NZ traditional PC market returns to growth - for now
The consumer market outperformed expectations, with some aggressive channel loading by PC vendors.
Improving efficiency for better customer satisfaction
Commvault acquires SDS company Hedvig for $225m
Nokia releases low-price, high feature 4.2 smartphone
UNISOC releases Octa-Core SoC with improved image processing and AI
Katana Technologies releases anti-ransomware solution
All the details on Apple’s newest iPhones
Inland Revenue & ACC to stop accepting cheques from March 2020
Inland Revenue received more than 430,000 cheque payments in the last financial year, but the amount of cheque payments has been dropping around 20% each year, according to the firm.
Telegistics announces distribution agreement with Ekahau
Telegistics strengthens its portfolio with Ekahau’s solution surrounding smart wireless network design.
AI: Urgent action needed to address NZ challenges
"But to take full advantage we need to act now, be the agile innovators we are and not wait for a fully-formed national strategy to arrive first."
AlgoSec announces new features to improve Cisco ACI automation and application visibility
AlgoSec A30 release delivers new automation capabilities that enable zero-touch security management across SDN, cloud and on-premise networks.
Mimecast’s top A/NZ channel partners of 2019
The company has announced the winners of its Mimecast Partner Awards which celebrate channel partner performance across eight categories.
IBM launches data privacy platform for hybrid multicloud environments
The IBM z15 will enable customers to manage who can access data via policy-based controls such as encryption, cloud-native deployment, instant recovery, and data-centric privacy controls.
MSPs, you're invited: Seize the power of backup with Dropbox & Probax
Did you know that Dropbox is more than just a file storage and sharing service? Dropbox offers so much more, especially for managed service providers (MSPs).
VMware's open pledge to help partners and customers make their mark
Technology is neither good nor bad, but it’s often how we shape it. Will technology shape the world we want to live in? Or will it create a world we’re afraid to live in?
Hands-on review: The middle-of-the-road 2019 iPad Air
Apple's 2019 iPad Air falls squarely in the middle of the workhorse iPad Pro and the entry-level iPad in terms of price point and specification.
Protecting client networks and your revenue streams at the same time
SD-WAN solutions are faster, have many more networking capabilities and are easier to set up and administer.
Hands-on review: Lenovo ThinkPad Carbon X1 (6th Gen)
The 14-inch Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon with Windows 10 Professional is certainly a good investment for a durable work laptop – and it definitely ticks all the boxes.
IDC: Ethernet switch and router market show steady growth
Latest IDC research shows that the Ethernet switch market grew 4.8% year over year, while the router market rose 3.4% in 2Q19.
OVHcloud takes partner programme global
The programme is aimed to support end customers to bring added value to cloud infrastructure solutions.
Premium headphones driving revenue boom, says Futuresource
Thanks to the trend in premium brands, worldwide headphone revenue is growing four times faster than shipment numbers.
HPE offers new way of accelerating AI & ML lifecycle
HPE is throwing its weight behind a new way to shrink the time required to deploy machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) workloads from months to mere days.
Bose's new smart speaker puts the bass back in the beat
If you’ve got a few spare hundred dollars burning a hole in your pocket and love portable speakers, you might have another contender to add to the selection list.
Informatica moves to Snow platform for IT visibility
The Snow platform will provide a comprehensive and actionable picture of Informatica’s IT operations.
Alibaba steps into cloud music with latest acquisition
Acquires Import E-Commerce Platform Kaola from NetEase for Approximately US$2 Billion Alibaba will also take a minority stake in NetEase Cloud Music
Spark-owned Qrious pushes for more analytics power through acquisition
Qrious’ staff count will increase to 170 across Auckland and Wellington. The company says it will become one of the largest data and analytics specialists in the country.
Ingram Micro scores CommBox distribution deal for NZ & Pacific Islands
Ingram Micro and CommBox are bringing a new suite of interactive touch screens, control systems, and accessories to the market across New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
The definitive guide to managed cloud security
One of the largest inhibitors to cloud adoption is concern around the security of leveraging a service provider in a multi-cloud world.
Gartner: Blockchain to be “transformational” within a decade
Gartner’s 2019 Hype Cycle for Blockchain Business shows that blockchain will have a transformational impact across industries in 5 to 10 years.
Dicker Data empowers over 550 technology professionals at TechX event
Keynote speaker Mark Iles delivered a thought-provoking session on local market trends and provided partners with a roadmap to success.
ServiceNow's latest release offers mobile experiences for everyday work
Powered by the Now Platform, the platform designed to manage complex enterprise workflows across functions, departments and systems, ServiceNow’s new Now Mobile app is designed to simplify everyday work tasks, the company says.
Western Digital unveils 20TB mechanical HDDs
Select customers will be able to sample Western Digital’s 18TB Ultrastar DC HC550 CMR HDD and the 20TB Ultrastar DC HC650 SMR HDD, with full production expected to begin in the first half of 2020.