SME / Small and Medium Enterprise stories - Page 2
E-signature software use in small to medium businesses on the rise
According to new research, global e-signature software usage in small to medium businesses (SMEs) is set to grow by 30% over the next five years.
AI-driven cybersecurity company Cybots ANZ hires new direct sales channel manager
AI-driven cybersecurity company Cybots has announced the appointment of David Toniazzo as its new direct sales channel manager.
Sydney startup Metigy announces global expansion to assists SMEs with digital marketing
Sydney based AI marketing startup Metigy has expanded its reach to the USA and Singapore, as COVID-19 continues to drive SMEs to digital marketing globally.
Cybots launches AI-driven cybersecurity in ANZ region
Cybots, the artificial intelligence driven cybersecurity company, has announced its entrance into the Australia and New Zealand market, with a focus on assisting SMEs in the fight against cyber crime.
Vodafone commits to SMEs, joins Digital Boost Alliance Aotearoa
“SME’s are the backbone of New Zealand business, and are facing unprecedented hardship and challenges due to COVID-19 and the subsequent lockdowns and restrictions."
Remote work leaving businesses exposed to cyber attack
"Offices and laptops can be replaced, but a company's proprietary data cannot."
Cybercriminals exploiting SMEs as remote working continues
Industries need to ensure their infrastructure is regularly monitored and maintained to avoid being compromised by malicious actors.
Remote working causes significant cybersecurity risks for SMEs
New research shows remote working is leading to increased cybersecurity risks for SMEs.
WatchGuard brings new unified threat management appliances to SMEs
Designed for small and midsize businesses, the firewalls deliver increased security and faster performance when compared to previous mid-range Firebox appliances, and have the processing power to handle encrypted and HTTPS traffic.
SMEs face growing security risks thanks to remote working
“Our research has found that remote working is exposing SMEs to additional risk of compromise and some businesses are being forced to leave infrastructure unmonitored."
Xero launches new AI-powered forecasting and planning tools
The tools combine cash flow forecasting and advanced predictions, and are a ‘culmination of rigorous testing and development with the broader Xero community’.
New Zealand SMEs targeted in cyber attacks - study
Most SMEs are taking basic precautions to protect themselves online.
SMEs feeling economic pinch turning to innovative tech platforms to save cash
More than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, SMEs remain under enormous pressure and are increasingly looking to technology for ways to control costs and manage cash flow.
Old headaches return for SMEs as pandemic pressure subsides
Past business pressures are returning to small and medium sized enterprises as the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic begin to subside.
SMEs adapt to life after the COVID-19 outbreak, continue to explore new tech
As SMEs adapt to what has been a strange and challenging year, they continue to explore new technology solutions that provide new ways of working, new patterns of demand and help to combat ongoing risk of disruption.
COVID-19, complexity and competition driving upswing in SME digitalisation
The experience of COVID-19, the ease of doing business, and the risk of falling behind others in their industry has driven an increased uptake of digital tools by New Zealand SMEs.
Microsoft Exchange breach a wake-up call to ditch the server
"There are owners who still have in-house exchange servers because they are suspicious of the cloud or have concerns about their data sovereignty or don't want to contemplate the capital expenditure. But the warning is clear. Get rid of them."
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SMEs must develop a data-led culture - report
For SMEs, knowing and understanding customers through data-led insights is essential to retaining customers and nurturing relationships."
rhipe launches security solution for SMEs in APAC region
SmartEncrypt has been developed to complement businesses existing security and business continuity strategies and provide smaller to medium enterprises the levels of digital protection typically reserved for big business.
Cisco: Remote working top tech strategy for growth
Support for employees working remotely is the top technology strategy to accomplishing operational and growth goals in 2021.
Access to finance biggest pain-point for growth amongst SMEs - study
"Improving small business access to finance is absolutely critical to getting our economy back on track in 2021."
SMEs treading water against 'endless volley' of cyber-attacks — report
According to a new report from Cynet, these SMEs are resorting to outsourcing some aspects of their threat mitigation in order to safeguard IT assets, as a result of the heightened risk of serious breaches.
How organisations can enable efficient printing from the home office
For SMEs, access to cloud and edge computing to reduce infrastructure costs and empower printing at home is now more critical than ever.