Data sovereignty stories
Data sovereignty now key factor in shaping IT decision making
"IDC expects data sovereignty and industry compliance considerations to be of increasing importance to decisions about IT architectures."
Public cloud hasn’t delivered, but a time warp back to three-tier isn’t the answer
Australian organisations that jumped head-first into public cloud are quickly finding costs are spiralling out of control and concerns for data protection and sovereignty are greater than ever.
Macquarie Telecom's cloud services Certified Strategic by DTA
The certification makes Macquarie the first company to have all its data centres and cloud services Certified Strategic under DTA's Certification Framework.
Thales launches CipherTrust Cloud Key Manager integration with AWS
Following an increased call for sovereign controls, the integration enables organisations to retain control of their encryption keys when migrating data to the AWS cloud.
SoftIron opens new Advanced Manufacturing Facility in Sydney
It will act as Australia’s first advanced manufacturing hub, producing ICT componentry for SoftIron’s HyperCloud Intelligent Cloud Fabric.
Macquarie DC highlights importance of data sovereignty and localisation
"Data centres play an important role in the management of trust around data, as part of a much larger ‘ecosystem of trust."
NEXTDC opens $1b+ next gen sovereign data centre in Sydney
Australian data centre as a service provider has officially opened S3, its largest Sydney development to date.
New Zealand cloud provider challenges Google's claims on data control for region
A Wellington cloud services provider says Google's claim it will offer New Zealanders complete control over their own data is not true.
Macquarie Telecom joins VMware's Sovereign Cloud initiative
Macquarie Telecom Group has become a member of the VMware Sovereign Cloud initiative, reflecting the company’s commitment to sovereign IT capability.
Brands must reclaim trust by empowering data ownership
According to Twilio's new State of Personalisation Report 2022, 62% of consumers expect personalisation from brands, and yet only 40% trust brands to use their data responsibly and keep it safe.
Why enterprise records management should be part of any digital transformation strategy
Modern organisations create and rely upon an enormous volume of content, and digital records make up a significant proportion of that content.
Macquarie opens Sydney facility to support Govt and economy
Macquarie Data Centres and Macquarie Government hosted Australia's Prime Minister to open the company’s Intellicentre 3 East hyperscale data centre.
Catalyst Cloud awarded NZ all-of-government contract
New Zealand cloud provider Catalyst Cloud has been awarded an All-of-Government Cloud Framework Agreement with Te Tari Taiwhenua Department of Internal Affairs.
Cloudera brings data protection capabilities to AU
Cloudera is bringing new data protection capabilities to customers in Australia with Cloudera Data Platform (CDP) Public Cloud Regional Control Plane.
VMware unveils innovations for its multi-cloud computing infrastructure
VMware has announced new advancements for VMware Cloud, the industry-first multi-cloud computing infrastructure.
Fortinet edges closer to opening Canberra's Federal Govt innovation centre
"The FGIIC supports local industry and provides rapid access to enterprise cybersecurity technologies so organisations can design, develop, and deliver innovative solutions for government and supporting industries.”
Trends to follow when dealing with NFTs, generative AI, sovereign cloud, data fabric and composable networks
Three overarching trends to drive organisations to explore emerging technologies such as non-fungible tokens (NFT), sovereign cloud, AI and composable networks.
Macquarie opens new high security data centre in Australia's capital
The Intellicentre 5 Bunker (IC5) is critical infrastructure designed to support Australia’s data sovereignty, national cyber security and digital skills development, according to a statement from Macquarie.
Macquarie launches IC5, new sovereign data centre worth $17m
Macquarie Data Centres and Macquarie Government are set to launch a new Government-certified, highly secure data centre facility in Canberra.
Interview: Why Acronis is building 111 micro data centres almost everywhere
We spoke to Acronis co-founder and technology president Stas Protassov to discuss these announcements.
Researchers to examine Māori perspectives on ethical data management
"We need a profoundly different approach to individual data rights and protection - one that recognises collective identities."
Catalyst Cloud brings open source-based web hosting to NZ
The platform, which utilises Catalyst Cloud’s hosting infrastructure and amazee.io’s open source hosting platform called Lagoon, based on Kubernetes.
16 reasons why you should move your backup to a NZ-hosted solution
It turns out that our own backyard has plenty of advantages over other international locations.
Dropbox champions ANZ data sovereignty with local service
Dropbox has launched its local hosting environment for Dropbox Business customers in Australia and New Zealand, providing more options for those customers to store their files onshore in Australia.