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Hybrid IT
Intel launches 13th Gen core processor and unison solution
Last week
13th Gen Intel Core desktop processors deliver the world’s best gaming experience and unmatched overclocking capabilities.
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Digital Transformation
Smartsheet reveals new product innovations during Engage
Last month
New features on data visibility, project control and third-party solution integration are in store for local Smartsheet customers.
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Sustainable IT
Equinix partners NUS to use hydrogen tech in data centres
Last month
The partners will develop hydrogen fuel technologies for green data centres in tropical climates, and for use in Equinix’s global network.
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SaaS
TinyML SaaS to become a billion-dollar market by 2030
Last month
ABI Research forecasts that TinyML SaaS revenue will exceed US$220 million in 2022 and potentially become a billion-dollar market by 2030.
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Marketing Automation
Marketplacer recognised in Gartner Hype Cycle for eCommerce
Last month
Marketplacer has been recognised in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Digital Commerce 2022 as a sample vendor in the enterprise marketplaces category.
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Digital Transformation
Gartner survey reveals delays in government tech purchases
Last month
According to a survey by Gartner, at 22 months, the public sector has the longest average buying cycle for technology purchases compared to other industries.
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AI
Gartner unveils key emerging tech to watch in 2022
August 2022
"Such technologies present greater risks for deployment, but potentially greater benefits for early adopters," says Gartner.
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ABI Research
ABI Research calls for universal data governance framework
March 2022
The researchers state that a new universal data governance framework must be introduced to address the data governance needs in emerging technologies.
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Emerging Technology
Trends to follow when dealing with NFTs, generative AI, sovereign cloud, data fabric and composable networks
August 2021
Three overarching trends to drive organisations to explore emerging technologies such as non-fungible tokens (NFT), sovereign cloud, AI and composable networks.
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Workplace of the future
Future of work tech spend to reach $656bn in 2021, IDC finds
July 2021
The largest area of investment in 2021 will be hardware, where companies are expected to purchase $228 billion in endpoint devices, enterprise hardware, infrastructure as a service (IaaS), and robotics and drones.
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Cybersecurity
Interview: Assessing the challenges in securing emerging technologies
June 2021
In his almost 20 years in the cybersecurity industry, Infosys CISO Vishal Salvi has watched threats change — and how they've ramped up in the last 18 months.
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AI
The transformative power of AI comes within reach of every business
June 2021
The power that high-end technology brings to business should be in the hands of the many, rather than an elite few, writes giniPredict general manager for A/NZ By Fung Lim.
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Business Continuity
Co-creation and digital skills are crucial to accelerate Australia’s digital economy
May 2021
Essential funding from the recent federal budget will promote tech innovation, and foster digital skills that will inevitably drive momentum in our economy. 
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Digital Transformation
Three success factors for business and IT transformation
April 2021
As technological progress is continuous, it forces business leaders to remain agile if they want to secure a competitive advantage.
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Cloud
Low-code goes mainstream
April 2021
By enabling software development without relegating coding to specific developers, low-code is set to soar in popularity this year.
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Remote Working
The three layers of a successful digital transformation project
February 2021
2021 brings hope of new opportunities for C-suite executives. CIOs and their IT teams who get the right mix now can bake success into their digital business strategy.
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Digital Transformation
Six digital transformation trends to watch in 2021
January 2021
During 2021, CIOs will have to work throughout their organisations and apply digital technologies and data to unlock new business opportunities, writes Cohesity head of systems engineering A/NZ Derek Cowan.
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AI
IDTechEx: the role of emerging tech in fighting COVID-19
November 2020
2020 will go down in history for the year of the global pandemic, but also for the rise of innovative digital technologies.
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AI
RMIT researchers create ‘light-powered’ AI chip
November 2020
The nanoscale advance combines the core software needed to drive artificial intelligence with image-capturing hardware in a single electronic device.
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KPMG
Australian executives shift focus to must-have technologies amid COVID-19
August 2020
Business survival has emerged as the number one reason to invest in emerging technologies as Australian executives re-evaluate strategic priorities.
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AI
Social distancing tech amongst top emerging technology trends - Gartner
August 2020
“Emerging technologies are disruptive by nature, but the competitive advantage they provide is not yet well known or proven in the market."
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Email
Reducing the amount of time employees spend on email
July 2020
In many organisations, business managers are looking for ways to minimise the use of email or make it more efficient so that employees can focus more on deep work and creative tasks instead of on managing their emails.
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Collaboration
Eight positive technology trends to come out of COVID-19
July 2020
The involuntary adoption of these technologies will have a long-lasting impact well beyond COVID-19, says SYSPRO Asia-Pacific chief executive officer Rob Stummer.
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Cybersecurity
Ingram invests in APAC with new leadership and partner support
June 2020
Expands Advanced Solutions strategy to APAC to advance partner capabilities, with ASEAN VP Francis Choo at the helm.