Industry insider news for Australia's technology resellers
Nyriad and Datacom sign agreement to bring AI-ready storage to AU
Nyriad has signed an exclusive agreement with Datacom to develop and deploy a next-generation computational storage solution to the Australian market.
Logicalis makes move on Australia with CNI acquisition
The Australian operation of the group, Thomas Duryea Logicalis is confident the acquisition will bolster is hybrid IT abilities.
Harness the power of the GPU with QNAP NAS
The new TS-x77XU rackmount NAS series lets your organisation tap into the potential of the most demanding virtualisations and AI/machine learning.
Whitepaper: How MSPs can escape technology's all-too-familiar Catch-22
Managed service providers may be hurting themselves by relying on technology platforms that are ‘good enough'.
Whitepaper: An inside look at the benefits of cloud
"Cloud computing is revolutionising business, enabling organisations to move faster, spend less and deliver greater value."
The six golden keys to successful identity assurance
When someone tries to access your internal systems, how can you be sure a user is who they claim to be?
MSP regulations are growing in number and severity – here’s a compliance guide
The growing number of cybersecurity breaches around the world has seen mounting pressure placed on MSPs for compliance.
E-Book: Building applications just got simpler
When it comes to end user's expectations for applications, there seems to be no limits. Now, you live up to them without having to be a coding mastermind.
Why the term ‘VAR’ no longer makes sense
A Gartner expert weighs in on VAR consolidation and muses over whether the term ‘value-added reseller’ still has any relevance.
Ruckus and Easyweb to roll out free WiFi across NT
Once implemented, this project will help improve the ability of local businesses to advertise tours and services.
Blupeak scores distie deal with EMPR
This is Blupeaks second distribution deal in under a week as it partners with EMPR to distribute its products across A/NZ.
TechOne donates over $260k to alleviate youth poverty
TechnologyOne has donated more than a quarter of a million dollars to its charity partners to benefit youth development across Australian communities.
IDC’s 2018 Aussie DX award-winner
Brisbane’s Chief Digital Officer wins 2018 “Digital Leader of the Year” in IDC’s Digital Transformation Awards (DXa) for Australia.
Zoom expands platform to create a cohesive UC solution
Zoom has announced a raft of new features that will allow companies to use Zoom for all of their communications needs.
Four big channel announcements from Commvault
The Command Centre, an -aaS portfolio, a new partnership, and two new cloud-ready appliances.
Gartner - 70% of AI for digital commerce projects succeed
As AI adoption continues to grow, a recent Gartner survey shows that in digital commerce organisation projects are succeeding at a massive rate.
Pure Storage opens new A/NZ HQ in Melbourne
Storage leader cuts the ribbon on new A/NZ headquarters, affirms its commitment to the region.
Gartner - APAC PC shipments showing growth
“The PC market continued to be driven by steady corporate PC demand, which was driven by Windows 10 PC hardware upgrades.”
Frost & Sullivan: Pulse Secure among best NACs for SMB to large enterprise
The recent Frost and Sullivan 2018 Network Access Control (NAC) Market, Global, Forecast to 2022 report states that network visibility is critical.
NVIDIA’s new GPU-acceleration platform for machine learning
NVIDIA’s new open source RAPIDS offering gives performance boost to end-to-end predictive data analytics.
IBM integrates NVIDIA’s RAPIDS for machine learning
NVIDIA’s open source RAPIDS software will help bring GPU acceleration capabilities to IBM’s offerings.
Carbon Black announces enhanced cloud security offering
The Cb ThreatHunter announcement was made from the company’s annual user conference #CbConnect18 in New York.
Lenovo's DaaS customer portfolio expands in AU
Lenovo DaaS is a fully-managed subscription model combining hardware, services and finance into a single managed services contract.
SMBs cling to older PCs and hefty repair bills
If your work PCs and devices are more than four years old, you might be spending more money on maintenance than you would spend on buying an entirely new device fleet.
HPE launches hybrid cloud tools for SMBs
HPE now provides a helping hand for small and medium businesses that are aiming for the cloud.
NEXTDC and Alibaba Cloud cosy up to open Asia for AU
The two companies have announced a partnership which will improve global connectivity within Australia.
VExpress to distribute Premier cloud contact solution
The partnership with Premier Technologies gives VExpress resellers access the Premier Contact Point offering for customer engagement.
4K UHD TV popularity rising, driven by digital services
As streaming services, sporting events and movies are stepping up their HD game, shipping of TVs that support the 4K UHD format are rising in kind.
Synnex expand portfolio even further with Blupeak
The partnership is now active in Australia and looking to be rolled out to New Zealand in the future.
Chinese espionage: Sweating Apple insists breach allegations are ‘not true’
The dust still hasn't settled on the report that caused Supermicro's stocks to collapse, and now Apple is stressing its innocence.
Intel introduces ‘world’s best gaming processor’
Improvement can be seen in the FPS it delivers during demanding games, video editing, as well as general system improvements.
BlueJeans goes in-browser with conferencing solutions
Responding to customer feedback, it removes the need for invitees to download an application to jump onto a call.
Rhipe named as first Wiise distributor in Oz
The cloud-exclusive distributor/aggregator has been bolstered by the addition of Wiise’s business management software.
Google shutting down Google+ after covering up privacy bug
Google’s management was aware of the bug but chose not to share it with the public to avoid scrutiny by regulators.
Bye bye Baxter - Rethink Robotics bites the dust
Did we just lose one of the most pioneering robotics companies in the world? According to reports from the Boston Globe and a number of other media outlets, the answer looks to be 'yes'.
Verint takes two Frost & Sullivan honours
In Frost & Sullivan’s APAC contact centre app report, Verint led all vendors, ranking top among 40 companies included in the analysis.