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Cloud migration services market set to hit $55.55bn by 2032
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hybrid cloud
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digital transformation
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cloud services
The market forecast predicts the cloud migration services industry to soar from USD $12.03 billion in 2022 to USD $55.55 billion by 2032, a CAGR of 16.80%.
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Tangerine & More appoint Matt Conquest as joint CIO
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digital transformation
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cios
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telstra
Flourishing firms, Tangerine and More, deepen C-suite capacity with the appointment of digital transformation expert, Matt Conquest, as their new Chief Information Officer.
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The four business models for professional services firms and their benchmarks for success
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strategy
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capgemini
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rocket lab
Diving deep into what you should be measuring and what the benchmarks are, you’ll leave this article with a fresh new approach to the way you run your business.
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Grok Academy appoints Martha McKeen as Chief Strategy Officer
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edutech
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e-learning
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cybersecurity
Grok Academy names former Commonwealth Bank exec Martha McKeen as Chief Strategy Officer, bolstering efforts to address Australia's tech skills shortage through teacher resourcing and student engagement.
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SAP ANZ Partner Excellence Awards 2024 winners unveiled
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digital transformation
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accenture
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sydney
SAP Australia and New Zealand celebrate the year's top performers within its partner network through the annual SAP ANZ Partner Excellence Awards 2024.
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Syniti appoints Craig Ayers as new Chief People Officer
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hcm
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payroll systems
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recruitment
Enterprise data management leader Syniti hires co-founder of experience design consultancy Journey, Craig Ayers, as Chief People Officer to lead HR and nurture the firm's inclusive culture.
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Zally appoints tech veteran David Webb as Chairman ahead of launch
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cybersecurity
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fintech
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accenture
In a crucial pre-launch move, cybersecurity firm Zally has appointed David Webb, a respected industry veteran, as Chairman to bolster its market presence and hasten growth.
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SecurityBridge enjoyed exceptional growth over 2023
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cx
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martech
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cybersecurity
SecurityBridge, a global SAP security provider, experienced some remarkable growth in 2023, doubling its revenue.
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Justin Mowday named Accenture's New Zealand Managing Director
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accenture
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retail
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nz
Justin Mowday takes the reins as Accenture's Country Managing Director for New Zealand from March 1, 2024, bolstering the firm's executive committee.
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Dr Kevin Tham appointed first CISO at Australian fintech Rich Data Co
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fintech
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cybersecurity
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qantas
Dr Kevin Tham, a veteran in information security, becomes the first Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Australian fintech Rich Data Co to improve cyber security risk and resilience.
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IFS announces winners of 2023 Partner of the Year Awards
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partner programmes
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london
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ifs
IFS announces winners of its annual Partner of the Year Awards, honouring dedication and innovation among businesses globally, at a ceremony in London.
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eFlow Global reveals expansion plans to strengthen US presence
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compliance
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accenture
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financial institutions
Regtech firm eFlow Global announces plans for international expansion, strengthening its position in the US and increasing its already significant client base by 57% in the past year.
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Australian firms unprepared for astronomical change, reveals Accenture report
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ai
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climate change
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accenture
Despite over two-thirds of Australian business chiefs acknowledging technology and talent as main drivers of change, 62% of them admit to being unprepared for these changes by 2024, a rate higher than the global average, according to Accenture's annual report.
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Summer camp tackles Australia's tech skills shortage
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encryption
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hackers
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westpac
In a bid to bridge Australia's tech worker shortage, 160 students will participate in Grok Academy's summer computer science camp in Sydney and Melbourne.
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One NZ and SpaceX launch 'direct to cell' satellites for global coverage
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smartphones
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technology gifts
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satellite
One NZ, in cooperation with SpaceX, launched its first six 'direct to cell' satellites enabling expanded telecommunication coverage from 2024, and has joined a global alliance to offer reciprocal satellite roaming services.
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Accenture set to acquire Singapore's Jixie to boost marketing tech resources
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big data
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bi
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cx
Accenture set to strengthen marketing transformation capabilities by acquiring Singapore's Jixie, a tech firm primarily focused on Indonesian clientele.
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AI market study predicts shift in vendor dominance by 2024
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microsoft
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cloud services
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public cloud
Futurum Intelligence's AI enterprise survey predicts surprising power changes within AI deployment vendors, potentially deposing traditional IT suppliers by 2024.
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NVIDIA, OpenAI & Microsoft leading in generative AI market
Fri, 15th Dec 2023
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cloud services
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bi
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microsoft
Generative AI market dominated by NVIDIA, OpenAI, and Microsoft, according to a new report from IoT Analytics.
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Google Cloud & Accenture to launch generative AI centre with Gemini model
Thu, 14th Dec 2023
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cloud services
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document management
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ecm
Google Cloud and Accenture are launching an AI Centre of Excellence, powered by Google's advanced Gemini model.
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Paymentology appoints former Marqeta executive Jeff Parker as new CEO
Wed, 13th Dec 2023
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asia pacific
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apac
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accenture
Former Marqeta executive, Jeff Parker, has been appointed as the new CEO of global issuer-processor, Paymentology.
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TM Forum & Jio inaugurate first Innovation Hub in Mumbai
Tue, 5th Dec 2023
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cloud services
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public cloud
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ai
TM Forum and Jio unveil first Innovation Hub in Mumbai, set to expedite growth in the telecom and tech industry.
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Freshworks appoints Mika Yamamoto as Chief Customer & Marketing Officer
Fri, 1st Dec 2023
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digital transformation
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cx
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martech
Freshworks Inc. enlists former F5 executive, Mika Yamamoto, as Chief Customer and Marketing Officer.
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Amazon launches innovative new AI assistant: Amazon Q
Thu, 30th Nov 2023
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bi
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big data
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cloud services
Amazon unveils Amazon Q, an AI assistant designed to boost workplace efficiency, tapping into organisations' internal resources.
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Freshworks welcomes Mika Yamamoto as new Chief Customer & Marketing Officer
Wed, 29th Nov 2023
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bi
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big data
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digital transformation
Freshworks hires Mika Yamamoto, with an impressive 25-year track record, as its Chief Customer and Marketing Officer.