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Fujitsu strengthens cyber security with new Australian, NZ division
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Fujitsu intensifies its battle against cybercrime in Australia and New Zealand by establishing a dedicated team of data security specialists, consolidating regional expertise and acquisitions like Enable and oobe.
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Booming AI deepfake detector market set to hit USD $5.7 million by 2034
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Rising concerns over 'deepfakes' pave the way for the booming AI Deepfake Detector Tool Market, which is set to reach over USD $5.7 million by 2034, propelled by advancements in AI and cloud solutions.
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Frollo urges collaboration to improve Australia's Open Banking data quality
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digital banking
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financial institutions
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Frollo, Australia's Open Banking service provider, urges a collaborative strategy to enhance the data quality in the nation's Consumer Data Right framework, supporting superior financial outcomes.
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Smart Water Meters set to revolutionise Australian utilities
2 days ago
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Australian utility adopts smart meters, partnering with Amdocs for data-driven water conservation and enhanced digital metering capabilities.
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Remote work risks hampering career development, warns Aussie expert
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Australian career strategist, Jacob Galea, warns of risks to professional development spurred by the global shift to remote work, including hindered career growth.
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Salesforce expands product availability on AWS Marketplace in Australia
3 days ago
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Salesforce extends its product availability on the AWS Marketplace to Australia, streamlining procurement and billing, and boosting operational performance through pre-approved budgets.
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Avocado Consulting expands partnership with CyberArk
3 days ago
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Avocado, a consulting firm, has announced an enhanced partnership with CyberArk to bolster identity security in Aussie and Kiwi firms amidst swift digital transformation.
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Data Army crafts modern data solution for MA Money
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Data Army, a leading Australian data consultancy, develops a ground-breaking data solution for fast-growing non-bank mortgage lender MA Money.
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Aussie crypto investors positive ahead of Bitcoin halving event
3 days ago
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Amid an impending Bitcoin halving, more than 2,000 Australian crypto investors show optimism, fuelled by significant institutional investments and record-high Bitcoin pricing.
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Australian firms struggle with connectivity failures & security threats
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Over half of Australian businesses suffer at least 1-2 hours of weekly downtime due to network failure amid heightened operational costs and security breaches.
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Datacom opens new tech integration centre in South Australia
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network security
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Datacom, Australasia's largest tech firm, is set to deepen its presence in South Australia, opening a bespoke integration centre that will boost service for regional customers and substantially increase national processing capacity.
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Sharesies expands Australasian footprint with Orchestra acquisition
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Sharesies expands its Aus-NZ footprint with the acquisition of equity management platform Orchestra, marking a significant stride in B2B growth and equity management services.
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Keepit expands Swiss footprint with two new data centres
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Keepit has launched two new data centres in Switzerland, offering secure, addressing the surging demand for Backup-as-a-Service and data recovery.
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Amazon Bedrock AI service officially launches in Sydney
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cloud services
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Amazon's Bedrock AI service extends its reach to Sydney, offering Australian users advanced options for data handling and storage.
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Barriers inhibiting uptake of human-centric app development
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Despite believing human-centric app development is crucial, just 24% of Australians are implementing relevant measures.
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Australia sees 45% gap in perceived customer engagement
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Twilio's 2024 report unveils a 45% perception gap in customer experience between Australian businesses and their consumers.
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Australia among top 10 for foreign direct investment
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The 2024 FDICI reveals investor optimism bolstered by APAC markets, with Australia among the top FDI destinations, despite geopolitical tensions.
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Viva Energy Australia announces partnership with DataMesh
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Viva Energy Australia partners with DataMesh for advanced payment solutions, enhancing customer experiences across its extensive fuel and retail network.
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KPMG and Stone & Chalk seek startups for Future Technology Program
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KPMG Australia and Stone and Chalk seek innovative start-ups for the fourth run of the Future Technology Program to tackle economic challenges and improve business performance.
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Wavelink gets sole Claroty distributorship for Australia
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Enterprise solutions leader Wavelink broadens its partnership with cyber-physical systems security brand Claroty, obtaining distribution rights across all business segments in Australia.
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Workday enlists rock icons for inventive 'Rock Star' campaign
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Workday launches a global ad campaign featuring rock stars Gwen Stefani, Travis Barker, and Billy Idol, aiming to reclaim the term 'rock star' for top business performers while highlighting its AI-driven enterprise platform.
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Exclusive: How Devoli is shaking up the Telco industry
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New Zealand-based telco, Devoli, is revolutionising the industry with its software-based automation business, creating unique offerings while fuelling plans for Asia-Pacific expansion.
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Elsight's Halo system boosts Australian drone delivery potential
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Elsight's Halo technology, facilitating multiple drone flights by a single pilot, become crucial for Australia's expanding drone delivery services and impending aerial taxis, with substantial growth predicted over the next two decades.
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Embracing innovation crucial for Australia's future
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Australia's future prosperity hinges on harnessing innovation and establishing a strong presence in tech value chains, Urbis indicates.