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Microsoft
ACC to migrate operations to Microsoft Azure; signs on as NZ data centre region customer
October 2021
“I want to congratulate ACC on leading the way in cloud and AI to help all New Zealanders stay safe and healthy," says Microsoft's Vanessa Sorenson.
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Payment gateways
Inland Revenue & ACC to stop accepting cheques from March 2020
September 2019
Inland Revenue received more than 430,000 cheque payments in the last financial year, but the amount of cheque payments has been dropping around 20% each year, according to the firm.
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Digital Transformation
ACC automates claims process for straightforward injuries
August 2018
ACC is implementing a new claims process that it believes will speed up responses to straightforward accident-based claims.
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Data
What is your data used for? Gaining trust with a Data Dial
October 2017
New Zealanders want to know in clear terms what information about them is being collected, how it will be used.
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IT Automation
ACC’s computer-aided decision-making questioned by Otago experts
September 2017
"We are calling for ACC to provide a public account of how it uses its predictive tool, so as to maintain the integrity of its decision-making.”
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Hitachi Data Systems
Hitachi powers cloud consolidation across two NZ data centers
July 2016
Hitachi Data Systems has helped a NZ govt organization to move to the cloud, consolidating its storage environment across two data centers.
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Digital Transformation
ACC gears up to launch business transformation programme
March 2016
The transformation programme follows feedback from 5,500 NZers and ACC staff who wanted to see ACC be more responsive and transparent.
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Government
The double-edged sword of more secure government. Mate.
February 2013
What have we learned from the ACC privacy breach and the WINZ security fiasco?
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Cloud
Online with ACC
February 2011
All your accident compensation queries can be answered with the help of ACC's website.
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Cloud
Free business information and training at your fingertips
February 2011
Whether you need help on starting up, managing, growing or exiting a business, a website run by the Ministry of Economic Development has the answers.
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Cloud
Attractions up north
February 2010
Mark Smith, CEO of Whangarei-based Magnetism Software Solutions, tells The Channel about its growth as a supplier of business software solutions.
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Cloud
Encourage productivity – get active!
June 2008
There are a couple of things about being safe and comfortable at the office that not a lot of people consider.