Ashton Young's stories
Is it possible to enjoy container agility and be secure?
In line with ever-changing demands on IT, containers are exploding in popularity and look set to become the preferred method for deploying applications.
New educational game to boost construction skills shortage
The game has been designed to give future business people and construction workers a taste of what it’s like to build their own company.
General staff don’t get tech jargon - expert says time to ditch it
There's a serious gap between IT pros and general staff, and this expert says it's on the people in IT to bridge it.
Study finds NZ mobile services in good stead due to competition
The study found indicators such as pricing, coverage and choice of mobile services were trending in a positive direction for consumers.
Chorus partners with Nlyte, expands edge data centre offerings
Chorus announced today that it is going ahead with expanding its Chorus EdgeCentre Colocation product to three sites across New Zealand.
Spark, Vodafone, and 2degrees team up for Christchurch
Chief executives from New Zealand’s largest internet providers have jumped on board with the Christchurch Call to Action.
Schneider shares advice for solving edge computing challenges
Schneider Electric has shared the findings of a new whitepaper that delves into the issues of deploying IT at the edge.
Edge computing market to provide ‘lucrative opportunities’
The market is set to skyrocket in the coming years, paving the way for emerging market players.
Google Cloud launches new Osaka region to support demand
In what it says is a bid to support its growing customer base in Japan, Google Cloud has announced the launch of a new region in Osaka.
Opinion: 3 ways cloud & colocation providers can use renewables
Schneider Electric’s John Powers discusses the renewable revolution that is underway and how providers can jump on board.
Samsung first TV manufacturer to integrate Apple TV app
It wouldn’t be unrealistic to think they only talk via lawyers regarding smartphone patent breaches, but Samsung has now made a big announcement.
Former CBRE data centre head joins EkkoSense board
Data centre expert Mark Acton will be strengthening the board as a non-executive director.
DC BLOX launches new partner program to drive expansion
Multi-tenant data center provider DC BLOX has announced the launch of its new channel partner program.
$50b modular data centre market driven by edge computing
Findings from a new research report have been released by Global Market Insights that show a burgeoning market.
Telia Carrier launches new PoP in SUPERNAP Italia data centre
Today Telia Carrier announced a new Cloud Connect PoP in the SUPERNAP Italia data centre near Milan, Italy.
Hackers increasingly ‘island hopping’ – so what does it mean?
Carbon Black's Rick McElroy discusses this new trend and what it means for the new age of cybercrime.
Verizon makes major step towards Multi-Access Edge Compute
In a trial environment in California, the wireless provider achieved full virtualisation of baseband functions.
Internet of Things
Vertiv to capitalise on AU government IoT with SRA partnership
Vertiv says this deal is an attempt to increase its footprint with Australian government and telecommunications providers.
Lenovo unveils ‘world’s first foldable PC’
We’ve seen the foldable phones and the somewhat mixed reactions to them, but now Lenovo has thrown its hand in the ring with a PC.
IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
IaaS market on the rise, fuelled by surging hybrid cloud demand
Analysis from Frost & Sullivan shows a very healthy IaaS market that is being driven by growing demand for hybrid cloud.
Mind Lab at MOTAT hosting event to promote young women in tech
Gender diversity in the tech industry is a hot topic around the world, but it’s one that New Zealand is looking to tackle head on.
Data Centre Maintenance / Management
Two students win US apprenticeship with global data center giant
Park Place Technologies has been doing its bit to promote gender diversity in the IT industry.
Schneider Electric wins optimisation product of the year
IT infrastructure giant Schneider Electric is celebrating success this week after the 2019 Networking Computing Awards.
Vodafone NZ into the finalists for Rainbow Excellence Awards
The Rainbow Excellence Awards are fast approaching, and one telco is celebrating about being among the finalists.