Stories by Hamish Barwick

IDC names Fortinet as global UTM market leader

Research firm IDC has ranked Fortinet as the overall leader of the unified threat management (UTM) market for 2006. The US-based company has a 14.4 percent share of the worldwide market over other vendors that include Check Point, Cisco and Sonicwall.

Boyd's new career cleared for take-off

Dan Boyd may not look familiar, though listeners of certain Wellington radio stations might remember his voice. The 28-year-old Belkin account manager spent eight years working as a radio announcer on ZM and More FM, as well as announcing at first division rugby games in Dunedin.

In Systems in plea for local resellers

Australian data security company In Systems is hoping to boost its local reseller numbers by working with large system integrators. Based in Melbourne, the company sells and supports Mu Security technology from the US.

Enprise opens Hamilton office after Waikato boom

Business software developer and integrator Enprise is expanding its local presence with a Hamilton office. CEO and co-founder Mark Loveys says the expansion follows strong sales of ERP applications, MYOB, Exonet and SAP Business One to Waikato businesses.