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Xero launches Apple Watch app
Posted on 24-Nov-2015 14:19Tags News, SaaS

Xero has released Xero for Apple Watch, a fast and convenient way for business owners to stay on top of their cash flow, with notifications and alerts when invoices have been paid. Comments (Comments)

Wave of new EMC offerings deliver cloud integration across the Data Centre
Posted on 23-Nov-2015 22:19Tags News, SaaS

Hybrid approach to data management automates primary storage and data protection to the cloud, from the cloud and in the cloud. Comments (Comments)

Spark Digital appointed to Telecommunications as a Service panel
Posted on 13-Nov-2015 14:40Tags News, SaaS

Spark Digital is one of New Zealand's largest ICT providers for New Zealand government agencies, and has today been successfully appointed to the Telecommunications as a Service (TaaS) panel in multiple categories of expertise. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand Government endorses Vodafone as an official supplier of telecommunications services
Posted on 13-Nov-2015 14:33Tags News, SaaS

Vodafone has won a significant endorsement from the New Zealand Government, now named an official supplier in telecommunications services. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand government to implement Telecommunications-as-a-service with Dimension Data help
Posted on 13-Nov-2015 14:04Tags News, SaaS

Dimension Data New Zealand has been selected for the all-of-government panel to deliver Telecommunications-as-a-Service (TaaS). Comments (Comments)

Microsoft announces plans to offer cloud services from the UK
Posted on 11-Nov-2015 11:11Tags News, SaaS

Microsoft Azure and Office 365 will be generally available from local UK-based data centers in late 2016 with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online following shortly thereafter. Comments (Comments)

YellowLabs launches free home maintenance app for Kiwis
Posted on 11-Nov-2015 10:40Tags News, SaaS

New Zealand homeowners now have a way to manage their most valuable asset and get the help they need to maintain it, with the launch of Yellow/home, the first mobile app from YellowLabs. Comments (Comments)

Fronde implements Google Search for Victoria University of Wellington
Posted on 23-Oct-2015 15:04Tags News, SaaS

Technology partner Fronde recommended Google Search Appliance (GSA) - an operating system which brings all of the Google search features to an organisation's digital records - to produce relevant results, rebuild trust and support the University's diverse user group. Comments (Comments)

Microsoft and Dell extend the power of hybrid cloud with new offerings
Posted on 23-Oct-2015 14:53Tags News, SaaS

A new, Microsoft Azure-consistent, integrated system for hybrid cloud and extended program offerings will help more customers benefit from Azure and Dell to drive greater agility and increased time to value, whether they choose on-premises or public cloud solutions. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand start-up Suitebox hits sweet spot with Oracle Cloud Platform
Posted on 21-Oct-2015 20:05Tags News, SaaS

Suitebox, a New Zealand video software startup combining virtual meetings with document collaboration, is using Oracle Cloud Platform and Infrastructure services as part of its plans to scale for global growth. Comments (Comments)

Unisys awarded contract for new hosted national automatic fire alarm system
Posted on 7-Oct-2015 09:48Tags News, SaaS

As-a-service IT delivery frees NZFS from IT responsibility to help agency personnel focus on quick and efficient response to emergencies. Comments (Comments)

Kiwi SaaS firm set to launch new mobile marketing platform in US
Posted on 2-Oct-2015 19:57Tags News, SaaS

Motim Technologies helps brands deliver mobile brand experiences that don't feel like intrusive advertising. Comments (Comments)

Intergen secures exclusive Tier 1 Microsoft CSP status
Posted on 2-Oct-2015 13:47Tags News, SaaS

Microsoft New Zealand has named technology company Intergen as a Tier 1 Cloud Solution Provider. Comments (Comments)

Spark testing new cloud-based email service for businesses
Posted on 29-Sep-2015 09:35Tags News, SaaS

Spark announced it has begun trials of a new email service, Spark Business Mail, with around 40 customers today and will officially launch the new email platform for small-to-medium businesses on 5 October. Comments (Comments)

Microsoft and Salesforce strengthen strategic partnership at Dreamforce 2015
Posted on 17-Sep-2015 09:44Tags News, SaaS

The two companies plan to deliver new solutions that integrate Salesforce with Skype for Business, OneNote, Delve and Windows 10 to empower companies to connect with their customers and collaborate more effectively. Comments (Comments)

Spark selected as key partner to redesign NZRB IT infrastructure
Posted on 14-Sep-2015 16:27Tags News, SaaS

Under the five-year deal, Spark Digital will also provide an outsourced IT solution that includes infrastructure, networking, cloud computing, security and IT service management. Comments (Comments)

Datagate Innovation appoints new CEO
Posted on 14-Sep-2015 16:18Tags News, SaaS

Enprise Group founder and software entrepreneur Mark Loveys has been appointed full time CEO of Datagate Innovation Ltd, an early-stage cloud software development company that provides online billing and reporting portals for businesses that bill according to subscription or usage. Comments (Comments)

Plunket steps into the cloud with new Health Record app
Posted on 9-Sep-2015 09:17Tags News, SaaS

New electronic Plunket Health Record (ePHR) app roll-out a "transformative moment" for Plunket, underpinned by modern, mobile Microsoft technology. Comments (Comments)

Zomato launches white label platform for restaurants
Posted on 7-Sep-2015 10:20Tags News, SaaS

Key feature is the ability for restaurants to launch custom-branded native mobile apps to help them connect with and engage their customers, and operate at internet scale. Comments (Comments)

IBM Extends Open Cloud initiatives
Posted on 27-Aug-2015 10:44Tags News, SaaS

Customers can now deploy and manage their applications on OpenStack-based private clouds from IBM Cloud data centers worldwide. Comments (Comments)

Fujitsu enables new hybrid cloud services in partnership with Microsoft
Posted on 19-Aug-2015 09:45Tags News, SaaS

Fujitsu has announced new Hybrid Cloud Services, offered in partnership with Microsoft, which will serve the growing number of New Zealand organisations seeking a flexible public and private cloud strategy.
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Syndex launches online trading platform
Posted on 11-Aug-2015 20:33Tags News, SaaS

Independent trading platform brings transparency and liquidity to direct investment industry. Comments (Comments)

New acquisition adds people and customers to CodeBlue's Wellington branch
Posted on 11-Aug-2015 20:29Tags News, SaaS

Codeblue has significantly extended Wellington-based customer numbers and on-the-ground engineering resources following the acquisition of Wellington-based IT services company XWL. Comments (Comments)

Small businesses targeted by Corporate Portal invoicing scam
Posted on 4-Aug-2015 09:47Tags News, SaaS

The Commerce Commission is warning New Zealand small business owners of an invoicing scam undertaken through the post by a German company which operates a website called Corporate Portal New Zealand. Comments (Comments)

Xero users get redesigned Android app (with video)
Posted on 4-Aug-2015 09:34Tags News, SaaS

With the release of Google's material design standards, Xero
s designers took the opportunity to revisit the entire Android approach and have developed a best-in-class app that will deliver a seamless user experience. Comments (Comments)

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