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RMIT today announced it will open a Cloud Innovation Centre in 2020 aimed at tackling broad cybersecurity challenges with emerging technology.  The “Cyber Ready Cloud Innovation Centre” is a partnership between the Melbourne university, the federal government and Amazon Web Services (AWS), with the US company providing the cloud computing

There are four foundational “components” for successful transformation, according to Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy, who framed his annual re:Invent keynote around organisations ability to respond to change during what he said is a once in a lifetime opportunity – the shift to cloud computing. “Transformation can mean transforming

Government organisations are exploring cloud-first approaches to their customer service computing needs. To make the transition successfully, they need to overcome some challenges specific to the public sector  — and cloud service providers need to understand them. Chris Fryer, Enterprise Architect, NEC Australia, offers several key insights about the particular

Sydney,Australia - February 20, 2016: A QANTAS Boeing 737 taxies towards the terminal after landing at the city's airport. QANTAS is the flag carrier for Australia.

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce says the airline is close to offering non-stop flights from to London and New York from the east coast of Australia, thanks in part to advances in cloud computing. Joyce said the new aircraft needed for the long haul are ready and the airline expects to

Australia’s cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) is on a growth trajectory with new research predicting market spend to reach $1.2 billion by 2022. It also shows three quarters of medium and large Australian organisations are already taking a multi cloud approach, which is presenting some complexity challenges. The research, Telsyte Australian Cloud

Live sports streaming service Kayo Sports has turned to AWS to power its live streaming and video catch-up offering. Powered by Fox Sports Australia, ESPN, and beIN Sports, Kayo offers more than 50 sports instantly streamed from Australia and other countries for viewing on iOS and Android mobile devices, laptops

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Edge computing will drive growth for storage companies but vendors will also need to think differently about how the data is stored and moved, according to BS Teh, SVP global sales and sales operation at Seagate. Teh explained during a media event in Singapore for Seagate’s 40th anniversary that two

IBM will buy Red Hat in a transaction that values the latter at close to $US34 billion. The deal is the most significant tech acquisition of 2018 and is intended to help IBM more rapidly capture a heftier chunk of the multicloud marketing place. IBM claims this move makes it the

National Australia Bank and Microsoft have collaborated to design a proof of concept ATM using cloud and artificial intelligence technology where customers can withdraw money through facial recognition and a pin, removing the need for a card. NAB said the cloud-based application, developed using Azure Cognitive Services, has been designed

Shifting to cloud computing has enabled National Pharmacies to be much more responsive to customer needs and to utilise data more effectively for personalisation and customer experience. That’s our take out from a presentation by Ryan Klose, General Manager, Technology and Innovation at South Australian-based National Pharmacies at last month’s Oracle