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Channel Program update
Park Place Technologies launches new partner programme
Enhanced channel offerings increase visibility, streamline operations and help deliver world-class support through Park Place’s global service network.
Why big data presents big opportunities for hoteliers today
Analytics assist hoteliers to harness their data to optimise the revenue performance of their entire property.
The three Rs of visibility for any cloud journey
Network-based telemetry is an essential component in securing the move to the cloud, writes Gigamon CTO Shehzad Merchant.
How Self-Learning AI is changing the paradigm of endpoint security
Self-Learning AI is set to change the game for endpoint security – detecting the novel and sophisticated attacks that cause so much disruption today.
11 things IT should be doing (but isn’t)
By following these 11 easy steps, IT can streamline and improve data management and protection processes while reducing risk.
Four benefits channel partners should expect from enterprise content management vendors
ECM products should deliver digital transformation initiatives that enable a smarter way of working, writes M-Files partner manager for A/NZ Chris Smith.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - A breakdown of Twilio Flex
In this interview, we speak to Twilio Flex director of product marketing Tim Richter, who will discuss one of the company's critical APIs, Twilio Flex.
Digital Transformation / DX
How tech debt from legacy solutions will impact business' bottom line
To achieve the right balance of legacy and new IT infrastructure to avoid technical debt, organisations are increasingly turning to specialist data management providers.
The opportunity for CIOs to impact the customer experience
Digital transformation will continue to morph and steer CIO’s priorities in new and different directions, writes Sitecore chief operating officer for APJ Steve Hawkes.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Post-merger pitfalls organisations must avoid
Complicated M&A integrations are point-in-time transactions, so it makes sense to seek specialist support to ensure a successful integration.
How to ensure equipment will withstand harsh conditions
Purchasing fully rugged devices can deliver significant savings when it comes to total cost of ownership, writes Getac business development manager Frank Baldrighi.
10 Minute IT Jams
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Hazelcast?
Hazelcast is an in-memory computing platform that enables organisations to leverage memory resources for data at rest and in motion.
The importance of securing cloud deployments with the right services
It’s important to choose a partner that can recommend fit-for-purpose solutions developed specifically for the organisation’s unique requirements.
Why SOC 2 is critical to protect Australian insurance customers
As insurers continue to amass private data from millions of Australians, it's important that they demonstrate system and organisational controls (SOC) reporting.
Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori
Digital Māori dictionary partners with Dynamo6 to overhaul app
Upgrades to the app include new audio clips pronouncing 24,000 words in te reo Māori, as well as the ability to filter results by idioms, phrases, proverbs and loan words.
Creating space for connections and collaboration
As time continues, expect to see more engagement with Microsoft Teams and more impactful usage for the application by first-line workers.
Ransomware shows why we need a bipartisan federal cybersecurity policy
Ransomware is the wake-up call, but the main event is quantum computing. We need to be ready, writes Senetas CEO and Votiro director Andrew Wilson.
Salesforce announces new AI-powered workflows in Service Cloud
The new workflows enable customer service teams to predict, route and solve customer needs, and offers new digital contact centre innovations.
Infosys launches Equinox, its new digital commerce platform
The platform is designed to deliver personalised commerce experiences for B2B and B2C buyers.
Synopsys announces overhaul of app security testing tool
Synopsys has announced the availability of new features of its Rapid Scan tool, which provides vulnerability detection for open-source code.
Artificial Intelligence / AI
Four factors to consider before using AI to augment data analytics
Taking the time before rolling out these tools to understand their potential (and limitations) will ensure expected benefits are achieved.
Mergers and Acquisitions
InMoment acquires natural language processing provider Lexalytics
As a result of the acquisition, InMoment can leverage Lexalytics’ experience in structured and unstructured data and text analytics solutions.
Attivo Networks launches credential-cloaking tool to deter data thieves
The tool is part of Attivo’s Endpoint Detection Net suite, and is aimed at enabling organisations to hide credentials from would-be attackers and their tools.
Mobile Mentor: From smartphone mentoring to Microsoft Partner of the Year
Mobile Mentor managing director Randall Cameron says the company’s success has been to move with the technology as it changes.