Latest New Zealand publications

Vocus data centre front door left broken for ‘six months’

Vocus has been left red-faced after a video showing a broken front door at one of its data centres went viral on Twitter Twitter user Liam Farr has embarrassed Oceanic data infrastructure firm Vocus after a video he posted on Twitter showed the security gate and front door at one of its NZ data centres could… Read More

Nokia partners with TeamTalk for critical communications in NZ

Nokia has announced a collaboration with TeamTalk, to improve critical communications and emergency services throughout New Zealand. The collaboration will encompass wireless technologies, the Internet of Things, emergency services, connected service vehicles, and private LTE solutions. The two companies will work together to build an IP/Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) radio service, employing Nokia’s backhaul network solution, to… Read More

New Zealand signs cloud agreement with Amazon Web Services

The government of New Zealand has entered into an agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS). Under the new agreement, all agencies of the New Zealand government are united as a single customer to simplify contractual processes for cloud migration. While agencies are not required to use AWS as a cloud provider, having an all-agency agreement… Read More

Lenovo launches data centre partner programme in Australia and New Zealand

Lenovo has launched a data center partner program for companies in Australia and New Zealand. The program, which rewards partner companies based on data center revenue and staff certifications, is available to companies in both regions immediately. The company also announced the Lenovo Solution Alliance Partner Program, which is a part of the larger Data Center Group… Read More

First ever drone pizza delivery takes place in New Zealand

Perhaps it’s one giant step for dronekind, or perhaps it’s a depressingly banal statement on what we now consider ‘technological progress’ after the glory decades of the space race; but for some reason drone-delivered pizza has entered cultural consciousness as a kind of milestone for UAVs in modern culture. On Wednesday this milestone was passed… Read More