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Infrastructure
What’s really holding Australian organisations back from data innovation?
Data holds incredible power for Australian organisations to level up operations and hit their stride, regardless of their business goals or the unique challenges they're facing.
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Cloud
Logitech launches new service model for A/NZ users
The Logitech Select service will encompass an all-in-one service plan that ensures video collaboration solutions are available when teams need them the most.
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Internet of Things
Paessler announces PRTG Hosted Monitor expansion for increased functionality
The new solution is built on Paessler's existing PRTG Network Monitor and now contains more efficient functionality and integration into systems and networks.
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Devicie
Five ways to achieve smarter application management
Applications are the lifeblood of any modern organisation. But left unmanaged, they can throw both security and productivity into jeopardy. 
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Ransomware
Experiencing ransomware significantly impacts cybersecurity approach
"The survey findings illustrate clearly the impact of these near-impossible demands. Among other things, those hit by ransomware were found to have severely undermined confidence in their own cyber threat awareness."
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Cloud
SolarWinds announces updates to web performance monitoring products
With the improved functionalities, technology professionals managing every type of environment can monitor website availability and performance.
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SolarWinds
Why IT managers don’t have to be found in the IT department
Leon Adato from SolarWinds talks about how an arts education can help foster a good IT employee.
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Digital Transformation
Microsoft says first-line workers are underused in digital transformation
The company cites an online survey of 1,390 working adults which was commissioned by Microsoft and completed by research firm, YouGov.
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Cybersecurity
IT managers face increased scrutiny to secure a company's network, says exec
“Furthermore, they haven’t implemented the right policies from the start before taking on new technology.”
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Digital Transformation
This is the time that will make or break Aussie businesses
“The IT department has found itself having to say ‘no’ to new business opportunities too often. It wasn’t supposed to be that way."
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Microsoft
NZ's Public Trust puts IT system roll-out on hold
“This project was and is our number one priority. We’ll have a better idea of how long the delay will be in a few weeks."
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IT Industry
Majority of IT professionals feel that increasing complexity is making their jobs harder
In an increasingly fast-moving digital world, companies around the globe face issues with managing their IT services.
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Analytics
Software AG rolls out NextGen business analytics offering
The ability to collect, monitor, analyse and understand a fast-moving stream of data is crucial for any digital enterprise, Software AG says.
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Hardware
Landesk's new IT Asset Management solution is all about visibility
“With this newest release, Landesk brings together the technology necessary to provide the visibility IT departments need when managing assets."
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Apple
How can you best manage Apple devices at your organisation?
Organisations are realising the potential that Mac brings to their employees by giving them the freedom to use the tools they already know and love.
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Microsoft
Aussie company experiences win with Riverbed joint solution
“We’ve removed a great deal of complexity from our environment, which will significantly streamline IT management and administration."
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Management
Traditional tech is dead: ManageEngine rolls out forward-thinking solution
"IT departments are moving from managing machines, applications and databases, and focusing more on user-experience."
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Docker
Paessler brings monitoring capabilities to docker containers
“As adoption of container tech grows, it will also become more critical for enterprises to ensure the continuous operations of software containers."
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Business
Channel partners have more opportunities now than ever before
“Overall there are increased opportunities for the channel by virtue of the fact that nearly every manager now has a de facto IT function."
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Data
Organisations fail to utilise real-time analytics
Real-time streaming analytics is becoming the lifeblood of today's data-driven economy, but there is a gap in understanding how to effectively use it.
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Business Intelligence / BI
Defining trends that will shape the enterprise in 2016
Businesses are on the cusp of major digital transformation, as all departments invest in tech and even traditional enterprises embrace digital change.
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Compass Communications
What is the secret to saving money on IT expenses?
Information Technology: all businesses need it, but if you’re a small to medium sized business can you manage this cost effectively in-house?
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Business Intelligence / BI
Business Intelligence tools becoming more sought after
Business Intelligence solutions are becoming more sought after as enterprises recognise how actionable insights can boost business.
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Cybersecurity
KVM brings benefits to global organisations
Companies such as ATEN are showing why KVM is not only still relevant for today’s world, but has a range of uses outside the data centre.