Google Cloud and Vodafone expand partnership
The new deal will facilitate the creation of a new integrated data platform which can move data from multiple systems into the cloud.
How 7 Eleven responded to Covid-19 using technology
Bentley Systems acquires sensemetrics and Vista Data Vision, boosts IoT capabilities
HPE Storage hones in on cloud-native, software-defined data services
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OVHcloud launches new solutions for Australian market
Australians would rather quit than give up remote working, report finds
Hands-on review: Huawei Band 6 and FreeBuds 4i
For the past few weeks, I’ve been going about my life with a grin on my face, thanks to these devices.
Getac updates rugged K120 tablet for businesses in 'challenging' industries
The K120 now features an 11th generation Intel quad-core processor (i5 or i7), as well as Iris Xe graphics, 16GB memory, and more.
In brief: The top announcements from Adobe Summit 2021
“The pandemic has shown that brands that put a laser focus on customer experience management come out in front," says Adobe's Anil Chakravarthy.
Jamf rolls out same-day support for new Apple OS rollouts
“Organisations should not be limited in their ability to deploy the latest Apple technology based on what their vendors can support.”
Cloud infrastructure spend exceeded $40 billion in Q1 2021 — report
“Cloud emerged as a winner across all sectors over the last year, basically since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and the implementation of lockdowns."
Bang & Olufsen's latest connected speaker screams 'premium' design
We found one Australian audio retailer selling a pair for AU$18,300. We hope they’re worth the price.
Major shift in smartphone market - Huawei drops out, Samsung regains top spot
A major shift is occurring amongst the top smartphone vendors as the market continues its recovery.
Dell Technologies partners with SecureWorks for new security service
The new Dell Technologies Managed Detection and Response powered by Secureworks TaegisXDR provides 24/7 security across endpoint devices, data centre networks and cloud environments.
Hackers hit Apple with ransomware, MacBook design files exposed
Hackers are attempting to extort Apple in exchange for not leaking stolen files.
Gartner predicts boom in hyperautomation technologies
The global market for tools and technologies that enable hyperautomation will reach $532.4 billion this year and will total $596.6 billion in 2022.
Juniper Networks Australia posts modest profit in 2020
The company also acknowledges the negative impact of COVID-19 on its operations.
Adobe makes its mark on digital healthcare innovation
"With every business now a digital business, healthcare organisations rely on digital channels to reach customers with critical information and services in real-time."
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Google Cloud launches region picker tool for customers
The region picker is one way of partnering with customers to decrease carbon emissions, boost renewable energy usage and improve infrastructure sustainability.
Hands-on review: Intel 11th-Gen Core i9-11900K and Core i5-11600K
Intel’s 11th Gen Core S-series desktop processors, code-named Rocket Lake-S are now in the wild.
Rubrik and NetApp extend partnership, offer greater data management solutions
“This extended partnership is game changing for our partners and customers because we will have the ability to offer Rubrik’s modern data protection on top of our industry leading systems, software, and cloud service solutions."
Model N and Channelnomics partner to empower channel performance
Built on joint engagements with global high-tech companies, the partnership will pair Model N's channel solutions with intelligence, planning guidance, assessments and feedback from Channelnomics.
CIOs take on more responsibility for DX - Adobe survey
CIOs are now dealing with improving customer experiences, as well as the tools and frameworks to help capture, convert, and glean insights from customer data.
IT Glue and TruMethods work to better serve MSPs
The aim of the collaboration is to deliver the most powerful, high-value virtual CIO (vCIO) software platform to allow MSPs to build more strategic relationships with their customers, the company states.
Snowflake completes IRAP assessment, looks to enable Aus Govt
“The completion of the IRAP assessment now allows Snowflake to work with all Australian Government agencies since many departments require the protected status to have been reached."
Alibaba Group ranks third in global IaaS market, first in APAC
"We believe the report is also a recognition of our increased efforts in the education sector to help schools continue their lessons during the coronavirus outbreak via leveraging our digital-learning solutions.”
Equinix expands private network access to Azure across six new markets
"We’re helping companies get cloud ready by accelerating their hybrid cloud transformations," says Equinix SVP.
Working capital finance: what is it and how to apply
Working capital finance can help uncork the bottleneck many businesses face – inadequate cash flow – without causing headaches later down the line.
Red Hat to release Enterprise Linux version 8.4
Red Hat, has introduced new capabilities and enhancements to its enterprise Linux platform, which it says will further Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a foundation for the open hybrid cloud for data centres and edge deployments.
Hands-on review: EPOS H3 wired gaming headset
EPOS has launched its first gaming headset, the H3, marketed solely under its own brand.
Why Laminar Communications is all-a-chatter about messaging app LamChat
“We built our own messaging app to ensure it connects with our server. We used open-source code where possible and the programmers are people who live in Brisbane.”
ManageEngine launches new MSP offering to help boost productivity
ManageEngine has launched RMM Central, a unified remote monitoring and management solution for managed service providers (MSPs).
HP extends Amplify channel partner programme to retailers worldwide
HP says the program is designed to turn analytics into insights, encourage innovation, and reward partners for performance, collaboration, and capabilities.
Rubrik deploys data protection on Microsoft Azure
"The availability of Rubrik solutions on the Azure Marketplace makes it easier for customers to acquire and deploy quickly, no matter where they are on their cloud adoption journey."
Jabra announces two new additions to PanaCast camera range
The new lineup includes the PanaCast 50 intelligent video bar and the PanaCast 20 intelligent personal camera.
Chromebook and tablet vendors posting record first-quarter numbers
Chromebook and tablet vendors are posting record first-quarter shipment numbers, according to the latest data from Canalys.
Infosys and Deakin join forces for strategic engagement in research, innovation and skill development
"This collaboration has a particular focus on bringing innovative energy, utilities and smart manufacturing solutions to market."
Hands-on review: Samsung Galaxy A52
If you’re on a budget but don’t want to sacrifice all the features present in a top-tier phone, the Samsung A52 is a good investment.
Konica Minolta receives a red dot award for its AccurioPress C14000 series production press
Technology company Konica Minolta has received a red dot award, Product Design 2021 for its AccurioPress C14000 series of production presses.
Fortinet: Reduce risk with consistent security
Cornelius Mare, Fortinet A/NZ Director, Security Solutions, explains how consistent security can reduce risk whilst streamlining NOC/SOC operations and minimising costs.
A comprehensive guide to project management
Statistics show that lacking clear goals is the most common cause of project failures in business, underscoring the vital need for project management skills.
Forrester finds Alibaba Cloud a leader in FaaS
“We believe Function Compute’s recognition as a leader in Forrester’s evaluation underscores our ongoing commitment to growing our FaaS offering and empowering our clients."
With death of third-party cookies on horizon, Adobe provides marketers with alternative
Adobe says adopting a first-party strategy, whereby quality, permission-based data is placed at the centre of customer engagements, is the future.
Advantages of moving to the cloud
There are several reasons why a move into the cloud makes sense for many businesses. Most notably: cost, technical burden, and operations.