Dynatrace confirmed as supplier to NZ All-of-Government Marketplace
The New Zealand All-of-Government Marketplace reinforces the commitment to supporting New Zealand public sector digital services.
TUANZ urges next Govt to commit to improving online safety
The Tech Users Association has called on whoever makes up the next Government to commit to continuing to take the lead on improving security and safety online.
AI Taskforce gathers momentum to advise UK government
Leading names from industry and national security are set to advise the UK government on the risks and opportunities from artificial intelligence.
Decline in Australia, NZ PC markets in second quarter of 2023
“With adverse economic conditions and cautious consumer sentiments, it’s not surprising to see a slowdown in overall PC sales."
AutogenAI shakes up Australian Government procurement with AI bid writing
AI-powered bid writing software from AutogenAI enters Australia, revolutionizing government contract bidding
Australian Govt urged to adopt green technology practices
The tech sector is urging the Albanese Government to adopt recommendations to galvanise the role technology is playing in reducing Australia's carbon emissions.
TUANZ calls on next Govt to ensure users are at centre of AI
"While we can attempt to educate everyone, we should also be mindful of any increases to inequity that AI or its proliferation may bring about."
New Zealand takes major step in cybersecurity with integrated agency formation
NZ integrates CERT NZ with NCSC to bolster cyber defenses, following a model similar to UK, Aus, and Canada
Governments and citizens want simple, smooth, and secure interactions
Governments still must deliver the services and the credentials that citizens require, offering both digital and physical options.
Fortinet to offer free cybersecurity awareness training
Fortinet is expanding its existing free training offerings as part of the company's commitment to train one million people in cybersecurity by 2026.
New Zealand's AI Landscape: A Fusion of Innovation, Ethics, and Culture
AI innovation, blending technology with ethics, cultural heritage, and global engagement in New Zealand
Calls for next Govt to commit to connectivity as core utility
The challenges presented by the weather events of early 2023 have shed light on the need for resilient connectivity, especially in rural communities.
Oracle selected to secure top secret government information
Oracle has announced the U.S. Intelligence Community has authorised OCI to host Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information missions.
Governments and public services facing 40% more cyberattacks
"With limited resources and immature cyber defense programs, these organisations are struggling to defend against both nation states and cybercriminals."
Govt launches £50m fund to turbocharge UK as tech superpower
The UK Government has launched the Research Ventures Catalyst fund, injecting £50 million to bolster cutting-edge research in tech and science.
SAP's sovereign cloud capabilities available in ANZ
SAP has announced the general availability of its sovereign cloud capabilities in Australia and New Zealand, investing in up to 70 new specialist roles.
Australians more confident in emerging tech for govt services
A vast majority of Australians are more confident of using technology to engage with digital citizen services, new research has found.
Perth to be NEC's base for new digital government Centre of Excellence
NEC Australia has selected Perth, Western Australia, to be the home for its new Australian Centre of Excellence in digital government.
Australia on track to deliver 1.2 million tech workers
A new report from the Tech Council of Australia (TCA) reveals Australia is on course to meet the Government’s goal of 1.2 million tech jobs by 2030.
Agritech receives $29.9m injection in recent budget
The recent Government Wellbeing Budget provides much needed support that will drive higher paying jobs and new export revenues in the horticulture sector.
Chinese cyberespionage group targets U.S. Govt and Defense
The NSA has issued a cybersecurity advisory highlighting a cluster of activity it attributes to a People's Republic of China state-sponsored threat group.
LOTL cyber attack technique growing in popularity
"The topic of living off the land techniques is once again thrust into the spotlight as a way of evading detection."
Governments increase digital investments in response to global turmoil
Global challenges like inflation and workforce scarcity and their local repercussions are testing the abilities of government CIOs.
NEXTDC named panellist for Data Centre Facilities Supply Panel Contract
"NEXTDC's appointment to the DTA-Certified Supplier Panel for Data Centre Hosting Facilities is an important step forward in supporting Australia's digital economy and all forms of government."