Silver Peak releases latest CDP program for global partners
The new program allows select partners to resell and deploy the Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN edge platform to support customer WAN and security transformation initiatives.
QNAP new rackmount NAS designed for hybrid cloud
AVR Lab named exclusive distributor for AR glasses OEM
Fortinet SOARs to new heights of protection on the wings of AI & automation
Trend Micro tackles identity theft with new security suite
The villain lurking in your PC - a cautionary tale
Nutanix announces partner award winners
Veeam named Nutanix Go-To-Market Partner of the Year
Veeam collaborated with Nutanix to deliver availability for applications and data running on Nutanix Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV) with Veeam Backup for Nutanix AHV.
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Microsoft launches program to help people with disabilities excel in tech
Microsoft wants to help people with disabilities excel in their technology careers, which is why it has launched a first-of-its-kind pilot program to achieve those goals.
Microsoft commercial cloud revenue up 30%, bigger than Google and IBM combined
For the first time this year, annual commercial cloud revenue exceeded $50 billion.
Oracle recognised in Forrester A/NZ Cloud report
Named a ‘Strong Performer’ in the Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms, Australia/New Zealand Forrester Wave.
Hands-on review: The Amazon Echo Auto
Coming in at well under $100, the Echo Auto may well be that auto accessory that keeps you company on those long road trips.
Enterprise storage market knocked by COVID-19, but may bounce back
The overall APAC storage market revenue is now expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during 2019-2024, compared to the previous forecast of 14.6% before the COVID-19 outbreak.
NZTech chief hopeful for greater diversity in tech sector
With the most diverse board ever, Muller has released a statement that highlights greater inclusion as the tech sector thrives in a pandemic-hit NZ.
Global 5G smartphone shipments to reach 278 million in 2020
“Smartphone vendors have relentlessly pushed new product launches, as well as online marketing and sales during the post-lockdown period."
No slowing for collab-tech as Kiwis embrace hybrid working
Technology investment and adoption is a top focus for New Zealand firms post-COVID-19, new Poly research reveals.
Exclusive Networks welcomes new CEO Jesper Trolle
Trolle, who is replacing outgoing CEO Olivier Breittmayer, joins Exclusive Networks from ECS Arrow Electronics.
Ingram packages training with solutions with new partnership
The partnership with Using Technology Better aims to add further value to Ingram Micro’s offerings to resellers and services providers.
APAC network-attached storage revenue to reach $8.9 billion
Network attached storage has emerged as a viable alternative to the traditional storage mechanism in the Asia Pacific.
COVID features to drive smartwatch sales
"New age customers are becoming health conscious and preferring devices with advanced features."
Hands-on review: Gigabyte Aorus G27QC and G27FC 27” gaming monitors
Chances are that the cool flat-screen that you purchased to replace the CRT screen that you pilfered from work back in 2005 is way past its prime.
Check Point acquires Odo Security to bolster remote security offering
The deal will integrate Odo’s remote access software with Check Point’s Inifinity architecture, bolstering the latter company’s remote security capabilities in a time where working and learning from home has become the norm, and looks to largely remain that way in the near future.
Cambium Networks' "breakthrough" in 60 GHz fixed wireless broadband
The technology can deliver ‘fibre-like’ internet speeds at a lower cost and faster time to market than last-mile wired networks.
5 ways to use data science to predict security issues - Forcepoint
Data science enables people to respond to problems in a better way, and to also understand those problems in a way that would not have been possible 50 years ago.
Getac releases updated fully-rugged tablet
The UX10 is an update on its previous model with the latest processor, storage and connectivity tech.
Application management revenue to reach $21.5bn across APAC
"Application management will be among the primary requirements of enterprises."
VISEO and Cludo announce ambitious plans for Salesforce in Australia
According to a statement, the acquisition enhances the ability of both companies to deploy larger-scale digital projects across Australia and the APAC region.
