SME stories - Page 2
Westpac NZ collaborates with local AI startup
“Banking relationships are critical to SMEs and we look forward to working with Westpac to help serve their customers.”
Haymarket HQ to help Aussie businesses get China-ready
With the help of Alibaba Cloud and other partners, Haymarket HQ will provide guidance for Aussies who want to break into the Chinese market.
Why the adoption of SAP is growing among SMEs
Small and medium scale enterprises are emerging as lucrative end users for SAP.
Govt forms Small Business Council to drive SME growth
"I want to make sure SMEs are well placed to maximise future opportunities and play their part in helping create a sustainable economy."
Reckon unveils web-based point of sale for SMEs
Reckon Cloud POS will enable small businesses to track sales, manage inventory and run reports on any device.
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.
NSP & Extreme Networks - two powerhouses ramping up NZ's cyber security market
What do Super Bowl XLVIII, the London Exchange, and a number of New Zealand’s largest City Councils have in common?
Telecom Managed Services Market - 22 billion by 2022, report says
The predicted growth of SMEs is expected to be the highest growth rate in the Telecom Managed Services Market during the forecast period.
More SMEs back tighter immigration laws despite skill shortages
Worries about the impact on public services and housing are likely behind the current high level of concern.
Threat or opportunity? Digital disruption divides SME sector
The split between those who see it as a threat compared to an opportunity points to a lack of understanding.
Reckon ups accounting ante with strategic match up
"We’re confident that OFX will help Reckon customers become more informed and reduce their costs."
Google, disruption, game-changing ideas: Spark's Innovation Month keynotes announced
Spark Lab’s Innovation Month will see innovative and successful characters arrive in NZ to share experiences and insights with local businesses.
How do NZ's SMEs really feel about cyber security, connectivity and more?
“By making it easy as possible for businesses in every sector to adopt the newest technologies, NZ’s economy will become even more competitive."
SMEs need to up their security game or risk becoming a target
“It will be interesting to look at these numbers in a year’s time and see whether the SMEs are stepping up their security spend, and why."
MYOB: It's out with paper, in with online GST services for Kiwi SMEs
According to MYOB, this is the first e-GST service for New Zealanders, and is the result of working with the IRD for several months.
Kiwi companies invest in R&D and innovation, new survey finds
“Research and Development activity is crucial for creating a strong and diversified economy, and moving into higher value products and services."
Emerson brings SmartCabinet to Australia and New Zealand
“The explosion of cloud and Internet-based data has prompted more organisations to move their infrastructure towards the network edge."
CommArc first Kiwi company to achieve Veeam platinum partner status
CommArc Consulting has become the first New Zealand company to achieve platinum partner status in the Veeam’s Cloud & Service Provider Programme.
Network security market grows rapidly in APAC region
High adoption of BYOD policies and cloud computing in the APAC region will aid the growth of the global network security market through to 2019.
ReachLocal snaps up three local Google SME partner awards
ReachLocal, the online digital marketing system, has won three Google Australia/New Zealand premier SME partner awards.
The world is changing... and it’s not all bad, folks
“Right now, NZ's potentially slipping into the mid-stream. What we need to do is be mindful of what our competitive advantage will be in the future."
Check Point looks to help the little guy with latest security offering
Check Point has released new appliances designed to help SMBs stand up against sophisticated cyber criminals and zero-day threats.
Big changes taking place in the SME NAS market
Hybrid storage arrays, increased use of flash storage, cloud-based NAS and big data analytics are significantly impacting the SMB NAS market.
Data breaches cost SMEs more than money
"A data breach could be far worse financially for SMEs, due to the often more personal relationship that they have with their customers."