Latest New Zealand publications

AWS to Open New Zealand Region by 2024

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced plans to open a new availability region in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Known as AWS Asia Pacific (Auckland), this will be the first availability region in New Zealand. The AWS Auckland Region will consist of three Availability Zones (AZs) and will be owned and operated by a local AWS subsidiary… Read More

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