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  • Agile security in the cloud: Lessons from Xero

    Previously, security was about having gates, but under the agile method we use guardrails so our developers stay on the road, rather than having to stop at a gate, writes Aaron McKeown of Xero.

    Written by Edited by Divina Paredes29 June 16 06:30
  • State of the CIO 2016: Leading through continuous transformation

    New Zealand CIOs take on strategic, operational and futurist roles – often at the same time - as organisations evolve into digital businesses. Our exclusive 2016 State of the CIO research considers the demands of the CIO role in this current environment.

    Written by Divina Paredes07 June 16 06:30
  • ​MYOB's IT challenge to NZ's top students

    ‘Tech companies following lean and agile methodologies will often bring a solution to market in a short timeframe. This challenge gives the students a taste of what it will be like in the businesses they will work for following their graduation.’

    Written by CIO New Zealand24 May 16 08:55
  • Creating Clever Kash

    ASB chief architect James Bergin talks about a project that shows how the bank is thinking and acting like a tech company that is trusted and licensed to operate in financial services.

    Written by Divina Paredes09 May 16 06:00
  • Skyrocketing demand for cloud skills

    But enterprises will have to pay more for certain skill sets as they continue to shift to SaaS, IaaS and PaaS, reports Potentia.

    Written by Divina Paredes06 May 16 06:30
  • ​Getting real about bimodal

    David Spaziani of Gartner explains how IT organisations can adopt the two distinct approaches to meet simultaneous enterprise demand for agility and flexibility; with efficient and predictable systems.

    Written by Divina Paredes13 April 16 07:00
  • If the All Blacks were an IT team

    Sports provides great analogies for preparing the IT team and the wider organisation for the competitive, fast-paced digital era, says Westpac CIO Dawie Oivier.

    Written by Divina Paredes11 April 16 06:30
  • The relentless pursuit of sameness

    You are unlikely to create greatness simply by replicating others. It's the business equivalent of ‘keeping up with the Joneses’.

    Written by Owen McCall05 April 16 08:03