Cloud + virtualisation

AGL and ARENA develop virtual power plant

19 December, 2016

A new power station is being built in Adelaide, with homes beginning to receive the first battery installations as part of the trial.

Base2Services to open office in the US

06 December, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian DevOps as a service company base2Services has revealed plans to establish a US presence to help serve its growing North American customer base.

Digital transformation deepens in China

01 December, 2016

A cooperative platform for the edge computing industry has been established in Beijing, China.

Australians main target of OneDrive malware campaign

28 November, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Forcepoint Security has discovered a new attack campaign involving using compromised Microsoft OneDrive for Business user accounts to spread malware, and Australians are the number one target.

Oracle Australia to establish digital sales hub

23 November, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Oracle Australia will create more than 200 new digital sales professional positions for its new Sydney sales hub targeting midsized companies transitioning to the cloud.

Australian IaaS market to pass $1bn mark by 2020

22 November, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian organisations are increasing their spending on public cloud infrastructure-as-a-service, and more than a third of local enterprises have a cloud-first policy, Telsyte research suggests.

40% of Australian organisations adopt hybrid cloud

10 November, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Nearly half (49%) of Australian organisations are expected to have started along a hybrid cloud journey within the next 12–18 months, Microsoft research indicates.

Most business leaders unprepared for emerging technologies

09 November, 2016

A recent Squiz survey has revealed that the majority of business leaders are not prepared for artificial intelligence (AI) or virtual reality (VR) technology.

MYOB migrates to Australian Azure infrastructure

21 October, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

MYOB has migrated its SaaS-based cloud accounting service to Microsoft's Australian Azure infrastructure in Sydney and Melbourne without any impact on clients.

AWS enters cloud collaboration with VMware

14 October, 2016 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

VMware has teamed up with AWS to make it easier for customers to run any application in a hybrid cloud environment using the vSphere virtualisation software.

IoT event brings together experts and start-ups

14 October, 2016

The Everything IoT Global Leadership Summit 2016 will share and showcase domain knowledge, identify latest IoT trends and offer expertise from IoT leaders.

Attractive virtual reality drives headset sales

13 October, 2016

The Telsyte Australian VR and AR Market Study 2017 predicts that 115,000 VR headset units will be sold in the second half of 2016, with sales rapidly growing to over 500,000 units in 2017.

Microsoft HoloLens holographic computer

13 October, 2016 | Supplied by: Microsoft Pty Ltd

The Microsoft HoloLens holographic computer will be available for Windows 10 PCs.

EnergyAustralia and Redback Technologies partner on energy

04 October, 2016

Under a new partnership, with Redback Technologies, EnergyAustralia will promote the Redback Generation 2 smart hybrid solar inverter system to its 1.7 million customers around Australia.

Microsoft works towards digital transformation

28 September, 2016

The aim of recently unveiled Microsoft products and services is to address challenges such as security amid an increasingly complex and dynamic threat landscape.

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