Vodafone launches massive broadband plans ahead of 5G launch
"We’re inviting thousands of current Vodafone customers the option now to trial much higher limits, so we can continue to understand how data usage is evolving and how their data needs can be met."
Sophos launches Intercept X for mobile
Asia Pacific retailers understand retail's 'intelligent' future, but fail to act
Nintex adds raft of process templates for customers
Hands-on review: Sennheiser Ambeo Sound Bar
Mobile technology the way forward in retail, report finds
8x8 names three new global execs
Cognizant recognised as leader in SAP Services on a global scale
"We are committed to helping our clients meet business transformation goals and achieve faster results while reducing costs and enhancing profits.”
LogicMonitor acquires AIOps company Unomaly
Aims to use new tech to enhance observability, help IT pinpoint log issues faster and drive intelligent action.
Nintex adds enterprise-grade RPA capabilities
The company’s new RPA Central solution provides end-users with a centralised location to orchestrate, administer and secure RPA bots.
New appointments bolster Eaton A/NZ leadership team
The appointments strengthen Eaton’s power distribution offering as it focuses on meeting growing demand for products, systems and engineering services.
Appian and Celonis partner up to boost business process transformation
"Appian and Celonis share a vision for a world of fluid and frictionless business that delivers exceptional experiences for customers and employees."
HubSpot adds new features to Marketing Hub Enterprise
Now available in Marketing Hub Enterprise are revenue attribution reporting, AI-powered A/B testing, partitioning, and account-based marketing tools.
Fortinet: Streamlining security policies for consistency
Consistent security is a business enabler: it lowers the cost of sales, shortens the sales cycle and facilitates deployment and support, Fortinet finds.
Tollring brings on new APAC business strategy lead, gears up for 'aggressive growth'
“We’re delighted to have a person of Graham’s calibre join our leadership team, to help deliver on our exciting product roadmap and to drive our aggressive expansion plans for the region."
Datadog launches partner programme in A/NZ
With tracks for each kind of partner, the monitoring and analytics platform vendor is looking to expand its presence in the region.
Over 200 independent software companies declare CRM is not enough
“CRM software is also inflexible, forcing IT to choose between purchasing a one-size-fits-all cloud suite or building dozens of costly, time-consuming integrations.”
Lack of cloud proficiency holding businesses back
Two in five IT decision makers (42%) believe there is a lag in their organisation’s ability to deploy cloud platforms due to a lack of skills.
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.
Hands-on review: DJI Mavic Mini is a punchy sub-250g drone
Dodging Sydney’s restricted airspace and its bushfire-ravaged surrounds, reviewer Darren Price found a nice secluded spot to test out DJI’s new tiny drone.
Gartner: APAC misses out on global PC market growth
Despite a surprise year of worldwide growth for the PC market, Asia Pacific saw its fifth straight quarter of decline in 4Q19.
Forrester names TIBCO a leader in streaming analytics
TIBCO was recognised for its strengths in connectors, data enrichment, development, deployment, and integration.
Aruba adds improvements to SD-Branch retail solution
Adds identity-based attack detection, improvements to edge-to-cloud connectivity, and new gateways that include built-in cellular connectivity.
Kingston Technology releases data center NVMe SSD boot drive
DC1000B is designed in a 2280 form factor that includes onboard power-loss protection and is engineered with 0.5DWPD endurance for extended service life.
Hands-on review: Apple Watch series 5 (Cellular)
No more attaching the phone to your bicep on runs, no more holding the phone on the dance floor because your skinny jeans are too skinny.
Mimecast acquires brand exploitation prevention startup
The acquisition of the Israeli Segasec extends Mimecast’s capabilities to protect against brand exploits used to steal money and data.
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.
New managing director for Equinix Australia
"Guy has a proven track record of driving business growth and accelerating Equinixs market leading position, while efficiently leading his team."
Adobe announces availability of Adobe Experience Manager-as-a-Cloud service
Brands can onboard and access the application in minutes - and go live with dynamic and personalised content and experiences in weeks, not months, as is industry standard today.
Don’t miss: Get Cisco Meraki’s cloud management free for a year
Meraki’s cloud networking dashboard helps IT departments ensure greater reliability, easier day-to-day management, and lower running costs.
Hands-on review: HP Elite Dragonfly G1
With a price sitting around $4,400, the Dragonfly G1 EliteBook is a powerful, versatile and feature-packed 2-in-one which will appeal to users who value power, communication and portability.
Samsung reveals new rugged smartphone for enterprise
The XCover Pro is IP68 water and dust resistant, capable of withstanding drops of up to 1.5m without a case, and will include Samsung POS software.
2019 PC market growth benefits big three vendors
With the first year of full-year growth since 2011, Lenovo, HP and Dell took the lion’s share with 65% of the global PC market.
Avnet announces IoT programme and marketplace
New partner programme gives developers a place to build and scale IoT solutions.
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.
Talend taps key leadership talent from SAP Concur ranks
Talend’s new CEO and CRO most recently held executive positions at SAP Concur.
Former Air NZ chief people officer heads to Vodafone
"Jodie is a remarkable people leader with a wealth of knowledge in building a customer centric culture, proven expertise in talent development, and brilliant commercial acumen."
Kaspersky named top dog in Canalys channel satisfaction report
The company was named the top cybersecurity vendor for channel satisfaction after achieving the highest overall rating against 10 others.
Hands-on review: Western Digital speeds up your gaming with the WD_Black P10 Game Drive
With the WD_Black USB Game Drive, veteran hard drive manufacturer, Western Digital seeks to solve gamers' storage dilemma.
Blue Prism launches new SaaS solutions, built with Thoughtonomy IP
Blue Prism has added three new Software as a Service (SaaS) offerings to its portfolio of automation solutions, and enabled the Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software to be available in a new flexible consumption model.
IDC on used smartphone market: No signs of slowing down
"In contrast to the recent declines in the new smartphone market, as well as the forecast for minimal growth in new shipments over the next few years, the used market for smartphones shows no signs of slowing down across all parts of the globe."
Hyland: Six enterprise technology trends driving growth in 2020
“In order to gain a competitive edge and amplify growth, organisations are striving to improve customer experiences, streamline operations and mitigate risk.”
Microsoft’s ‘moonshot’ goals to be carbon negative by 2030
The company also aims to remove all carbon it has directly or indirectly emitted into the environment by 2050.
Razer announces DeathAdder V2 and Basilisk V2 mice
Two of Razer’s most iconic mice have now been upgraded with a suite of new technologies to keep players at the top of their game.
Mobile Mentor secures NZ Govt with TaaS mobile security certification
Mobile Mentor gained the Security Certification for its Mobile Decide Security and Threat Management services in the government’s Telecommunications as a Service (TaaS) programme.
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.
Vodafone to launch eSIMs for devices and wearables
Offers greater flexibility to manage connections and use advanced features such as dual SIM capability.
LogMeIn announces marketplace and new integrations
New integrations for the GoTo portfolio include Salesforce Lightning, Theta Lake, Clio, Zoho and Prezi.