DataRobot to acquire data fabric provider Paxata
Companies must overcome several key challenges associated with AI in order to reap the benefits and become successful.
Kordia launches Google Cloud Partner Interconnect
Virtual data rooms market showing impressive growth
IDC: PC shipments to see a temporary boost
Unisys delivers new cloud security features on AWS
Dicker Data named Trend Micro distributor of the year
Kubernetes Explained! New Video - how it works and business benefits
New security distributor launches in A/NZ
Started by veteran channel leader, Paul Lim, industry experts Ben Minski and Bill Gatsios will work alongside Paul in spearheading the business.
Norton 360, best all-in-one internet safety package
A Norton 360 Premium one-year subscription protects up to five of your devices, including your Mac, PC, iOS, and Android devices.
Gain customer satisfaction and cashback rewards at the same time with Dynabook
Get in quick - Dynabook is rewarding resellers with $50 for every sale of Toshiba or Dynabook laptops.
AWS announces renewable power project in Australia
The Australian project is one of six new renewable energy projects, which are expected to produce a total 711MW of new renewable energy capacity.
Why businesses must build their cloud expertise
Nearly three-quarters of IT decision-makers (71%) believe their organisations have lost revenue due to a lack of cloud expertise.
OPPO outlines $10b vision for smart device innovation
Oppo has outlined a $10 billion roadmap to developing an ecosystem of smart devices that will drive 5G, artificial intelligence, big data, and augmented reality technologies.
CCL divests network services division
Mark Jurgeleit, CCL’s current network services general manager, will set up the network services division as a new business called Octave.
How digital transformation is changing the retail industry - Fujitsu
Fujitsu described its vision for the future of digitalised retail services and proposes how retail and other industries will be transformed by its digital technologies.
Toshiba's laptop division revived as Dynabook with Sharp capital injection
To mark the occasion, the Dynabook Rewards programme is offering resellers $50 for every Dynabook or Toshiba branded device sold before December 31.
Hands-on review: The JBL Reflect Flow wireless earbuds are a dark horse
At $249, the JBL Reflect Flows are playing in the mid to high-end range of true wireless earphones.
Rackspace extends managed service capabilities for AWS
Rackspace has extended its professional and managed services for Amazon Web Services (AWS), with the expansion of its Rackspace Service Blocks portfolio.
APAC DX threatened by lack of business alignment
67% of organisations are piloting, scaling, or deploying transformation programs, but disconnects in IT Culture (52%) and Delivery Speed (50%) stand in the way, Appian finds.
Silver Peak Leader in Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge
For the second year running, Gartner has named Silver Peak a Leader in the WAN Edge Infrastructure Magic Quadrant.
Acronis makes strategic acquisition to strengthen security portfolio
Acronis will integrate 5nine’s technology into the Acronis Cyber Platform, making new services available through the Acronis Cyber Cloud Solutions portal.
Wellington Airport offers travellers a sneak peek of 5G
The trial will run until December 9. But the trial is far from fully-fledged – only five users can connect to the 5G device and only for five minutes at a time.
Nutanix teams up with Red Education to address NZ skills shortage
“The digital skills shortage facing A/NZ threatens our economies, our ability to innovate and our global competitiveness."
Hands-on review: The Nokia 7.2 smartphone
Finally, for the first time in my life, I can discuss the merits of my photography and casually remark, “Oh that one was taken with one of my ZEISS lenses.”
Using visibility and automation to add value in digital transformation
This whitepaper discusses why, for MME IT leaders, unification is critical to transformation, and that requires a shared platform of integrated capabilities.
Get the most out your MSP spending with the right solution stack
MSPs want the solution that provides the expertise that can be leveraged to improve efficiency, increase scalability and growth while demonstrating a positive ROI.
Whitepaper: Everything you need to know to build a strong cyber defence
There’s no denying the cybersecurity challenges: lack of skills, compliance and the changing threat landscape are just the tip of the iceberg.
