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Dynabook ANZ aids in future of hybrid work with latest release
Dynabook ANZ has announced the refresh of its popular Satellite Pro C40 14.0 and C50 15.6 product range, which now feature the 12th Gen Intel Core processors.
Honeywell report explores reality of ESG goals for enterprise
"I believe carbon neutrality will be one of the top priorities for organisations, driven partly by new carbon taxation plans and decarbonising incentives."
Archive file formats discovered as most common way to deliver malware
HP has issued its third quarter HP Wolf Security Threat Insights Report, finding that archive file formats were the most common file type for delivering malware.
Verizon Business teams up with Wipro to enhance network modernisation
"Our partnership with Wipro will enable businesses to future-proof their network in a manner that is more flexible, agile and predictive, centred around their specific needs.”
Sophos releases MDR solution in response to increased threats
Sophos has announced the general availability of Sophos Managed Detection and Response (MDR) with new threat detection and response capabilities.
Zimperium reveals new Android threat 'the Schoolyard Bully'
Zimperium has revealed details of a newly discovered Android threat campaign that has been stealing Facebook credentials from unsuspecting users since 2018.
GfK offers insights into present day consumer sentiments
“In this new world, consumer behaviours are different. Find opportunity in understanding and using values as foundations for your brand strategy."
Trend Micro launches new protection deployment model
Trend Micro has announced a new protection deployment model, Trend Micro Cloud Sentry, designed to deliver value to both security and development teams.
Accenture acquires ANZ-based customer insights business
The move aims to strengthen Accenture Song's (formerly Accenture Interactive) ability to help clients tap data insights and performance marketing.
Smartphone market slower to recover than expected - IDC
"We believe the global smartphone market will remain challenged through the first half of 2023, with hopes that recovery will improve."
FMI uncovers massive growth of IoT network management market
"Increasing adoption of IoT network management platforms across large enterprises will augment the growth in the market over the forecast period."
SOC-as-a-Service market to hit CAGR of 24.3% in next decade
Predicted to reach an estimated US$1340.3 million in 2022, the target market is likely fuelled by rising cyber security threats, the researchers state.
Thales launches CipherTrust Cloud Key Manager integration with AWS
Following an increased call for sovereign controls, the integration enables organisations to retain control of their encryption keys when migrating data to the AWS cloud.
OutSystems' new AI Mentor System to aid in software development
The solution is designed to give a comprehensive set of AI-based development, security and quality analysis tools that provide expert-level assistance.
Absolute Software rolls out zero trust product innovations
“Our common platform addresses a wide range of market needs, as we have the unique ability to apply self-healing capabilities to devices, applications, and network access."
Vodafone awarded Palo Alto Networks ANZ Service Provider of the Year
"Vodafone is committed to partnering with the best, like Palo Alto Networks, so our business customers can focus on delivering amazing outcomes for everyday NZers."
Genesys named cloud contact centre leader by Frost & Sullivan
Genesys ranked highest in innovation and growth for its artificial intelligence (AI) and digital capabilities to improve both CX and EX.
Red Hat expands expansion of its open solutions on AWS
“By expanding Red Hat's footprint in AWS Marketplace, we are empowering customers to access, consume and deploy open source solutions."
Cisco AppDynamics updates to cloud-native observability solution
"Cisco is enabling visibility of an organisation’s entire cloud-native landscape and generating insights based on an intelligent relationship model."
Forescout’s Vedere Labs details OT vulnerabilities in latest study
Forescout’s Vedere Labs disclosed an update to its OT:ICEFALL study distributed in June 2022, which detailed vulnerabilities found in thousands of OT devices.
BlackBerry announces extension of AWS use at re:Invent 2022
“Connecting our partners with other leaders around the technology that is transforming industries is what powers the innovation possible on AWS."
InterSystems' study inspects ANZ's healthcare interoperability
"Increased FHIR adoption would increase the data available for analytics and enable data-driven care initiatives to solve the challenges our healthcare systems face.”
University of Tasmania joins Fortinet Academic Partner Program
The University of Tasmania is the 498th education institution globally that has implemented the Fortinet Academic Partner Program, and the 16th in Australia.
Invite-only panel reviews Australia's Security of Critical Infrastructure Act
Hamish Hansford contributed alongside a panel of cyber and personnel security leaders in a discussion that attracted about 200 guests in-person and online.