Tag: cloud transformation
A track record of enabling digital transformation and a deep experience of Microsoft’s productivity and collaboration applications will underpin a new Modern Workplace practice at digital workspace specialist, Deptive.
Some businesses struggled through the many challenges wrought by Covid-19 – and who can blame them? Here, Megaport Vice President APAC Josh Munro explains how the Australian headquartered tech company found they’d been built for a crisis like this all along – and were ready to service their clients better and faster, as a result.
Gamify your operations to instantly convert, or let your audience come to you? The new issues of digital transformation on the business agenda.
An ‘anywhere, anytime, on any device’ approach could be the ideal way to build – and protect - employee confidence. Here are the key insights from global research in the face of COVID-19.
What happens when business change initiatives don't take off as we aim? Experts say it's seldom about technology. More often, it’s because people didn’t change with technology.
As we enter a new pandemic lockdown many New Zealand businesses embrace their entrepreneurial spirit to launch new services and turn to those they implemented during past lockdowns.
In ten years’ time, the world will look radically different as the use of automated robots picks up, predicts Aucklander David Inggs, CEO and co-founder of Rocos, a cloud operations platform that allows people to control autonomous fleets of robots from anywhere in the world.
Tech can help us save the planet and rethink our future. We asked five kiwi innovators what they’re doing.
From space explorations to genetic engineering, personal computing to digital media, there’s no doubt that tech revolutions have very real – sometimes massive – social impacts.
How can we move faster, save money, take away the pain of timely legacy IT? ClearPoint was helped some leading kiwi companies Fonterra and the Warehouse up the ante on process. Hamish Webber sits down with Rob Cleghorn, ClearPoint's head engineer, to talk about the continuous automation, engingeering, and culture journey that is DevOps. Get insight into what it means, and why it's best to start with the low hanging fruits first.
Watch the video and get a taste of everything that was shared during the Digital Changemakers event in partnership with Vodafone New Zealand, Microsoft and TEDxAuckland back in December.
Aben Samuel is a manager at consultancy firm and Microsoft Partner, Fusion5. He speaks with Umbrellar's Head of Cloud, Dave Howden, on all things cloud transformation, including changing customer requirements, security, Microsoft 365, dynamics and the entire cloud stack. How have needs of the cloud changed, from add-on services to foundational business scaffolding? These two experts share their insights.
Evidence-based HealthTech is the approach of the future, but are New Zealand companies keeping up? Listen to Dave and Murray Polson (Managing Director at Erudite Group) chat about's behind a passionate health technologist and what's next for health digitisation and modernisation. Erudite’s HealthTech approach is heavily rooted in epidemiology: the study of how health exists within specific communities.
With 183 servers, and more than 120 terabytes of data from three different data centres, supporting 20 applications, including essential legacy software described as the crown jewels of the New Zealand dairy industry, Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) needed state of the art providers to host and manage its IT systems.
Digital change advisor and investor, Lauren Salisbury, talks to Umbrellar's Julie Cooper, about the right way up, industry patterns, the love of IoT, community and more. A digital change deep dive not to be missed.
Join Blair Scott and Paul Knox as they talk to Dave Howden about the changes Walkerscott have seen since their inception: IOT and the collection of future looking data, getting your organizational data in order, and the buzz around bees.
As 2018 draws to a close, our team came together to celebrate our year of success. Here are some snippets of feedback from our key Team Leaders, as they reviewed Umbrellar's challenges and progress to date, and reflected on what's to come for 2019.
Umbrellar's leadership team share the story behind our transformation, and how in collaboration with Microsoft how we first brought hyperscale cloud to New Zealand
For those immersed in the dynamic and ever-evolving world of business IT, there is often precious little time to stop and consider just how fast and comprehensively the business world has changed over the last decade because of the cloud, and what that might mean for the next decade.
Cloud Computing has been an ever-present buzzword for about the last decade, and the growth of hyper-scale cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Service (AWS) and Microsoft Azure have revolutionised Public Cloud standards. In fact, a new IBM study of more than 3,000 global CIOs shows that 60 percent of organisations see embracing cloud computing as a major component of growing their businesses as well as achieving and maintaining competitive advantage.
Umbrellar's Azure Technical Specialist, Jan, takes us through getting started with the Umbrellar Cloud and provisioning your first Azure resource.