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Microsoft 365 Copilot launched with next generation AI
We tuned into Satya Nadella's presentation about the future of Artificial Intelligence, where Microsoft announced a new launch.
Nspire-d purchase brings Advantage to Wellington
Nspire is a networking consultancy firm predominantly addressing government and enterprise and has plied its trade since 2006.
Case study: Why cybersecurity insurance is essential for your business
Death and taxes are inevitable. So too is the rise of cyber incidents hitting organisations where it hurts most: the bottom line.
How Assurity took the headaches out of Enable’s ERP upgrade testing
Finding itself on a version of Microsoft Dynamics Business Central so aged it was still called NAV, Enable opted for a migration to the renamed and reimagined version in 2021.
Case study: Claims demonstrate why cybersecurity insurance is a no-brainer
The claims resolved by specialist Delta Insurance from its cyber lines show that every New Zealand organisation really should consider mitigating the risk of a hack or malware as serious consequences can flow from even minor disruptions to your business.
NCSC feed: Advantage adds a local flavour to international security solution
With so many people working from home, the corporate firewall has less relevance when it comes to protecting roaming users.
Faster, more accurate legal processes: How LawHawk accelerated Laybuy’s business
Thanks to a solution built largely on Microsoft 365, Laybuy’s General Counsel has automated a contract generation process underpinning the company’s business.
Kauricone: Machine learning tackles the mundane, making our lives easier
A New Zealand startup producing its own servers is expanding into the realm of artificial intelligence, creating machine learning solutions that carry out common tasks while relieving people of repetitive, unsatisfying work.
Pound for pound, PaySauce adds up to best payroll value at Kilo
When online whole foods retailer Kilo took a closer look at PaySauce, it realised there was a better, faster way of handling timesheets, payroll and the associated administration.
Avaya makes SDN easier at the edge
Avaya has introduced an open SDN architecture which it says is the first to deliver a ‘connect anything, anywhere’ simplicity'.
Intralinks expands Enterprise Fabric Partner Ecosystem
"Through this partnership, mobile and cloud collaboration can now truly intersect without compromising enterprise security or user experience.”
Agile business continuity now available for MSPs
LogicNow is touting the release of a new version of its hybrid cloud backup and disaster recovery solution as equipping MSPs to upgrade customers.
Internet of Things: Why identity is critical to success
Resellers take note: the devil is in the detail for the IoT and its success will rest on managing identities and access.
Smartphones: Could bigger screens herald the end of tablets?
The concomitant move towards bigger screens in smartphone handsets may be about to throw a further spanner in the works.
Blamsung: why it would make sense for Samsung to buy BlackBerry
While the rumours of a takeover by Samsung of struggling BlackBerry were quickly hosed down by the companies concerned, such a move would make perfect sense for both.
Balanced Deployment: why the ‘where’ of printing is important
In short, Balanced Deployment means putting printing and imaging technology within reach of everyone who needs it.
2degrees founder’s rumblings over ComCom mobile market monitoring
2degrees founder comes out swinging, saying the Commerce Commission is asleep at the wheel and has produced faulty information
Is the age of the mega tech company drawing to a close?
With news out this week that HP is to split into two closely followed by a similar announcement from Symantec, it could be time to ponder whether or not mega-corporations still make sense in the technology business.
Is all well in VCE-land? Potential wobbly for converged infrastructure company
Rumours that Cisco is to limit its future involvement in VCE have been quickly hosed down by the networking giant.
Will an extra two inches make any difference for Apple?
Hot on the heels of yesterday’s rumours that Apple may have a 12-inch convertible tablet in its skunkworks, chatter is suggesting the possibility of a similarly sized tablet to join the regular iPad and the iPad mini.
Young boffin finds use for Android smartwatch
While there is a young boffin and while he has done something amazing, the jury is still out – way out – on whether or not it is a useful something.
Rumoured Apple hybrid boosts Surface strategy
With its flailing Surface, Microsoft is pushing the notion that people want a single device instead of the practically ubiquitous ‘laptop plus tablet’ combination
Meet Windows 10’s biggest competitor: Windows 7
The most exciting thing about the imminent introduction of Windows 10 is that Microsoft skipped number 9. Early previews of the operating system show a rejiggered interface which brings it closer to the Windows 7
HP takes huge step - a split is coming
Rumours that HP is to split into two have been confirmed by the company itself.