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Sean Mitchell
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Having started his career at Renaissance. Sean joined Apple in Melbourne for a number of years before working in the media space. This started with Review Publishing and later the tech publisher IDG Communications. In 2006 he was involved in the launch of The Channel magazine. As they say – the rest is history.

Stories by Sean

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Appian's Partner Awards 2024: KPMG, Groundswell & Ignyte triumph
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low-code
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partner programmes
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partner awards
Appian recognises KPMG, Groundswell, Ignyte, and Perficient at the 2024 Partner Awards for their innovative solutions and exceptional delivery on the Appian Platform.
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Cisco boosts Secure Application with added data, cloud security features
Yesterday
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cloud security
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application security
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gdpr
Cisco has unveiled new updates to its Secure Application, now offering data and cloud security capabilities, in a move to aid businesses in securing their cloud-native applications and protecting sensitive data amid rising data breaches.
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Zoom unveils AI-powered toolkit to boost workplace productivity
Yesterday
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collaboration
Zoom unveils its AI-powered Zoom Workplace platform, designed to augment business collaboration and productivity with features including an AI creative assistant and personalised user experience.
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Armis acquires Silk Security for a total of $150M
Yesterday
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cybersecurity
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breach prevention
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m&a
Armis, an asset intelligence cybersecurity firm, acquires Silk Security for $150M, aiming to create a comprehensive cyber threat management platform and bridge the gap between threat identification and resolution.
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Most enterprise PCs ill-equipped for AI-induced security threats
Yesterday
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cybersecurity
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cyber resilience
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absolute security
A staggering 92% of enterprise PCs lack sufficient RAM to support emerging AI technologies, introducing high-risk security issues, reports Absolute Security's Cyber Resilience Risk Index 2024.
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NAB Show 2024: Harnessing GenAI for media's next frontier
Yesterday
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digital transformation
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ml
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ai
The NAB Show 2024 illuminated the potential of General AI (GenAI) in media but also highlighted the gap between its hype and readiness, with Qvest pointing the way forward.
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Microsoft Envision AI roadshow: Unveiling generative AI's impact in NZ
Yesterday
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power / energy
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ai
At the recent Microsoft Envision AI Roadshow in Auckland, business executives explored the rapidly growing influence of generative AI and its potential to transform operations and tackle social inequities.
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Sharp UK teams up with Gamma for enhanced VoIP services
Yesterday
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uc
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voip
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contact centre
Sharp UK partners with Gamma Communications to enhance telephony services in anticipation of the ISDN/PSTN switch-off, focusing on seamless transition to VoIP for clients.
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Cado Security unmasks Cerber ransomware threat to Confluence servers
2 days ago
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ransomware
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encryption
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cybersecurity
Cyber security firm, Cado Security, uncovers revelations about a Linux variant of Cerber ransomware exploiting vulnerabilities in Confluence servers using the CVE-2023-22518 exploit.
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Expereo boosts global connectivity with Fixed Wireless Access
2 days ago
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cloud services
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network infrastructure
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sd-wan
Expereo expands its portfolio with Fixed Wireless Access, delivering resilient global network solutions to businesses in 190 countries, enabling swift deployment even in remote locations.
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Peak launches AI performance guarantee amid inventory concerns
2 days ago
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digital transformation
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inventory management systems
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ai
In response to the predicted $1.77 trillion cost of inventory distortion for retailers in 2023, AI provider Peak is launching a guarantee for its inventory applications, aiming to prove that using technology for inventory optimisation doesn't have to be a high-risk strategy.
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Deloitte & TeamViewer collaborate to digitalise warehouse tasks
2 days ago
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digital transformation
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vr
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smart glasses
Deloitte and TeamViewer plan to set a new industry standard in warehousing with their collaborative vision picking system, using AR technology to drive efficiency and precision against a backdrop of strained global supply chains.
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HiBob unveils Bob Hiring to enrich talent acquisition strategies
2 days ago
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hcm
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payroll systems
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recruitment
HiBob unveils Bob Hiring, an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) designed to streamline the hiring process, acknowledging the vital role of the right talent in driving business growth.
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SYSPRO survey reveals manufacturing sector's strategic shift amid crises
2 days ago
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big data
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bi
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it in manufacturing
SYSPRO's third annual Global CFO Survey suggests a strategic shift in the manufacturing sector towards enhanced operational resilience and efficiency amid macro-economic disruptions.
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Cellular IoT module market set to rebound in 2024 after 2023 dip
2 days ago
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iot
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edge computing
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analyst report
Despite a 16% drop in cellular IoT module and chipset shipments in 2023, the market is expected to recover by 2024, driven by rising uptake of AI-enabled cellular IoT modules, finds a new report.
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Last Energy showcases micro nuclear reactor to the public
2 days ago
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colocation
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ai
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nvidia
Last Energy, a nuclear energy start-up, unveiled a prototype of a micronuclear reactor at a conference, positioning it as an affordable, sustainable solution for the high energy demands of data centres.
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FinTech Australia asks for policy rethink amid start-up funding woes
2 days ago
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fintech
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federal government
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crowdfunding
FinTech Australia calls for government policy revisions, citing capital raising challenges for startups and the need for stronger support from Austrade to boost the country's fintech reputation internationally.
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Thomson Reuters reveals fresh AI insights in new professionals report
2 days ago
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accounting systems
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digital banking
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Thomson Reuters' debut Asia and Emerging Markets 'Future of Professionals Report' reveals AI's potential, with 89% of professionals forecasting AI-stimulated creation of novel careers.
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Infosys successfully delivers cloud transformation for Team Global Express
3 days ago
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migration
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hybrid cloud
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cloud services
Infosys completes a seamless technology separation project for Team Global Express, transitioning over 300 applications and 4,000 users to a sustainable data centre and public cloud.
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Akamai unveils cloud solution with NVIDIA GPU for efficient media processing
3 days ago
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gaming
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technology gifts
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economics
Akamai Technologies enhances its cloud portfolio with NVIDIA RTX 4000 Ada Generation GPUs optimised offering, set to revolutionise media processing applications with fast, energy-efficient service.
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Qvest unveils AI adoption strategies in top media companies at NAB
4 days ago
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digital transformation
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digital entertainment
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ai
Qvest has shared key findings about AI integration strategies among Fortune 1000 companies in the media, broadcasting, and entertainment sectors during the 2024 NAB Show keynote.
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AlphaSense doubles ARR to $200m & appoints new CMO
Last week
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saas
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cx
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martech
AI search platform AlphaSense doubles its annual recurring revenue to $200m within two years, appoints experienced IPO strategist Heather Zynczak as Chief Marketing Officer.
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Mako boosts defence against cyber attacks with Radware's protection services
Last week
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cybersecurity
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gartner
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radware
Israeli media giant Mako, selects cyber-security firm Radware to defend against large-scale hacktivist attacks, bolstering its commitment to innovative and adaptable security measures.
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Jamf unveils new toolkit to optimise Apple tech in businesses & schools
Last week
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apple
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byod
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cloud services
Jamf showcased an array of new offerings to assist enterprises in maximising their tech investments, including a compliance dashboard and Compliance Editor tool. The tools aim to enforce compliance regulations on Apple devices and enhance overall security efficiency.