Hayden McCall

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More than eight in ten organisations believe business process management (BPM) has a positive impact and seven in ten plan to either maintain or …

Management

Powered by cloud, CFOs are the new innovators

That’s because while the people involved in finance are typically conservative by nature (they have to be, after all, dealing with sobering numbers …

Innovation

Almost 30,000 premises face copper cut off on Friday

Published on the 12/08/2015 | Written by Beverley Head<p>By Friday another 30,000 homes and businesses around Australia will have been forced into the …

Net Neutrality

Two thirds of IT roles face the chop

Published on the 28/07/2015 | Written by Beverley Head<p>The IT shop floor faces the sort of radical overhaul that factory floors endured two decades …

Project Management

Auto tech on the brink

Don’t get me wrong, the Lexus RC350 is a beautiful piece of design and engineering. As a package it makes you feel like going a little silly from the …

Time I

Air New Zealand: The tech company with planes

Hers is a view which has had a transformative effect on the company; while it still flies people from one place to another, it does so with a sharp …

Air New Zealand

Microsoft Dynamics CRM users beware: Not supported on Windows 10

Published on the 10/08/2015 | Written by Donovan Jackson<p>While Windows 10 upgrades are available for business users, those using Dynamics CRM should …

Software

Windows 10 upgrade causing internet traffic jam

Published on the 10/08/2015 | Written by Newsdesk<p>A study of over 2000 Kiwi businesses has found that the current Windows 10 upgrade has caused UFB …

Net Neutrality

SAP: Just 20% in the cloud is good news for growth

Published on the 05/08/2015 | Written by Donovan Jackson<p>The first fifth is the hardest, says partner operations veep...<p>That the Australian Bureau of …

SAP SE

Tapping the data asset: the emerging Chief Data Officer

There’s a new CxO in town which reflects the growing importance of data to conducting business successfully. That x is Data and the Chief Data …

C-suite Leadership

Listen, learn and soar big data and the modern marketer

It used to be said that you had 30 seconds from when a customer stepped in to your store or office to when they made a decision to buy or use your …

Bigger,better, faster, more: Technology takes off in travel

Over the past two decades, advances in technology have fundamentally altered the way the travel industry conducts its business. The continuously …

Travel Industry

Globalisation: you’re standing in it

Exports took off 150 years ago when steamships, railways and refrigeration took sheep meat, wheat, minerals and butter to the other side of the …

New Zealand

Redefining the final frontier

Kiwi entrepreneur Peter Beck wants to open space up to the masses by knocking tens of millions of dollars off the price tag of deploying satellites …

Space Travel

Enterprises warned: double-cross startups at your peril

Published on the 27/07/2015 | Written by Beverley Head<p>Australian organisations looking to leapfrog the competition by leveraging new companies should …

Startups

Technology comes to le Tour de France

Published on the 21/07/2015 | Written by Donovan Jackson<p>198 riders form mesh network broadcasting data to the world…<p>This year’s Tour de France …

Tour de France

Building blocks: The case for a modular approach to technology services

As a concept the ‘Composable Enterprise’ addresses a problem as old as the technology industry itself: the misalignment between what the business …

Digital disruption fires up consulting space

Published on the 01/07/2015 | Written by Beverley Head<p>Consulting firms are hitching on to the digital disruption train which is hurtling through just …

Customer Service

How Freeview is addressing the Netflix effect

Published on the 01/07/2015 | Written by Donovan Jackson<p>The dreaded ‘N’ word wasn’t mentioned at the launch of Freeview Plus in Auckland this …

Televisions

Networking supremo goes large on internet of things

Published on the 30/06/2015 | Written by Donovan Jackson<p>Knowing a good thing when it sees it, Cisco has announced a broad portfolio of products and …

Internet of Things