Business strategy stories
Mastering year-round profitability at your consultancy firm
Understanding capacity and future costs while defeating seasonal slumps through strategic planning can help consultancies maintain consistent profitability.
Why Data Readiness is critical for winning AI Deployments
Firms honing AI strategies realise the vital importance of data readiness in leveraging AI's potential, requiring a business-centric approach and a rethink of data integration.
Adopting AIOps in Network Management: Essential for Modern IT Leaders
As the complexity of network systems escalates, IT leaders must shift from manual troubleshooting to AIOps (Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations), a strategic, AI-driven approach that enhances network management and ensures a top-notch user experience.
Projectworks on Leadership: Leading through growth
Projectworks discusses the challenges and rewards of leading during business growth, sharing lessons on self-awareness, investing in teams, and building a culture that enhances momentum.
John Evarts appointed new COO at network automation firm BackBox
John Evarts, an influencer in the start-up ecosystem, joins network automation platform BackBox as the new Chief Operating Officer, boosting the company's corporate structure.
Combating cybercrime in NZ with a robust cybersecurity strategy
New Zealand businesses grapple with cybercrime's volatile threat landscape, as incidents across various sectors showcase the dire consequences. A nuanced approach to cybersecurity strategy is vital.
Stake names Jon Howie as new CEO in leadership shakeup
Australian investment platform Stake ushers in new growth chapter, appointing experienced finance leader Jon Howie as CEO while founder Matt Leibowitz transitions to Executive Director role.
Intel and DigitalBridge launch enterprise AI firm Articul8
Intel and DigitalBridge have launched Articul8, an independent AI company delivering comprehensive GenAI platform solutions with safeguarded, scalable and varied deployment options.
XConnect appoints James Williams as VP to fuel global expansion
XConnect hires James Williams, a seasoned telecoms expert, as VP of Business Development, bolstering its 2024 global growth strategy with his vast experience and industry insight.
NEC unveils AI strategy, aims to revolutionise industries with generative AI
NEC launches a tailored AI solution to revolutionise operations across industries, building on its enhanced large language model.
Only 12% of I&O leaders meet CIO expectations, says Gartner survey
Just 12% of infrastructure and operations leaders believe they meet CIO expectations amidst economic troubles, Gartner reveals.
Antifragility touted as key for ANZ businesses amidst economic turbulence
Amid economic instability, ANZ businesses are encouraged to embrace 'antifragility', turning challenges into growth chance.
APAC retail sector hardest hit by cyberattacks due to insufficient funding
APAC retail industry shows highest rate of cyberattacks in past 2 years due to poor cybersecurity investment.
Access4 names Virtual IT Group as its Diamond++ Partner in Australia
UCaaS provider Access4 has crowned Virtual IT Group as its Diamond++ Partner in Australia, following VITG's strategic acquisitions.
UK business leaders to bolster sustainability investment by 2026
80% of UK business leaders plan to maintain or increase their sustainability investment by 2026, reveals SAP study.
Data center market to hit $279bn by 2032 due to global digitalisation
Global data centre valuation projected to reach $279bn by 2032, driven by rising digital infrastructure investments.
Alison Deans joins Main Sequence as New Venture Partner
Alison Deans joins Main Sequence as Venture Partner, bolstering its deep tech global push.
Business unease over third party data sharing shown in new Generative AI report
Businesses show concern about third-party data sharing needed to facilitate Generative AI models, says Cloudera report.
Commvault appoints Melissa Hathaway as Chair of Cyber Resilience Council
Commvault has appointed cybersecurity expert Melissa Hathaway to chair its Cyber Resilience Council, advising on security trends and threats.
Workday recognised again as Leader in Cloud HCM for 8th year
Workday, Inc. holds its position as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud HCM for the eighth year in a row.
Irish IT solutions provide expands into APAC, opens Kiwi office
Ergo, Ireland's IT solutions provider, has announced further expansion of its growing global footprint with the opening of its first office in the APAC region.
Expert Paul Waddy warns of risks in Black Friday reliance
Black Friday and Cyber Monday may not be profitable for all online retailers, warns eCommerce expert Paul Waddy. Businesses at risk of losing profits.
Janet Robb Joins ANS as Director of Customer Enablement to Bolster Digital Transformation
Manchester-based technology firm ANS has appointed Janet Robb as its new Director of Customer Enablement, to support customers with digital transformation.
Hexaware Technologies appoints Anton Tomchenko as Chief Revenue & Solutions Officer in Digital Services
Hexaware Technologies appoints experienced leader Anton Tomchenko as Chief Revenue and Solutions Officer for Digital and Software Services.