Enterprise Applications

Network engineers and CIOs agree that cybersecurity issues represent the biggest risk for organizations that fail to put networks at the heart of digital-transformation plans. According to research commissioned by Opengear, a Digi International company, 53% of network engineers and 52% of CIOs polled in the US, UK, France, Germany, and Australia rank cybersecurity among the list of their biggest risks.

Northern Health is employing a cloud-based health platform, ZEDOC, to develop a patient registration and intake platform as part of the State-wide expansion of the Victorian Virtual Emergency Department (VVED).

The worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market grew 41.4% in 2021, to total $US90.9 billion, up from $US64.3 billion in 2020, according to Gartner, Inc. Amazon retained the No. 1 position in the IaaS market in 2021, followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google and Huawei.

DocPath, a multinational company specialized in the development of document software focused on customer communication, has launched DocPath Sinclair, a solution that puts an end to the laborious task of collecting and managing log information by hand, using a flexible tool for information collection and online monitoring of the document generation process.

The Department of Finance is to gain responsibility for data policy, including the Digital Transformation Agency (DTA), following a Ministerial reshuffle under the incoming Labor government. The DTA will move from the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C) portfolio where it was placed in April 2021.

The Tasmanian Liberal Government has announced a $A150 million investment to upgrade digital health infrastructure over the next four years. It is proposing to become the first Australian state to deliver a fully integrated healthcare system.

Komprise has announced Komprise Smart Data Workflows, a systematic process to discover relevant file and object data across cloud, edge and on-premises data centres and feed data in native format to AI and machine learning (ML) tools and data lakes.

Organisations that have customers or operations across more than one country face a spate of new and proposed privacy and data protection laws. Traditional archiving approaches often fall short of meeting the patchwork of requirements that organisations must adhere to, with this driving many to re-examine how they manage information.

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) have announced a major multi-year partnership with SAP to power and accelerate the rugby union’s digital transformation across all areas of the business. SAP, which is NZR’s first-ever major technology partner, becomes an Official Premium Global Partner, Official Technology Partner and the Official Cloud Software Partner to the Teams in Black* including the All Blacks and Black Ferns. 

Industrial software developer AVEVA has announced that its engineering information management solutions, the core of its digital twin, now deliver greater time and value gains for capital projects and operations. AVEVA promises that customers can now experience a complete digital twin within just 60 days, even in the absence of existing models, thanks to deeper contextualization and enhanced visualization.