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New Relic
New Relic unpacks top observability trends and forecasts
Last month
New Relic published the 2022 Observability Forecast report, which captures insights into the current state of observability and its growth potential.
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Predictions
SD-WAN security market to exceed $16.9 billion by 2032 - report
Last month
A new report from Future Market Insights finds that the SD-WAN security market is set to surpass US $16.9 billion in the next decade.
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SaaS
Atturra partners with Focus HQ to support Aus organisations
May 2022
Atturra has executed a partnership agreement with Focus HQ, to resell and support the company's Australian developed SaaS-based portfolio management platform.
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Snowflake
How user-based pricing is shifting the goal posts for the software industry
May 2022
As business software has developed during the past 30 years, the way in which it’s paid for has also evolved.
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CX
Human element key to world-class digital customer experience
April 2022
Three years into a global pandemic and the shift to all things digital shows no signs of abating. Good digital customer experience is therefore becoming essential.
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Automation
InEight announces latest construction software innovations
March 2022
InEight has announced its next instalment of innovations, including automated EVM, real-time data and predictive scheduling.
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AppsFlyer
Top mobile marketing trends for 2022 revealed in new report
March 2022
According to a new report by AppsFlyer, the top predicted mobile marketing trends for 2022 will likely see a significant change in the way companies conduct business.
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Gartner
Supply chain issues and low demand for Chomebooks drives down PC shipments
January 2022
This is the first year-over-year decline following six consecutive quarters of growth. For the year, PC shipments reached 339.8 million units in 2021, a 9.9% increase from 2020.
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Sustainable IT
Lenovo technology predictions for 2022: AI, hybrid working, security and sustainability
January 2022
After a year of transition, Lenovo offers a range of predictions and new approaches it believes will take hold in the Asia Pacific markets for 2022 and beyond.
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Ransomware
New lows for ransomware attacks, decline in critical infrastructure defences expected in 2022
January 2022
New lows for ransomware attacks, an increase in nation state attacks, a decline in critical infrastructure defences, and 2022 becoming the year of the defender.
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AI
Robopreneurs to emerge amid pandemic triggered disruptions
January 2022
Tech analytics company 5Jewels Research has predicted that robopreneurs will emerge aggressively amid frequent disruptions triggered by the pandemic. 
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Gartner
Digital currencies on the up, role of CFO more important than ever
December 2021
By 2024, 20% of large organisations will use digital currencies for payments, stored value or collateral, according to the analyst firm Gartner.
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Cyber Threats
IDC: Digital transformation investments lead to increased cyber threats for APAC
December 2021
IDC has explored what the cyber threat landscape will look like in the new year, with a few key predictions around different attack models and possible solutions.
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Ransomware
2022 cybersecurity predictions from CrowdStrike
December 2021
With 2022 set to be another year full of cybersecurity threats, CrowdStrike predicts the most significant threats for next year.
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Sustainable IT
Enterprise-wide cloud and smart edge computing to lead the way in 2022
December 2021
The pandemic has driven an unprecedented rate of digital migration. And in an increasingly digital-first economy, APAC organisations are leading the charge, with research revealing that 28% of organisations in APAC are already in the most progressive stages of digital transformation maturity.
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Cybersecurity
Contextual analytics, cybersecurity mesh, and zero-touch service management to dominate IT in 2022
December 2021
The role of IT has expanded significantly over the last two years, with organisations forced to rethink and revamp the way they work.
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Blockchain
Zero Trust, blockchain, 6GHZ superhighway amongst next year's top tech predictions
December 2021
Key senior technology management from the company have issued their predictions for 2022, providing advice to enterprises on trends in the year ahead for Zero Trust, blockchain, Wi-Fi, AIOps, cloud and 5G adoption.
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SaaS
Cloud forecast for 2022 – increase in digital connectivity
December 2021
As the world spins towards 2022, it is clear that the new year will see our reliance on cloud technologies becoming more vital than ever before.
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Sisense
Redefining ‘the culture of analytics’ in 2022
December 2021
More Australian and New Zealand organisations are harnessing the power of AI and data to drive revenue growth and improve efficiencies.
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AI
Xero hits milestone in AI strategy with latest predictions feature
December 2021
“As we continue to leverage AI to build rich customer experiences, we’ll streamline more and more critical business tasks and processes for our customers."
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Edge Computing
Forrester has released a series of predictions for 2022
November 2021
Forrester has published a series of reports that predict what tech executives need to look out for in 2022. 
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Cybersecurity
McAfee Enterprise & FireEye predict the cyber threats you can expect to see in 2022
November 2021
As the calendar year starts to wind up, businesses must start preparing for the new year ahead.
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Cloud
Gartner reveals top predictions for 2022 and beyond
October 2021
The bulk of the report focus on the lessons learned by businesses and IT leaders during ongoing COVID-19-related disruptions.
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Cybersecurity
40% of boards will have dedicated cybersecurity committees by 2025 — Gartner
January 2021
“To ensure that cyber risk receives the attention it deserves, many boards of directors are forming dedicated committees that allow for discussion of cybersecurity matters in a confidential environment, led by someone deemed suitably qualified.”