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New report details rising international investment in NZ tech companies
The annual investor guide is jointly published by Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and the Technology Investment Network (TIN)
Tech businesses thriving in Auckland’s North Shore - report
TIN Regional Report results announced, with more regional reports to follow.
The VR/AR market could be worth $1.8 billion in 2018
Gaming remains the primary reason for sales of VR devices and this is unlikely to change over the next few years.
Why the cloud migration journey can be turbulent
A common challenge is having the wrong competencies in IT teams, compounded by inadequate budget to hire the specialists required to make the shift.
New report delves deep into cybercrime - and forecasts its future
Now in its tenth year, Trustwave has released its encyclopaedic report that details both current and future threats that are crucial to be aware of.
APAC Smart Cities spending to reach $28.3bil in 2018 - IDC
Key investments for Asia Pacific Smart Cities are in intelligent transportation, data-driven public safety, and resilient energy and infrastructure.
NZ businesses finally ready for cybersecurity upgrade
Kiwi businesses have cybersecurity high on the agenda but are unsure how to go about it, according to a report by Microsoft and Marsh.
Report: Enterprise server demand underwhelming for 4Q17
A report by Dell’Oro Group has shown that high memory costs contributed to a slower than expected Purley refresh cycle slowing sales in the quarter.
IDC NZ warns that the current fixed broadband market is unsustainable
IDC New Zealand has released a market report discussing the current and future state of the New Zealand fixed broadband market.
How can partners help SMBs avoid another $12.6m in ransoms?
Local SMBs paid $12.6m in ransoms last year, according to a report by Datto - a big opportunity for partners who can offer the right solutions.
Fintechs continuing to drive customer centricity - report
“Fintech firms are finding success with a customer-centric focus that fills in gaps left by traditional firms."
CrowdStrike detail rise of state-sponsored attacks in new global threat report
These state-sponsored attacks include what the organisation refers to as the ‘trickle-down effect’.
Forrester names Adobe leader in enterprise marketing and campaign management
Forrester included seven vendors in the report, evaluating each vendor across 40 criteria.
Smart city technology investment to reach US$80bil this year – IDC
Intelligent traffic and transit and fixed visual surveillance are the two largest use cases in terms of worldwide spending.
2018 will be a big year for Singapore's data center market
"2018 is shaping up to be another big year, with providers including DODID, Global Switch and Iron Mountain slated to bring new data centers online.”
Schneider Electric named a leader in facility optimization software
“Schneider Electric breaks away as a leader in our Facility Optimization Software report."
NZ among countries most prepared for coming waves of automation - PwC
"We have to be looking at how we train young people and reskill workers so they are ready to move into new roles that technology like AI will create."
Deloitte: Industry 4.0 tech to bring social change, execs optimistic but unprepared
“In an environment of unparalleled global connectivity, it is a time of great opportunity, but also risk."
APJ business leaders can't agree on future of human-machine partnerships
We are moving into the next era of human-machine partnerships – but, with a divided vision of the future.
IT salaries on the rise, gender pay gap getting smaller
This data does show a slight decrease in the nation’s gender pay gap which was recorded at 7.2% in 2015.
New report shines a light on the reality of sustainability in NZ
The research names the nation’s most sustainable brands with Ecostore, Fairtrade and Tesla topping the list.
New report shines light on sexism and ageism in ICT industry
"International studies show that the whole economy will grow as equity grows.”
ANZ - world leaders in IoT but held back by security fears
53% of ANZ respondents ranked artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning as an important technology initiative in their company.
IDC - opportunity in IoT market as NZ’s uptake doubles
“The New Zealand IoT Alliance research says that IoT could bring NZ$2.2 billion of benefit to the New Zealand economy over the next ten years.”