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Girls at Wellington East gear up for the future of IT
Posted on 15-Dec-2014 15:43Tags News, Computing

Connaire McKeefry, a Wellington East Girls' College Year 12 student, is challenging her own stereotype. She is a bright, young women predisposed to studying law or commerce, but after a life changing school trip this year, she is now focussed on a future in ICT. Comments (Comments)

End of support for Windows Server 2003 approaching fast
Posted on 15-Dec-2014 11:17Tags News, Computing

With most server migration projects taking up to six months and now only seven months before end of support for Windows Server 2003, Microsoft is urging companies to plan for migration. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand Transport Agency selects Unisys to modernise crash analysis system
Posted on 10-Dec-2014 09:49Tags News, Computing

Unisys Corporation New Zealand has been selected by the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) as the prime system integrator to lead the modernisation of the national Crash Analysis System (CAS). Comments (Comments)

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment Selects Unisys to Modernise New Zealand's Tenancy Bond System
Posted on 5-Dec-2014 13:36Tags News, Computing

New fully integrated system will give greater choice of payment methods, allow easy review of tenancy bond histories, and interface with property management software. Comments (Comments)

MSA programme helping address New Zealand shortage of skilled IT professionals
Posted on 4-Dec-2014 21:41Tags News, Computing

Microsoft Student Accelerator programme gets into gear for summer; tertiary IT students rev up for 10 weeks of on-the-job training at leading Kiwi companies. Comments (Comments)

Kiwi software development community excited about Microsoft taking .NET open source
Posted on 28-Nov-2014 22:23Tags News, Computing

.NET server stack to be open source and cross-platform, plus new free Visual Studio offering and preview of next release developer tools for mobile and cloud-first app development. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand First Lego League Championships to happen in Auckland
Posted on 28-Nov-2014 13:31Tags News, Computing

On 29 of November ACG Strathallan Karaka will host the 6th Annual FIRST LEGO League New Zealand Championship. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand Jobs Expo landing in Australia to try and bring some talents to the country
Posted on 26-Nov-2014 11:33Tags News, Computing

Economic development agency Grow Wellington and the Institute of IT Professionals are heading to Sydney's New Zealand Jobs Expo to pitch Comments (Comments)

KuangChi Science to launch the 'Traveller' from New Zealand
Posted on 24-Nov-2014 20:58Tags News, Computing

KuangChi Science is collaborating with Airways New Zealand and Pengxin International to launch a "near space ship" called Traveller in New Zealand. Comments (Comments)

Coding kids win at 2014 Orion Health Codeworx
Posted on 18-Nov-2014 18:20Tags News, Computing

Several innovative high school students recently received awards in Codeworx, a coding competition organised by eHealth provider, Orion Health. Comments (Comments)

Microsoft takes .NET open source and cross-platform
Posted on 13-Nov-2014 08:59Tags News, Computing

Also announced new development capabilities with Visual Studio 2015, .NET 2015 and Visual Studio Online. Comments (Comments)

ADATA SP610 SSD review
Posted on 11-Nov-2014 19:06Tags Reviews, Computing

My week with The ADATA SP610: From Ho Hum to Oh Wow! Comments (Comments)

Seagate Kinetic Storage Solution slashes costs by removing server layers
Posted on 3-Nov-2014 22:27Tags News, Computing

Kinetic HDD is said to dramatically reduce total cost of ownership (TCO) by combining an open source object storage protocol with Ethernet connectivity to eliminate multiple layers of legacy software and hardware infrastructure. Comments (Comments)

Brother MFC-J5720DW review
Posted on 2-Nov-2014 16:24Tags Reviews, Computing, by M Freitas

The new Brother MFC-J5720DW multi function printer arrived here just in time for us to try something different: printing photos on canvas. Mind you this is not the only thing this multi-talented printer can do Comments (Comments)

Techvana team launches Computer Museum project
Posted on 31-Oct-2014 07:42Tags News, Computing

With the help of computing enthusiasts nation-wide, an Auckland couple is working to create New Zealand's first dedicated computer museum, using the equity crowd funding website PledgeMe. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand Tech Export grows to $8.3 billion
Posted on 23-Oct-2014 09:25Tags News, Computing

IT Services growth slowed for the $ 1.2 billion revenue TIN100 sector in 2014; but Software Development companies continued to grow strongly in most markets, increasing total revenue by 15%. Comments (Comments)

Intergen acquisition by ASX-listed Empired creates largest Australasian Microsoft services provider
Posted on 21-Oct-2014 10:45Tags News, Computing

The deal creates the largest Trans-Tasman Microsoft services provider with 825 staff across 15 Australasian locations and one North American office. Comments (Comments)

Acer introduces new Chromebook devices in New Zealand
Posted on 20-Oct-2014 19:21Tags News, Computing

Acer today announces the expansion of its Chrome OS range with the availability of the Chromebook 11 and Chromebox CX1. Comments (Comments)

Unisys awards NZTA and McDonald's New Zealand at client and partner event
Posted on 16-Oct-2014 20:36Tags News, Computing

Ten organizations recognized at Universe 2014 for innovations in applying modern technologies to mission critical challenges Comments (Comments)

Noel Leeming brings technology learning to Kiwi communities
Posted on 7-Oct-2014 11:54Tags News, Computing

The initiative's focal point is a high-tech vehicle that will travel throughout New Zealand over the next two years letting students, parents and teachers, senior citizens and community groups experience first hand some of the latest technology Comments (Comments)

HP to separate into two public companies
Posted on 6-Oct-2014 23:52Tags News, Computing

Company will split into Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and HP Inc. Comments (Comments)

Microsoft launches roadshow for medium-sized businesses
Posted on 6-Oct-2014 09:10Tags News, Computing

Six-city roadshow to show how technology can make the difference in driving business forward. Comments (Comments)

HP to deliver Big Data project for city of Auckland
Posted on 1-Oct-2014 11:15Tags News, Computing

The city of Auckland, New Zealand has selected HP Software to deliver a Big Data project designed to provide a safer community and more efficient roadways for its citizens. Comments (Comments)

Microsoft unveils Windows 10: yes the Start button is back
Posted on 1-Oct-2014 09:15Tags News, Computing

The company also introduced the Windows Insider Program, kicking off its largest-ever open collaborative development effort to change the way Windows is built and delivered to best meet the needs of customers. Comments (Comments)

Registrations for new .nz domain name space open today
Posted on 30-Sep-2014 09:24Tags News, Computing

Shorter, simpler, more representative names directly at .nz can now be registered - for example, anyname.nz. This is in addition to, for example, .co.nz, .org.nz, .maori.nz, etc. Comments (Comments)


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