Digital Economy stories
How universities can compete in the future digital economy
Universities are increasingly deploying digital technologies to transform their business operations and deliver an enhanced multi-modal student experience.
Building an economy of the future with radical digital transformation
Winning in the digital economy requires a combination of technical understanding, pioneering leadership, and a sense of vision and determination to encourage innovation.
UK AI economy projected to reach £2.4 trillion by 2027: AiiA
The mapping released by AI Industry Analytics profiled 8,900 companies, 70 public corporations, 300 AI Hubs, 4,100 investors, and 280 government projects.
Atturra to acquire managed IT services provider Sabervox
Headquartered in Newcastle, Sabervox specialises in providing managed IT services and cloud subscriptions to mid-sized customers in regional NSW and beyond.
Three reasons why Asia-Pacific is winning the crypto race
As we traverse into the next chapter of the crypto narrative, the APAC region emerges prominently as a crucible of innovation, adaptation, and forward momentum.
Almost 10% of Australian jobs to be automated by 2027: ServiceNow
New research outlines how artificial intelligence will create a once-in-a-generation opportunity to upskill Aussie workers.
India's data centre industry takes on the challenge
It will come as no surprise that many of the largest companies in the world are waking up to the importance of working collaboratively to help India realize its full potential.
neutrality.one launches new ultra-low latency routes
These will serve the increasing demand for high-performance networking from algorithmic trading, cloud, banking, gaming and high-frequency trading verticals.
Paymentology and Mastercard partner to foster financial inclusion
The partnership will ensure a more robust financial ecosystem in Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador, by helping the population access the digital economy.
ST Telemedia announces 3rd data centre at One Bangkok
The new data centre aims to attract digital-focused businesses, boosting Thailand’s standing as the region’s digital hub.
5G Forum launches the Building 5G Eco-Prosperity Together initiative
At 5G Park held during the Forum, Huawei demonstrated real-time 3D production, new calling features, and other 5G innovations.
AGI announces first global edition of Netpreneur Masterclass
"The launch of our inaugural global Alibaba Netpreneur Masterclass is a reflection of our commitment to expanding our reach."
Marketers look to generative AI as customer expectations increase: Adobe
As demand increases, ANZ marketing professionals look to generative AI for assistance with the workload, creativity, and customer reach.
How CSPs can score big with digital offers that create unforgettable experiences
For CSPs, their opportunity to stand out in such a crowded field is through customer experiences that are immersive, intuitive, and compelling across audiences.
OECD adopts privacy safeguards while accessing personal data
The agreement is on approaches to safeguarding the privacy and other freedoms when accessing personal data for national security and law enforcement purposes.
Australian financial services delivery dips, says Forrester
Bendigo Bank, Macquarie Bank, and Suncorp are the only brands to provide good customer service this year, with the rest in the OK and poor categories.
ST Telemedia on track for its first data centre in Indonesia
The data centre campus will support up to 72MW of critical IT capacity, with STT Jakarta 1 supporting up to 19.5MW when fully operational in Q2 2023.
90% companies in APAC rate digital trust highly: DigiCert
In APAC, organisations and customers report digital trust as important due to the expanding threat landscape within the region.
Microsoft announces data centre academy in Singapore
At a Microsoft Innovators event, CEO Nadella met regional developers and business leaders and reinforced how Microsoft Cloud can help businesses grow in Asia.
SME digitisation to give NZ$8.5 billion economic boost: MYOB
The modelling showed for SMEs with low digitisation levels, digitising just one or two activities could provide a benefit-cost return of 2.4 - 3.1 to 1.
How to make your cybersecurity budget work harder
The digital economy is being disrupted by data, with an estimated 79 zettabytes of data created and consumed last year.
Gartner says 89% directors link growth with digital strategy
According to Gartner's survey findings, only 35% of board directors have achieved or are on track to achieving digital transformation goals.
Gartner forecasts worldwide IT spending to grow 5.1% in 2023
Despite economic headwinds, IT spending in Australia and New Zealand is forecast to grow 6% next year as organisations push ahead with digital initiatives.
Equinix invests in Indonesia with a $74m data centre
The centre will be strategically located near the largest internet exchanges to meet the country’s growing digital needs.