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.
NZ telcos to provide essential repair services using 'no contact' model
Samsung's Galaxy Z Flip hits A/NZ this week
Global smartphone production to fall 30% due to COVID-19 pandemic
Survey reveals challenges facing Kiwis working at home
Four NZ projects named as finalist in IDC's Asia Pacific Smart Cities Awards
Smart speaker market continues to grow - report
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.
DXC Tech to bring mental health tech to mining, oil and gas workers
Has entered a MOU with Australian-born Medibio which uses objective measures to identify depression, anxiety and stress.
Hands-on review: Wacom One graphics tablet
With the current climate encouraging social isolation, I’ve been spending several hours a day searching out and embracing my inner artistic muse.
Wipro invests in Microsoft partnership with dedicated business unit
Wipro has launched a Microsoft Business Unit designed to aid development of solutions for digital transformation. The unit will leverage Microsoft’s enterprise cloud services and will consist of a team of trained and certified Azure consultants and specialists.
Frost & Sullivan delves deep into authentication
rost & Sullivan examines the considerations an organisation must take into account when formulating its authentication strategy.
Google offers Hangouts features for free in midst of COVID-19
As businesses make the move to work entirely remotely as countries go into lockdown during the COVID-19 pandemic, Google is offering free upgrades on their G Suite for business, providing certain enterprise features for free for the next few months.
Tibco EBX receives its 4th Leader nod in Gartner's MDM Magic Quadrant
Tibco's new approach to Master Data Management helps businesses attain accurate views across all business functions.
ThousandEyes launches outage map as internet usage explodes during COVID-19 outbreak
"Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve been inundated with requests from businesses, industry analysts and other various parties wanting to get a better understanding of global internet health during these trying times."
Revealed: The top digital data trends for crime scene investigation
75% of law enforcement and investigators say gathering digital evidence at the scene of a crime is critical for investigations, according to research from Cellebrite.
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'.
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.
Fighting climate change with AI
With data provided from weather stations around the world, measuring wind speed, air pressure, temperature, and many other data points, AI can then identify patterns and give a holistic view of how our planet is changing.
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."
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.
Trade Me announces full migration to cloud with Google Cloud partnership
The online auction website says the move will migrate all systems and applications off its on-premise data centres and fully migrate to the cloud.
Local Govt NZ: 12-months rates freeze misguided during COVID-19 pandemic
The request from the Taxpayers’ Union to implement a 12-month rates freeze is misguided and has the potential to put the brakes on economic recovery.
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.
Hands-on review: Asus Dual Band RT-AX88U Wi-Fi Router
We look at the high end 802.11ax Wi-Fi router from Asus, with it's impressive specifications.
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.
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.
Don't wait for a breach - modernise authentication now
Learn more about the critical elements of any access decision.
Acronis deploys Western Digital storage to meet data center demand
“Western Digital is committed to providing modular and efficient platforms that we use when architecting multi-petabyte style environments for our customers."
Revenue down despite strong fourth quarter for server market
The worldwide server market had a strong fourth quarter in 2019, despite shipments and revenue declining for the full year.
Worrying gap in local consumer cybersecurity savvy
New research shows A/NZ consumers feel clued in, but there’s clear room for improvement in their education and tools.
Kubernetes Explained! New Video - how it works and business benefits
With the rapid growth in multi-cloud use internationally, watch this video to find out why Kubernetes is becoming vital to New Zealand businesses, brought to Aotearoa by home-grown Catalyst Cloud.
Acronis steps up protection offering for businesses
The company aims to provide a secure collaboration environment for remote workers.
Alibaba Cloud connects medical pros around the world during COVID-19
Alibaba Cloud is offering medical employees around the world advanced cloud-based technology applications during the COVID-19 pandemic to aid operations.
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.”
Check your home network: Demand will congest internet during Covid-19 lockdown
New Zealand Telecommunications Forum says demand for data will increase as New Zealanders use their home networks to access internet to continue working, learning and to entertain themselves once the entire country goes into self-isolation.
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.
IDC: COVID to leave US$26B impact on semiconductor market
IDC report analyses a range of factors that will affect the semiconductor market this year and presents the most likely scenario.
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: RSA explains security in the epoch of IT disruption
We discussed cybersecurity in terms of how it fits into business continuity, as well as the threat landscape, and what RSA is currently doing to assist businesses that need protection.
Distie CEO plea to vendors: “Keep our Industry Healthy”
NEXTGEN CEO John Walters has released an open letter to vendors, asking them to move their direct business to the channel.
Hands-on review: ASUS ZenScreen Go MB16AP
We get hands-on with Asus's new screen for mobile professionals. It's a fascinating device.
Zero trust security gaining momentum as a cybersecurity model
The model is centred on the belief that organisations should not automatically trust anything inside or outside its perimeters and instead must verify anything trying to connect to its systems before granting access, according to CSO.
ISPs pledge continued service as internet infrastructure feels the pressure
Some ISPs have already reported a huge increase in daytime, home-based internet usage as New Zealanders move their work into their living rooms, studies and spare rooms.
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.
COVID-19: How to keep your workforce remotely and securely connected
Worried about moving staff rapidly onto a remote solution? What about security? Scalable remote access solutions can help.
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.
Google's 12 remote working tips for better productivity
We've compiled Google's top tips for remote working in 2020.
8x8 partners with EIMS to build remote working solutions
As the world mobilises workforces to work from home, new solutions have risen to accomodate such a rapid and unprecedented shift.