Unified communications (UC) company, ShoreTel, has deployed its new collaboration, contact centre and mobility solution for Brimbank City Council in Melbourne.
Telstra has extended its 17 year partnership with the National Rugby League (NRL), signing a five year naming and mobile digital rights agreement providing access to the best free and subscription content, including great live NRL action on mobiles.
Security, Cloud, Big Data, smart machines and artificial intelligence to lead 2016: Frost & Sullivan
Technology will be ubiquitous in every aspect of business and everyday living in the new year, according to Frost & Sullivan A/NZ head of ICT research, Audrey William. In its market outlook update, the company outlined the top five technology trends that will make an impact in 2016.
ANZ bank has announced a significant upgrade to its Internet banking platform that it claims will see it become the first major Australian bank to have a consistent user experience across desktop, tablet and mobile.
IoT and Cloud will be significant trends going into 2016 but new malicious tactics and strategies will create unique challenges for vendors and organisations alike, according to network security company, Fortinet.
This exclusive ARN roundtable highlighted the opportunities and trends in the data protection market, and how the industry has evolved; examined the unique challenges in the hybrid Cloud environment and the associated customer pain points, and highlighted the growing business opportunities for partners. It was sponsored by EMC. Photos by ARN editorial Director, MIKE GEE.
“DDoS attacks have become one of the most popular weapons in the cybercriminal arsenal..."
Load balancing company, KEMP Technologies, has expanded its commitment and footprint in the local market with the appointment of four new channel partners in Australia.
The global IT industry is valued at $5.4 trillion, made up of hardware, software, services, and telecommunications. And Asia-Pacific holds 29 per cent of this industry, according to Channel Dynamics director and CompTIA A/NZ channel community director, Moheb Moses.
“Talent shortage coupled with the high interest in adoption of new technologies will continue to drive high growth in business analytics services spending at the worldwide level."
Many IT leaders continue to struggle with developing their cloud strategy.
“Hybrid, or bi-modal IT, can make an organisation fast, agile, and competitive.”
IN PICTURES: Reseller News Roundtable - Shifting the role of storage: How the channel can rise to the enterprise challenge
As companies adapt to business game-changers such as Cloud, Big Data and the Internet of Things, information, at all levels, continues to gather mission critical importance. The Kiwi channel market debated the shifting the role of storage at Gusto Restaurant, Auckland, answering how the channel can rise to the enterprise challenge - sponsored by Dell, EMC, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, NetApp and Westcon Group.
Windows 10 November update reportedly wipes some programs without permission.
Managed hosting, Cloud and telecommunications company, Macquarie Telecom (ASZ: MAQ), has deployed the MapR data platform to secure the communication of the Australian Government.
Pillar Administration has confirmed the appointment of Kathryn Hawkins to the role of executive general manager IT.
“For Juniper, ‘security’ and ‘networking’ are one..."
“Cisco’s collaboration business is already seeing the impact of this trend, with 17 percent year-over-year growth in the first quarter of fiscal year 2016."
The accelerating pace of business change is driving demand for IT infrastructure agility.
Half of enterprises will have started Windows 10 deployments by January 2017.