Monday, May 16, 2022

Reports

Ransomware hit 80% of Australian organisations

Sophos, today released its annual survey and review of real-world ransomware experiences in the State of Ransomware 2022. The report shows that 80% of Australian organisations surveyed were hit with ransomware in 2021, up from 45% in 2020. The average...

88% of Aussie Business Leaders Believe Bots Make Better Decisions than People

Sustainability and social decisions better left to the bots Aussie business leaders believeAustralians are demanding more progress on corporate sustainability and social responsibility from businesses, but not all business leaders are confident in the ability of their people to make the right call on...

IBM forecasts upbeat 2022 revenue on cloud strength

Cloud revenue jumped 14 percent to US$5 billion during the reported quarter. Beating estimates of $13.85 billion according to Refinitiv dataIBM expects to hit the top end of its revenue growth forecast for 2022, the company said on Tuesday,...

F5 Report: Trade-offs to Accelerate A/NZ Digital Transformation

F5 (NASDAQ: FFIV) today announced the findings of its 2022 State of Application Strategy Report. Now in its eighth iteration, this year’s report shows the challenges Australian and New Zealand organisations face as they transform IT infrastructures to deliver and...

Twitter Reveals 63% Of Young Australian’s Say Politician’s Online Actions Will Influence Their Vote 

80% would be turned off voting for a politician that spread mis or disinformation onlineNew research from Twitter Australia reveals that a politician’s online actions and behaviour are extremely important to young Australians aged 18 to 24, with 63% saying...

Ransomware Payments Hit New Records in 2021 as Dark Web Leaks Climbed

According to New Report from Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 Average ransom demand rose 144% to $2.2 million.Australia Highlights: Australia ranks #1 in Asia Pacific for most ransomware attacks, and #7 globally2021 saw a 642% increase in dark web leaks...

Cloud and cybersecurity skills projected top two most demanded digital skills by 2025

80% of organisations that invested in digital skills training saw increased revenue, 83% saw improved employee productivity, and 84% reported higher employee retentionToday, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company, released findings from a new research report showing that...

More than three quarters of ASX 200 companies are failing to properly block fraudulent emails

Australian organisations lag global counterparts in basic email protectionProofpoint, Inc a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, has found that more than three quarters of ASX 200 companies are subjecting their customers, partners, and employees to higher risks of email fraud.The new research revealed today found that 78% of...

New findings show CFOs look to automation to improve team satisfaction, not to replace them

An overwhelming 89% of Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) are increasingly looking to automate their back-office to engage their employees, not to replace them, according to a new research report by Australia’s first all-in-one expense management platform DiviPay. Published as...

Australian govt agencies, banks and insurers impeded by data decision gap

New research unveiled today by Quantexa reveals only four per cent of Australian government agencies have a complete single view of citizen data, while 36 per cent rely on outdated data management processes that hinder governments from automating decision making.The independent Data...

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The New DJI MATRICE 30 – A Mighty, Versatile, Transportable Commercial Drone

The new DJI Matrice 30 is DJI Enterprise’s flagship drone, that fits in a backpack. It integrates multiple high-performance sensors into...