A new software application from enterprise asset management software provider, Mainpac, being piloted at wholesale power generator, Delta Electricity’s Wallerawang Power Station near Lithgow in New South Wales, will allow maintenance engineers to make faster, better decisions to reduce the frequency and duration of plant outages.
Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) and IBM say they will deliver the world’s first mobile edge computing platform that can run applications directly within a mobile base station.
Banks in the Asia Pacific region are expected to dedicate additional resources to broadening the range of services they offer their customers, with one global analyst firm predicting the banks will rapidly move to enhance those services with the use of technology as customers continue their fast uptake of online banking.
IBM has just announced that all of its cloud services and software will be based on an open cloud architecture, in a move which the company says will ensure that innovation in cloud computing is not “hampered by locking businesses into proprietary islands of insecure and difficult-to-manage offerings.”
Telstra has become the third Australian company to announce plans to offer a range of cloud-based unified communications and collaboration services based on Cisco's Hosted Collaboration Solution.