Stephen Withers is one of Australia¹s most experienced IT journalists, having begun his career in the days of 8-bit 'microcomputers'. He covers the gamut from gadgets to enterprise systems. In previous lives he has been an academic, a systems programmer, an IT support manager, and an online services manager. Stephen holds an honours degree in Management Sciences, a PhD in Industrial and Business Studies, and is a senior member of the Australian Computer Society.
HPE's Aruba business has appointed Andrew Fox as its New Zealand country manager.
An expanded partnership between identity and device management provider Okta and Google is intended to make it easier for large enterprises to securely deploy and manage Google Apps. Okta is also strengthening and extending its portfolio of identity-related products and services.
Security vendor Check Point Software Technologies has appointed Kash Sharma as director of distribution and SMB for Australia and New Zealand.