The New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards in May showcased the best that our country has to offer, with finalist Orion Health proving they are top of their game in the public health sector, not just here in New Zealand, but also in Australia, Canada and the UK.
This year marks the 21st anniversary of the Project Management Institute New Zealand (PMINZ) annual conference. It is a great opportunity to discover the latest trends and innovations within the project space and to find out what other companies are doing with their own projects. Networking with like-minded people and discovering organisations that can support and aid in the success of a project are huge benefits of the PMINZ conference.
Is there any way to stop this kind of hack if the attackers are determined enough? Possibly not, but when your whole business is built on online integrity it makes sense to try and protect it as carefully as possible.
The 2015 Hi-tech Awards saw many great companies shine through, with recognition deservedly placed on the country's top technology companies. Qual IT were proud to be a part of the awards, sponsoring the Best Technology Solution for the Public Sector category; a category that recognises the best for a vital industry. Read more about Business.govt.nz here.
Introducing testing principals even before a line of code had been developed gave national agricultural giant PGG Wrightson confidence that their Technical Field Representatives would be able to better service their customers, quite literally ‘out in the field’.
Request for proposals (RFP) remain at the heart of the modern tendering system for software products, and are often filled with stress for all parties. Many of us would prefer not to labour through these long, complicated and protracted experiences, but if anything they are becoming more important.
As you saw in our earlier posts we’ve been very proud to sponsor the Best Technology Solution for the Public Sector category at the recent Hi-Tech Awards. Foster Moore took home that award with their clever and innovative ‘Catalyst’ Registry product. We caught up with co-founder and Chief Executive Joel Foster to hear more about the company, their work in the public sector and take on the technology industry.
Armed with a clear and consistent RFP, customers can confidently invite vendors to show their wares. Enabling a consistent analysis of the proposals will be aided by including an independent audit.
We’re excited about the run up to the New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards ceremony on Friday 15 May.
The last few days has been dominated by the thrilling build up to the first Cricket World Cup semi-final between New Zealand and South Africa. For most of us, the game started while we were stuck at our desks so many people turned to streaming the game online through the Sky TV’s Sky Go service.