NZ / New Zealand stories
MYOB extends partnership with Stripe to tackle cash flow issues
MYOB expands partnership with global financial platform Stripe to streamline invoice payment and ease cash flow difficulties for Australian and New Zealand businesses.
Gallagher Security wins top OSPA award for second year running
Warwick-based Gallagher Security has won the Outstanding Security Equipment Manufacturer Award for the second year at the 2024 OSPAs, recognised for its innovative approach to global security solutions.
Kiwis call for tougher fines & greater accountability in cyber breaches
New research reveals majority of Kiwis think companies should do more to prevent cyber-attacks, with many considering swapping brands after a data breach.
New Zealand's academyEX wins global award for innovative Edtech platform
New Zealand's edtech sector celebrates as academyEx and the Ministry of Social Development triumph in the World Summit Awards, receiving acclaim for their innovative job skills platform, Digital Passport.
Rural Connectivity Symposium 2024 registration opens, TUANZ leads
The Tech Users Association launches registration for the Rural Connectivity Symposium 2024, aimed at addressing tech challenges in rural communities post-national election.
Jet Technologies announces new distribution centre in Brisbane
Sydney's Jet Technologies has opened a distribution centre in Brisbane, marking its expansion in Australia and New Zealand, driven by increasing demand for their print, packaging and industrial solutions.
Synspective set to launch StriX-3 satellite in March
Synspective's StriX-3 satellite, intended for full-scale constellation operations, is scheduled for a March launch from Rocket Lab's NZ complex.
NZ law firm Anderson Lloyd switches to NetDocuments
NZ law firm, Anderson Lloyd, boosts productivity through a new IT overhaul, choosing NetDocuments' cloud platform to streamline document and email management for its 170 staff.
nib New Zealand sees solid growth with robust financials
Nib New Zealand reports a robust H1 FY24 financial performance with a significant 3.7% growth in private health insurance policyholders.
Gigamon appoints Simon Oliver as ANZ Head of Channel
Gigamon appoints Simon Oliver as Head of Channel for Australia, bolstering its channel-first strategy across the ANZ region amid surging demand for improved hybrid cloud infrastructure security.
How enterprises can avoid missing out and messing up on AI
APAC enterprises grapple with pace of AI adoption, balancing the urgency to stay competitive with the risk of rushing, finds a Juniper Networks and Wakefield Research survey.
Spark & NZIER to boost NZ's productivity with technology
Spark, in partnership with the NZIER, aims to steer Aotearoa New Zealand a technology generation ahead, addressing the country's productivity challenges.
Genetec announces Security Center SaaS to revolutionise physical security industry
Genetec has unveiled Security Center SaaS, an enterprise-grade solution expected to redefine cloud-based physical security with its comprehensive capabilities and cybersecurity measures.
New Zealanders' concern over online misinformation growing
Growing concern over misleading online information grips 65% of New Zealanders, with women and the elderly expressing the greatest worries.
Concern grows over children's online safety in Aotearoa
73% of New Zealanders, particularly women and adults aged 30-49, express high concern about children accessing inappropriate content online.
Schneider Electric launches Alliance SI Energize Program in Australasia
Schneider Electric launches the unique Alliance SI Energize Program in Australia and New Zealand to equip system integrators with tools and expertise for business expansion into industrial technology and sustainability.
Over half of New Zealand's internet workforce want more remote work
Over half of New Zealand's internet-capable workforce want to increase remote working, according to InternetNZ's latest findings; however, employer restrictions remain a significant barrier.
InternetNZ research highlights Kiwis' concerns about online world
InternetNZ's upcoming research, unveiling NZ's attitudes to the online world and AI, also highlights increasing concerns about cyberbullying and online harm.
Why Kiwi channel partners choose Dynamic Supplies for distribution
Dynamic Supplies NZ diversifies its IT distribution strategy beyond printing, partnering with brands like Maxhub and EcoXGear, affirming its status as a key distribution partner in the Kiwi channel.
Trend Micro & AWS partner for largest cybersecurity roadshow in 2024
Trend Micro announced its 2024 Risk to Resilience World Tour, touted as the world's largest cybersecurity roadshow, backed by Amazon Web Services. The tour will leverage AI-enabled solutions for businesses in seven major Australasian cities.
The departure of Sparks cybersecurity leader Josh Bahlman
Josh Bahlman, esteemed leader of Spark New Zealand's Cyber Defence and Technology Architecture teams, has resigned after a significant ten-year tenure.
Fidelity Life names Angela Henderson as new CIO in progressive move
Fidelity Life hires Angela Henderson, a reputed industry veteran, as their new CIO. The move marks a progressive step for women in the usually male-centric sector.
4Cabling expands in New Zealand with larger Auckland warehouse
Leading cabling solutions provider, 4Cabling, bolsters its commitment to New Zealand with a move to a larger warehouse in Mangere Bridge, Auckland.
Exclusive: Why Elastic continues to see positive momentum
Gavin Jones, Area VP for ANZ at Elastic, the leading search analytics firm, shares insights on its strategic direction and technological advancements.