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Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - A breakdown of Twilio Flex
In this interview, we speak to Twilio Flex director of product marketing Tim Richter, who will discuss one of the company's critical APIs, Twilio Flex.
Digital Transformation / DX
How tech debt from legacy solutions will impact business' bottom line
To achieve the right balance of legacy and new IT infrastructure to avoid technical debt, organisations are increasingly turning to specialist data management providers.
The opportunity for CIOs to impact the customer experience
Digital transformation will continue to morph and steer CIO’s priorities in new and different directions, writes Sitecore chief operating officer for APJ Steve Hawkes.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Post-merger pitfalls organisations must avoid
Complicated M&A integrations are point-in-time transactions, so it makes sense to seek specialist support to ensure a successful integration.
How to ensure equipment will withstand harsh conditions
Purchasing fully rugged devices can deliver significant savings when it comes to total cost of ownership, writes Getac business development manager Frank Baldrighi.
10 Minute IT Jams
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Hazelcast?
Hazelcast is an in-memory computing platform that enables organisations to leverage memory resources for data at rest and in motion.
The importance of securing cloud deployments with the right services
It’s important to choose a partner that can recommend fit-for-purpose solutions developed specifically for the organisation’s unique requirements.
Why SOC 2 is critical to protect Australian insurance customers
As insurers continue to amass private data from millions of Australians, it's important that they demonstrate system and organisational controls (SOC) reporting.
Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori
Digital Māori dictionary partners with Dynamo6 to overhaul app
Upgrades to the app include new audio clips pronouncing 24,000 words in te reo Māori, as well as the ability to filter results by idioms, phrases, proverbs and loan words.
Creating space for connections and collaboration
As time continues, expect to see more engagement with Microsoft Teams and more impactful usage for the application by first-line workers.
Ransomware shows why we need a bipartisan federal cybersecurity policy
Ransomware is the wake-up call, but the main event is quantum computing. We need to be ready, writes Senetas CEO and Votiro director Andrew Wilson.
Salesforce announces new AI-powered workflows in Service Cloud
The new workflows enable customer service teams to predict, route and solve customer needs, and offers new digital contact centre innovations.
Infosys launches Equinox, its new digital commerce platform
The platform is designed to deliver personalised commerce experiences for B2B and B2C buyers.
Synopsys announces overhaul of app security testing tool
Synopsys has announced the availability of new features of its Rapid Scan tool, which provides vulnerability detection for open-source code.
Artificial Intelligence / AI
Four factors to consider before using AI to augment data analytics
Taking the time before rolling out these tools to understand their potential (and limitations) will ensure expected benefits are achieved.
Mergers and Acquisitions
InMoment acquires natural language processing provider Lexalytics
As a result of the acquisition, InMoment can leverage Lexalytics’ experience in structured and unstructured data and text analytics solutions.
Attivo Networks launches credential-cloaking tool to deter data thieves
The tool is part of Attivo’s Endpoint Detection Net suite, and is aimed at enabling organisations to hide credentials from would-be attackers and their tools.
Mobile Mentor: From smartphone mentoring to Microsoft Partner of the Year
Mobile Mentor managing director Randall Cameron says the company’s success has been to move with the technology as it changes.
Secure access service edge / SASE
What to know when considering zero trust digital transformation
The security landscape is constantly changing, but SASE can help organisations tackle countless security challenges.
Wake-up call required to defend APAC’s critical national infrastructure
Cyber-attacks across the Asia Pacific region have grown in sophistication and prevalence, and require effective incident response mechanisms to combat them.
Vodafone NZ launches new remote working security tool
Partnering with Palo Alto Networks, the solution uses advanced threat protection technology to safeguard users and ensures a secure remote working environment.
The two 'must-have' trends CFOs should capitalise on — Gartner
Hyperautomation and intelligent composable business should be immediately prioritised, according to a new Gartner report.
Katana Technologies and Orca Security form partnership with eye on compliance
The partnership will enrich Katana Technologies’ public cloud visibility, with a primary aim to improve compliance on its IT service offerings.
Cloud Storage-as-a-Service: The new approach to mass capacity data storage and management
Storage-as-a-service cloud solutions for multicloud deployments will be critical to ensuring higher availability of data and resilience.