Digitisation news stories - Page 2
Over 80% of CFOs plan on expanding investment into digitalisation
New research from Gartner reveals that 82% of finance leaders plan to increase investment in their company’s digital capabilities this year.
Atos launches employee experience solution for new frontier of work
"Engaged Employee Experience is our approach to this new frontier of work, which brings together people, places and things to support our clients transform their organisations.”
Trackunit continues expansion into APJ region with Sydney office
The new Australian office is part of a wider strategic expansion into APJ designed to better serve current and new customers throughout the region, the company states.
MYOB highlights links between digitisation and Australia's economy
According to research from MYOB, nearly half a million Australian SMEs have no or very low levels of digitisation in their business, and getting them online would be worth a $10 billion injection to the Australian economy.
Paperless office practices on the rise as COVID-19 speeds up digitisation - study
"Paper was already becoming passé in many organisations, but this pandemic has dramatically accelerated its demise."
Qumulo expands into APAC market, extends HPE partnership
Qumulo is expanding its global presence to Asia Pacific, and has extended its strategic partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) for the region.
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Transforming the finance department: is your enterprise trucking or trailing?
Wondering if your organisation has been as aggressive as it could be in embracing automation and adopting digital technologies? Check your progress against these benchmarks, advises BlackLine regional vice president for ANZ Claudia Pirko.
Skill Finder wins $2.7m grant from Australian Government
This grant will help to further develop the platform to enable Australian workers and businesses impacted by COVID-19 to acquire applicable digital micro-skills for free.
ABB and Nozomi Networks extend collaboration, deliver improved OT security solutions
"With Nozomi Networks solutions added to our cybersecurity portfolio, our customers gain proven network monitoring and threat detection technology."
Asian cloud providers maintain strong reputation in the region
"With digitalisation so strong a trend, especially on the back of the pandemic, we believe there will be many new opportunities to build on the strong perception of the region’s cloud capabilities.”
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Veeam?
Today we speak to Veeam senior global technologist Anthony Spiteri, who discusses the great shift to a digital economy, how this could impact payments, privacy and more, and whether organisations should invest into digital platforms as an exercise in future-proofing.
Australia recognised as leading nation for digital readiness, but is it enough?
"The report highlights the need for accelerating new investment with a focus on improving Australia's global competitiveness and bridging the divide between states to build further societal resilience."
65% of APAC GDP to be digitised between now and 2023 — IDC
“APAC is already leading the race with digital core investments to strengthen organisational foundation and digital innovation initiatives to overcome COVID-19."
Google and Spark announce virtual skills training programme for SMEs
The entirely virtual programme will run throughout November, and aims to support SMEs that see the necessity in digital transformation but don’t know where to start or need extra support.
Rackspace Technology opens new Singapore office
Rackspace Technology is expanding its Singapore operations, as part of the company’s continued investment in the APAC region and focus on enhancing digitisation plans for businesses around the world.
Singapore's Government invests heavily in ICT market following COVID-19
Singapore has pledged to continue investing in innovation and technology in an attempt to revive the economy and create new business and employment opportunities.
Application management revenue to reach $21.5bn across APAC
"Application management will be among the primary requirements of enterprises."
Alibaba Cloud backs Singapore SMEs during COVID-19 struggles
As a result of COVID-19 Circuit Break measures, Alibaba Cloud has noted a growing demand for cloud technologies, particularly with small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore.
Repurposing product offerings for business continuity and DX vital for APAC tech vendors
Asia Pacific technology vendors must repurpose their product offerings for business continuity and digital transformation if they want a fast recovery from the COVID-19 crisis.
ICT spending in UAE to reach US$23bn by 2024
The UAE continues to be among the most attractive ICT markets in the Middle East.
Aussie company launches new workforce optimisation software
Smart WFM, the Australian HR workforce management consultancy, has launched Apitome software suite to help businesses optimise their workforces.
‘Rotation Champions’ heralding the way for the future of business in China
“Chinese companies have demonstrated great determination to digitise their organisations against the current complex business environment. But to stay ahead of the competition, business leaders need to achieve disruptive growth and reinvent businesses and ecosystems.”
Nintex announces new electronic forms capabilities
The new designer makes it easier to create digital forms to power automated workflows leveraging Nintex for Office 365 and Nintex Workflow Cloud.
Fintech the new normal, survey finds
"The fact 55% of people use fintech on a regular basis highlights the staggering rate of the digitalisation of our everyday lives,"