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Swinburne has partnered with IBM Research Australia to equip Master of Financial Technologies students with key artificial intelligence (AI) skills for working in the financial services industry. The new unit, ‘Artificial Intelligence and Insights’, will commence in semester two 2020 as part of the Master of FinTech – the first

Australian IBM cybersecurity engineers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system to analyse network connections and employee communications at an enterprise scale. The model detects changes in users’ behaviour and can automatically triggers investigations even if the changes occur across multiple platforms. The method addresses one of cybersecurity’s biggest challenges,

Collaboration platform provider Box used its BoxWorks user conference in San Francisco which started today to preview enhancements to Box Shield and Box Relay, along with upgrades to its integrations with industry-leading vendors such as IBM, Microsoft, and Adobe. All the improvements were aligned to what chief product officer Jeetu

The consolidation of marketing companies into platforms is a disservice to marketers and has stifled innovation, according to the head of product of Acoustic, the newly formed marketing technology company. Acoustic was created following the sale of IBM’s marketing assets to private equity firm Centerbridge Partners in April. The company

A shift in strategy post-GDPR has led to an increase in customer engagement with email marketing campaigns, according to a new study. The 2019 Marketing Benchmark Report details the latest trends in email and mobile marketing based off of 2018 data. It’s the first report to be released by Acoustic,

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Arq Group, an Australian digital solutions provider, has partnered with enterprise cloud data management provider, Informatica, to expand its data capabilities and empower customers to make smarter and more informed data-driven decisions. The partnership with Informatica will provide a platform for Arq Group to elevate its current suite of data

The size and cost of data breaches in Australia are increasing and organisations are getting worse at dealing with them, according to new research from IBM and the Ponemon Institute. The amount of incidents are likely increasing too, although it is hard to confirm because up until last year, most

IBM’s marketing and commerce software offerings, which were sold to private equity firm Centerbridge Partners in April, are now a standalone company called Acoustic. Unveiled this week, Acoustic is positioning itself as “the largest independent marketing cloud” which will be led by an experienced team including former IBM executives. The

Red Hat is now officially part of IBM. The acquisition finally closed overnight after getting the green light from EU regulators at the end of June. IBM announced its intention to buy Red Hat in October 2018 in an all cash deal worth US $34 billion, making it one of

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Westpac, ANZ and CBA have begun a pilot program to test the digitisation of bank guarantees using IBM’s blockchain technology. The trial, involving shopping centre landlord Scentre Group and its tenants, uses a blockchain platform for bank guarantees instead of the traditional manual paper process. The cohort says the pilot,