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IT infrastructure
Bentley Systems announces finalists for the 2022 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure
Last month
The company says that this annual awards program honours the work of Bentley software users who are advancing infrastructure design, construction, and operations throughout the world.
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Motorola Solutions
Motorola Solutions celebrates 50 years in Malaysia
August 2022
Motorola Solutions is celebrating its 50th anniversary in Malaysia, marking its evolution from a small semiconductor operation in 1972 to a mission-critical technology provider.
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Sustainable IT
Crucial infrastructure relies on good power management, Eaton shares the ultimate solution
July 2022
So many crucial strands of infrastructure rely on effective power management to run successfully.
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Digital Transformation
Akkodis joins MIT research centre for digital transformation
June 2022
Modis, soon to become Akkodis, has joined the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy (IDE) as a corporate member to collaborate on research projects, events and education.
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New Relic
New Relic launches vulnerability management platform
May 2022
New Relic has introduced New Relic Vulnerability Management to help organisations find and address security risks faster and with greater precision.
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The Engenco Group chooses SugarCRM to power customer relations
January 2022
SugarCRM, provider of the AI-driven CRM platform, has announced that The Engenco Group has implemented SugarCRM to consolidate customer data, improve customer insights and enhance customer experience.
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Preciseley Microtechnology focuses on 5G, AR/VR, and 3D LiDAR with new executive appointments
July 2021
Micro-optical technology company, Preciseley Microtechnology, announces three new additions to its executive management team.
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Women in Technology
Vodafone's Sharina Nisha up for Women Leading Tech Award
March 2020
“Sharina aims to inspire other women into technology and she spends a lot of time mentoring emerging engineers."
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Seequent adds 3D blast modelling software to portfolio
February 2020
The geo-tech specialist has partnered with OreControl Blasting Consultants to add OrePro 3D software to its solutions portfolio.
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3D Printing
Micro 3D printing technology wins NZ engineering award
November 2019
Micromaker3D creates detailed submillimetre structures for applications such as sensors, wearables, point-of-care diagnostics, and micro-robotics.
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Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab will reuse its rockets for future launches
August 2019
Not only will Rocket Lab reuse Electron, it has also opened a scholarship programme.
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Trade Me
Trade Me backs the Wonder Project to inspire Kiwi kids
June 2019
The Wonder Project aims to get children excited about science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) in a way that’s both fun and engaging. 
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Auckland startup raises $4.1m from top Silicon Valley investors
June 2019
The duo initially developed software for other businesses until they decided to commercialise their internal product Termius, which was originally created for their own use.
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Schneider Electric
ASC and Schneider Electric collaborate to build on submarine engineering capabilities
March 2019
“ASC graduate engineers will have the fantastic opportunity to gain vital commercial experience with Schneider Electric."
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Fuji Xerox
Fuji Xerox staff stick to their guns in second day of strike action
February 2019
Fuji Xerox has admitted outright that its financial troubles have had a significant impact on its workforce, with more than $370 million worth of losses written off in the last two years.
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Bridging the digital skills gap in the AEC industry
May 2018
With the construction industry projected to grow by more than 120,000 jobs in the next five years, having a workforce of skilled employees is a must.
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Taking a look at the growing trend of text analytics
May 2018
Using text analytics, engineers can extract more value from raw text and combine it with sensor data and ML to improve a range of functions.
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Aconex shareholders vote in favour of Oracle acquisition
March 2018
Oracle initially announced the (US) $1.2 billion deal in December last year.
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Initiative gets more Kiwis pursuing engineering educations
June 2017
"Engineers help build the infrastructure that makes up our modern world. New Zealand needs more engineers to meet the growing demand."
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How Australian organisations are using CPQ technology to get ahead
May 2017
You generate a best-in-class sales team and a top enterprise engineering team. And the relationship between these teams is crucial.
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This smartphone app is part of the toolbox
March 2017
This national engineering competition moves into the digital realm
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NI's James Truchard retires as founding CEO; Alex Davern to lead the way
September 2016
Alex Davern take over as National Instruments CEO and president; succeeding James Truchard - who has been CEO since the company's beginnings in 1976.
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Take a look behind-the-scenes of a data center manufacturer
July 2016
Data center manufacturers are the behind-the-scenes engineers that make building a data center under the ocean a reality.
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NZ's first human-robot interaction conference breaks new ground
March 2016
“As well as demonstrations of robots performing the haka, telepresence robots will be roaming the conference to enable people to attend remotely."