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.
HP's new OMEN desktop PC to feature NVIDIA 30XX GPUs
How reckless email behaviour can almost sink a company
Two MSPs form symbiotic partnership
Nutanix announces partner award winners
Metallic adds data management and GDPR compliance
Microsoft launches program to help people with disabilities excel in tech
Video: 10 Minute IT Jam – Who is Nintex?
Nintex is a global heavyweight in in the field of process automation.
QNAP new rackmount NAS designed for hybrid cloud
The quad-core TS-x32PXU series rackmount NAS includes dual 10GbE SFP+ and dual 2.5GbE for hybrid cloud environments.
Hands-on review: Gigabyte Aorus G27QC and G27FC 27” gaming monitors
Chances are that the cool flat-screen that you purchased to replace the CRT screen that you pilfered from work back in 2005 is way past its prime.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is CrowdStrike?
Today, Techday speaks to CrowdStrike ANZ channel director Luke Francis about the company's key products and offerings, its upcoming annual security conference, and the infrastructure it leverages in the A/NZ region.
Sophos named mobile security Leader in IDC MarketScape
Sophos Intercept X for Mobile has capabilities in protecting Android, iOS and Chrome OS users from known and never before seen mobile threats.
The villain lurking in your PC - a cautionary tale
There’s likely something in your desktop PC just waiting to ruin your day.
Work from home demand sees Australian PC market flourish
“The commercial market saw huge demand as businesses, government, and students all moved to working from home and online learning."
Put the pedal to the metal on the road to automation
Forrester data indicates that process automation was a strategic initiative for many organizations before COVID and remains so after. Catch this webinar to learn more about automation.
Unleash the intelligent way to automate at Pega Discover – Intelligent Automation
Find out how the world’s largest brands are accelerating business and simplifying systems in this two-hour, interactive virtual event. By the end you’ll be primed to start getting business done smarter and faster while scaling toward your biggest business goals. Register Now.
Phishing campaigns aren't stopping - but neither are their opponents
COVID-19 is presenting the perfect opportunity to cyber attackers to mount potentially devastating spear-phishing campaigns against organisations via their remote workers. Learn how to fight back.
VR headset market set for growth despite short-term COVID decline
Virtual reality is starting to mature and reach a broader audience.
Microsoft commercial cloud revenue up 30%, bigger than Google and IBM combined
For the first time this year, annual commercial cloud revenue exceeded $50 billion.
Rhipe acquires Kiwi services provider Parallo
The purchase includes Parallo’s products, solutions, assets and IP, such as the Parallo Automation Library. Parallo’s 25 employees will also join Rhipe.
AVR Lab named exclusive distributor for AR glasses OEM
The company has been appointed as the exclusive distributor of Vuzix smart glasses products to the Australian and New Zealand markets.
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.
Vectra and Exclusive Networks sign partnership to integrate NDR tech
Vectra, which leverages network detection and response (NDR) technology, will integrate into Exclusive Networks’ current EDR and SIEM offerings, reducing the chance that attackers can operate on a network and achieve what they are trying to do.
Cambium Networks' "breakthrough" in 60 GHz fixed wireless broadband
The technology can deliver ‘fibre-like’ internet speeds at a lower cost and faster time to market than last-mile wired networks.
74% of APAC IT leaders say security culture is essential to business success
You can join these leaders in designing security awareness and training with your employees in mind.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jam – Who is Cohesity?
If you could pick two words to describe Cohesity, ‘data management’ fit very well.
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.
Global 5G smartphone shipments to reach 278 million in 2020
“Smartphone vendors have relentlessly pushed new product launches, as well as online marketing and sales during the post-lockdown period."
Revealed: A competitive assessment of colocation vendors
Interconnection plus colocation is essential to remove the distance between users, cloud services, ecosystem partners and customers for higher performance and lower network latency. Here is an assessment of 9
The innumerable benefits of AI for businesses
Today, AI is serving almost every industry. From finance to medical, there is no business that can’t benefit from these new systems. Here’s what it can do for your business.
Lenovo DCG releases agility-focused HCI and cloud solutions
Lenovo is addressing the rise of remote work by delivering an open platform of HCI solutions in partnership with Nutanix, Microsoft and VMWare.
Intelligent Automation – accelerate today and automate for tomorrow
It’s a message that encapsulates the benefits of productivity and innovation, by letting technology take care of menial tasks and giving valuable time back to every business.
OpenIQ brings MaxContact contact centre solution to Oz
The combination will help Australian telephony vendors and resellers make an easy and cost-effective transition to cloud telephony.
No slowing for collab-tech as Kiwis embrace hybrid working
Technology investment and adoption is a top focus for New Zealand firms post-COVID-19, new Poly research reveals.
APAC network-attached storage revenue to reach $8.9 billion
Network attached storage has emerged as a viable alternative to the traditional storage mechanism in the Asia Pacific.
Ericsson bolsters 5G portfolio with $1.1b Cradlepoint buyout
Ericsson will acquire Cradlepoint to create greater market share in the enterprise 5G space, boosting Ericsson’s existing 5G portfolio that includes IoT and enterprise network solutions.
Thales: A/NZ cybersecurity approach more talk than action
“While some organisations are talking a good story … predicted spending shows that most have the wrong focus.”
Application management revenue to reach $21.5bn across APAC
"Application management will be among the primary requirements of enterprises."
Five security trends shaping the world in 2020
MSPs need to be especially aggressive and proactive in countering the threat of ransomware. Look for weak points in a client’s network. If you don’t find them, hackers will. Passwords are a common entry point.
Exclusive Networks welcomes new CEO Jesper Trolle
Trolle, who is replacing outgoing CEO Olivier Breittmayer, joins Exclusive Networks from ECS Arrow Electronics.
Hands-on review: PNY HP flash drives
PNY sent over a selection of their new HP authorised flash drives for us to put through their paces.
CrowdStrike integrates with ServiceNow program to bolster incident response
As part of the move, users can now integrate device data from the CrowdStrike Falcon platform into their incident response process, allowing for the improvement of both the security and IT operation outcomes.
Fortinet’s ‘zero trust’ approach redefining security
Cornelius Mare, Fortinet A/NZ Director, Security Solutions, explains why taking a ‘zero trust network access’ approach to cybersecurity requires fully-integrated and comprehensive security services and policies.
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.
Silver Peak releases latest CDP program for global partners
The new program allows select partners to resell and deploy the Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN edge platform to support customer WAN and security transformation initiatives.
New AI speech technology for contact centres lands in A/NZ
The contact centre enhancement, Oration, combines an artificial intelligence language interpreter with advanced speech recognition.
Apple unveils two new iPads, including new iPad Air
The products were revealed this morning at the company’s annual September event, along with several other new offerings like the Apple Watch Series 6 and the Apple One subscription service.
Check Point acquires Odo Security to bolster remote security offering
The deal will integrate Odo’s remote access software with Check Point’s Inifinity architecture, bolstering the latter company’s remote security capabilities in a time where working and learning from home has become the norm, and looks to largely remain that way in the near future.
Veeam named Nutanix Go-To-Market Partner of the Year
Veeam collaborated with Nutanix to deliver availability for applications and data running on Nutanix Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV) with Veeam Backup for Nutanix AHV.
A sneak peek at HP's new line of laptops, PCs, monitors & printers
HP’s vision for its new range of PCs, printers and services is to make remote working ‘as productive, connected, and secure as possible’ as businesses adopt hybrid workplaces.