ago
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firewall
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network security
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iot security
Fortinet boosts operational technology and critical infrastructure cybersecurity measures in Asia-Pacific, appointing Michael Murphy to helm these initiatives.
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ArchTIS secures software contract with Australian security agency
2 days ago
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cybersecurity
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penten
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data solutions
ArchTIS has secured a contract worth AUD $466,840 with an Australian national security agency for their Kojensi software to enable secure collaboration on sensitive data.
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Manhattan Associates boosts retail with omni channel updates
2 days ago
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pos
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cx
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martech
Manhattan Associates unveils major update to its Manhattan Active Omni solution, aimed at redefining retail operations and improving customer engagement.
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Exclusive: What makes HPE's Greenlake solutions stand out
2 days ago
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bi
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big data
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storage
In a rare interview, James Eagleton of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) unveils how their ground-breaking data services are setting the benchmark for innovation in AI and cloud connectivity.
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Exclusive: How SAS is tackling risk management and compliance
2 days ago
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compliance
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ai
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customer service
Innovative analytics and AI company, SAS, led by Chris Schaub, is revolutionising risk management and compliance practices in Australia and New Zealand.
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TREND Networks announces updates LanTEK IV-S software
2 days ago
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network management
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wireless networks
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software updates
TREND Networks has unveiled an update for its LanTEK IV-S cable certifier software, aiming to boost work-flow efficiency and accommodate the latest industry standards.
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LoRa Alliance unveils advanced future development roadmap
2 days ago
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iot
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connectivity
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lpwan
The LoRa Alliance unveils a new roadmap for LoRaWAN, aiming to extend its market reach, simplify implementation, and enhance connectivity for large-scale, low-power IoT solutions.
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Ransomware attacks rise in global food & agriculture sector
2 days ago
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advanced persistent threat protection
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physical security
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cybersecurity
Ransomware attackers are increasingly targeting global food and agriculture, with the sector suffering 167 attacks in 2023, says a report by Food and Ag-ISAC.
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Nexxen partners with VIDAA to bolster Australian TV advertising
2 days ago
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digital entertainment
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toshiba
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tv
Nexxen joins forces with VIDAA, offering Australian advertisers unrivalled access to automatic content recognition (ACR) data, enhancing TV audience targeting.
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SentinelOne implements AI security tech at Australian insurer EML
2 days ago
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data protection
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cybersecurity
SentinelOne extends its reach to Australia through the successful deployment of threat detection solution Singularity at insurance specialist Employers Mutual Limited.
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BeyondTrust's 2024 report reveals top Microsoft vulnerabilities
3 days ago
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cloud services
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microsoft
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advanced persistent threat protection
BeyondTrust's 2024 Microsoft Vulnerabilities Report shows Elevation of Privilege (EoP) dominating the vulnerability class for a fourth year.
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Seagate's ESG report outlines path to carbon neutrality by 2040
3 days ago
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dei
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power / energy
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climate change
Seagate has stepped up its pursuit of full carbon neutrality, boosting the use of renewables in its production and R&D sites alongside continued emphasis on diversity and circularity.