From buying out a business unit to building a business, Vertech IT Services' managing director discusses the good and the bad along the journey to making his company what it is today.
Stories by Leon Spencer
Compliance and security are two of the most prominent issues among managed service providers (MSPs) and their customers, according to new research.
APAC revenues from cloud infrastructure services reached almost US$17 billion in the the three months ending 31 December 2021.
Eroad has renewed its partnership with integrated services company Downer EDI, with its largest New Zealand enterprise customer contract now set to extend through to December 2025.
As winner of the Women in ICT Awards (WIICTA) Technical (Partner / Telco) award in 2021, Celia Voysey is known for pioneering and defining cloud best practice for the customers of her previous employer, Intergen, through the continuous creation of centres of excellence and knowledge hubs to enhance up-skilling and optimisation levels.
The revenue contribution from the Exeed business was A$144.9 million ($155.5 million) in New Zealand and A$38.2 million ($41 million) in Australia.
Illumio is ramping up its focus on the small- to medium-sized business (SMB) market with the launch of its new partner program for managed services providers (MSPs).
Winner of the Women in ICT Awards (WIICTA) Innovation award in 2021, Anne Taylor has spearheaded efforts to weave te reo Māori into the technology used by thousands of Kiwis on a daily basis, aligned to the goal of ensuring the language has a strong future with higher fluency rates.
Hitachi Vantara has promoted its former Australia and New Zealand boss, Adrian Johnson, to Asia Pacific vice president and general manager of its Digital Infrastructure Business Unit.
As winner of the Women in ICT Awards (WIICTA) Rising Star (Telco) award in 2021, Emily Ng has assumed lead roles in high-profile initiatives such as the virtual Evolved Packet Core (EPC) deployment, which allowed Vodafone to migrate services from legacy platforms to fully virtualised solutions.
Vodafone New Zealand has opened up the use of fibre optic cable-based vibration sensor technology to third parties as it extends the service to Wellington.
IBM managed infrastructure services spin-off Kyndryl has tapped former IBM talent Audrey Campbell-Frear as its new managing director for New Zealand.
New Zealand's competition regulator has joined its counterparts in other ‘Five Eyes’ countries to clamp down on supply chain collusion in the wake of COVID-19.
The doors have opened for Kiwi tech businesses to apply for one or more of 600 border exceptions pledge by the government through IT industry groups NZTech or IT Professionals.
Ingram Micro Cloud has completed a successful integration of Microsoft’s updated new commerce experience billing options into its marketplace.