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Malware
Exclusive: Bitdefender on ensuring cyber safety in today's threat landscape
Last month
As complex cybercrime continues to increase across the globe, Bitdefender's ultimate goal is to continue to be a trusted cybersecurity provider with expert skills and technologies to help.
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Gaming
Game review: Rollerdrome (PC)
Last month
The game’s visuals take the cel-shaded design style up a notch, looking more like comic book pages than an animated cartoon.
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Digital Transformation
Why it is imperative to keep up with technology advancements
Last month
Technology is constantly evolving, which is why digital transformations can often be complicated. What legacy items stay? Will the new and old work together? Or is there a whole new system that we need to introduce?
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IT Training
Microsoft and AustCyber tackle cybersecurity skills shortage
July 2022
Microsoft has partnered with AustCyber and other education and training providers to offer a credible alternative pathway to enter the cybersecurity industry.
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Coding
Employers increasingly require at least basic coding skills
July 2022
More than half (53%) of the employers surveyed cited the increasing number of tech-lite jobs that require basic coding skills.
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Web Development
Whitecliffe fosters careers for the future of tech
June 2022
Do you want a career in Information Technology, Networking, Web Development, Software Development, or are you looking to upskill?
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Digital Transformation
FPT Software, Udacity partner to improve upskilling program
June 2022
FPT Software has partnered with Udacity to enhance its upskilling program and offer employees Udacity's fully sponsored Nanodegree training and mentoring program.
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Rackspace
Skills shortages hold orgs back from capitalising on cloud 2.0
May 2022
Organisations are becoming more comfortable with sophisticated 'cloud 2.0' technologies, even as they confront difficulties in hiring and retaining IT talent.
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Digital Transformation
Pluralsight and Ingram Micro Cloud team up on cloud initiative
May 2022
Pluralsight has teamed with Ingram Micro Cloud to build upon cloud competence and maturity internally, and externally support partners’ capabilities.
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IT Training
HubSpot launches 'The Great Upskill' week to inspire learning
May 2022
Brands across APAC including Google ANZ, MessageMedia, Meltwater, Seismic and Aircall, will give their employees a full workday to dedicate to upskilling.
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Amazon Web Services
AWS granted OIO consent for billion dollar NZ Region project
May 2022
AWS has announced that the Overseas Investment Office (OIO) has granted consent for the advancement of the new billion-dollar AWS Asia Pacific (Auckland) Region project.
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Education
Zoho Corp launches new e-learning tool, TrainerCentral
April 2022
"TrainerCentral offers all the necessary tools to build a website, set up a business, and create online courses, giving our trainers time to focus."
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IT Training
Secure Code Warrior survey highlights attitudes towards coding security
April 2022
According to a new survey from Secure Code Warrior, only 29% of developers believe that writing vulnerability-free code should be prioritised.
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IT Training
AWS reports NZ's urgent need for digital skills training
March 2022
One million more New Zealand workers will require digital skills training for their jobs in the next year, according to new research.
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MYOB
IWD 2022: MYOB launches DevelopHer programme in New Zealand
March 2022
In time for International Women's Day, MYOB has launched their highly sought-after DevelopHer programme for the first time in New Zealand.
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Women in Technology
IWD 2022: Degreed sees increase in women in tech leadership
March 2022
Degreed has announced the implementation of its Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DIB) program has seen a significant increase in women in leadership roles.
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Cloud
Experian report finds data quality linked heavily to business success
February 2022
The Global Data Management Report by Experian found that 75% of businesses that improved data quality in 2021 also exceeded their business objectives. 
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Axonius
How incident responders fight infotech fires
February 2022
When systems fail, or hackers strike, incident responders represent an organisation’s first line of defence.
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App
Economic development agency launches new app to pair employers with talent
February 2022
Whanganui city's economic development agency wants to see locals swiping right on a new matchmaking app set up to pair Whanganui businesses with skilled workers.
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IT Skills
Digital skills could be the key to a salary boost in Australia
February 2022
Digital skills could be a crucial factor in determining a salary boost, according to new RMIT Online research.
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Skillsoft
'Competency is the new currency': Skillsoft survey reveals most popular digital learning topics
February 2022
"Competency is the new currency, and by creating cultures of learning and development where every team member has access to tools, employees and businesses alike can achieve their full potential.”
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Data analytics
Tech salaries on the rise while demand for data analytics, Python and cybersecurity skills remain high
February 2022
Tech salaries are increasing 15-30% on average globally, while the ability to work from home is a non-negotiable for most.
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Workday
Global CFO Survey shows technology and skills are key in future proofing finance teams
January 2022
Launched in 2015, the CFO Indicator Survey provides insights into the challenges, opportunities and priorities for CFOs worldwide.
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Cybersecurity
Advantage hires new senior cyber security engineer
January 2022
Advantage has employed the services of Dr Bryce Antony in response to the increasing demand for cybersecurity mitigation strategies.