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Skills for Life initiative sparks renewed interest in vocational paths
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The nationwide initiative, Skills for Life, promotes technical qualifications, skills training and business growth via a dynamic mass-media campaign.
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Businesses battle inflation, delaying tech investments
Wed, 20th Dec 2023
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Inflation leads to Australian firms postponing tech investments as 90% grapple with deteriorating cash flows, says Endava study.
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The shifting security perimeter in higher education
Tue, 5th Dec 2023
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Shifting the security perimeter from places and platforms to people marks a significant evolution in strategy.
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Perfekt & BeyondTrust strengthen cybersecurity partnership in Australia
Tue, 28th Nov 2023
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Perfekt and BeyondTrust, top cybersecurity companies, strengthen their six-year strategic partnership in Australian market.
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UK academia divided over role & ethics of AI technologies
Tue, 14th Nov 2023
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A stark divide has emerged in UK universities surrounding the ethics and role of AI technologies in higher education settings.
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Glasgow Caledonian University employs CyberArk for identity security
Mon, 13th Nov 2023
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Glasgow Caledonian University teams up with CyberArk for robust identity security amid increased cyber attack risks.
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TechnologyOne marks era end for 'on-prem' in higher education sector
Mon, 30th Oct 2023
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TechnologyOne declares the end of the 'on-prem' era as all customers transition to SaaS, boosting productivity and staff retention in higher education.
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What should UK universities do to keep hold of their supercomputer brains?
Mon, 30th Oct 2023
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HPC staff working in research and education often possess a unique set of skills and experiences that make them highly sought after in the corporate world.
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Workday recognised again as Leader in Cloud HCM for 8th year
Tue, 24th Oct 2023
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Workday, Inc. holds its position as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud HCM for the eighth year in a row.
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Apptio and Protiviti partner to control cloud infrastructure spending
Mon, 9th Oct 2023
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Apptio partners with Protiviti Australia to help local enterprises control their cloud infrastructure spending amid economic challenges.
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Tech industry's skills gap & bias towards top universities limiting diversity
Fri, 6th Oct 2023
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A 'Diversity in Tech' report indicates a skills gap and bias towards top universities limits tech industry diversity.
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UK universities draw up guiding principles on AI literacy
Thu, 6th Jul 2023
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UK universities have announced they are drawing up a set of guiding principles to ensure that students and staff are AI literate.
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University of Tasmania joins Fortinet Academic Partner Program
Tue, 29th Nov 2022
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The University of Tasmania is the 498th education institution globally that has implemented the Fortinet Academic Partner Program, and the 16th in Australia.
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Skafold appoints Jacyl Shaw as Head of Development
Fri, 18th Nov 2022
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Skafold appoints Jacyl Shaw as Head of Development to guide its strategy and commitment to catalyzing global impact through innovation.
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The University of Melbourne implements data ecosystem with Talend
Tue, 16th Aug 2022
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Talend has announced that The University of Melbourne (UoM) has selected Talend Data Fabric for its cloud data platform.
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Atturra signs partnership to support ANZ higher education
Wed, 20th Apr 2022
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Atturra will partner with Berger-Levrault to support ANZ higher education institutions with schedule and campus management.
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Auckland ICT Graduate School adopts AWS programme
Wed, 7th Aug 2019
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Auckland ICT Graduate School has subscribed its entire class to Amazon Web Services in order to bridge the gap between graduates and the workforce.
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Aussie students want fully digitised university experience
Tue, 18th Jun 2019
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Aussie students want a total digital shift in education, with many finding current uni tech lacking.
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Students get chance to work with new game design engine
Wed, 24th May 2017
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YoYo Games marks 5th anniversary of GameMaker Studio with affordable bulk licenses for students and institutions. Budding designers rejoice!.
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New Student Management System helps NMIT serve students
Thu, 18th May 2017
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Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) has implemented a new digital student management system to better serve their students.
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Blackboard provides a roadmap to the cloud for higher education
Mon, 5th Sep 2016
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Blackboard has announced a transition plan at its recent Teaching and Learning Conference in Sydney to help institutions move to cloud-based services.
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New Kiwi website aimed to help school leavers
Mon, 4th Jul 2016
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New Zealand school leavers can now access a new website, SchoolLeaver.nz, to help them plan their future after high school.
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Exclusive: ALE outlines plans for ANZ as region becomes global growth engine
Tue, 10th May 2016
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Asia Pacific is set to become the growth engine for ALE, with ANZ leading the way, as local companies seize the opportunity to buy business outcomes.
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Top 10 strategic technologies in higher education
Thu, 25th Feb 2016
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Universities eye tech overhaul with Gartner's top 10 list, aiming to foster innovation and gain competitive edge in global education.