SME / Small and Medium Enterprise stories - Page 2
Can SMEs run a hybrid work model securely in Aotearoa?
While the hybrid work model may have offered protection from COVID-19, have small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) remained as safe from outside threats?.
MYOB Kiwi business survey shocks with low confidence
The 2022 MYOB Business Monitor survey has found more than two thirds of SMEs are expecting the economy to decline in the next 12 months.
The rise of cybercrime - Over $300 million lost to scams last year
As remote work pushes more Australians online, the increase in cybercrime hits record-high rates, sparking significant concerns.
SMEs investing in digitisation, despite cost challenges
Since gaining incredible momentum over the past couple of years, digital transformation of business operations by local SMEs hasn't slowed down.
KPMG Australia appoints John Munnelly as Chief Digital Officer
Tech expert John Munnelly named KPMG's first Chief Digital Officer, to spearhead tech strategy.
Half of ANZ SMEs unable to secure adequate funding - report
Half of small and medium-sized enterprises in Australia and New Zealand struggle to secure funding, according to a report from Mambu.
Mambu report shows 68% of SMEs struggle to secure funding
Mambu has released a new report indicating that more than two-thirds of SMEs in Southeast Asia have struggled to secure funding in the last five years.
Smarter.ai has announced its £1 million pre-seed raise
The world’s first AI marketplace to help SMEs compete with Big Tech announces its pre-seed raise led by Fuel Ventures and Hambro Perks.
Foresite acquires Cyber Lantern to make SMBs less vulnerable to devastating breaches
Foresite Cybersecurity has announced the acquisition of Cyber Lantern into its security monitoring, management, and assessment solutions.
E-signature software use in small to medium businesses on the rise
According to new research, global e-signature software usage in small to medium businesses (SMEs) is set to grow by 30% over the next five years.
AI-driven cybersecurity company Cybots ANZ hires new direct sales channel manager
AI-driven cybersecurity company Cybots has announced the appointment of David Toniazzo as its new direct sales channel manager.
Sydney startup Metigy announces global expansion to assists SMEs with digital marketing
Sydney based AI marketing startup Metigy has expanded its reach to the USA and Singapore, as COVID-19 continues to drive SMEs to digital marketing globally.
Cybots launches AI-driven cybersecurity in ANZ region
Cybots, an AI-driven cybersecurity company, is entering the Australian and New Zealand market to help SMEs combat cyber crime.
Vodafone commits to SMEs, joins Digital Boost Alliance Aotearoa
Vodafone NZ joins Digital Boost Alliance Aotearoa to support SMEs with digital solutions, including its Vodafone One Business Mobile product.
Remote work leaving businesses exposed to cyber attack
Remote working is increasing cyber security risks for SMEs, with infrastructure left unmonitored and data vulnerable, according to ServerChoices research.
Cybercriminals exploiting SMEs as remote working continues
Industries need to ensure their infrastructure is regularly monitored and maintained to avoid being compromised by malicious actors.
Remote working causes significant cybersecurity risks for SMEs
Remote working is increasing cybersecurity risks for SMEs, leaving infrastructure unmonitored & business data vulnerable, says ServerChoice research.
WatchGuard brings new unified threat management appliances to SMEs
WatchGuard Technologies has launched its new Firebox M290, M390, M590, and M690 firewalls, offering increased security and performance for SMBs.
SMEs face growing security risks thanks to remote working
Remote working is increasing cybersecurity risks for SMEs, with infrastructure left unmonitored and business data vulnerable, says ServerChoice.
Xero launches new AI-powered forecasting and planning tools
The tools combine cash flow forecasting and advanced predictions, and are a ‘culmination of rigorous testing and development with the broader Xero community’.
New Zealand SMEs targeted in cyber attacks - study
Nearly a quarter of New Zealand small and medium-sized businesses have been victims of cyber attacks, with phishing attacks being the most common form.
SMEs feeling economic pinch turning to innovative tech platforms to save cash
SMEs turn to innovative tech platforms, like Rush, to save money on deliveries amid economic pressures, says managing director Mike Farquharson.
Old headaches return for SMEs as pandemic pressure subsides
Past business pressures are returning to small and medium sized enterprises as the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic begin to subside.
SMEs adapt to life after the COVID-19 outbreak, continue to explore new tech
Almost half of New Zealand SMEs have explored new technology to adapt to challenges this year, says MYOB report.