Fortinet’s ‘zero trust’ approach redefining security
Cornelius Mare, Fortinet A/NZ Director, Security Solutions, explains why taking a ‘zero trust network access’ approach to cybersecurity requires fully-integrated and comprehensive security services and policies.
Catalyst Cloud brings open source-based web hosting to NZ
The platform, which utilises Catalyst Cloud’s hosting infrastructure and amazee.io’s open source hosting platform called Lagoon, based on Kubernetes.
Work it: Apple's new Watch series puts huge focus on health & fitness
It’s time… for new additions to the Apple Watch series, with the announcement of the Apple Watch Series 6 and the Apple Watch SE, and the new Fitness+ app.
COVID-19 features to further drive smartwatch uptake in APAC
New age customers are becoming health conscious and preferring devices with advanced features.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jam – Who is Cohesity?
If you could pick two words to describe Cohesity, ‘data management’ fit very well.
Ericsson bolsters 5G portfolio with $1.1b Cradlepoint buyout
Ericsson will acquire Cradlepoint to create greater market share in the enterprise 5G space, boosting Ericsson’s existing 5G portfolio that includes IoT and enterprise network solutions.
Govt funds research into solar tsunamis, decolonising algorithms and more
With $187 million in grants going to research across Aotearoa New Zealand, we look at a few of the tech-related projects that have been given funding.
CrowdStrike integrates with ServiceNow program to bolster incident response
As part of the move, users can now integrate device data from the CrowdStrike Falcon platform into their incident response process, allowing for the improvement of both the security and IT operation outcomes.
Operational efficiency and cost reduction key to robotic process automation adoption across APAC
"RPA relieves human workers of their repetitive daily tasks by processing workflow much quicker and consequently more efficient."
HP's new OMEN desktop PC to feature NVIDIA 30XX GPUs
What do headsets, mice, keyboards, monitors, and a desktop PC, oh my. These are all part of HP’s new line of OMEN gaming equipment range.
A sneak peek at HP's new line of laptops, PCs, monitors & printers
HP’s vision for its new range of PCs, printers and services is to make remote working ‘as productive, connected, and secure as possible’ as businesses adopt hybrid workplaces.
National Party announces $1.29 billion tech policy ahead of election
The policy, announced today, pledges to create 100,000 jobs in the industry by 2030 if the party is elected next month.
Five security trends shaping the world in 2020
MSPs need to be especially aggressive and proactive in countering the threat of ransomware. Look for weak points in a client’s network. If you don’t find them, hackers will. Passwords are a common entry point.
Aruba unveils channel award winners + SMB and partner strategies
"We remain fully committed to delivering products, programs and services that support their business goals and helping partners grow their opportunities."
Interview: Henson Group CEO on expanding into NZ
Techday sat down with founder and chief executive officer Greg Henson, who discusses the move to New Zealand and the company’s differentiation in the market.
Microsoft's $100 million+ data centre approved for Auckland
Microsoft has been granted consent from the New Zealand Overseas Investment Office to advance its plans to open a datacenter region in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Metallic adds data management and GDPR compliance
Now GDPR compliant, additions to the portfolio include eDiscovery features and support for Microsoft Hyper-V and Azure Blob and File storage.
Apple unveils two new iPads, including new iPad Air
The products were revealed this morning at the company’s annual September event, along with several other new offerings like the Apple Watch Series 6 and the Apple One subscription service.
74% of APAC IT leaders say security culture is essential to business success
You can join these leaders in designing security awareness and training with your employees in mind.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Globalization Partners?
Today, Techday speaks to Globalization Partners general manager for Asia-Pacific Charles Ferguson, who talks about Employer of Record technology and its strategic advantage for companies looking to expand internationally.
Sophos named mobile security Leader in IDC MarketScape
Sophos Intercept X for Mobile has capabilities in protecting Android, iOS and Chrome OS users from known and never before seen mobile threats.