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SEON appoints ex-Uber executive Björn Heckel as new CTO
Last month
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Fraud prevention platform, SEON, recruits Björn Heckel, seasoned tech executive from Uber and Salesforce, as CTO to reinforce its commitment to fighting fraud and boosting enterprise solutions.
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FPT joins SAP's Regional Partner initiative to boost APJ operations
Fri, 24th Nov 2023
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managed services
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partner programmes
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sap
FPT joins SAP's Regional Strategic Services Partner initiative to expand its SAP operations across the Asia Pacific region.
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'STX Next partners with Squirro to boost AI-powered business insights'
Mon, 23rd Oct 2023
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big data
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bi
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STX Next unites with generative AI firm Squirro, with a view to bolster AI-driven business insights & efficiencies.
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Thoughtworks Launches Asia Pacific Business
Thu, 16th Feb 2023
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nz
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forrester research
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collaboration
Thoughtworks creates new Asia-Pacific structure, hires new managing directors, to expand access to talent and better serve clients in the region.
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Mighty Ape appoints Gracie MacKinlay as Chief Gorilla
Fri, 10th Jun 2022
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customers
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synergy
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legacy
New Zealand's Mighty Ape appoints Gracie MacKinlay as Chief Gorilla, with founder Simon Barton moving into the role of CFO and mentoring MacKinlay.
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New strategic alliance brings intelligent automation to Canberra's public sector
Thu, 10th Jun 2021
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it automation
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public sector
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synergy
Australia’s Synergy Group and Reveal Group are joining forces to offer intelligent automation services to Canberra.
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Big cloud providers continue to squeeze out smaller players
Tue, 5th Feb 2019
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cloud services
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hyperscale
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public cloud
Last year saw almost manic growth in revenue for cloud providers as businesses continue to seek the benefits the services can provide.
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Cloud communications turns US$45b collaboration market on its head
Tue, 29th Jan 2019
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microsoft
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uc
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contact centre
It comes as little surprise that cloud is continuing on its disruptive path – this time in the collaboration market.
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AWS tops all four global markets, APAC a unique case
Wed, 21st Nov 2018
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microsoft
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cloud services
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AWS still dominates as global cloud leader, claims new Synergy report.
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Big 5 cloud providers tighten stranglehold on market
Fri, 26th Oct 2018
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microsoft
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cloud services
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hyperscale
While the market is seeing strong growth, it's coming at the expense of small-to-medium sized cloud operators.
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'Fascinating' vendor cloud battle ongoing in healthy SaaS market
Wed, 22nd Aug 2018
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saas
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cloud services
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microsoft
It hasn’t been around for long, but Synergy Research Group says the enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) can now be considered mature.
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AWS top of all four regional public cloud markets around the world
Sat, 23rd Jun 2018
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microsoft
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cloud services
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hyperscale
Leading not just at a global level but also at a regional level, AWS is top of the North America, EMEA, APAC, and Latin America markets.
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Hitachi Data Systems helps WA-based Synergy update enterprise infrastructure
Thu, 9th Mar 2017
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storage
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it infrastructure
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synergy
Synergy chooses Hitachi Data Systems for enterprise infrastructure, including data protection, disaster recovery, and business continuity.
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More on the “Data Lake Fallacy”…
Wed, 3rd Sep 2014
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colocation
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gartner
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data lake
Experts debunk the Data Lake myth, arguing it lacks structure for long-term value, urging firms to focus on governance instead.
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Informatica's Siperian acquisition applauded
Tue, 9th Mar 2010
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byod
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mobility
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mdm
Informatica receives support from strategic partners following acquisition of MDM platform firm Siperian.
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Overcome the brain drain
Sun, 1st Oct 2006
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nz
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auckland
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synergy
Whether it’s the wanderlust gene or a genuine search for better pay, avoiding student debt or limited career opportunities many young New Zealander’s make the move offshore.
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Saving the lost boys
Sun, 1st Oct 2006
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edutech
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cisco
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cios
Steve Graham, former Microsoft employee, is urging the IT industry in New Zealand to give back through mentoring.
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Growth by stealth: Compass Communications
Sat, 1st Jul 2006
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customers
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compass communications
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business
In its eleven years of operation Compass Communications has steadily driven growth through the acquisition of ten other businesses including Wired Country and GDC’s IVASP division.