IT Industry stories
UK AI economy projected to reach £2.4 trillion by 2027: AiiA
The mapping released by AI Industry Analytics profiled 8,900 companies, 70 public corporations, 300 AI Hubs, 4,100 investors, and 280 government projects.
Number of female workers in UK tech sector down by thousands
The UK tech sector has seen the number of female workers dip between the first and second quarters of 2023, according to figures from the Office of National Statistics.
Only 3 days left to transform at Australia’s Largest ICT Trade Show
There's only one week to go until Australia's largest ICT trade show, Digital Transformation LIVE 2023 kicks off.
Exclusive: RUCKUS's new switch series excites customers
RUCKUS has grown its sales and customers in recent months, further cementing its place in the industry and giving the company a lot to be excited about.
Can software development be too Agile in an evolving industry?
The pace of innovation in meeting customer demand and the shifting economic environment presents a challenge when developing payment technologies.
IWD 2023: My advice for women in tech - dare to have a purpose
As a female technologist from way back, here are pieces of advice that I wish I had known when I first entered the field and my guidance to the next generation.
IWD 2023: Encouraging the next generation of women into the tech industry
While women make up 51% of the population and half of the workforce, they account for just 16% of the Quantity Surveying profession.
IWD 2023: 26.7% of Women in Tech is not nearly enough
Women only make up 36% of enrolments in university STEM courses and just 16% of enrolments in vocational STEM courses.
IWD 2023: #EmbraceEquity – innovating towards a gender equal future
Despite the celebrated response to the pandemic by female leaders, women still trail men when it comes to securing decision-making and C-suite positions.
IWD 2023: How programs can contribute to a healthier gender balance
Greater female representation in Australian ICT organisations won’t come about by accident, notes BeyondTrust’s VP Talent Management, Laura Edwards-Lassner
IWD 2023: Overcoming gender biases in the tech industry and beyond
It's important to remember that it's impossible to please everyone, and trying to do so is a recipe for unhappiness.
IWD 2023: Overcoming Australia’s IT Sector Gender Imbalance
One way to tackle the underrepresentation challenge is by encouraging greater numbers of young women to consider IT as a career choice.
IWD 2023: Women in Technology - A Perspective from the Academics
Being a subset of STEM, the information systems and technology space has also been male-dominated and riddled with gender biases and stereotypes.
IWD 2023: Achieving gender equality in the IT sector
If you haven't already learnt about the benefits of having more women in the workplace, it's time to educate yourself and your peers.
IWD 2023: Unboxing to build diversity and close the gender gap
One of the more difficult challenges to overcome is that women, quite simply, aren't putting themselves forward or applying for these roles.
IWD 2023: Unlocking the spirit of female entrepreneurism
Entrenched social norms, unconscious biases and a lack of representation of women in senior roles create barriers for women looking to enter the workforce.
IWD 2023: The circular economy for e-waste needs more (wo)manpower
The planet desperately needs more people to act sustainably, but that burden of responsibility shouldn't fall squarely on women's shoulders.
IWD 2023: Thriving as a generalist in the tech industry
From my experience and that of my peers, it’s still possible, and probable, for women to thrive in tech - whether they’re technical, specialists, or non-technical generalists.
Public sector IT teams must adopt a new approach to app security
Technologists are struggling to manage soaring volumes of emerging cyber threats across an increasingly dynamic and fragmented IT environment.
50% cybersecurity leaders will switch by 2025, says Gartner
According to Gartner, nearly half of the cybersecurity leaders will change jobs, 25% for different roles entirely due to multiple work-related stressors.
How tech businesses can tell a good brand story
The tactics used in PR and marketing are growing ever more creative; content marketing is king, but the channels for a tech business to communicate through have also exploded.
ABB reveals top data centre trends to watch for in 2023
“This year will mark a change in direction for many of our data centre customers as global trends influence their priorities."
IBM releases Transformation Index to assist cloud innovation
IBM has released its Transformation Index: State of Cloud, commissioned by the company and conducted by an independent research firm.
Boomi and Atturra help Peoplecare provide better solutions for Australian citizens
Boomi and Atturra have been chosen as the two companies that will help Australian health insurer Peoplecare deliver better connected and personalised experiences.