Enterprise Applications

Native Document and Email Management and the Microsoft Outlook integration are the first of several releases slated in 2022 for Australian legal technology company Lawcadia.

Software-as-a-service (SaaS) email encryption security company Trustifi is expanding its global footprint throughout New Zealand and Australia, signing MSP and security specialists Secure Right, located in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. Secure Right offers specialized, best practice cybersecurity products and services to business organizations in both of the above-mentioned countries.

Objective Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Atlanta-based Simflofy, a developer of technology designed to tame the data sprawl prevalent in today’s organisations, by connecting myriad business systems, content management repositories and file stores so that users can find information wherever it is held. Simflofy offers management of records-in-place, federated search, or e-discovery, across its connected systems.

BidFin, an Australian-based fintech, has launched an innovative recurring revenue funding solution for the Australian technology market, aimed at managed service providers (MSPs) and independent software vendors (ISV) offering as-a-Service (aaS) solutions to local customers. This complements BidFin’s existing range of flexible payment solutions that allow Australian IT suppliers to be paid upfront whilst allowing end users to pay for technology over time.

I’ve been doing data governance for a long time now. And it’s safe to say that time and time again, from organisation to organisation, I come across the same mistakes and misconceptions that are limiting organisation's chances of implementing data governance successfully.

Upland Software, parent company of FileBound and PSIcapture, has announced the $US34 million acquisition of BA-Insight, a provider of enterprise search solutions.

German firm SER has launched its Doxis Intelligent Content Automation, described as a revolutionary AI-powered platform to automate content understanding, which improves visibility, increases revenue opportunity and reduces risk.  

Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch, has announced the general availability of Elastic 8.0 with enhancements across the Elastic Search Platform and its Enterprise Search, Observability, and Security solutions. Updates include native vector search, ​​native support for modern natural language processing models, increasingly simplified data onboarding, and a streamlined security experience.

Pandemic-inflicted global disruption caused government organizations to renew their focus on, and accelerate the transition to, digital government. For CIOs, achieving true digital transformation within government requires a full commitment to emerging technologies and capabilities that can scale across an organization.

Micro Focus has shared the commissioned results of a global, independent market survey, showcasing an unprecedented amount of COBOL code in use, and a remarkable market opportunity for application modernisation. Following last year’s research report, this year’s results reveal that the global COBOL application footprint continues to grow and the majority of respondents intend to modernise their applications and support cloud by the end of the year.