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HPE launches blockchain-based data monetisation platform
HPE and Continental’s platform leverages a decentralised architecture based on blockchain technologies.
Universal Robots aims for A/NZ growth with new hire
Peter Hern takes on the role of leading customer support, sales and partner development for Universal Robots in Australia and New Zealand.
Serverless architecture market to reach $14B by 2024
According to KBV research, the drive for agility and flexibility in enterprise IT is driving the adoption of serverless architecture worldwide.
Hitachi Vantara announces intelligent maintenance and repair solution
The new Lumada Maintenance Insights solutions from Hitachi are aimed at the transportation, manufacturing and energy industries.
Managing OT cybersecurity vulnerabilities at industrial facilities – PAS Global
Focusing on Level 2 endpoints gives only a surface view because they make up only 20 percent of endpoints that exist in process control networks.
Why Agile has become more prominent within projects in the manufacturing industry
In today’s increasingly competitive market, streamlining any product development process is key to a manufacturer’s success.
IBM acquires Oniqua to bolster IoT offering for asset-intensive industries
Oniqua is an MRO inventory operations software provider with an office in Brisbane.
Industry cloud market among best opportunities over next decade
IDC says worldwide spending on industry cloud is undertaking a huge surge this year, led by healthcare providers but with growth in all other sectors.
Catching up on the new breed of digital extortion
Digital extortion is cheap and easy to commit. Its victims also tend to pay up without involving the police.
Apple's new carbon-free aluminium set to revolutionise manufacturing
Apple CEO Tim Cook says the company’s is committed to advancing technologies that are good for the planet and help protect it for generations to come.
Kiwi clothing brand under fire: ComCom warns businesses about "Made in NZ" claims
Clothing brand WORLD is under investigation by the Commerce Commission regarding the accuracy of its t-shirt labelling.
Will IIoT take us to the cloud or closer to the edge?
Are cloud data centers sufficiently equipped to deal with the volume and speed of the data generated in large production facilities?
Report finds UK manufacturers’ cybersecurity severely wanting
With the industry now one of the most targeted, EEF CEO Phipson says "manufacturers must urgently take appropriate steps to protect themselves."
Getting ahead as a manufacturer in a digital world
IT can help a manufacturing business get the edge in a competitive world - but only if you know how to make the right moves.
Apple to pump up data center spending by $10 billion
Apple expects to invest over $30 billion in capital expenditures in the US over the next five years and create over 20,000 new jobs.
Epicor Software partners with NZ technology solutions integrator
The partnership reflects a commitment by Epicor to grow its presence in New Zealand
HPE simplifies application deployment in manufacturing plants
Express App Platform – Manufacturing is an on-premise solution that allows manufacturers to accelerate digital factory transformation.
Number of APAC manufacturers with ‘smart factories’ to triple by 2022
In a world-leading effort, almost half of APAC manufacturers will have fully connected factories by 2022 with tech use among them expected to surge.
IESA launches first overseas office in Taipei following huge semiconductor growth
India's electronics system design and manufacturing industry is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 16-23% to reach USD$172-228b by 2020.
Schneider Electric NZ elected exclusive distributor of industrial software solution
Schneider Electric NZ will distribute a software solution used by more than a third of the world’s industrial and manufacturing plants.
Huge opportunities imminent with next phase of disruption
A new report from Stratus asserts we’re on the brink of huge change and disruption, dubbed the ‘fourth Industrial Revolution’.
Tesla recalls 53,000 cars after braking failure
All Model S and Model X vehicles manufactured between February and October of 2016 contain a gear that may have been improperly made.
IDC report: Industry 3D printing revenue to skyrocket to $35 billion by 2020
New statistics from IDC show that the global 3D printing market will exceed $35 billion by 2020, double the $15.9 billion forecast for 2016.
Xplore Technologies reports 'record' $100.5 million revenue
Xplore Technologies, a provider of 'rugged' tablets, has grown its revenue to a 'record' $100.5 million in fiscal 2016 - representing 136% growth.