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.
Flash storage specialist Pure Storage has appointed Michael Alp as vice president of the company's Asia Pacific and Japan operations.
CA Technologies has appointed Hope Powers as senior vice president and managing director for Australia and New Zealand.
Still looking for that 'just right' system for providing secure and managed access to content and file sharing? Data management software specialist Acronis has now thrown its hat into the ring with the release of Acronis Access.