Enterprise Applications

According to ISACA’s Privacy in Practice 2023 research report, a web of complex and ever-evolving data privacy regulations - including strengthening of Australia’s online privacy legislation - is having an impact, with less than half of respondents in Australia and New Zealand finding it easy to understand their organisation’s privacy obligations.

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) is strengthening My Health Record protections through a new mandatory conformance profile for clinical information systems (including those used in GP clinics, pharmacies and allied health services) connected to the My Health Record system.

According to a new report from the Capgemini Research Institute, ‘Connecting the Dots: Data sharing in the public sector’, a vast majority (80%) of public sector organisations surveyed across the world have started implementing collaborative data ecosystems  initiatives, thus recognising the need for a joined-up, data-driven approach to tackle the complex challenges they are facing.

This year IT and data professionals went on a wild ride, needing to act on projects that may have been sidelined from pandemic-related and supply chain disruptions. Many organizations spent nearly two years focused on remote work, business continuity, and customer retention projects.

Cloud CRM vendor, Really Simple Systems, has launched a new workflow automation feature.

ScaleOut Software has introduced a new Java client API for its distributed caching platform, ScaleOut StateServer, adding new features and reliability improvements for developing modern, Java-based web applications.

A staggering nine-in-10 businesses experience some form of abandonment during the customer onboarding process with the banking sector experiencing the highest rate at almost 1-in-4 dropping out. However, simple measures like activating the right mix of human interaction alongside automation could resolve pain points, according to the global State of Intelligent Automation Report, Customer Onboarding Pain Points and Drivers Q4-2022 by ABBYY.

Contractor Compliance Inc., a developer of Contractor Management Software, has announced the launch of an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) module, available to enterprise clients with both assisted and automated approval workflows.

​Metro North Hospital and Health Service received the Digital Transformation Award at the 2022 Micro Focus IM&G Forum. Tracy Formosa, Manager, Corporate Information Management, outlines a recent successful project to implement a Case Management System at Metro North Health.

The workload driving the largest share of enterprise IT infrastructure spending in the first half of 2022 (1H22) was Structured Databases/Data Management, according to analyst firm International Data Corporation (IDC).