Information Technology stories
Skykick announces upgrade to address over 2000 hours of lost time for ITSPs
Information technology service providers are losing thousands of hours every year due to needless cloud administration, according to SkyKick.
IntegrationWorks launches OT to IT networks connector
PI Historian on MuleSoft’s Anypoint Platform connects operational technology networks with information technology networks.
IT sector leads S&P 500 charge - GlobalData
The IT industry did well in the S&P 500 index, where the industry accounted for 14.2% of the index constituents as of 31 January this year.
Mind Lab at MOTAT hosting event to promote young women in tech
Gender diversity in the tech industry is a hot topic around the world, but it’s one that New Zealand is looking to tackle head on.
Companies seeking digital transformation should focus on people
Tech Leaders NZ says while digitl transformation is rife among companies in NZ, there is a lack of focus on the biggest assets.
New report identifies top digital investment trends for 2019
There are countless trends emerging in IT, but Virtusa xLabs has identified what it believes will be the 10 most influential.
2018 New Zealand CIO Awards - all the winners from the night + gallery
The Awards recognise New Zealand’s brightest individuals and teams who have shown leadership, innovation, and foresight through their contributions.
How IT executive roles are shifting in this cloud-first era
With 2018 now well underway, it’s interesting to think about the high-level trends at work in the world of corporate technology.
McDonalds IT celebrates 10 years - Wellington a 'great place' for start-ups
McDonald started his company on his own in Wellington a decade ago to focus mainly on SMBs and now has two offices with further expansion plans.
Taiwan government clear on mission to lead world in IT development with CeBIT
Taiwan is the world’s largest chipmaker, responsible for close to a quarter of the world’s semiconductor chip production.
Information and operational tech must be converged now, study says
Information technology and operational technology need to converge to improve information security for the future, an ISACA and ISA joint study finds.
Canterbury's time to shine in New Zealand's tech economy
Canterbury is one of New Zealand's strong up-and-coming tech hubs, according to Canterbury Tech, the industry body for Christchurch tech companies.
Tenable Network Security takes off with top cyber security award
“As security concerns remain a top priority for businesses worldwide, Tenable is excited to be part of the growing security community in Australia."
Skills shortage continues as unemployment rates increase
The rapidly changing world is creating an apparent paradox where unemployment figures are rising while employers struggle to find skilled workers.
NSW Department of Education hits new milestone with Softlink
“The excellent working partnership between Softlink and the Department has been integral to the streamlined and successful roll out of the project."
In a hybrid world businesses need security to match
"The networked world is not a safe place, as hackers and cyber data thieves are all too anxious and prepared to exploit vulnerabilities."
Everyone gets a cloud: Intel rolls out new cloud tech initiatives
“Intel is investing to mature SDI solutions and provide a faster path for businesses of all sizes to reap the benefits of the cloud.”
IT a top earning degree for Kiwi students
“The highest earning qualifications include health-related fields, engineering and information technology.”
The role of the CFO is changing. How can technology help?
"It is important for CFOs to broaden their knowledge-base and frame of reference when it comes to seeking solutions to business problems."
Ajilon chosen as systems integrator for $276M Sydney Trains project
“We are looking forward to working with Sydney Trains on this very exciting project. Our key focus is to put the customer at the heart of what we do."
The rise of cyber security threats is a good thing... for insurance providers
The rising demand for cyber insurance is creating significant opportunities for insurers around the world, according to a new IDC report.
Information technology is radically reshaping the healthcare sector
"Health care, an information business, needs to leverage existing and rapidly developing IT tech. Only then can we extract value from the chaos."
FireEye and ForeScout enter strategic partnership
“The partnership will enable visibility and situational awareness across connected devices and help keep the IoT from becoming a security nightmare."
IT professionals: If you do nothing, you may become obsolete
"The types of skills in demand today are different compared with those needed just three years ago, and the pace of change is unlikely to slow down.”