Hands-on review: The Jabra Elite 45h headphones
For a headset coming in at under $200, Jabra has packed in an array of features that appeal to the budget-conscious that demand a quality sound experience.
Blue Prism extends human-to-digital worker collaboration with new Interact capability
Remote working remains a high-risk endeavour
Xero revamps Starter plan to support businesses during COVID crisis
Hyland's content services expertise earns Gartner accolade
Thales: A/NZ cybersecurity approach more talk than action
Work from home demand sees Australian PC market flourish
Getac releases updated fully-rugged tablet
The UX10 is an update on its previous model with the latest processor, storage and connectivity tech.
Zoho releases collaboration platform to meet 'changing nature of work'
"The nature of work has undeniably changed, and Workplace has grown to meet that change," comments Zoho chief strategy officer Vijay Sundaram.
Fiverr launches platform to bring freelancers closer to business
Fiverr says it wanted to create an integration that could fit into an organisation’s workflow and become ‘part of the digital onboarding experience’ for employees, meaning freelancers can access email, Slack, Dropbox, and the Fiverr Business team account.
Check Point acquires Odo Security to bolster remote security offering
The deal will integrate Odo’s remote access software with Check Point’s Inifinity architecture, bolstering the latter company’s remote security capabilities in a time where working and learning from home has become the norm, and looks to largely remain that way in the near future.
Acronis announces new security endpoint solution
The solution is an integration of data protection and cybersecurity which provides customers with effective endpoint protection in a landscape where the pointlessness of perimeter security is becoming more pronounced.
Google starts Android 11 rollout - a taste of what's new
Android 11 is now live – but if you don’t have one of the ‘selected’ OnePlus, OPPO, Pixel, realme, or Xiaomi phones, you might be in for a bit of a wait.
Plugging the gaps: Australian organisations are leaving their defence barriers wide open
Cybercriminals are are walking through the gaping holes in Australia’s organisational defences – gaps that leadership teams don’t even realise are there.
HPE launches new storage solution for SMEs
Hewlett Packard Enterprise has unveiled the next generation of its HPE Modular Smart Array (MSA), HPE MSA Gen 6.
Enterprise storage market knocked by COVID-19, but may bounce back
The overall APAC storage market revenue is now expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during 2019-2024, compared to the previous forecast of 14.6% before the COVID-19 outbreak.
Australian organisations failing to support employees in remote working
“Remote working is here to stay into the near future and even after the virus, so now is the time for business leaders to evaluate and address how to future-proof their approach and optimise performance.”
Yubico launches latest YubiKey with NFC & USB-C support
Yubico has released a new hardware authentication key, designed to provide security through both near-field communication (NFC) and USB-C connections and smart card support.
End-to-end content services platforms essential to every good DX strategy
Cloud content services and SaaS applications continue to be top-of-mind for business and IT leaders looking to strategically evolve and expand their technology investments.
Google & Lenovo launch first meeting room kits for Google Meet
Google Meet Series One meeting room kits are engineered for hybrid working environments, such as those in the office and in remote locations
Report: Rushing into cloud migration directly related to security issues
A new report from Radware highlights the impact of COVID-19 on organisations compelled to digitally transform in order to maintain business continuity.
4 ways cloud ERP helps organisations build resilience and agility
Cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) has become a sure-fire way to build business resilience through its timely and accurate insights into operations, and ability to adapt to the needs of the business.
Report: 151% increase in DDoS attacks compared to 2019
It comes as the security risk profile for organisations around the world increased in large part thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, forcing greater reliance on cloud technology and thrusting digital laggards into quick and unsecured migrations.
Operational efficiency and cost reduction key to robotic process automation adoption across APAC
"RPA relieves human workers of their repetitive daily tasks by processing workflow much quicker and consequently more efficient."
COVID-19: Is technology New Zealand's silver bullet?
"The New Zealand technology sector continues to thrive and support the New Zealand economy during the global pandemic."
