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New Mi store will open at Sylvia Park early November
Posted on 18-Oct-2018 07:15

New Zealand consumers are set to benefit with the arrival of one the world’s largest smartphone makers into this market....

Crucial launches P1 NVMe Solid State Drive
Posted on 17-Oct-2018 23:04

P1 NVMe SSD enables fast game loads and quick access to apps, files, and content....

Microsoft study shows New Zealand tops list of most-scammed countries
Posted on 16-Oct-2018 19:39

New Zealanders are the most likely people in the world to have experienced a tech support scam, according to a new study from Microsoft....

Nokia refreshes focus on New Zealand with new Wellington head office
Posted on 10-Oct-2018 19:30

Nokia has 90 years of local heritage through the historical presence of entities including Alcatel, Lucent Technologies, Siemens and Standard Cable and Telephone (STC)....

Symantec significantly expands cloud security portfolio
Posted on 10-Oct-2018 19:17

Integrated approach to cloud security, compliance and management delivers visibility and control to IaaS, PaaS and SaaS applications....

Nyriad and Datacom to develop GPU and Blockchain-based storage solution
Posted on 9-Oct-2018 10:50

Nyriad has signed an exclusive agreement with Datacom to develop and deploy a next-generation computational storage solution for secure, collaborative processing of data in the Australian market....

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YouTube has crashed.
Created by Coil, last reply by stinger on 17-Oct-2018 20:59 (25 replies)
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Government changes tack on online shopping GST to avoid price hikes
Created by tripp, last reply by trig42 on 19-Oct-2018 10:30 (47 replies)
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Price of Petrol
Created by Bluntj, last reply by MikeAqua on 18-Oct-2018 08:38 (206 replies)
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Gaming away from home
Created by networkn, last reply by TheoM on 17-Oct-2018 21:00 (17 replies)
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2degrees wifi calling issues
Created by dfnt, last reply by dfnt on 17-Oct-2018 15:28 (45 replies)
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Mazda Atenza vs Mazda Axela
Created by Sarmed, last reply by jonathan18 on 17-Oct-2018 13:19 (14 replies)

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Strange Availability behaviour - Fixed Broadband
Created by graham007, last reply by quickymart on 18-Oct-2018 21:02 (12 replies)

HPE ProLiant ML110 review
Posted on 27-Sep-2018 13:11

While there is a business case for cloud-based services, there are also cases where a local server is either a requirement or the best solution - including being part of a hybrid cloud design. Your organisation might be looking for a solution that's supported by existing channels, something that doesn't need a hands-on approach. Or it may be that connectivity is at a premium and cloud-based services won't work well for some locations. The Intel Xeon Scalable processor-powered HPE ProLiant ML110 Gen10, paired with ClearOS is a solution for these cases....

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New Zealand Dialing validation regex
Posted by BarTender on 10-Sep-2018 16:10
Was doing some work with the NZ Dialing plan and needed to write some regex to validate NZ numbers. This is what I ended up with ^0[34679][\d]{7}$|^020[1-6][\d]{6,7}$|^0210[03-7][\d]{5}$|^021[12][\d]{6}$|021[3-9][\d]{5}$|^02[279][\d]{7}$|^028[\d]{6,8}$ Local area codes 03,04,06,07,09 are all 8 ...
I've been a fan of Polycom IP phones for many years, but haven't used these for deployments for many years in part due to the price of the hardware in New Zealand compared to other brands of phones. Recently I decided to pull out my IP335 to make some configuration changes and picked up a new VVX410...
Cloud services = bad for business
Posted by nunz on 28-Jul-2018 14:05
Looking back at some old blog posts I find myself revisiting some of the things I said about cloud services being dangerous or potentially bad for business. A few years later I am more convinced of this than ever. Here is why: When I talk about cloud services in this article I am generally looking ...
D-Link OMNA 180 HD CAM and Apple Homekit
Posted by antoniosk on 19-Jul-2018 16:42
Home automation, the integrated house, control at your fingertips. In any modern house, you will find a plethora of ‘things' that can be turned on and off, adjusted, set to a timer or other setting, or even to simulate a pattern. The first and second generation families of these concepts ̵...
Introduction I've been using social media since long before we called it that. As a totally blind kid who pestered his older siblings to read as much of the newspaper to him as they could stand, I'll never forget the sense of empowerment I felt when, as a teenager over 30 years ago, I logged into t...
The previously mentioned Croit CEPH Cluster has been running well for a few weeks now, with a couple of issues found and addressed with help from Croit. Things we've learnt: Storage nodes really need 8GB of RAM. A monitor node can be an old laptop with 100mbp/s NIC as long as the CPU is 64bit...
Akamai IP Reputation Filter
Posted by BarTender on 31-May-2018 11:53
So today I had an interesting issue where I was unable to access a web site from a customers internet connection. It seems that Akamai IP Reputation Filter has for some reason decided that the reputation of this IP address has some random issue that will prevent me from accessing their web site. T...

