Accenture has signed a deal to acquire local cybersecurity and technology company BCT Solutions. The company specialises in command and control, cybersecurity, cyber defence services and expertise, supporting the delivery of defence, national security and public safety mission-support capabilities. Terms of the transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions,

Motorola Solutions has outlined three key ways it expects to take advantage of the next generation of mobile networks, leveraging the speed and low latency of 5G to increase capabilities around video, IoT and user experience.  Speaking at the company’s Critical Communications World event in Kuala Lumpur, Paul Steinberg, Motorola

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The US$1 trillion that traditional retail and commercial banks have invested globally over the past three years to transform their IT operations has not yet delivered the anticipated revenue growth, according to a new report from Accenture. The report — “Caterpillars, Butterflies, and Unicorns: Does Digital Leadership in Banking Really

In an effort to avoid ‘buying a breach’ Australian companies are paying more attention to the cyber resilience of the firms they want to acquire, according to new research for Forescout Technologies. The study, The Role of Cybersecurity in M&A Diligence, surveyed more than 2,700 IT and business decision makers

While senior executives are buoyant about the productivity opportunities from automation, concerns over data privacy and security are holding back adoption, according to a new report by the Economist’s Economic Intelligence Unit. The report, called “The Advance of Automation, business Hopes, Fears and Realities” and sponsored by UiPath, says the

For the first time, research company Gartner has found that a sizeable group of consumers and employees are unwilling to give up security, safety and peace of mind in exchange for convenience. As a result three quarters of marketing organisations are now rethinking the way they look at customer data,

NAB will allocate $2 billion of funding over five years to help emerging technology companies build and grow their businesses. The bank, one of Australia’s big four, announced its backing would take the form of loans, facilitating access to capital markets and supporting companies with transactional banking and risk management.

The primacy of privacy, the rapid transformation of storytelling and of course the inexorable rise of e-commerce — this is what it feels like to live inside the pages of Mary Meeker’s famous Internet Trends report (all 333 slides this year). In a series of personal contributions below, our readers

Enterprise customers of LogMeIn’s password management service, LastPass, will now be able to store their encrypted vault data within Australia. Today, the company added local servers to existing infrastructure in the US and EU as it expands into the enterprise market. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter John Bennett,

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Marketing technology is an ever-evolving space. It is both overwhelming and yet exciting (at least for me!) But for most people, making sense of it doesn’t come easy. If you fall into that category, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Today, if organizations want to grow – they have to make