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New report shines light on sexism and ageism in ICT industry
"International studies show that the whole economy will grow as equity grows.”
Amazon Web Services partners with Kiwi uni to empower ICT graduates
“Partnering with AWS allows our students to work to their full potential using a suite of tools that make what they can create virtually limitless."
Govt. to appoint chief technology officer to close digital divide
“This Government intends to progress its goals to close the digital divide by 2020."
Taiwan funds new data center in Saint Lucia to fuel Government digitization
“Many of the problems that still plague us are because we are not digitized and we don’t have an integrated computer system.”
Victoria Uni students win trip to China for Huawei's ICT training course
"They’ll also experience Chinese history, culture and language, and get to visit historical landmarks."
KOTRA reports opportunities for South Korean IT companies in Canada
Following complications in the U.S., Canada has been touted as the 'Second Silicon Valley' presenting a huge opportunity for Asian IT companies.
IT spending by AU educational institutions to exceed US$1.6b
Educational institutions in Australia are loosening the purse strings in a move the IDC says is in response to ‘dramatic changes' in student demands.
Golden times for channel as Indian enterprises increase ICT budgets
A whopping 85 percent of survey respondents reported being willing to increase their ICT budgets in 2017, compared to 75 percent in 2016.
A first for WA: Zetta joins Microsoft’s Global Skype Operations Framework
Microsoft built SOF with the intention of creating a foundation for customers that will accelerate their Skype for Business Online journey.
How education can avoid being the next hacking target
Article from security experts Sedara looking at the unique security threats the education sector's IT face.
New partnership gives educators more ICT procurement options
Acer and Cyclone forge new partnership to pass on savings and a wider range of ICT procurement options to New Zealand Schools.
Awards recognise outstanding ICT students in Wellington
"Through the Intergen Young Achievers Awards we want to promote ICT and get more young people interested in learning more about this exciting area."
Good news for Kiwis: Increase in jobs ads - IT workers in highest demand
Across all industries in New Zealand, the average advertised salary on Seek in April 2017 was $75,889.
Australia in a digital boom with 40,000 more tech jobs over the last two years
A new report has revealed without skilled ICT labour Australia will stagnate - 81,000 new ICT professionals are needed by 2022 to fuel future growth.
Taiwan government clear on mission to lead world in IT development with CeBIT
Taiwan is the world’s largest chipmaker, responsible for close to a quarter of the world’s semiconductor chip production.
Kiwis keen on ICT industry with top hires in tech sector
“The large industries hiring now reflect what we’re seeing in our economy."
Zetta to help put Western Australia's STEM learning on the map
Scitech is a not-for-profit firm that aims to raise STEM awareness, interest, capability and participation in all Western Australians.
TBR: Pure play acquisitions plentiful for quick picking
The cloud brokerage market is reaching an inflection point, with pure plays being acquired and multilines building out their brokerage platforms.
More ICT job opportunities on the market - more money too
The current job market is in good stead. August saw a 9.9 percent rise in the number of advertisements on SEEK when compared to 12 months earlier.
Huawei assures better view from the cloud but more ICT emphasis needed
This event is the largest gathering in Huawei’s history, boasting over 20,000 participants - here are some insights from Huawei's rotating CEO.
SEEK NZ stats show it’s a good time to be working in ICT
Seek recently released data that reveals they had almost 5 percent more jobs advertised in July 2016 than 12 months earlier, with ICT in the lead.
Maori and Pacific youth targeted for ICT jobs
“Technology and culture together have the potential to radically transform New Zealand's so-called underserved communities for good.”
Victoria University & LINQ accelerate ICT grad students' learning
"LINQ will accelerate students’ learning process, giving them access to a powerful and intuitive way to model information."
The University of Auckland to launch revolutionary ICT law centre
"Information and communications technologies are becoming more and more a part of the everyday life of New Zealanders."