Optus commissions independent external review

Following the recent cyberattack on Optus and its customers Optus is appointing international professional services firm Deloitte to conduct an independent external review of the recent cyberattack, and its security systems, controls, and processes. The review was recommended by Optus Chief Executive Officer, Kelly Bayer Rosmarin, and was supported unanimously by the…

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Subaru goes live with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

The goal has always been to be a trusted partner Oracle today announced that SUBARU Corporation has moved its simulation and 3D visualization workloads responsible for improving the quality of collision safety performance and driving performance to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). SUBARU was able to improve its development cycle, gain significant efficiencies and reduce…

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Top technology priorities for midsize enterprises

Cybersecurity, application & integration strategies, and cloud leading the charge Security and risk management, application and integration strategies, and infrastructure and operations are the top three technology priorities for midsize enterprises (MSEs) in 2022, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. survey. “MSEs are shifting investments and even increasing budgets to fund their…

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Artificial intelligence spending grew 20.7 per cent worldwide in 2021

AI software captures the largest share of AI spending Worldwide revenues for the artificial intelligence (AI) market, including software, hardware, and services for both AI centric and AI non-centric applications*, totalled $US383.3 billion in 2021, an increase of 20.7 per cent over the prior year, according to the most recent…

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How global private 5G networks lead enterprises

The global private cellular network market will likely expand to $US6.32 billion Organizations are embracing private 5G networks to improve the efficiency of production processes while ensuring safety and security. Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Global Private 5G Network Growth Opportunities, reveals that combining the new power of 5G with the concept…

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New levels of collaboration needed to meet the ransomware challenge

The RaaS economy allows cybercriminals to purchase access to ransomware Microsoft today released its second edition of Cyber Signals, a regular cyber threat intelligence brief, spotlighting security trends and insights gathered from Microsoft’s global security signals and experts. The specialization and consolidation of the cybercrime economy have fueled ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS),…

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Over 50 per cent of India enterprises significantly raise ICT budget

Enterprise ICT spending outlook in India for 2022 can  be attributed to the growing focus on technology Driven by the ongoing digital initiatives by the Indian government and a surge in the use of digital technologies due to COVID-19, more than 50 per cent of enterprises in India have significantly…

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Four pillars driving technology innovations

Latest hype cycle helps application leaders There are four pillars driving technology innovation across customer service and support (CSS) organizations, according to Gartner, Inc. They include getting connected, process orchestration, knowledge and insight, and resource management. The Gartner Hype Cycle for CSS Technologies, 2022 contains the most-important maturing technologies for supporting customers.…

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Zero Trust in the fight against ransomware

This approach to cybersecurity eradicates implicit trust Zero Trust has become a well-recognised framework in the cybersecurity world. SecOps teams are championing this ‘trust no-one’ strategy to support the fight against the escalating risk of cybercrime, and in helping to monitor threat actors across their network. In fact, research from…

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