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Deltek introduces Dela, an AI-powered tool to transform project delivery
2 days ago
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digital transformation
Deltek unveils AI-powered assistant Dela, designed to enhance project delivery by automating processes and predicting needs using past behaviour.
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Intel unveils Hala Point, world's largest neuromorphic system
3 days ago
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cpu
Intel's Hala Point, the world's largest neuromorphic system with 1.15 billion neurons, will elevate brain-scale computing research at Sandia National Labs and optimise telecoms via Ericsson Research.
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Universal Robots & MathWorks deepen partnership for advanced cobot deployment
Last week
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software engineering
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engineering
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collaboration
Universal Robots joins MathWorks Connections Program, a strategic collaboration set to enable engineers design, test, simulate, and launch advanced cobot applications using advanced mathematical computing software.
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Cat Starkey named as new CTO of cybersecurity firm Expel
This month
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cloud services
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cybersecurity
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cto
Expel's new CTO, Cat Starkey, former VP of engineering, is set to foster growth and innovation, utilising her extensive SaaS expertise to steer the firm's technical strategy.
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Kinetic IT & CSIRO team up to boost Indigenous women in STEM
This month
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engineering
Kinetic IT collaborates with CSIRO's Young Indigenous Women's STEM Academy, aiming to encourage First Nations women to seek tech industry opportunities in Australia.
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Starfish Storage celebrates 10 years of unstructured data management
Last month
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compliance
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data classification
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engineering
Celebrating a decade of innovation, Starfish Storage boasts managing over an exabyte of capacity for a range of industries including healthcare and entertainment.
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Google Cloud & Gamuda expand collaboration for AI capabilities
Last month
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bi
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big data
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cloud services
Google Cloud and Gamuda have intensified their partnership, utilising advanced AI and cloud technologies to enhance the efficiency and innovation of construction and infrastructure projects.
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IWD 2024: Fintech female leaders share insights on investing in women
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For International Women's Day 2024, female leaders in fintech and AI discuss their experiences in the industry and stressed the importance of investing in women to foster change.
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IWD 2024: The big risk of too few women in Aotearoa's tech sector
Last month
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cybersecurity
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engineering
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climate change
The scarcity of women in Aotearoa's tech sector, including cybersecurity, exacerbates risks of talent shortage, low productivity, staff turnover, and weaker business outcomes, experts warn.
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IWD 2024: From Chennai to California: What I've learned from a lifetime in STEM
Last month
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Gayathri Natarajan, a Program Manager at Synopsys Inc, shares her journey from Chennai to California as she explores the significance of STEM in her life and role as a female empowerment advocate.
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IWD 2024: Women at Reddie & Grose inspire new generation
Last month
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engineering
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software
For International Women's Day, Reddie and Grose's female professionals aim to motivate future scientists by sharing their experiences in the often male-dominated sectors.
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IWD 2024: The STEM forest: Cultivating a diverse workforce for sustainable growth
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Despite progress, Indian tech and finance sectors still lack female representation in leadership roles, sparking discussions on STEM education's role in fostering a diverse and sustainable workforce.
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IWD 2024: Grokking our way to gender parity in tech
Last month
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To mark IWD 2024, we delve into continued gender disparities in tech and education, but signs of progress emerge, particularly at Grok Academy, focusing on bridging the gender gap.
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Sharon White named HCLTech's AVP for data, analytics & AI in Australasia
Last month
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big data
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data analytics
Sharon White, an experienced data expert, is revealed as HCLTech's new AVP of Next Generation Data, Analytics and AI, bolstering its AI capabilities in Australia and New Zealand.
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IWD 2024: Pushing through the uncomfortable to empower your teams
Last month
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dei
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business
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workplace
On International Women's Day 2024, women strive for equality in STEM fields, overcoming difficulties, and advocating for their teams, with data indicating a growing desire for career progression.
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IWD 2024: Inspiring diversity in data - My journey in the industry
Last month
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engineering
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sales
Determined to stimulate diversity in the data industry, Cathy Conroy shares her journey of championing female inclusion across tech roles in Australia and New Zealand.
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IWD 2024: Actionable steps to bridging the gender pay gap
Last month
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construction
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engineering
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With the gender pay gap now out in the spotlight, modern organisations must work fast to rectify the pay gap issue or risk losing their talents.
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Johnson Matthey chooses Aras Innovator for digital transformation
Mon, 26th Feb 2024
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saas
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digital transformation
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digitisation
Johnson Matthey has selected Aras Innovator to upgrade its legacy systems and facilitate the digitisation of its worldwide operations starting Q1 2024.
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UK lags behind France and Germany in generative AI
Fri, 23rd Feb 2024
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it training
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ethics
British companies trail their French and German counterparts in investing in generative AI, jeopardising the UK's chances of gaining an AI advantage.
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WalkMe unveils Workflow Accelerators for optimised productivity & growth
Fri, 23rd Feb 2024
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cloud services
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payroll systems
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hcm
Digital Adoption Platform leader, WalkMe, introduces its new Workflow Accelerators tool set, designed to optimise productivity and drive business growth through technology optimisation in various sectors.
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Nemetschek Group's ALLPLAN, FRILO, & SCIA brands merge in AEC sector overhaul
Thu, 22nd Feb 2024
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branding
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digitalisation
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productivity
Nemetschek Group reveals merger of its AEC brands, ALLPLAN, FRILO, and SCIA, to heighten data-driven design-to-build workflows under the ALLPLAN umbrella and boost productivity in the construction sector.
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'Illuminate 2.0' sparks tech conversations at annual Mysuru event
Thu, 22nd Feb 2024
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cartech
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power / energy
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industry experts
L&T Technology Services and The National Institute of Engineering (NIE) Mysuru held the enlightening second annual Illuminate 2.0 event, with industry leaders discussing technological advancements and sharing invaluable insights.
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BlackLine hires Sumit Johar as new global Chief Information Officer
Mon, 19th Feb 2024
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Digital finance transformation leader, BlackLine, appoints tech industry veteran Sumit Johar as new Chief Information Officer, leveraging his SaaS acumen and AI knowledge.
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HCLTech bags Top Employer title in 26 countries for 2024
Wed, 7th Feb 2024
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Global tech firm HCLTech secures Top Employer status in 26 countries for 2024, lauded for outstanding HR practices.