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Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro
Created by Krishant007, last reply by mahdibassam on 19-Oct-2018 13:07 (26 replies)
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Wellington is practically cut off, Labour Weekend Friday
Created by DarthKermit, last reply by MikeB4 on 19-Oct-2018 13:06 (6 replies)

Noel Leemings being dodgy with Labour sale?
Created by tripp, last reply by amiga500 on 19-Oct-2018 13:04 (9 replies)

Vodafone HFC Broadband Connection at Pegasus town Canterbury
Created by Andygl, last reply by darkasdes2 on 19-Oct-2018 13:04 (20 replies)
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Small-batch plastic forming (or maybe 3d printing)
Created by chevrolux, last reply by msreef on 19-Oct-2018 12:55 (13 replies)

Lime scooters
Created by blackjack17, last reply by MikeAqua on 19-Oct-2018 12:52 (45 replies)
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New office printer contract. Who is good?
Created by lomenak, last reply by BlueShift on 19-Oct-2018 12:43 (10 replies)

Sony A8F x90F and LG C8 Pricing
Created by tequila, last reply by Jizah on 19-Oct-2018 12:29 (99 replies)
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Looking to get a mitre saw + stand - recommendations
Created by msreef, last reply by MikeAqua on 19-Oct-2018 12:26 (35 replies)
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SIMs for RBI
Created by tanihera, last reply by tanihera on 19-Oct-2018 12:23 (7 replies)

New Mi store will open at Sylvia Park early November
Created by freitasm, last reply by msreef on 19-Oct-2018 11:51 (23 replies)
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WTB- Cheap phone or cordless phone for landline
Created by geekbhaji, last reply by Rickles on 19-Oct-2018 11:43 (4 replies)

Put 2degrees Broadband on hold?
Created by solutionz, last reply by solutionz on 19-Oct-2018 11:42 (11 replies)

Pokemon Go - Who's playing it?
Created by BlueShift, last reply by littleheaven on 19-Oct-2018 11:39 (1169 replies)
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FS: iPhone X, 64GB Space Grey, Excellent Condition – includes Apple Leather Case and Apple Silicone Case
Created by Benjip, last reply by Benjip on 19-Oct-2018 11:37

FS Sony WH-1000XM2 - Sold.
Created by networkn, last reply by networkn on 19-Oct-2018 11:35 (5 replies)

Sony WH-1000XM3B Wireless Headphones $460 @ Noel Leeming (20-30% off TV and Audio until Oct 2nd)
Created by WolfChop, last reply by Tzoi on 19-Oct-2018 11:30 (74 replies)
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Warehouse Veon 65" 4K UHD HD LED TV $899 Free Delivery
Created by maxeon, last reply by maoriboy on 19-Oct-2018 11:03 (1 reply)

New Carry on Luggage Recommendation
Created by networkn, last reply by MikeAqua on 19-Oct-2018 10:47 (64 replies)
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Government changes tack on online shopping GST to avoid price hikes
Created by tripp, last reply by trig42 on 19-Oct-2018 10:30 (47 replies)
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