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Skifii seals three-year deal with Woolworths

26 April 2017 in Deals

Data analytics and marketing services company Skyfii has finalised a deal with the Woolworths group to rollout its IO Software…

Indian outsourcing firms silent on 457 visa changes

26 April 2017 in Outsourcing

Indian outsourcing firms operating in Australia are making no comment about the Australian government's move to abolish 457 visas and…

Downtime holding back digital transformation, says survey

26 April 2017 in Enterprise Solutions

The digital transformation efforts of two thirds of enterprises surveyed for Veeam are being held back by unplanned downtime.

NetSuite to open Australian data centre

26 April 2017 in Data Centres

NetSuite announced today it has the budget and the green light to open a data centre in Australia, as soon…

NBN rockets to new speed high in gigabit wireless trial

26 April 2017 in Telecoms & NBN

The operator of the National Broadband Network, NBN Co, is cock-a-hoop over a speed trial in which the network hit…

VIDEO: iPhone 7 blitzes Samsung S8, LG G6, Google Pixel and OnePlus 3T in most tests

25 April 2017 in Fuzzy Logic

Apple’s iPhone 7 is now more than six months old, but it still trounces its Android competition including the brand…

Australia warned against complacency after China cyber deal

25 April 2017 in Government Tech Policy

Australia and China have reached an agreement on cyber security under which they have agreed not to indulge in online…

NBN Co provides more alternative facts, paid for by the taxpayer

25 April 2017 in Open Sauce

When do you know for certain that the folk who run a public sector project such as the NBN have…

Three months on, no Linksys router patches for remote holes

24 April 2017 in Security

More than three months after being informed about remotely exploitable vulnerabilities in 25 router models, Linksys is yet to issue…

Breaking IT News

Debian developer held over alleged role in riots

26 April 2017 in Open Source

A Debian developer in Russia, who runs a Tor exit node at his home and was arrested earlier this month…

NSA implant infects more than 55,000 Windows PCs

26 April 2017 in Security

A hacking implant written by the NSA and leaked by the hacking group Shadow Brokers about two weeks ago, can…

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning – buzzword bingo

26 April 2017 in Internet of Things

The most used buzzwords so far in 2017 are Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) but it is becoming…

Ubuntu phone updates till June, app store till end-2017

26 April 2017 in Mobility

Security updates for the Ubuntu phone will end in June, and the app store that caters to the users of…

It’s a privilege to improve healthcare IT security

26 April 2017 in Security

The increased use of electronic medical records, rapid advances in healthcare technology and connection of wildly disparate IoT devices to…

NetSuite announces new HR functionality, SuitePeople

26 April 2017 in Business Software

NetSuite today announced a fully-featured, fully-integrated HR add-on for NetSuite titled SuitePeople.

Oracle's 10-year plan based on NetSuite

26 April 2017 in Business Software

Oracle spent US$9.3 billion to acquire NetSuite. Today it explained its 10-year SaaS suite plan.

Cyber crime, data breaches to cost businesses US$8 trillion thru 2022

25 April 2017 in Security

It’s a couple of trillion less than the current 2017 US deficit, showing just how severe the cost of cyber…

Large screen, 4K TVs now comprise one-third of sales

25 April 2017 in Entertainment

Shipments of smaller HD LCD panels dropped and larger 4K UHD panels have increased, accounting for 20 million of the…

OTT will become a $65 billion market globally by 2021

25 April 2017 in Market

Over The Top content will become a US$65 billion global market by 2021 and it is being driven by masses…

Warning that artificial Intelligence has legal implications

25 April 2017 in Business Intelligence

Artificial intelligence will be woven into almost all the tools and services lawyers use to do their jobs and this will…

Explosive growth in IT talent needs, says expert

25 April 2017 in Recruitment

Australia is seeing the strongest growth in recruitment of experienced technology professionals for data science, the mobile field (especially user…

ISPs avoid adverse comment on Tehan's malware plan

24 April 2017 in Security

Australia's big ISPs have danced around a trial balloon launched by Dan Tehan, the Minister assisting the Prime Minister on…

Vault 7: CIA, FBI hunting for leaker, report claims

24 April 2017 in Security

Two of America's spy agencies, the CIA and the FBI, have launched a bid to try and discover who leaked…

Microsoft pushing Office users to online version

24 April 2017 in Business Software

Microsoft has begun a campaign to push users of its Office desktop suite to switch to the online version, Office…

Megaport, Oracle collaborate in the cloud

24 April 2017 in Data Centres

Interconnection services provider Megaport has sealed a deal with Oracle to facilitate connections for Oracle customers via its data centre…

Progress's Armstrong adds APJ to EMEA responsibilities

24 April 2017 in People Moves

Progress Software has broadened the responsibilities of Mark Armstrong, as reflected by his new title of vice-president and managing director,…

Vault 7: guide to leak data from Samsung TVs released

23 April 2017 in Security

A guide for recording and exfiltrating audio data from Samsung F Series Smart Televisions has been released by WikiLeaks in…

Google's Chrome browser to block some ads

23 April 2017 in Open Sauce

Google always gives as good as it gets. That has been the hallmark of the company that now owns both…

Is your enterprise network IoT-ready?

21 April 2017 in Networking

The need to implement better, more secure network procedures and tools to safeguard IoT devices will only grow as more…

The rise of the chatbots

21 April 2017 in Business Intelligence

Chatbots represent a new, more modern form of customer assistance. Only by being agile and experimental can a brand remain…

Information management needs to evolve

21 April 2017 in Enterprise Solutions

Workplace processes are constantly evolving these days, and information management (IM) is no exception. Across all business lines and industries,…

Hocking Stuart goes 3D with Diakrit platform

21 April 2017 in Strategy

Victorian real estate group Hocking Stuart has partnered with global digital visualisation solutions provider, Diakrit, to launch an online service…

Business on the up for Kogan as profit forecasts upgraded

21 April 2017 in Listed Tech

Online discount retailer Kogan has upgraded its full-year profit guidance and is now expecting EBITDA — earnings before interest, tax,…






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