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Cyber threats surge in APAC region, reveals Group-IB report
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Group-IB reveals a 39% surge in ransomware attacks across APAC, with the region named as a prime target for advanced cyber threats.
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Westcon-Comstor expands cybersecurity partnership with Broadcom in APAC
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Westcon-Comstor extends its exclusive Broadcom cybersecurity partnership to Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand, advancing growth and recurring revenues for APAC channel partners.
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Vudoo assigns ex-Google exec Billy Kinchin as Chief Product Officer
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Melbourne-based Vudoo appoints former Google senior executive, Billy Kinchin, as Chief Product Officer to lead global product strategy and development.
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Myriota expands in EMEA region, appoints ex-AccelerComm's Robert Barnes as VP
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Australian IoT firm Myriota plans to extend its footprint into the EMEA region, with former AccelerComm's Robert Barnes leading the expansion as VP EMEA.
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Gigamon appoints Simon Oliver as ANZ Head of Channel
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Gigamon appoints Simon Oliver as Head of Channel for Australia, bolstering its channel-first strategy across the ANZ region amid surging demand for improved hybrid cloud infrastructure security.
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How enterprises can avoid missing out and messing up on AI
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APAC enterprises grapple with pace of AI adoption, balancing the urgency to stay competitive with the risk of rushing, finds a Juniper Networks and Wakefield Research survey.
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DigiCert reveals widening gap in digital trust management globally
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DigiCert's 2024 State of Digital Trust Survey highlights a growing divide between 'leaders' and 'laggards' in global enterprise digital trust, with effective practices affecting revenue, innovation, and productivity.
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Thailand Data Centre Council appoints first Chairman
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Thailand Data Centre Council appoints inaugural Chairman Thosaphol Pengsom, introducing a strategic plan to transform Thailand into a major data centre hub in Southeast Asia by 2024.
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Manhattan Associates Australia acclaimed as top workplace
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Manhattan Associates Australia lauded as a great workplace according to the Great Place to Work Trust Index© Survey, a testament to its quality workplace culture and employee engagement.
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Finastra & SYSTEX partner to boost Taiwan's banking sector
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Finastra has inked a new partnership with Taiwan's SYSTEX to boost digital transformation and growth in Taiwan's banking sector, with SYSTEX to resell Finastra's Kondor and Risk solutions.
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Peter Barry rejoins PubMatic in Sydney as VP, Addressability
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Tech firm PubMatic appoints Peter Barry as VP, Addressability and Commerce Media for APAC, returning him to his home country of Australia to boost commerce media revenue using the company's Convert platform.
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State Street Corporation expands Fund Connect ETF portal globally
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State Street Corporation is set to go global with its Fund Connect ETF portal due to soaring demand, primarily from Europe and the APAC region, increasing automation's efficiency and reducing risk.
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Verint tops in Asia Pacific for workforce solutions, says Frost & Sullivan
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Verint, acclaimed for its AI-powered customer engagement solutions, has been distinguished as the leading provider of workforce management.
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Asia-Pacific IT leaders see AI boosting productivity, but face data hurdles
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Whilst 86% of Asia-Pacific IT leaders believe AI can boost productivity, Salesforce's latest research reveals that 69% of businesses may not fully capitalise on AI due to difficulties with data system harmonisation.
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Delinea hires Norbert Kiss as Senior VP for Asia Pacific
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Delinea, a leader in Privileged Access Management solutions, appoints seasoned executive Norbert Kiss as SVP for Asia Pacific, fuelling its strategic expansion in the region.
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Orbus Software's flagship platform skyrockets by 56% in 2023
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Orbus Software's flagship SaaS platform, OrbusInfinity, grew by a staggering 56% in 2023, bolstering profitability and debt refinancing one quarter ahead of schedule.
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Data-driven video: A new frontier for ads in APAC
Wed, 31st Jan 2024
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Amidst a creativity crunch in APAC, brands are capitalising on data-driven insights to produce personalised video ads, aiming to stay ahead in a rapidly evolving digital landscape.
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Aquion partners with Trustwave to enhance cybersecurity in ANZ
Tue, 30th Jan 2024
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Aquion, a value-added software distributor, has partnered with global cybersecurity firm Trustwave to extend sophisticated security provisions across ANZ.
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ConnectWise appoints Nick Moran as Evangelism Director for APAC
Thu, 25th Jan 2024
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Software company ConnectWise bolsters its commitment to the APAC IT channel ecosystem, announcing the strategic appointment of industry veteran Nick Moran as Evangelism Director.
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Barracuda Networks tackle rising Aussie credential stuffing scams
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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Barracuda Networks proposes sturdy measures against escalating Australian credential stuffing scams, affecting around 20,000 consumers, with increased bot-assisted logins and poor password hygiene.
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Surge in cyberattacks on public sector spotlighted by KnowBe4 report
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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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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Liam McCarten joins StackAdapt as VP of Sales for APAC
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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Former Meta APAC exec, Liam McCarten, to spearhead operations at programmatic ad platform StackAdapt, predicting major growth within the Asia Pacific market.
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Business leaders feeling unprepared for AI transformation, report finds
Fri, 19th Jan 2024
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A study by management consultancy, Kearney, and leadership advisory firm, Ergon Zehnder, indicates that 73% of global business leaders feel ill-prepared for AI disruption.
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GEN8 announces Generative AI training for knowledge workers
Thu, 18th Jan 2024
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Australian firm GEN8 has announced the Generative AI Navigator (GAIN) programme, a 3-week course designed to equip knowledge workers with the skills and insight required to navigate the emerging field of generative AI.