Acronis mobilises the home office in the remote working age
One of the biggest changes for Acronis, like many companies, is the transition that allows all employees to work from home.
COVID-19: How to keep your workforce remotely and securely connected
Techday introduces RemoteWorkerTech Asia site
Synnex signs on Chrome OS transformation vendor
DXC Tech to bring mental health tech to mining, oil and gas workers
Hands-on review: ASUS ZenScreen Go MB16AP
Google offers Hangouts features for free in midst of COVID-19
AIIA launches remote-working portal with support of Federal Government
The portal will provide information around teleworking technologies such as tele and video conferencing, virtual meetings and events as well as other remote business services that can be deployed at home, enabling business continuity.
Server market and ESS revenues slump as COVID-19 spreads - IDC
The enterprise storage systems market as well as server markets will see declines in the first two quarters of 2020, but are expected to recover near the end of the year, according to IDC.
Frost & Sullivan delves deep into authentication
rost & Sullivan examines the considerations an organisation must take into account when formulating its authentication strategy.
How our publisher harnessed machine learning to overhaul Techday websites
Our publisher, Sean Mitchell, went to CoderSchool in Ho Chi Minh City to learn how to implement machine learning into Techday.
Data visualisation tech in medicine to see major growth
Analysis of industry data indicates expenditure on big data analytics in healthcare is estimated to see a compound annual growth rate of over 19% between now and 2027.
Dicker Data A/NZ open for business as countries face lockdown
Dicker Data’s founder and CEO David Dicker says the company is open for business and fully operational as Australia and New Zealand prepare for country-wide lockdowns.
Emerging technologies present big opportunities – but know the risks
Adopting cloud, AI and IoT can bring a boost to your business. But being informed of the risks is crucial when implementing digital transformation tech.
Versa named top pure-play SD-WAN vendor
DellOro Group ranked Versa as the number three overall SD-WAN vendor, based on 2019 worldwide revenue.
Take advantage of free multi-factor authentication as you work remotely
Cybersecurity is shaping up to be one of the most important areas to consider while working from home. Leverage biometrics and password authentication for free with RSA.
BlackLine receives high praise from Gartner and customers
“From our view, it is extremely gratifying to see that so many of our valued customers are benefiting from the collaborative accounting experience we provide and have true ROI to show after using BlackLine to modernise their finance and accounting organisations.”
New solution shines light on Dark Web credential trading
The Kaseya-owned Spanning Cloud Apps has released software that monitors the Dark Web for compromised Office 365 credentials.
NTT named as a Leader in IDC managed security services report
NTT Ltd has been named as a Leader in IDC’s Marketscape: Asia/Pacific Managed Security Services 2020 Vendor Assessment
Commvault adds AWS B&R among new capabilities
Also enhances Oracle and SQL database migration capabilities and adds integration with ServiceNow SaaS platform.
InterSystems named Peer Insights Customers’ Choice
For the second time, InterSystems is a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Operational Database Management Systems.
Avnet brings Mipsology FPGA deep learning to APAC
This agreement extends Avnet’s IoT ecosystem, bringing Mipsology’s deep learning inference acceleration solution to its customers.
SailPoint Peer Insights Choice for identity management
SailPoint is the only vendor to receive the ‘Customers’ Choice’ distinction in the Identity Governance and Administration segment.
City of Melbourne announces financial package for SMEs to migrate online
The grants would allow for businesses to quickly adapt to the new normal of remote working - offering products online, providing services virtually and offering take-away and delivery of goods.
AR and VR shipments slow due to COVID-19 pandemic
Key findings are that it will cause manufacturing delays, reduce the overall demand and at the same time increase enterprise and consumer demand while more businesses and individuals look to invest in telepresence and content.
Interview: Barracuda decision-makers discuss public cloud security
Last month, Barracuda released a report outlining the security barriers organisations must overcome to adopt the public cloud, as studies reveal that security was the top concern for such organisations.
The ghost in the machine that maximizes uptime
Intel MFP uses machine learning to improve the performance and reliability of server memory to predict potential failures and prevent downtime.
Zscaler appoints Asia Pacific director of transformation strategy
“As our first ever director of transformation strategy for Asia Pacific, Sudip brings exceptional regional market knowledge to Zscaler as well as experience with cloud IT deployments."
BlackBerry offers comms solutions free for 60 days
BlackBerry Desktop, SecuSUITE for Government, AtHoc and Protect are all available for enterprises in need of secure communications.
Lenovo announces new edge and Azure cloud-tiering solutions
The solutions, say DCG, were designed in response to the ever-increasing number of connected IoT devices and the masses of data this creates from edge to the core.
UN telecommunications agency launches global platform to fortify countries' networks
The platform set out by the ITU today aims to assist policy-makers, regulators and telecommunication companies by sharing ‘best practices and initiatives put in place during the COVID-19 crisis'.
Forrester's guide to staying savvy in the world of COVID-19
Remote working, charting business outlook and CX are covered in this piece filled with advice for operating in the world of the pandemic.
Google's 12 remote working tips for better productivity
We've compiled Google's top tips for remote working in 2020.
All the winners from Microsoft's 20/20 security awards
Security partners across 16 categories were recognised at the inaugural 20/20 partner awards.
NVIDIA expands licences for vGPU trial to 500
vGPU software creates virtual GPUs that can be shared and allocated between multiple virtual machines for remote workers.
Smart speaker market continues to grow - report
“Markets [in which] smart speakers are booming saw the most significant year-on-year growth.”
Global smartphone production to fall 30% due to COVID-19 pandemic
Ripples from China will be felt on a global level, says ABI Research.
Organisations take cloud-first approach to security, though concerns remain
"While the results of this survey show that some security professionals still have concerns, having visibility into cloud services is vital and many organisations are now taking a cloud-first approach to security.”
IDC: decline, not growth, for APAC IT spending
The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the IT economy hard and IDC says that pessimistic scenarios are now playing out – and may get worse.
Deep learning seeing widespread adoption in APAC region
As a sub-category of machine learning, deep learning is fast becoming part of mainstream AI deployments – new software to join the likes of Siri, Alexa and Cortana is currently being developed and will likely be introduced in the next few years, says GlobalData.
Okta updates partner programme for 2020
Provides new technical training, accreditation, and marketing and strategy support for partners worldwide.
Samsung's Galaxy Z Flip hits A/NZ this week
It's already available for preorder, and will hit stores on 3 April.
Corporate Australia must invest in smart technology now
Smart technology is playing a critical role in the business community's response to adjusting to new social and industry norms.
Aussies keen to go remote, but businesses may not be prepared
A recent survey has shown that most Australian workers are finding remote work a boon, but businesses need to stay on top of tech to make it work.
Don't wait for a breach - modernise authentication now
Learn more about the critical elements of any access decision.
Arkadin relaunches as NTT’s cloud communications division
The division will continue to work with organisations to provide collaboration solutions, which in the recent climate is more important than ever.
Lexmark cloud printing now available to A/NZ partners
CPM product launch reflects a customer centric offering, with a focus on ease of use, document security and cost control.
Cyber-worries delaying move to digital, says Deloitte
The report, commissioned by VMware, states that the Asia Pacific is delaying digitalisation due to fear of cyber-attacks.
Genesys awards QPC APAC Partner of the Year 2019
Genesys makes contact centre software free for 90 days and QPC offers free services to support implementation to help customers transition to remote.