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Macquarie Telecom bids $17.9m for Bulletproof

23 November, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Macquarie Telecom has lodged an off-market offer to acquire all the shares in cloud services business Bulletproof to bolster the company's own cloud services business.


Australian public cloud market to reach $5bn in 2017

16 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian spending on public cloud services will grow 17.1% in 2017 to $5 billion, and further increase to $7.71 billion by 2020, Gartner projects.


Why hybrid cloud is better

13 June, 2017 by Andrew Martin, Vice President, Zerto APJ

Cloud computing is increasing in popularity among organisations of various sizes due to better cost efficiency, greater flexibility, quicker deployment, easier use for replication and disaster recovery purposes, as well as almost unlimited storage and easy access to data.


Just 5% of top cloud CEOs are women

09 March, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Only five of the top 100 cloud service providers have female CEOs, with Optus's parent company Singtel among them, according to data from Australian cloud service directory Cloudscene.


Is data fabric the future of data management?

21 October, 2016

Hybrid cloud deployment models are becoming the new normal for enterprise IT organisations. With these mixed environments, new challenges around data management and security emerge.


Making the move into cloud services

19 September, 2016

SureBridge IT has experienced 15% growth in its business over the past 12 months as a direct result of adding cloud solutions to its services portfolio.


Veeam Software Availability platform for hybrid cloud

29 August, 2016

The Veeam Software Availability platform for hybrid cloud provides businesses and enterprises of all sizes with the capabilities for virtual, physical and cloud-based workloads.


New age of high computing tech for Melbourne Uni

01 July, 2016

The University of Melbourne says it's the first university to launch a new service that combines a traditional HPC with a flexible cloud computing component, known as Spartan.


Top five myths of the cloud — busted!

06 June, 2016 by Mike Lord, VP, ANZ, OpenText

OpenText's Mike Lord shares his mythbusting advice to help you avoid falling for the most common cloud fables, from security to SaaS.


AWS turns 10, surpasses 1m active customers

16 March, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Amazon Web Services has celebrated its 10-year anniversary by releasing statistics showing that the company now has over 1m active cloud users.


Aussie cloud provider Ninefold shutting down

04 November, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Cloud provider Ninefold will cease offering its public cloud server by the end of January 2016, after parent Macquarie Telecom decided not to make the investments required to expand the business.


Olympics completes first lap of cloud transformation

03 September, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Olympic Games' global IT partner Atos, in collaboration with EMC, has delivered the cloud IT infrastructure that will be used for the 2018 Winter Olympics and all future Games.


Service solutions for a better customer experience

29 July, 2015

In today’s service markets there is an evident gap between what customers want and what B2B businesses can essentially provide. Business IT infrastructures tend to lack the flexibility, where software can be added easily and instantly, to effectively close this gap between what you offer and what the customer requires.


Optus Business revamps cloud strategy

28 May, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Optus Business's new cloud strategy is aimed at allowing Australian businesses to pursue flexible cloud deployments, ensuring the seamless movement of data and processes across clouds.


Increase social and app collaboration via cloud

29 April, 2015 by George Chondros*

Cloud computing is the number one way in which savvy businesses are engaging their mobile workforce, enhancing employee collaboration, improving productivity and unleashing innovation.


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