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  • Top 10 IT industry predictions for Australia

    Top 10 IT industry predictions for Australia

    Digital transformation is expected to attain "macroeconomic scale" over the next few years, changing the way enterprises in Australia operate and reshaping the local economy. As a result, IDC has published its top 10 technology predictions for the local market, as local businesses and IT partners enter a future dominated by the "digital transformation economy".

    Top 10 IT industry predictions for Australia
  • IN PICTURES: Reseller News Roundtable - Shifting the role of storage: How the channel can rise to the enterprise challenge

    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.

    IN PICTURES: Reseller News Roundtable - Shifting the role of storage: How the channel can rise to the enterprise challenge
  • IN PICTURES: Artis Group celebrates its 10th year anniversary (+24 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Artis Group celebrates its 10th year anniversary (+24 photos)

    ​Business management consulting company, Artis Group, recently celebrated its 10th year anniversary at Cruise Bar in Sydney. Its guests mingled over canapes and cocktails while industry specialists took to stage to discuss technologies that are going to disrupt the market in the next 10 years. Some of the key technologies brought up include Big Data and the Internet of Things. Here are some pictures from that evening.

    IN PICTURES: Artis Group celebrates its 10th year anniversary (+24 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Inside Huawei's facilities in Shenzhen (+25 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Inside Huawei's facilities in Shenzhen (+25 photos)

    In the lead-up to its Huawei Network Congress in Beijing, May 20-21, the company took its partners to Shenzhen, where its headquarters is based, to show off some of the latest technologies it houses. Partners were shown some of the real-life use cases of Huawei's solutions and the attendees even managed to get hands-on with some of these products. Here are some photos from the showcase.

    IN PICTURES: Inside Huawei's facilities in Shenzhen (+25 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: ARN Roundtable - Balancing the integration equation: Cloud, Big Data, and the datacentre

    IN PICTURES: ARN Roundtable - Balancing the integration equation: Cloud, Big Data, and the datacentre

    The latest ARN Roundtable, held at Sydney's Bentley restaurant, saw representatives of businesses in the channel discuss issues surrounding the Cloud, Big Data and datacentres. They spoke about the need for transparent cost models, the purpose of having a consulting world in these industries, as well as the need for companies to alter their offerings to meet each individual customers' needs. The attendees also discussed data sovereignty, the growth of applications, and the quality of Australia's telco infrastructure. This roundtable was sponsored by Cisco, IBM and Ingram Micro. Photographs by Ian Sharp.

    IN PICTURES: ARN Roundtable - Balancing the integration equation: Cloud, Big Data, and the datacentre
  • IN PICTURES: ARN Storage Roundtable - Ensuring business continuity and building opportunities

    IN PICTURES: ARN Storage Roundtable - Ensuring business continuity and building opportunities

    The latest ARN Roundtable was held at Sydney's est. and drew a group of ICT industry executives to discuss the role of the channel in guiding customers in their adoption of the latest and greatest storage technologies, both on premise and off. Attendees considered the challenges surrounding Cloud, Big Data, disaster recovery, security and the market opportunities available to resellers. Photographs by Ian Sharp.

    IN PICTURES: ARN Storage Roundtable - Ensuring business continuity and building opportunities
  • IN PICTURES: ARN 'Big Data – big opportunities in analysing the fort' roundtable

    IN PICTURES: ARN 'Big Data – big opportunities in analysing the fort' roundtable

    ARN's latest roundtable, 'Big Data – big opportunities in analysing the fort', hosted industry experts to discuss the definition and implications of what has become known as 'Big Data'. With today's ever-escalating amount of structured and unstructured data, there's no doubt enterprises are awash with data and need help managing the terabytes and petabytes of information. The burgeoning Big Data market continues to weave itself into the fabric of today's environments. For partners, the opportunities are endless, with hot verticals including retail and healthcare among others. But amid its relevance are questions of security, culture, and ethics. Full feature coverage of the roundtable will be included in the September 17 edition of ARN. Photographs by Ian Sharp.

    IN PICTURES: ARN 'Big Data – big opportunities in analysing the fort' roundtable
  • In Pictures: How to do Big Data in healthcare

    In Pictures: How to do Big Data in healthcare

    Many healthcare organisations like to talk about data analytics. However, here are eight pieces of expert advice to help you actually do it.

    In Pictures: How to do Big Data in healthcare
  • IN PICTURES: Amazon Web Services showcases partner projects at Sydney Summit

    IN PICTURES: Amazon Web Services showcases partner projects at Sydney Summit

    Amazon Web Services' (AWS) Summit took place at Sydney's Hordern Pavilion and Royal Hall of Industries. Amazon.com vice-president and CTO, Werner Vogels, opened the event with insight into the company and its place in the global market, and moved to speak on reasons customers move to Cloud. The Summit also features a showroom with displays from partners.

    IN PICTURES: Amazon Web Services showcases partner projects at Sydney Summit