Research stories - Page 3
Cybercrime becomes most common form of fraud in UK
PwC's study has found for the first time ever cybercrime has become the most common form of fraud with nearly a quarter resulting in a loss of £700k.
Are UK councils prioritising data collection over security?
A slamming report found 1 in 4 UK councils experienced a security breach in the last 5 years and more than half didn't even report the incident.
LPWAN market about to boom, hand-in-hand with IoT - IDC NZ
The low power WAN market is about to get competitive thanks to the rise of IoT, according to a new IDC NZ report.
La Trobe appoints esteemed expert Jill Slaw as Cyber Chair
La Trobe University cybersecurity professor Jill Slay is now the La Trobe University Optus Cyber Chair.
Samsung tops smartphone shipments in 2017 despite Apple claiming Q4 - IDC
An IDC report has shown that Samsung’s smartphone shipments took a dive in Q4, letting Apple take the top spot but only for that quarter.
Why Australia leads the world on automation and emerging technologies
ServiceNow's David Oakley breaks down a global survey which found that Aussie CIO's are leading the way for adoption of new technology.
Cloud workloads at risk from security, management and compliance failings – research
Over 33% of respondents reported that data is only partially encrypted in the cloud, and 39% admitted to not having unbroken security audit trails.
SMEs should use Xmas slowdown to plan and reflect – Xero
28% of businesses don’t have any provision in place for when times get tough, with another six percent unsure of what they’d do in tough times.
Surprising optimism in the face of the AI revolution
A recent study reveals that supplying relevant training is the key to successful AI integration.
2017’s threat landscape report shows ransomware epidemic
Cyberthreats have changed significantly in 2017 - Bitdefender's annual report shows one in six spam emails now contain some form of ransomware.
CASE STUDY: The digital transformation journeys of leading AU companies
Interactive conducted a case study that delves into the digital transformation experiences of thought leaders from across AU's business landscape.
Optus Business dedicates $3.5m to Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre
Optus Business has announced that it will invest $3.5 million into Australia’s Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre (CRC).
Research: how to respond to changing customer expectations
Having an effective omnichannel digital marketing approach is incredibly important for keeping up with the increasingly insatiable demands of modern customers.
Edge computing market forecasted to be worth US$6bil by 2022
Telecommunications and IT verticals are expected to contribute to the largest market share for the forecasted period.
Vanson Bourne survey reveals huge global AI investment
The survey indicates that 80% of enterprises are investing in AI, but 1 in 3 business leaders believe their company could do better.
ANU establishes Australia's first 'Cyber Institute'
"The institute has in its DNA a deep appreciation of the technical and social expertise needed to tackle cyber security, resilience, risk & strategy."
Aussies leading the way in machine learning adoption
ServiceNow's “Global CIO Point of View” study reveals that 57% of Australian CIOs rate their organisation’s use of machine learning as mature.
Study: Oracle says IaaS proving critical for Aussie businesses
A global survey of 1,610 IT professionals, commissioned by Oracle and Longitude research, shows IaaS to be crucial in local markets.
Alibaba to invest more than $15b in new global research program
At its launch, Alibaba will be opening seven research labs in China, the US, Russia, Israel and Singapore with more than $15b invested.
Study: Schneider Electric says Aussie edge market growing
The study shows one in three Aussie businesses are expected to adopt an edge computing strategy by 2018.
IDC names CA Technologies a Leader for Agile PPM
CA’s combination of Agile and PPM solutions gives organisations clear visibility into the status of their investments.
Global IT spend to increase to $3.7 trillion in 2018 - Gartner
The research and analysis company says communications services continue to drive the majority of spending.
Gartner survey shows CIO role to be fundamentally changing
The global research gathered data from a record number of 3,160 CIO respondents in 98 countries and all major industries.
Bluewolf report shows Aussies slow in AI adoption
The company says just 33% of Australian business professionals surveyed said they expect to increase their current AI investment.