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  • The rise of the digital suggestion box

    …And why a Wellington startup for an ‘idea management platform’ is named as one of the 'cool vendors in government' by Gartner

    Written by Divina Paredes22 May 15 10:50
  • Xero is New Zealand’s Hi-Tech Company of the Year

    “It takes continuity of performance over more than a single year to earn this award. The company evidences superb operational efficiency,” says Wayne Norrie, chair of the Hi-Tech Trust.

    Written by Divina Paredes15 May 15 20:30
  • Across the board

    More CIOs are being appointed to the board or are tasked to present regularly to this group as a member of the technology committee. Gartner executives Denildo Albuquerque and David Spaziani – both former CIOs – share pointers for stepping up to this role.

    Written by Divina Paredes29 April 15 06:00
  • A CIO’s handbook: Planning for the long game

    Victor Vae’au does not have a separate ICT strategy - it is Future35, the framework for change of the New Zealand Defence Force in the next 25 years.

    Written by Divina Paredes23 April 15 06:00
  • In pictures: CIO100 event in Wellington: Frontline leadership

    The CIO100 event, which presents the results of the annual research on the top ICT using organisations in New Zealand, was held for the first time this year in Wellington. Victor Vae'au of the NZ Defence Force delivered the CIO keynote presentation. Photos by James Henderson.

    Written by Divina Paredes22 April 15 12:00
  • The City of Wellington - a true ICT hotspot…

    From Lonely Planet to Vogue, Wellington is trending as the World’s Coolest Little Capital, and its success is not simply due to a brilliant PR campaign.

    Written by James Henderson12 March 15 07:35
  • CIO roundtable: Conversations on collaboration

    New collaboration technologies are creating a dynamic ecosystem at work; enhancing communications across internal and external teams, and the ability to respond more rapidly to changes around them. So how are organisations preparing for and managing this shift? A panel of ICT executives share their experiences at a CIO roundtable held in conjunction with Spark Digital.

    Written by Divina Paredes19 Feb. 15 06:00