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Job growth stalls across ANZ, unqualified candidate numbers expected to rise
There has been a significant dip in new jobs across Australia and New Zealand, indicating the start of an economic slowdown.
No meeting munchies: Hybrid work etiquette vital in new working normal
"It is not an excuse to let etiquette slip, and standards should stay the same regardless of where you are working from."
New metaverse platform to revolutionise workplace training
Australian VR studio Start Beyond has launched its mixed reality platform Oncio, which is set to transform training programs across multiple industries.
Efficiency the name of the game in data centre landscape
It is of vital interest that we gain a clear perspective, because more of the world depends on cloud services and data centre operations than ever before.
Cyber funding set to surge in light of high-profile breaches
Cyber funding is set to surge in light of high-profile breaches, with Australian cybersecurity funding to increase 22%.
Financial firms to build on productivity gains following pandemic
The Covid-19 pandemic saw productivity levels at Australian and New Zealand-based financial organisations improve, but gains are set to erode.
Financial impact of skills shortage is set to increase for Australian employers
Seven in 10 Australian employers state they expect to be negatively impacted financially by not having access to the required skills in 2023.
Cycloid unveils new GreenOps cloud carbon footprint tool
Cycloid has unveiled Cloud Carbon Footprint, a new GreenOps tool that accurately displays deployed cloud carbon footprint data alongside cloud costs.
Mobile operators urged to be more vigilant against cyberattacks
“The T-Mobile breach is a timely reminder for mobile operators to have in place robust, wide-ranging cyber-security measures."
Financial firms scaled investments in next-gen tech in 2022
A majority of firms view digital transformation as essential to their business and are already looking to the next wave of technology to help get ahead.
Half of organisations have experienced an insider threat in past year
“The threat landscape has changed significantly over the last year as organisations recalibrate to new hybrid work models.
Australian business embracing next gen financial tech
Businesses are embracing the next generation in financial technology to help fuel new growth in digital channels despite current economic uncertainty.
UCaaS market to reach US$85.7 billion by 2031, driven by remote working
The demand for UCaaS is rising as businesses around the globe are looking to have more unified communications capabilities.
Australian software spending set to increase in 2023
Economic instability and a global pandemic have seen many businesses rapidly digitising and investing in various tech solutions.
Retailers to leverage technology to get ahead of customer demand
Against an uncertain macro environment, customers are going to be increasingly selective with how and where they spend their money in 2023.
Growing urgency for observability and security to converge
Australian CIOs say extending a DevSecOps culture to more teams is key to accelerating digital transformation and driving faster, more secure software releases.
Extreme Networks named leader for wired and wireless LAN infrastructure
Extreme offers the networking industry's only AIOps-powered digital twin capabilities, available through ExtremeCloud IQ CoPilot.
87% reduction in time to resolve threats with ExtraHop
Enterprises need to focus on strengthening their overall security postures, starting with reducing the likelihood of a damaging cyber intrusion.
Zero trust strategies top of mind to reduce risk - Gartner
“Once the strategy is defined, CISOs and risk management leaders must start with identity - it is foundational to zero trust."
Gigaclear appoints Clancy for fibre broadband roll-out
Clancy will manage the installation from Gigaclear's telecoms exchange to customer premises, delivering new connections to households across the county.
IT professionals concerned over the security of Kubernetes
New research has revealed that more than half of IT professionals have concerns over the security of Kubernetes.
Red Hat goes green with new operational GHG goals
Red Hat has announced its ambition to achieve net-zero operational greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 to address the global climate crisis.
Gone phishing: Business emails remain top threat strategy
Phishing emails continue to be one of the most common and effective methods to maliciously impact a variety of organisations around the world.
Sentinels fights financial crime with new transaction monitoring progam
The SaaS platform is designed to help financial institutions detect and eliminate financial criminality with greater speed and accuracy.