Digital Transformation / DX
Artificial Intelligence / AI
Internet of Things
IDC reveals its top 10 IT industry trends for Australia and New Zealand - report
The report reveals IDC's vision of how A/NZ organisations will deploy and consume technology over the next five years, and contribute to the growth of the digital economy.
COVID-19 vax most popular topic for phishing attacks in 2021
While phishing attacks remain a consistent threat to online security, attackers are switching up the topics they use to bait unsuspecting victims.
Electronic signatures are the future of business – we just need regulation to catch up
Australian business leaders have endured enough uncertainty in the past two years without having to worry about whether their signatures are worth the paper they’re printed on.
$729.1b opportunity for global eCommerce logistics market says analyst firm
Asia Pacific is the largest and fastest-growing market for eCommerce logistics, according to the report.
Global mobile calling traffic declines for the first time in ever
New research finds international call traffic declined by 7% in 2020 and that the downhill trend continues from 2015 after only a slight increase in 2020 at the start of the pandemic.
Omicron-led spike in COVID test-related phishing poses threat to businesses
A massive Omicron-led spike in COVID test-related phishing attacks in the past few months poses a serious threat to businesses, according to Barracuda Networks.
Kaspersky maps out supply chain resilience plans in APAC
The Asia-Pacific region has seen a huge digitalisation leap due to the pandemic, with cybersecurity measures taking a back seat, resulting in several high profile ICT supply chain attacks last year.
Alibaba Cloud reports 50% revenue year-over-year growth and named a Leader in CDM by Gartner
Alibaba Cloud has been named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems, after seeing its revenue for database products rise due to the pandemic.
Acceleration of digital tools in COVID pandemic increased risk of cyber crime
The recent World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2022, which was published this week, contained several warnings about the state of data usage and prioritisation on cyber security.
WorldRemit MD reveals top digital money transfer trends for 2022
Digital money transfer numbers are expected to significantly grow in the coming year in Australia and around the world, according to WorldRemit managing director APAC Scott Eddington.
Trends that will shape workspace layouts in 2022
In a post-pandemic world, with many buildings standing empty or only partially filled, what trends can we expect to see in office spaces that will draw people back and ensure maximum occupancy in the office?
Airline CIOs look to technology to aid in COVID-19 recovery
"Smart technology, automation, and digitalisation are the only ways our industry can thread the needle between profitability, safety, and sustainability.”
AI-driven GiveTech expands globally, helping charities innovate in fundraising
Australian GiveTech startup Dataro has announced its AUD 2.5 million seed funding round led by Basis Set Ventures, Black Sheep Capital, and Save The Children.
Consumer's paradigms are shifting - what it means for marketers and brands
“Marketers must recognise that consumers are in the midst of an exhausting practical and spiritual overhaul. That presents an opportunity for their brands to be facilitators of change."
Five e-commerce trends that will affect all online sellers in 2022
In the past two years, we have seen e-commerce change and grow to meet the demands of the new Covid-19 world.
Chatbots a major player in business growth according to new research
Chatbots are slowly taking over more business sectors, with the pandemic accelerating an increase in chatbot software solutions to help meet the demands of workplaces.
Global consumer IoT market expected to grow 15.9% to hit $204.8 billion by 2027
The growth of the overall consumer IoT market is expected to be driven by the growing adoption of connected healthcare devices such as remote monitoring equipment and heart-rate monitoring devices.
The changing role of the CFO in a post-pandemic era: Leading business change through digital transformation
The role of the CFO is changing post COVID-19, according to Icertis.
Robopreneurs to emerge amid pandemic triggered disruptions
Tech analytics company 5Jewels Research has predicted that robopreneurs will emerge aggressively amid frequent disruptions triggered by the pandemic.
2022 will see 452,000 mobile robot shipments, a massive increase over 2021
ABI Research's 2022 trend report identifies the two industrial, collaborative, and industrial robotics market trends that will deliver in 2022 -and the one that won't.
Board games go digital for the festive season
More than a million people are using the Bubble system, which allows gamers to add friends and family to group video chats.
COVID-19 pandemic to fuel wearables, wireless growth in 2022
2022 will see pandemic-fuelled growth continue for wearables and wireless headsets, according to ABI Research.
Business must accelerate digital transformation or risk becoming obsolete
The ongoing restrictions and supply chain disruptions due to Covid-19 policies across the world mean organisations are having to respond to change faster than ever.
Kacific will use AWS to scale up broadband delivery for APAC
Kacific Broadband Satellites has announced that it is going all-in on AWS to scale up the delivery of broadband internet for the rural regions of Southeast Asia and the Pacific.