Gartner recognises Pega in low-code application platforms report
“Low-code application platforms continue to grow in capability and maturity, addressing more enterprise use cases and providing rapid application delivery with fewer skills.”
The Samsung Galaxy Fold is finally coming to NZ
The controversial foldable smartphone is now available for preorder in New Zealand from December 9, with shipping starting on December 18.
It’s all about partnership: Secrets of success in supporting and improving legacy applications
With the rise of SaaS, the funding to continue to maintain an in-house IT team has been reducing, leaving IT management with the constant pressure to provide more with less.
Gartner: Top 10 trends impacting IT infrastructure & operations in 2020
“This past year, infrastructure trends focused on how technologies like AI or edge computing might support rapidly growing infrastructure and support business needs at the same time."
APAC business process outsourcing market set to grow
"This will be primarily be driven by the increasing number of global companies expanding their base in the region and partnering with agile business partners to provide them with the required services."
Get a free year’s license on Cisco Meraki cloud management
With this promotion, any customer that purchases a new Cisco Meraki cloud management license for 3 years or more will get an additional year added at no extra cost.
Gartner: Apple continues to lose as smartphone market drops
Huawei, Samsung, and OPPO increased market share in the third quarter of 2019, while Apple and Xiaomi share declined.
Sennheiser AMBEO soundbar marks the audio expert’s foray into home theatre
The AMBEO Soundbar is powered by 13 drivers and the latest virtualisation technology which was jointly developed with Fraunhofer IIS.
Veeam launches AWS-native backup & recovery solution on AWS Marketplace
Veeam Backup for Amazon Web Services (AWS) will be available exclusively through AWS Marketplace as both a free and paid version.
Boomi named leader in cloud based integration, iPaaS and scalability
Boomi scored the highest marks out of all evaluated vendors, in categories of ‘cloud integration/iPaaS’ and ‘scalability and enterprise fit’.
FireEye rolls out threat intelligence platform for industrial systems
Now industrial control systems (ICS), operational technology (OT), internet of things devices, and other equipment used to manage interconnected physical processes, can be secured from cyber threats.
Forecast: Ecosystm’s top 6 cybersecurity trends for 2020
Increasing use of cloud platforms and mobile devices, coupled with data sharing and a rise in online commerce, means businesses and their customers have never been more exposed to cyber threats.
Fortinet unveils dynamic cloud security integrations for AWS
“The cloud provides a number of business-critical benefits, and having the right security solutions in place is key in successful cloud operations.”
Fortinet: Optimising opportunities for security resellers
Managed security services offer resellers sustainable revenues, an opportunity to increase engagement with clients, and an even greater opportunity to bring new customers on board.
The dummies guide to sussing out MSSPs
A pure DIY approach might not be tenable for your organisation depending on your maturity and business goals.
APAC's IoT services market is set to hit $96bn in the next three years
IoT related services, which includes connectivity, devices and software and related services, is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22.4% between 2018 and 2023.
EC-Council appoints distie to expand into A/NZ
It has appointed ACA Pacific to help roll out its cybersecurity solutions, including newly acquired OhPhish, to the Australia and New Zealand markets.
Ultrafast Fibre to trial 10Gbps fibre broadband
New Zealand businesses with a need for cutting-edge performance cloud software and transfer vast amounts of data are expected to be early adopters of the trial.
Gartner names Fortinet a Challenger in WAN Edge Infrastructure
Fortinet was also recently named by Gartner as one of the highest three vendors in worldwide market share for enterprise SD-WAN equipment by revenue for Q2 2019.
Panasonic brings back high-spec audio brand, Technics
The top-end audio range of headphones, speakers and turntables return to New Zealand.
Ingram Micro enters MSP deal with Nerdio
"Nerdio is the on-ramp to the Microsoft Azure superhighway."
IDC names DDN fastest-growing all-flash array vendor
The company has also been recognised as a Leader in the File Storage Map market by Codalgo Research.