Increasing demand for virtualisation, disaster recovery and cloud technologies has spurred growth for global software provider, Veeam Software in the Asia Pacific market, with the company recording a 52 percent jump in year-on-year revenue in the Australia and New Zealand region along with 29 per cent growth in new licenses revenue in the third quarter.
A peering arrangement which will see Australia’s Academic and Research Network – AARNet - link directly to Amazon Web Services in Seattle and provide unmetered connection, is likely to spur the adoption of cloud services by Australia’s universities and research institutions.
Sydney-based IPscape, a provider of cloud-based call centre services, has set its sights on becoming a global player backed by Telstra which took a 31.3 percent stake in the company in June.
Amdocs has launched two new cloud-based solutions to provide support for in-home management and monitoring of elderly and chronically-ill patients.
Sydney based managed services provider Applaud is offering BMC's Remedy IT service management software as a cloud-based service, saying it offers considerable advantages over the traditional premises based deployment.