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  • Securing the cloud amid a vanishing perimeter

    Securing the cloud amid a vanishing perimeter

    This exclusive ARN Roundtable, in association with Symantec and Arrow ECS ANZ, outlined how partners can assume trusted advisor status in a cloud-centric market.

    Securing the cloud amid a vanishing perimeter
  • ARN Exchange: how can partners capitalise on the new data centre agenda?

    ARN Exchange: how can partners capitalise on the new data centre agenda?

    This exclusive ARN Exchange in Melbourne and Sydney - in association with Dell EMC, Huawei, Juniper Networks, Lenovo and VMware - outlined the state of the data centre market, outlining key customer investment priorities and future opportunities for partners.

    ARN Exchange: how can partners capitalise on the new data centre agenda?
  • Why partners must widen the security net to safeguard customers

    Why partners must widen the security net to safeguard customers

    Hackers are squeezing through the smallest of security vulnerabilities to cause maximum damage, creating increased levels of customer concern across Australia. This exclusive ARN Elevate cut through complexity to provide a framework to combat far-reaching and wide-ranging security threats, offering insight into the opportunities ahead in 2018.

    Why partners must widen the security net to safeguard customers
  • ARN Connect - How can partners create customer value through cloud and security?

    ARN Connect - How can partners create customer value through cloud and security?

    This exclusive ARN Connect event, in association with Juniper Networks and Westcon-Comstor, deep dived into the key customer priorities during the next 12 months, outlining emerging partner opportunities while drawing up a blueprint for cloud and security success.

    ARN Connect - How can partners create customer value through cloud and security?
  • Cloud has levelled the customer playing field, and that's a problem for partners

    Cloud has levelled the customer playing field, and that's a problem for partners

    This exclusive ARN Roundtable, in association with Arrow ECS ANZ, F5 Networks, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Oracle, detailed how partners can deliver the next wave of innovation within the cloud, standing out from a crowded marketplace to capitalise on the need for customer differentiation.

    Cloud has levelled the customer playing field, and that's a problem for partners
  • As security attacks reach Australian shores, how will the channel react?

    As security attacks reach Australian shores, how will the channel react?

    ​This was previously a hypothetical debate, a debate based on little local experience, rather takeaway snippets from the cyber frenzy unfolding globally. But as 2016 demonstrated, alongside the recent WannaCry outbreak, cyber attacks have reached Australian shores en masse, with ransomware raiding organisations across the country. This exclusive ARN Roundtable assessed the rising tide of security threats in Australia, outlining why the nation is now a target and crucially, how the channel will react. This roundtable was sponsored by F5 Networks, Juniper Networks, Kaspersky, RSA, SolarWinds MSP and Trend Micro. Photos by Maria Stefina.​

    As security attacks reach Australian shores, how will the channel react?
  • Inside the AWS Summit in Sydney

    Inside the AWS Summit in Sydney

    As the dust settles on the 2017 AWS Summit in Sydney, ARN looks back an action packed two-day event, covering global keynote presentations, 80 breakout sessions on the latest technology solutions, and channel focused tracks involving local cloud stories and insights.

    Inside the AWS Summit in Sydney
  • ARN Roundtable - Chasing channel dollars in cloud security

    ARN Roundtable - Chasing channel dollars in cloud security

    This exclusive ARN Roundtable, in association with Symantec, assessed the cloud security landscape in an Australian context, outlining the partner opportunities ahead and crucially, how the channel can create value in an ever-changing market. Photos by Maria Stefina.

    ARN Roundtable - Chasing channel dollars in cloud security
  • Channel treated to a touch of tangerine as NEXTGEN hosts Summer Party 2017

    Channel treated to a touch of tangerine as NEXTGEN hosts Summer Party 2017

    Following its success in 2016, NEXTGEN held its annual Summer Party on Bennelong Lawn in the Sydney Botanical Gardens, amidst a backdrop of Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge views. With a touch of tangerine dress code, the specialist distributor hosted Actifio, Commvault, Nimble Storage, Oracle, SAP and SolarWinds, alongside key reseller partners across the channel. Photos by Maria Stefina.

    Channel treated to a touch of tangerine as NEXTGEN hosts Summer Party 2017
  • 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
  • ​Top 15 Aussie tech storylines to follow in 2017

    ​Top 15 Aussie tech storylines to follow in 2017

    The New Year brings the usual new round of humdrum technology predictions, glaringly general, unashamedly safe and perpetually predictable. But while the industry no longer sees value in “cloud is now the norm” type projections, value can be found in following developments of the year previous, analysing behaviours and patterns to formulate a plan for the 12 months ahead. Consequently, here’s the top tech storylines to follow in Australia during 2017.

    ​Top 15 Aussie tech storylines to follow in 2017
  • ​Opening the door to data centre change in Australia

    ​Opening the door to data centre change in Australia

    With a growing appetite for innovation and digital transformation, Australia sits on the cusp of significant disruption in the data centre. But as the channel seeks to keep up, keep innovating and keep growing, where should partners place their bets? This exclusive ARN roundtable challenges tradition and outlines opportunity, assessing where battles will be won and lost as the channel opens the door to data centre change. Photos by Maria Stefina.

    ​Opening the door to data centre change in Australia
  • Creating Cloud Clarity - The Next Steps to Partner Progression

    Creating Cloud Clarity - The Next Steps to Partner Progression

    ​While market literature is crammed with rapid adoption facts and figures, the next step in cloud computing still requires definition. As large end-user organisations take to the skies in a big way, the tipping point is upon the industry, with cloud adoption now past the perception of something that “only startups do.” This exclusive ARN roundtable, in association with Avnet, IBM and Veritas Technologies​, outlined the next steps to partner progression in a cloud context, assessing the end-user appetite for transformation, and the key trends impacting the market. Photos by ARN's Maria Stefina.

    Creating Cloud Clarity - The Next Steps to Partner Progression