Swedish telecommunications equipment giant Ericsson has acquired US wireless network vendor Cradlepoint in a deal valued at US1.1 billion.
Data management vendor Commvault has appointed David Rajkovic to the role of ANZ area vice president of sales.
GaN is gallium nitride technology, and it is primarily used to make laptop and phone chargers smaller and more powerful, and while I've seen some crowdfunding projects promote them, Belkin seems to be first to bring them to major retail stores in Australia, with two new models.
Victorian startup agency LaunchVic has unveiled a free, open-source database for Victorian startups aimed at driving investment and to showcase the State’s talent.
Out of all the factors that make an IT team successful or otherwise, one of the most crucial is the service desk tool it uses. SolarWinds has a cloud-based SaaS product, built on the ITIL framework, that can help drive your operations.
Tubi is billed as "the world's largest ad-supported video on demand service with over 20,000 movies and TV shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio" and is available to stream on more than 25 types of devices, with the company recording impressive growth over the last year.
The Australian Government’s reissuing of 188C Business Innovation and Investment visas and allocation of interim places to high net worth migrants prior to the Budget will assist Australian businesses and entrepreneurs to counter the lack of availability of domestic capital investment, according to one advisory firm.
Fibre and network solutions provider Vocus has signed a three-year deal to provide secure national data and Internet services to the Australian Taxation Office.
Melbourne headquartered enterprise software development company BrainStorm IT has signed up with global enterprise resource planning (ERP) specialist Syspro as a new channel partner for the Australian market.
Australians have already lost over $300,000 to rental and accommodation scams this year - an increase of 76% compared to the same time last year - by responding to fake advertisements posted on real estate or classified websites.
The ransomware used in an attack on Duesseldorf University Clinic last week, which led to the death of a woman, appears to be Maze, security sources have told iTWire.
Two Australian tech businesses, Shelde and Revolution IT, have merged to form Ampion to offer locals the capabilities of a global systems integrator that also has the skills of a specialist boutique provider.
About 17GB of data has been exfiltrated from Anglicare Sydney, a Christian not-for-profit that supports people across the greater Sydney and Illawarra regions, to a remote location during a ransomware attack, according to a statement put out by the organisation.
A judge in the US has blocked the government from implementing a decision to make it mandatory for Apple and Google to remove the WeChat application from their respective app stores.
The United States has banned the downloading of TikTok and WeChat by residents, claiming this would be a threat to the country's national security.
Professional services firm Accenture has formed Accenture Cloud First to help clients adopt (you guessed it!) cloud first policies.
Brought to Australia for the first time by WaterSecure, the Flo system by well-known US faucet brand Moen can "continuously monitor for water leakage and prevent water damage", and it's available locally now - and naturally features a smartphone app.
The Australian PC market — desktops, notebooks and workstations — grew by 35.2% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2020 with a total of 1.422 million units shipped, the technology analyst firm IDC says.
This is an unbearably good headline :-)
Great Stuff Sam - I wish this could go out to a larger audience.
5G will save us, and the NBN will have to be redone anyway.
As always, a great article Sam.
I will never forgive him.