Both private and public cloud storage technologies can be powerful tools, helping IT to deal with dynamic demands and floods of data. But when employing public cloud services, organisations must carefully consider the potential pitfalls in order to mitigate risk. Gene Ruth, Research Director, Gartner, explains what to look out for.
Live TaxiEpay, a mobile EFTPOS solution provider for taxis, has adopted a managed systems environment to help it process POS transactions.
MicroStrategy Cloud is a cloud-based platform-as-a-service.
Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute was in an odd position: its servers were working perfectly, but had run out of warranty. The company was not in a financial position to replace the servers, however, so it instead engaged a third party to manage the equipment, supported by service level agreements (SLAs).
Centacare Ballarat has halved the time required to compile month-end reports since national ERP specialist Evolution Business Systems deployed the Microsoft Dynamics NAV accounting solution.
Australian-based rare earths mining company Lynas Corporation has deployed a global managed network from NTT Australia.
GlobalConnect Australia has appointed Rodel Fortunado as National Sales Manager.
HP Utility Services is a subscription-based cloud service that provides technology as a utility - deploying what is needed as it is needed.
National freight company Northline has announced a $5 million, five-year contract with Brennan IT to overhaul its technology systems. Brennan IT is providing Northline with hosted servers, a national private network linking all Northline offices and a unified telecommunications infrastructure that allows for portable personalised numbers and videoconferencing.
Relationships matter when dealing with IT vendors.
Today, you have several options if you want someone else to take care of your IT security. Andrew Collins explores the pros and cons of each.
GlobalConnect Managed Services make it easier for companies to adapt to changing business conditions while managing a predictable IT budget and accessing expert knowledge and processes.
Symantec has announced its mobile security and management strategy, including three products to help organisations secure and manage data on the rising number of mobile devices in the enterprise.
Integ Group has introduced iTaaS Conference Centre software-as-a-service, enabling conferencing via audio, web and video.
The Polaris data centre facility will host the entire Moneydirect suite of applications for all international markets on behalf of NEC Australia.