Jonathan Cotton

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Rave about the machine: Auckland to host AI conference

April 24, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Auckland has won the bid to host a top international artificial intelligence get-together in 2020... read more...
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This week in Kiwi telcos

April 20, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Sporty Spark also extends into infosec-as-a-service and ComCom lays charges against Vodafone - it's just another week in telco 2.0... read more...
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Is CRM the largest software market in the world?

April 17, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
According to Gartner it is, but it’s more about the rise of martech and CX than core CRM rollouts... read more...
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Youth in revolt: Google employees protest Pentagon drone work

April 12, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Brave stand or naive youth grandstanding? 3,000 Google employees say ‘no’ to military drone tech... read more...
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Tech and disruption lead agenda for 2018 CIO Summit

April 12, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Top international tech experts will descend on Auckland this June to show just how CIOs can drive digi-tech disruption... read more...
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The stalled Oracle DHB ERP project: Time to review the review?

April 11, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Yes, there’s a conflict of interest but no, nothing to see here, says Minister for Health David Clark... read more...
Sydney fish market IoT.2

IoT cleans up Sydney Fish Market (among other things)

April 11, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Clever tech is changing the way Australasia catches, monitors and markets its seafood... read more...

iPod laws in a smartphone world: Will we ever get copyright right?

April 5, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Innovation-unfriendly laws prevail as A/NZ lawmakers struggle to keep pace with technology... read more...
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New Canberra Azure regions target high-security and govt data

April 5, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
The MS megalith continues to spread its high-specced tentacles across Australia and the globe... read more...
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Championing the ‘why’: Securing business buy-in for change

April 4, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Cigna CIO says when the business understands the rationale behind strategic decisions, execution gets a whole lot easier... read more...
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In the realm of the sensors: Oil and gas industry gears up for transformation

March 28, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Data is the new Texas-tea as a conservative industry wakes up to the value of IoT... read more...
Boom times B2B payment industry

B2B fintech: The $216 trillion opportunity

March 28, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
In the latest from our ‘whoa-that’s-a-big-number’ dept, Juniper predicts boom times in burgeoning B2B payment industry... read more...
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Facebook and the age of data enlightenment

March 27, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
With #DeleteFacebook trending, the creepiness of the social giant’s data-enabled reach is beginning to hit home… read more...

Salesforce buys Mulesoft for US$6.5 billion

March 22, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
The CRM giant pays top dollar for the integration specialist in its bid to tempt new customers... read more...
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics

Microsoft dominates Gartner’s BI & Analytics list

March 21, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
MS continues to outperform BI peers with slick product, great iteration and an attractive price point... read more...
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MYOB frees the data with AI-powered advisory dashboard

March 21, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
As accountants and bookkeepers wade deeper into advisor territory, MYOB looks to advise the advisors with free data crunching tool... read more...

Space downunder the final frontier

March 20, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
The Southern skies are set to be busy as governments open space for business... read more...
Business Analyst Forum_Dan Thurston

Lather, rinse, repeat: Why design thinking is great for business

March 20, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Design thinking evangelical says that a human-centred approach is the key to lightning-speed iteration and ultimately wild business success... read more...
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Report: ERP implementations grow more popular, expensive and problematic

March 15, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
A new report finds that while ERP implementation numbers have surged since last year, customer expectations around costs, time and the overall human impact are way off... read more...
New approach tech_Deloittes

Reengineering tech: A new approach to IT delivery

March 15, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Deloitte offers big thinking for beleaguered CIOs looking to influence but feeling the weight of a raft of new responsibilities... read more...

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