CIO upfront: Assessing NZ’s readiness for 5G

Organisations must ensure that their approach to 5G considers the influx of endpoint devices producing enormous amounts of information, as well as a holistic assessment of the storage, security and compliance of this data, writes Matt Oostveen, chief technology officer at Pure Storage

Written by CIO New Zealand16 Sept. 19 05:15

Nestle institute aims to develop packaging of the future

Nestle has set up a research institute to develop more environmentally friendly packaging for its products and reduce plastic waste, taking matters into its own hands rather than relying on its suppliers.

Written by Reuters13 Sept. 19 04:19

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

Vodafone brings in X-men (and women) to help customers

Vodafone says it will invest $10m to create an elite team of customer service staff, dubbed the X Squad, to deal with complex customer queries that technology alone cannot resolve.

Written by Stuart Corner11 Sept. 19 10:12

Craig Columbus now TR Group CIO

He takes over the role from Andrew Crabb, who has been CIO for five years, and will be joining the executive team at LPS as Client Executive – Northern Region

Written by Divina Paredes11 Sept. 19 06:42

In pictures: CIO roundtable on 'building an AI-driven business'

What role is AI playing inside organisations today, particularly when it comes to providing a good experience for internal users and external customers across their wide area networks? Business technology and digital leaders share insights at a CIO roundtable discussion held in conjunction with Juniper Networks

Written by Divina Paredes10 Sept. 19 12:30