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  • James Pascoe Group opts for NTT’s Power Cloud

    “The hybrid environment provides elasticity, enabling us to scale its requirements up and down as required,” says David Lean, head of IT at the retail group.

    Written by Divina Paredes12 Sept. 19 12:54
  • Prime movers: ICT transformation at KiwiRail

    Ed Overy on how the ICT team at KiwiRail outsourced its ‘run’ functions and focused on providing the best value to the business.

    Written by Divina Paredes23 Feb. 17 09:23
  • ​CIO upfront: Quo vadis Twitter?

    So the rumours are out, Twitter is up for sale – and I see it with a wary eye, my most used social network may change owners… time to muse about it.

    Written by Holger Mueller10 Oct. 16 06:30
  • Boards alerted on social media’s role in crisis management

    “We’re living in an era where technology is an integral part of our daily lives, and directors need to consider the strategic opportunities and risks this presents,” says Simon Arcus of the Institute of Directors

    Written by Divina Paredes29 June 15 05:45
  • John Holley: Leadership lessons from the frontline

    Back from his stint as planning officer for the UN Mission in South Sudan, John Holley shares how the Army’s approach to strategic planning and operations can apply to the business environment.

    Written by Divina Paredes16 May 14 12:29
  • Christchurch law firm adopts VDI after earthquake

    After catastrophic earthquakes in Christchurch toppled its New Zealand law office, Duncan Cotterill implemented desktop virtualization to provide stronger disaster resilience, according to the law firm’s CIO at the time.

    Written by Adam Bender08 May 14 14:15
  • Plan B acquires Auckland-based cloud recovery provider

    Business continuity provider Plan B has reached an agreement to acquire the business and assets of Auckland-based private cloud backup and recovery provider Disaster Recovery Group (DRG), effective 1 April 2014.

    Written by Sathya Mithra Ashok21 March 14 05:00
  • Rethinking the worst case

    How have business continuity strategies evolved in the new technology landscape of cloud and virtualisation? A panel of CIOs share their insights, and how they managed the raft of incidents impacting New Zealand enterprises in the past year.

    Written by Divina Paredes26 Nov. 13 07:17
  • IT maturity leaders and laggards

    EMC study notes impact of reduced investments in critical IT requirements of availability, advanced security; and integrated backup and recovery.

    Written by Divina Paredes21 Nov. 13 13:25
  • Vodafone NZ provides support for Philippines

    Sends engineers to set up an emergency mobile phone network and provides retrospective credit for calls made to the country during the supertyphoon period.

    Written by CIO New Zealand12 Nov. 13 08:24