Displaying items by tag: COVID 19 pandemic

Technology firm Ento launches VaxTrack, a COVID-19 vaccination tracking feature for its workforce management platform.

Published in Business Software

Western Australian managed IT services consulting company Netlink has rebranded its business with help from digital agency PWD.

Published in Market

Australian-listed biotechnology company Medlab Clinical has selected Microsoft Dynamics 365 Remote Assist on HoloLens 2 to support its critical work underway, including on the pandemic, in its specialist laboratories.

Published in Deals

Sales practices in Australia’s domestic travel sector, competition in aviation and the conduct of some caravan manufacturers - along with sales issues with digital platforms, energy and telecommunications and other business and industry sectors - have been laid out by Australia’s competition and consumer watchdog, the ACCC, in its compliance and enforcement priorities for 2021.

Published in Technology Regulation

The majority of Australians now have a preference for digital engagement with government, and for that engagement to be tailored to them, according to a new report which also found that almost nine in every 10 Australians looked for government services online in 2020 and that Australians aged 15-and-over transacted with government on average more than once a week. 

Published in Government Tech

The number of mobile video calling services reached 1.8 billion globally in 2020, rising from 1.2 billion in 2019, according to a new study from Juniper Research.

Published in Mobility

Many Australian businesses believe COVID-19 has presented them with an opportunity to innovate, according to new research by Microsoft which found that for the majority of organisation surveyed, the pandemic accelerated digital transformation and the digitisation of customer and supply chain interactions.

Published in Market

Australian-listed travel agency the Flight Centre Travel Group has leveraged the K2 cloud solution from global process management and automation vendor Nintex to help improve its operational efficiencies and digitally transform its customer experience.

Published in Deals
Wednesday, 06 January 2021 02:31

Productivity takes a hit for home workers

Working from home has come at a cost to their productivity for some home workers, with a new survey finding that 48% of respondents reporting their work productivity decreasing.

Published in Home Tech

Average petrol prices rose in the September quarter 2020 after a record low earlier in the year, but still remain well below the 15-year real average of 151.6 cents per litre (cpl), according to a new report from the competition watchdog, the ACCC.

Published in Market

There has been a marked reduction in the level of fraud experienced by its merchant customers, according to the Commonwealth Bank, but despite the drop the bank has warned that small businesses must remain extra vigilant over the festive season.

Published in Security

Consumer complaints to Australia’s telcos increased by 7.8 complaints per 10,000 Services- in Operation (SIOs) for three months of the July-September 2020 quarter, an increase over the previous quarter’s ratio of 7.4.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

The number of higher speed broadband services in Australia has exceeded 5 million for the first time, jumping from 4.9 million to over 5.2 million last quarter, according to a new report from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

Published in Telecoms & NBN

Jobs board and employment marketplace provider SEEK is using cloud services video provider Brightcove's video technology in a move designed to build a stronger brand and create a “more human connection” between job seekers and organisations.

Published in Recruitment

The impact of the COVID 19 pandemic has resulted in just over half, or 51% of professionals who have been working remotely, not yet feeling safe and happy to return to their co-located workplace, according to a new survey.

Published in Health

Organisations are accelerating transformational technology programs during the global COVID-19 pandemic, with many shifting their digital transformation programs into high gear and on a path to accomplish in a few months what would normally have taken them years, according to new reseach.

Published in Health

Australian data centre infrastructure spending is forecast to return to growth of 6.5% in 2021, despite an estimated decline of 10.4% for this year due to restricted cash flow during the pandemic.

Published in Data Centres

Only 56% of Victorians have the COVIDSafe ‘tracking app’ on their phone more than five months after the app was launched by the Federal Government in late April and as the State continues in lockdown with stage 4 restrictions.

Published in Apps

Smart home devices and their apps represent a major weak link in the corporate cyber security chain as the lines between work and home life increasingly blur, according to one security firm that conducted a survey revealing 36% of Australian workers use personal devices to access corporate data – often via services and applications hosted in the cloud.

Published in Security

Demand for smartphones in Australia has declined marginally due to the economic toll of the COVID-19 pandemic and handset supply delays, with a 5% drop in sales of the phones in the first half of this year.

Published in Market
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