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Rimini Street's annual charity grant programme comes to London
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Rimini Street selects London, UK, as the next beneficiary of its yearly philanthropic programme, the RMNI Love Charitable Grant Programme, bringing £50,000 worth of grants to local charities in 2024.
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Exclusive: Why Elastic continues to see positive momentum
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Gavin Jones, Area VP for ANZ at Elastic, the leading search analytics firm, shares insights on its strategic direction and technological advancements.
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Qlik achieves Protected level IRAP status for public sector
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Qlik attains Protected level assessment from Australia's IRAP, furthering its capability to aid government and regulated sectors in AI-powered DX.
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Mendix welcomes new CEO, industry veteran Raymond Kok
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Raymond Kok takes over as CEO of low-code leader, Mendix, succeeding Tim Srock and signals intent to boost productivity and innovation through closer Siemens synergies.
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What lies ahead for ERP
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2024 sees significant growth in Cloud ERP deployments and enterprise application platforms, impacted by digital transformation initiatives and technology advancements in AI and machine learning.
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Steve Winningham appointed as IPI's non-exec chairman
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Contact centre specialist, IPI, has appointed seasoned industry professional Steve Winningham as its non-exec chairman to facilitate its future growth following an investment by Ethos Partners.
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Claroty appoints Derek Phillips as new Chief Revenue Officer
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Cyber-physical systems protector, Claroty, welcomes Derek Phillips as new Chief Revenue Officer following 2023's impressive $100m+ recurring revenue. Phillips' extensive tech, security and sales background positions him to steer future growth.
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Claroty appoints Derek Phillips as new Chief Revenue Officer
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Cyber-physical system security firm, Claroty, appoints industry veteran, Derek Phillips, as Chief Revenue Officer amidst continued company growth surpassing $100 million in annual recurring revenue.
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Zally appoints tech veteran David Webb as Chairman ahead of launch
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In a crucial pre-launch move, cybersecurity firm Zally has appointed David Webb, a respected industry veteran, as Chairman to bolster its market presence and hasten growth.
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Okta attains IRAP security status for Australian government use
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Okta, a leading identity partner, achieves an IRAP-protected-level assessment, strengthening the Australian Government's trust in modern Identity solutions by reinforcing security against cyber threats.
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Surge in cyberattacks on public sector spotlighted by KnowBe4 report
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Cyberattacks on the public sector surge in 2023, says KnowBe4 report, revealing a noteworthy 31% increase in APAC region and a global rising trend in ransomware incidents.
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Kingsfield marks record year with major framework wins & awards
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Kingsfield tech firm celebrates a record 2023, with three significant framework wins worth over £13bn, six workforce additions, and a triplet of prestigious awards.
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Sarah Martin joins Avec as General Manager, ACT
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Leading IT project delivery company, Avec, appoints seasoned tech executive, Sarah Martin, as General Manager, ACT, enhancing its growth prospects in the region.
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Kinetic IT secures major government contract for digital transformation
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Australia's Kinetic IT lands a $23 million three-year contract with the Federal Department of Infrastructure, set to support nationwide digital transformation with new tech services.
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2024 cybersecurity shifts to be driven by AI & APIs
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Karl Mattson from Noname Security, predicts geopolitical conflict, AI disruption, and API regulation will shape a seismic 2024 cybersecurity landscape.
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Scrumconnect Consulting unveils new Newcastle office
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Scrumconnect Consulting unveils a new office in Newcastle's Portland House, furthering its commitment to government transformations.
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Claudine Beltrami heads Verizon's Federal Government business
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Amidst confusion in Australian agencies post-discontinuation of the cyber hubs program, Verizon Business Australia appoints IT veteran, Claudine Beltrami, to lead Federal Government business, creating a more secure digital future.
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Digital transformation boosts public sector accessibility in Australia
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Australian public sector’s landscape revolutionised by digital transformation initiatives, according to a recent survey by Appian, despite challenges in data accessibility and workload reduction.
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Snowflake appoints Vijayant Rai as Managing Director for India
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Snowflake appoints seasoned tech leader Vijayant Rai as new Managing Director for India, tasking him with business expansion and the promotion of the company's Data Cloud across diverse industries.
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Former US Cyber Director Chris Inglis joins Claroty's advisory board
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Former U.S. National Cyber Director, Chris Inglis, joins Claroty's board, bringing big-hitter experience in cybersecurity to aid in the firm's mission of safeguarding the world's critical infrastructure.
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Infor named Leader in 2023-2024 IDC MarketScape for ERP cloud services
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Infor, a global industry cloud firm, has been designated a Leader in IDC MarketScape's 2023-24 Enterprise ERP Vendor Assessment, underlining its commanding presence in cloud innovation and industry expertise.
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LINX expands Azure Peering partnership with Microsoft in US
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The London Internet Exchange (LINX) has expanded its US partnership with Microsoft, launching Azure Peering Service at LINX NoVA for enhanced public Microsoft cloud services connectivity.
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China's computer market to recover 4% by 2024 says Canalys
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After an 18% decline in 2023, Canalys predicts Mainland China's PC market will recover with a 4% rise by 2024, backed by IT investments from corporates.
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Bootcamp for critical infrastructure cybersecurity training launched
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OPSWAT to launch global cybersecurity training bootcamp in 2024, elevating protection for critical infrastructure.