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All paths to the Cloud are not the same

Posted on December 14, 2017

Path To Cloud

Having access to a dam full of water isn’t much good if you can only access it through a straw. The same applies to data, with every good cloud service only as strong as the pathway a business has to access it. Thankfully, there are different ways organisations can tap into their data on cloud services,…

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Choosing a cloud solution is about knowing your business needs

Posted on December 04, 2017

Choosing A Cloud Solution Is About Knowing Your Business Needs

Cloud computing is transforming the way enterprise businesses handle data. The question is how do you choose the right cloud solution for your organisation? Some business leaders worry about the cost associated with new technology and extra data storage. They wonder if it’s worth the trouble changing…

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3 ways the financial sector can use big data

Posted on November 30, 2017

3 Ways The Financial Sector Can Use Big Data

Australia has one of the most robust banking and financial services sectors in the world, with four of its banks among the world’s top 25 for being the safest. The country’s financial services sector is the largest contributor to the national economy, contributing around $150 billion to the country’s…

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How Mandatory Reporting will change data management

Posted on November 30, 2017

How To Protect Back Up Data From Malware Attacks

Data is fast becoming one of the most precious commodities any business holds. Which is why it’s become a target for cyber criminals, highlighted by the Petya and WannaCry ransomware attacks in the last year. These breaches saw hundreds of thousands of businesses across the globe hit hard, with…

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Your Digital World Rides On Subsea Cable!

Posted on November 29, 2017

Your Digital World Rides On Subsea Cable

Not many of us are aware that the global undersea cables network carries almost 100 per cent of the intercontinental electronic communications traffic. From allowing us to make phone calls to enabling us to conduct critical financial transactions and deal effectively with customers across the globe,…

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3 Factors to consider before you begin to implement IoT strategy

Posted on November 27, 2017

3 Factors To Consider Before You Start To Implement Io T Strategy

The image of a connected car or autonomous surgery is likely to flash before our eyes, when we think of Internet of Things (IoT). Beyond these instances, the technology promises to truly transform the way we do business. Globally, nearly 20.8 billion devices are likely to be connected by 2020, according…

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How Wearables will Impact Enterprise IT

Posted on November 26, 2017

How Wearables Will Impact Enterprise It

Wearables are the hottest trend in the consumer segment, but they’re not just a fashion statement. A growing number of enterprises now utilise wearables to enhance the efficiency of their operations. Furthermore, the Australian wearable market is likely to touch $1 billion by 2018, according to…

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How your business can capitalise on IoT with the right network

Posted on November 25, 2017

How Your Business Can Capitalise On The Io T With The Right Network

The Internet of Things (IoT) goes far beyond a technological trend. It’s reshaping the way we live. By better connecting customers to products and services, and gathering valuable data about how they use them, IoT is already helping enterprise businesses become more dynamic. So why isn’t everyone doing…

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Is your infrastructure making your marketing stack work?

Posted on November 23, 2017

Is Your Infrastructure Making Your Marketing Stack Work

Your company’s CMO is now likely to dedicate as much budget to technology as your CIO does. Research by Gartner shows spend on marketing tech continues to climb—on average, 27 per cent of the total marketing budget, or around 3.2 per cent of total company revenue. Marketers are investing in infrastructure,…

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