NSW Police introduce new cognitive video analysis to their digital toolkit

This week, the New South Wales Police announced the introduction of upgrades to their Insights policing platform. This new technology is designed to provide further services to frontline officers through faster access to critical information in the course of their roles in identifying persons and criminal activity across the state.

Data Cloud Platform as a Service, Snowflake, announces innovations in its platform and data marketplace to advance data programmability, governance and optimisation. Snowflake’s key mission is to enable organisations to mobilise data by breaking down silos and bringing diverse workloads together on a single data platform. The company claims that

If the global upheaval of the pandemic taught us anything, it’s that resilient businesses prioritise digital — or, more specifically, data. Businesses either embarked on a digital transformation journey pre-COVID, putting them in good stead when the pandemic hit, or they pivoted fast. It was sink or swim. According to

Data management outfit Cohesity today launched its Backup as a Service (BaaS) solution DataProtect in Australia and New Zealand, hosted on the AWS cloud. Cohesity claims that DataProtect delivered as a service allows customers to protect multiple workloads, with the aims of simplifying data protection, accelerating  backup and recovery and

AI will drive economic growth in the West

Data mapping is the process of determining and documenting the way personal information flows into, across, and outside of an organisation. Part 1 – Privacy: The Risks And How To Safeguard Against These To celebrate Privacy Awareness Week (3rd to the 9th of May) this year, privacy experts from technology

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Queensland’s electricity transmission provider Powerlink is switching its cloud solution from Oracle to Azure, and has appointed Acclimation to manage the transition.  As the Australian electricity market works to respond to the increasing reliance on renewables, Powerlink is responding by migrating to a platform that, it has determined, is more

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SAP has launched a hardened Cloud service that promises to keep data both sovereign and secure across the entire digital supply chain. SAP Critical Data Cloud is designed for highly regulated industries and governments in Australia and New Zealand and is set to support the federal government’s “Official: Sensitive and

  World Wildlife Fund has taken a data-led approach that enables the Not-For-Profit to improve targeting and audience segmentation to better specify individuals in the public whose values align with the cause. This data segments audiences across the company’s six priorities ranging from species protection to habitat restoration. Further reading:

CommBank says customers impacted by natural disasters can now expect same-day tailored support solutions from their bank thanks to a new purpose-built data model solution. The bank is using custom-built algorithms to monitor, in real-time, a mix of data points from official emergency sources and weather alert systems to offer

Databricks today announced a partnership with Google Cloud to offer its “data lakehouse” on the tech giant’s public cloud for the first time, meaning Databricks’ data platform is now available across each of the three markets leading clouds. The integration gives Databricks customers more choice on where to run the