Businesses ditch legacy systems for cloud-based communications
There are five good reasons why embracing cloud-based communications and collaboration is a business priority
Remote working brings benefits to businesses, but it's not without its challenges
"Now, its time to reflect and analyse this, to see what positive patterns have arisen that we need to reinforce and what negative patterns we see, that need to be changed."
COVID-19 features to further drive smartwatch uptake in APAC
New age customers are becoming health conscious and preferring devices with advanced features.
IDC: Pandemic drives Kiwi PC market up 40%
The NZ PC market for 2Q20 saw shipments of commercial and consumer PC devices grow by 61.5% YoY and 13% YoY respectively.
How universities can tackle COVID-19 challenges with digital agility
Over the past two years, the higher education sector had endured challenging headwinds, having to cope with an environment where enrolments were down and facing planned faculty consolidations.
McAfee finds vulnerabilities in 'temi' the videoconferencing robot
Temi is commonly used in environments including businesses, healthcare, retail, hospitality, and other environments including the home.
Why it's crucial to normalise proper security training for remote working
Knowing and implementing best practices for remote security can save money, time and headaches. It starts with a quality solution to safeguard the workforce.
Vodafone brings xone IoT platform to Aotearoa
The platform is a localised version of a solution belonging to the Vodafone Group, providing key in-country functionality to technology.
How process automation can help in a COVID-19 world
Where cumbersome manual steps have done the job in the past, many are finding they don’t easily translate to a world of remote working. As a result, organisations are increasingly coming to the conclusion that significant changes need to be made.
Global attack volume down, but fraud and cyber threats still going strong
“The move to digital, for both businesses and consumers, has been significant. Yet with this change comes opportunity for exploitation. Fraudsters look for easy targets: whether government support packages, new lines of credit or media companies with fewer barriers to entry."
74% of APAC IT leaders say security culture is essential to business success
You can join these leaders in designing security awareness and training with your employees in mind.
No slowing for collab-tech as Kiwis embrace hybrid working
Technology investment and adoption is a top focus for New Zealand firms post-COVID-19, new Poly research reveals.
How to leverage backup best practices to repel ransomware
Here's how a ransomware kit with a whitepaper, webinar and 30 day free trial can help your business effectively prevent, detect and restore from a ransomware attack.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - The benefits of converged cloud security
Today, Techday speaks to Forcepoint senior sales engineer and solutions architect Matthew Bant, who discusses the benefits of a converged cloud security model, and the pandemic's role in complicating the security stack in organisations around the world.
COVID features to drive smartwatch sales
"New age customers are becoming health conscious and preferring devices with advanced features."
Veeam launches ransomware prevention kit
Through a simple-by-design management console, users can easily achieve fast, flexible and reliable backup, recovery and replication for all your applications and data.
InternetNZ tackles increased cyberattacks with new partnership
"We want to arm our customers with the best possible defence against known threats on the Internet."
Hands-on review: D-Link Covr-2202 Seamless Mesh Wi-Fi System
D-Link’s Covr-2202 Wi-Fi system is here to extend your network coverage and protect your internet security with McAfee.
Artificial intelligence key to NZ's economic future - report
"During this time, the value of human-machine collaboration has never been clearer."
Remote staff overestimating knowledge of cybersecurity basics
‘Unconscious incompetence’ is one of the most difficult issues to identify and solve with security awareness training.
Why it’s essential to re-write IT security for the cloud era
Key components of network security architecture for the cloud era should be built from the ground up, as opposed to being bolted on to legacy solutions built for organisations functioning only on-premises or from only managed devices.
Hands-on review: PNY HP flash drives
PNY sent over a selection of their new HP authorised flash drives for us to put through their paces.
VR headset market set for growth despite short-term COVID decline
Virtual reality is starting to mature and reach a broader audience.
AVR Lab named exclusive distributor for AR glasses OEM
The company has been appointed as the exclusive distributor of Vuzix smart glasses products to the Australian and New Zealand markets.