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Challenge stories - Page 2

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Supply chains continue to be disrupted, enterprises embrace circular economy
Mon, 4th Jul 2022
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inventory management systems
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research
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disruption
Two-thirds of large enterprises are now keeping more stock on hand due to supply chain disruption, according to research by IFS.
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New SAP study uncovers impact of 'the great resignation'
Thu, 30th Jun 2022
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digital transformation
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research
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sap
Coined in 2021, the phrase 'the great resignation' refers to millions of employees globally leaving their jobs. The phenomenon is real and impacting SMEs.
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Fortinet training edges toward closing cybersecurity gap
Thu, 12th May 2022
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firewall
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network management
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it training
The Fortinet Training Institute has made significant progress in closing the cybersecurity skills gap, on track to train one million people by 2026.
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Mounting challenges threaten the promise of cloud in ANZ
Thu, 24th Mar 2022
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cloud services
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colocation
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devops
Cloud and data centre leaders must address misalignment exacerbating cloud costs and changes in strategic direction, according to a new study from ADAPT.
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Amazon and Visa reach agreement in ongoing dispute
Wed, 23rd Feb 2022
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martech
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pos
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commerce systems
After a substantial ongoing feud, Amazon and Visa have agreed to settle a dispute over the credit card giant's fees.
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MSPs face growing challenges, automation and AIOps present a solution
Fri, 21st Jan 2022
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challenge
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logicmonitor
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automation
MSPs are facing challenges from the pandemic and digital transformation, with pressure to deliver despite outages and cyber attacks, says LogicMonitor.
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APAC invest in tech to build resiliency during uncertain times
Tue, 22nd Jun 2021
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sap
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challenge
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sap concur
APAC businesses turn to intelligent technology to combat stress over competition and employee safety, according to SAP Concur study.
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ANZ businesses face significant and ongoing data challenges, study finds
Wed, 7th Apr 2021
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bi
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big data
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data analytics
Organizations in Australia and New Zealand are struggling with data sprawl, management complexity, and security issues, according to a survey by Commvault.
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Digital transformation halted by lack of skills, money and partner support
Tue, 10th Mar 2020
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digital transformation
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cloud services
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challenge
UK firms' digital shifts stalled by skill, resource dearth—CIF/BT study reveals.
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Massey Uni students win big at global IoT challenge
Tue, 8th Oct 2019
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iot
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massey university
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challenge
Massey Uni team wins global IoT challenge with innovative air quality sensors, CAIRNet.
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Robot prepares to make 1,000 metre vertical climb in Norway
Wed, 5th Jul 2017
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robotics
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panasonic
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challenge
Panasonic's robot powered by dry cell batteries will attempt to climb a 1,000m vertical rope at Lysefjord, Norway on July 7.
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JB Hi-Fi CEO retires... CFO takes over
Thu, 24th Apr 2014
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cfo
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challenge
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jb hi-fi
JB Hi-Fi CEO Terry Smart to retire in August; CFO Richard Murray to take over.
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Marlborough schools to get slice of Pi
Wed, 7th Aug 2013
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cloud services
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nmit
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schools
Computer science students across Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough can now take a bigger slice of Pi with a gift of Raspberry Pi’s from the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT).
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Android App of the Week - What's the Word?
Thu, 7th Feb 2013
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smartphones
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technology gifts
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apps
This is a simple, fun word puzzle game that is so basic it’s lucky it is so darn addictive.
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Business Start-Up Tips
Tue, 24th Jul 2012
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big data
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bi
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planning
Starting your own business can be scary - especially when you start reading statistics on failure rates.
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Shedding light on physical and virtual networks
Thu, 1st Sep 2011
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virtualisation
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cloud services
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management
Virtualisation offers benefits, but new complexity as Pang Yuen, Gigamon vice president, Asia Pacific Region details.
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Invites-only system working
Thu, 14th Jul 2011
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google
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facebook
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social networking
Analyst suggests Google+ could hit 20 million users by the weekend.
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Spark Ideas Challenge winners revealed
Fri, 28th May 2010
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edutech
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challenge
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spark
Winners in both Social Entrepreneurship and Commercial Entrepreneurship categories have been announced.
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IDC: Integral, Axon to see 'period of consolidation'
Wed, 5th May 2010
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integration
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idc
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market
Analyst expects to see consolidation as the firms integrate but it will compete with the major players as a result.