NZ / New Zealand stories
Genetec unveils continuous delivery model on their Security Center platform
Genetec Inc. advances its Security Center platform with a continuous delivery model, promising a fresh era of streamlined updates.
Microsoft Surface repairs now available nationwide in NZ
Broken screens and other minor defects can now be rectified nationwide by repair technicians based in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin.
Survey reveals security concerns over GenAI use in ANZ
A new survey has revealed 97% of firms across Australia and New Zealand use GenAI tools, however, 85% view them as potential security risks.
Mastercard partners with King Kapisi to honour decade-long Kiwi businesses
Mastercard partners with Kiwi music star King Kapisi to reward New Zealand's small businesses operating for over a decade.
Wiise & Employment Hero partner to simplify payroll for NZ SMBs
Cloud ERP provider Wiise partners with New Zealand's HR platform Employment Hero to streamline payroll processes for SMBs.
87% increase in cybersecurity investment by ANZ CIOs says Gartner
ANZ tech executives predict a significant hike in cybersecurity investment in 2024 due to escalating threats and tighter regulations.
Bluecurrent & Spark achieve 1 million IoT connections in New Zealand
Bluecurrent and Spark notch up one million IoT connections in NZ for smarter metering, bolstering efficiency and innovation.
Robosen Robotics to debut its range in Australia with Amber Technology partnership
In partnership with Amber Technology, Robosen Robotics is set to launch its innovative, entertainment-focused robot range in Australia.
NZ Compare Awards celebrates New Zealand service sectors
NZ Compare Awards 2023 honours service sector leaders, spotlighting exceptional broadband, mobile and energy offerings.
RAD project marks impressive 2023 with donations & accolades
In 2023, the Recycle A Device (RAD) project achieved remarkable milestones, including donating 2,374 laptops and winning notable accolades.
Genetec's security report reveals rising cloud adoption in Australia & New Zealand
Genetec's security report indicates increased adoption of cloud-based security solutions in Australia and New Zealand.
Access4 names Virtual IT Group as its Diamond++ Partner in Australia
UCaaS provider Access4 has crowned Virtual IT Group as its Diamond++ Partner in Australia, following VITG's strategic acquisitions.
TVNZ first to adopt AWS Clean Rooms for secure advertisement innovation
TVNZ becomes the first Aotearoa media firm to utilise AWS Clean Rooms, enhancing secure, innovative advertising strategies.
New report sees JB Hi-FI NZ profit before tax decline by 69%
JB Hi-Fi New Zealand has released its latest financial report detailing its finances as of 30th June 2023, audited by international firm Deloitte.
AI platform Rich Data Co raises $28 million in Series B funding
AI decisioning platform, Rich Data Co, successfully raises $28 million in Series B funding, led by Westpac and nCino.
Arcanum AI forms strategic collaboration with Amazon Web Services
Arcanum AI has partnered with Amazon Web Services in a multi-year agreement to enhance workplace productivity using AI.
Rimini Street officially announces collaboration with MYOB
Rimini Street and MYOB team up to refine the Siebel platform, boost strategic goals and enhance staff retention.
Diverge powers 1 million smart energy meters in Australia and New Zealand
Amazon Web Services and Vector Technology Solutions' joint venture, Diverge, now powers over 1 million smart energy meters in Australia and New Zealand.
Spark to launch satellite-connected cell tower project
Spark and Lynk have begun a NZ project for a network of satellite-connected cell towers, aiming to maintain connectivity during crises.
Workday's cloud solutions gain momentum in diverse sectors for CFO office
Workday's CFO office cloud solutions are experiencing strong uptake across healthcare, finance, retail, tech, and public sectors.
Gallagher Security promotes federated identity at Wellington showcase
Gallagher Security highlighted the importance of federated identity at their Wellington Security Showcase in New Zealand.
Devoli pioneers single-platform telco services for Australia & New Zealand
Devoli has launched the first single-platform telco services in Australia and New Zealand, offering clients simplified, automated broadband and voice provision.
Bonzai launches innovative mobile ad format 'BrandStory' in Australasia
Bonzai, a leading creative ad tech platform in Australia and New Zealand, introduced a novel mobile ad format, BrandStory.
Cloudflare appoints Steve Bray as new Head of Australia & New Zealand
Cloudflare announces Steve Bray, former executive at Salesforce and Zendesk, as the new Head of Australia and New Zealand.