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Better digital strategies required, says Dimension Data

06 April, 2017

New research published by Dimension Data suggests that organisations around the world are not implementing effective digital strategies.

Android overtakes Windows as world's top OS

04 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Data from StatCounter indicates that Android overtook Windows operating systems as the most popular OS worldwide for accessing the internet, marking the end of a long era of Microsoft dominance.

Open IoT systems highly valued, IDC finds

30 March, 2017

The majority of Australian organisations place high importance on open standards for data, connectivity and open source software standards.

Telecom prices fell 1.5% during FY16: ACCC

09 March, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The ACCC's annual report on the telecommunications sector for FY16 shows that prices for services have overall been declining even as data quotas expand significantly.

Alibaba urges Aussie firms to embrace new tech

23 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The newly established ANZ subsidiary of Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group has urged Australian businesses to embrace new technologies and convergence to grow their export sales.

Increasing automation sparks job loss fears

13 February, 2017

Australians are afraid of robots stealing their jobs, according to new research.

Sydney Startup Hub will aim to stimulate NSW economy

10 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The state government backed Jobs for NSW is seeking expressions of interest from incubators, accelerators and companies looking to partner in the development of the new Sydney Startup Hub.

IT evolution required to allow for innovation

06 February, 2017

Innovation is taking a back seat to service requests for IT operations staff, according to a new report.

Digital will dominate by 2020

06 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

IDC Australia predicts that half of its 500 top companies will depend on digital for the majority of their business by 2020.

Alibaba opens regional HQ in Melbourne

06 February, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

China's Alibaba, one of the world's largest technology companies, has opened a new office in Melbourne that will serve as the company's Australia and New Zealand headquarters.

Internet and social media patterns tracked worldwide

02 February, 2017

Half of the world is now connected to the internet, a new report has found.

SMEs pessimistic about outlook for 2017

31 January, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Despite high dissatisfaction with the government's economic management and a weak economic outlook, many SMEs believe that technology is the key to renewed business confidence.

CompTIA IT releases 2017 projections

19 January, 2017

CompTIA has released its industry outlook for 2017, which suggests that the future is positive.

Australian IT spending set to grow 2.7% in 2017

13 January, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Gartner expects total Australian IT spending to grow at a steady 2.7% in 2017, but potential growth both at home and internationally has been hampered by geopolitical uncertainty.

Tech Insight: Steve Manley, NetApp

11 January, 2017

In our Tech Insights series, we ask ICT leaders what the year ahead holds. Today we talk digital economy with NetApp's Steve Manley.

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