Forcepoint unveils impressive channel recruits across APAC and ANZ
Cybersecurity firm Forcepoint has named four new key appointments to its leadership team as it looks to strengthen its channel, strategy and sales lineup across the Asia Pacific and Australian New Zealand regions.
Ethisphere recognises 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies
Avanade Australia receives gender equality citation
TwilioQuest! Defeat Legacy Systems and… plant a tree?
IWD 2020 interview: Communications advisor Rachel Rayner
The few women in the boardroom outpace men for top spots – Diligent Institute report
ForgeRock appoints new execs to lead IAM growth
Twitter aims to be ‘world’s most diverse & inclusive tech company’
According to Twitter's VP of people experience, Twitter needs to be bold, move fast, and get it right.
Zscaler hones in on APAC & promises stronger regional presence
Zscaler’s new Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) corporate sales director is on a mission to bring the company closer to Asia Pacific.
IWD 2020 interview: Nintex’s Sarah Mainprize on women in tech
As a celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD), we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. Nintex APAC regional sales director Sarah Mainprize shares her thoughts.
Female-focused healthtech solutions a growing market
Technologies such as mHealth, telehealth, and wearable devices to help pregnancy care, fertility, and menstrual care treatments while reducing costs.
Leveling the business playing field for women
8% of women leading businesses in New Zealand are in companies with fewer than 10 employees, and that they operate smaller businesses than their male counterparts.
IWD 2020: Why we must champion the next generation of female leaders
International Women's Day: As we’ve seen over and over — and as endless research supports — diversity isn’t just good business, it’s good for business.
AU firms fight digital skills gap in the age of work evolution
A recent survey from Deloitte and RMIT Online showed that out of 600 Australian businesses, 88% say it’s difficult to find skilled employees.
HPE South Pacific appoints new GM for partners and alliances
“She has proven her ability to deliver on business outcomes, effectively lead and develop her team, and proactively build critical relationships, and I am delighted to bring her into the HPE family."
Konica Minolta receives gender equality citation from WGEA
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recently named Konica Minolta for its dedication to gender equality in the workplace.
Mentorship key to bringing women into cybersecurity – Microsoft
“Diverse teams make better and faster decisions 87% of the time compared with all male teams, yet the actual number of women in our field fluctuates between 10 and 20%. What ideas have we missed by not including more women?”
IWD 2020 interview: F5 Networks‘ Jade Meara
As a celebration of International Women’s Day, we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. F5 Networks A/NZ head of marketing and executive board member Jade Meara shares her thoughts.
ANZ backs #LoveSpeech campaign to support LGBTIQ+ community
“Words do hurt”: That’s the message from Australia’s LGBTIQ+ community, of whom an overwhelming majority have been subjected to hurtful, homophobic or transphobic language.
How to independently track the performance of your campaign
We explain how you can independently track clicks that are coming from your Techday campaigns
Escaping gravity: Practical ways to support career growth paths for women in IT
It is a truth, universally acknowledged, that any report on gender diversity will contain the phrase: “there is still work to be done.”
Acronis appoints security veteran as chairman of the board
Bonvanie is the executive vice president of strategic accounts at Palo Alto Networks and has been a member of the Acronis Board of Directors since 2014.
VMware A/NZ up for Women Leading Tech award
The Awards celebrate women’s achievement in the tech industry, and aims to ensure that women are part of history, not forgotten.
IWD 2020 interview: Jamf’s Melissa Antoine
As a celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD), we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. Jamf’s senior customer success manager Melissa Antoine shares her thoughts.
IWD 2020 interview: Motorola Solutions‘ Mandy Gill
As a celebration of International Women’s Day, we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. Motorola Solutions' Mandy Gill shares her thoughts.
IWD 2020 interview: Boomi’s Tania Mushtaq
As a celebration of International Women’s Day, we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. Boomi's APJ marketing director Tania Mushtaq shares her thoughts.
IWD 2020 interview: LogRhythm’s Joanne Wong & Ping Identity‘s Vivienne Horsfall
As a celebration of International Women’s Day, we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. LogRhythm’s Joanne Wong and Ping Identity's Vivienne Horsfall share their thoughts.
IWD 2020 interview: Snowflake’s Alana Sahakian
As a celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD), we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. Snowflake’s A/NZ channels and alliances manager Alana Sahakian shares her thoughts.
CompTIA launches IT workforce planning guide
The free resource, called My IT Path, is designed to provide a personalised and interactive experience for anyone learning about careers in the field.
IWD 2020 interview: FTS Group‘s Julia Merten & Veritec‘s Corryn Webb
As a celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD), we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. FTS Group's Julia Merten and Veritec’s Corryn Webb, share their thoughts.
IWD 2020 interview: BlackLine‘s Claudia Pirko & Ecosystm‘s Jannat Maqbool
As a celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD), we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. BlackLine’s A/NZ regional vice president Claudia Pirko and Ecosystm principal advisor Jannat Maqbool share their thoughts.
ITU encourages ICT sector to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
The ICT industry should work towards reducing their greenhouse gas emissions by 45% in the next 10 years, in order to comply with the Paris Agreement.
Eliminating gender bias in cybersecurity could grow industry by the billions
if gender bias were eliminated from the cybersecurity industries of the US and UK, a total of $43.1 billion and £17 billion would be added to their respective economies, according to data from Tessian.
Educating the next generation: what skills will they need in the future workplace?
The Australian workplace is now moving into an era where some hard skills are starting to expire.
Honeywell launches ML solution to reduce buildings’ energy consumption
Machine learning autonomously adjusts building energy settings to deliver up to 10% energy savings, says Honeywell.
Allen & Overy appoints five regional D&I; partners
"As a firm we have made significant progress on our D&I agenda globally in recent years. To progress further, we need to ensure that our global policies are implemented through a local lens."
SolarWinds welcomes Chrystal Taylor to Head Geeks group
Head Geeks share expertise in all areas of IT such as DevOps, security, networking, database, and more.
Cisco names Women in IT Award winners
As part of the company’s Women of Impact Month, it held an awards ceremony to honour just a few of the women making strides in the IT industry.
Australian women-focusd hackathon #SheHacks expands across Victoria
"We want to make Australia the best place in the world for women to build and scale a startup. #SheHacks is the perfect starting point for any woman wanting to create something great."
How our publisher harnessed machine learning to overhaul Techday websites
Our publisher, Sean Mitchell, went to CoderSchool in Ho Chi Minh City to learn how to implement machine learning into Techday.
GSMA reveals 2020 GLOMO Awards winners
The awards included 35 categories ranging from 5G leadership to mobile apps, mobile network infrastructure, diversity in tech, and STEAM efforts for children.
Broadcast tech diversity firm Rise expands to Asia Pacific
Rise, a UK-based organisation promoting gender diversity within the broadcast technology sector, is expanding to Asia Pacific and North America.
Zscaler appoints Asia Pacific director of transformation strategy
“As our first ever director of transformation strategy for Asia Pacific, Sudip brings exceptional regional market knowledge to Zscaler as well as experience with cloud IT deployments."
IWD 2020 interview: Smart WFM‘s Candice Lloyd
As a celebration of International Women’s Day, we’re running a series of interviews with women in technology. Smart WFM's Candice Lloyd shares her thoughts.