Enterprise Applications

British American Tobacco (BAT) has deployed OpenText Extended ECM for SAP SuccessFactors as part of overhauling its HR processes and records management.

Yass Valley Council located in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales has chosen to implement the MAGIQ Enterprise council management system.

Christchurch City Council has deployed MuleSoft’s Anypoint Platform to build a series of system integrations and open data APIs that will enable government agencies and third parties access to provide richer experiences to citizens. By securely exposing historical city data to approved third parties and agencies citizens will benefit from the release of innovative new products and services.

Whitsunday Regional Councll in Queensland has announced that it will implement cloud-based business process management software from Promapp to support the organisation’s day-to-day operational processes. The decision, which was part of the council’s strategic plan prior to Tropical Cyclone Debbie, was expedited by the havoc caused by the storm earlier in the year.  Promapp will underpin process support for a major new council IT system which is slated to go live within the next 12 months.

Skilful voice impersonators are able to fool state-of-the-art speaker recognition systems, as these systems generally aren’t efficient yet in recognising voice modifications, according to new research from the University of Eastern Finland. The vulnerability of speaker recognition systems poses significant security concerns.

Is your organisation keen to avoid being listed as one of the Top 10 Worst Social Media Fails of  2017? Celebrities and politicians are not the only entities on social media to conduct monstrous fails. Corporations and government agencies aren’t far behind.

TechnologyOne has won another federal government contract for its enterprise Software as a Service (SaaS) offering, securing a second shared service hub with the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science (DIIS).

Veritas Technologies has announced the results of a global survey spanning thirteen countries indicating that the majority of global organisations (56 percent) operate with a cloud-first mentality when it comes to deploying new applications and managing workloads. However, the study reveals that significant misconceptions exist on the responsibility for data management, with 69 percent of organisations wrongfully believing data protection, data privacy and compliance are the responsibility of the cloud service provider.

The City of Moreland, a local government area in metropolitan Melbourne, has selected a cloud erp solution from Australia’s Open Office. The project which encompasses Finance, Payroll, Human Resources and other associated modules, will be implemented in the next 12 months.

TopQuadrant, a provider of standards-based data governance solutions has announced the release of TopBraid 5.4, a collection of web-based solutions for Data Governance and Vocabulary Management. TopBraid Enterprise Data Governance (EDG) 5.4 promises to deliver an integrated approach to data governance with customisable workflows, flexible governance operating framework options, enhanced visualisations, and advanced capabilities to create, manage, and view connections between technical and business metadata.