Netwealth spins valuable data from the Cloud

Netwealth’s on premise infrastructure limited its ability to store and analyse more than five years of data. Netwealth has started undertaking a data and analytics modernisation, building a data lake using Microsoft Azure that will feature 20 years of historical data. It will also allow Netwealth personnel to access third…

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Modernising healthcare provider in Queensland

Australian healthcare provider transforms the its organisation. Queensland-based not-for-profit organisation, Mater has gone on a sweeping modernisation program that is transforming the way the organisation provides care to almost 600,000 patients annually across its healthcare network. With a network of hospitals across Queensland and a Mater atHome service that provides…

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Bank of New Zealand plans large technical migration

Part of its parent company’s five-year strategic partnership to develop a multi-cloud ecosystem underpinned by Azure. Bank of New Zealand has signed up as the latest customer to Microsoft’s flagship New Zealand-based data centre. The agreement will see a large number of BNZ applications migrated to Microsoft’s Azure cloud, assisting…

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Alinta Energy powers ahead

Cloud-based data warehouse and AI infused analytics. Alinta Energy is one of the first companies in Australia to use Azure Synapse Analytics, the recently released next phase of Azure SQL Data Warehouse which promises a limitless analytics service bringing together enterprise data warehousing and big data analytics. The Alinta Data…

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Doctors help build smartphone app to monitor COVID-19 patients

Leverages Cloud for a Django application. One of the most pressing problems for countries all around the world has been finding a way to avoid health services being totally swamped by COVID-19. The most valuable resource in every hospital is the human factor in delivering patient care, in terms of doctors, nurses, and allied health staff encompassed with the…

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BlueScope forges enhanced analytics capability

Analytical data models which were previously managed in an on-premises Hadoop environment. Steel materials, products, systems and technologies, BlueScope plans to undergo a major data and analytics transformation, leveraging the Cloud based Azure Synapse Analytics to ensure limitless analysis capability. About 800 BlueScope analytical data models which were previously managed…

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AI chat bot to be designed for Chinese diabetes patients

AI chatbot to help Chinese paitents improve knowledge for better self-management. Healthcare company, Novo Nordisk plan to develop a Chinese-speaking, AI chatbot for diabetic patients. Combining Novo Nordisk’s expertise and experience in diabetes care, and Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform and AI services, the companies will collaborate to deliver an AI…

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BHP increases the pace of innovation with mixed reality and IoT

The Pilbara is a remote and ancient landscape in the north of Western Australia. Despite COVID-19 restrictions, Australia mining company BHP was still able to innovate during lockdown. For example, Andrew Wood a BHP mechanical fitter with 30 years’ experience under his belt and he works for BHPs iron ore…

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