Silicon Valley stories
Kiteworks launches new DRM technology for secure file sharing
Kiteworks introduces SafeEDIT, a next-gen digital rights management tech focusing on secure file sharing using video streaming.
Who the backers back: Why diversity in Australian VC funding portfolios should be made public
Diverse companies outperform less diverse peers, McKinsey report shows, prompting calls for Australian venture capital funds to publicly disclose diversity levels within their investment portfolios.
SEON appoints ex-Uber executive Björn Heckel as new CTO
Fraud prevention platform, SEON, recruits Björn Heckel, seasoned tech executive from Uber and Salesforce, as CTO to reinforce its commitment to fighting fraud and boosting enterprise solutions.
Equinix to deploy liquid cooling tech in over 100 global data centres
Equinix plans to extend liquid cooling technologies to over 100 of its global data centres to support high-performance workloads such as AI.
OpenUK report examines state of open source skills in the UK
OpenUK's 'Skills or Bust' report highlights potential for economic growth through open source skills in the UK.
Mapping the future of UK's digital economy at Parliament
UK industry leaders gathered at Parliament to strategise on the future of the digital economy, covering digital skills, diversity, and sustainability.
Data centre construction boom shifts focus to emerging markets
Data centre construction costs in emerging markets rise by as much as 22% according to Turner & Townsend's Data Centre Cost Index 2023.
Private Internet Access expands global server network to 91 countries
Private Internet Access (PIA) has expanded its global server network to 91 countries, strengthening its position in the cybersecurity sector.
Boomi unveils GenAI tool, Boomi GPT, simplifying automation
Boomi has introduced Boomi GPT, its first offering in the Boomi AI suite, promising streamlined integration and automation on the Boomi platform.
Let'sMOD’s platform brings generative AI into social gaming
Let’sMOD’s new offering uses quantum techniques, which are set to disrupt social gaming with generative microgame AI.
Orange group appoints Bruno Zerbib as CTIO
Orange group appoints Bruno Zerbib as Chief Technology & Innovation Officer, bringing his expertise in AI and network virtualization.
QuSecure appoints Lisa Hammitt as First Independent Director
QuSecure, a PQC cybersecurity software leader, appointed Lisa Hammitt as first independent director who will focus on quantum technology and cyber resilience.
Bluon appoints Adam Curry as senior vice president of software & data
Bluon promotes Adam Curry to SVP of software and data; he will oversee vision, structure and overall UI/UX of software product offerings for HVAC.
Proofpoint appoints Evan Dumas as vice president of the Southeast Asia & Korea region
Proofpoint appoints Evan Dumas as VP for Southeast Asia & Korea to lead the company's business growth in the region and cybersecurity solutions.
Aussie businesses warned of impending cyber attack amid international tensions
Australian businesses warned of impending cyber attack amid rising international tensions, following recent attack on News Corp. #Cybersecurity.
Silicon Valley to lose its tech centre crown to global cities
A new survey of tech industry leaders found the majority believe it is likely the Valley will be usurped within four years by other cities around the world.
CyrusOne invests in further Silicon Valley expansion
The company has announced it has purchased an additional 8 acres of land in Santa Clara, with plans to expand its presence.
Broadcom’s board of directors nab former Google Cloud COO
Broadcom appoints tech veteran Diane Bryant to board, boosting its IT and cloud expertise.
Sektor to take customers on a tour of the future
125 customers will be taken on a Silicon Valley study tour to hear from innovators, disruptors and leading thinkers to help inspire new solutions.
Silicon Valley connection key to Kiwi growth, says expert
Graeme Muller says that he has returned from the Bay Area with an understanding of just how valuable the Kiwi-Cali connection will be.
'Don't be like Silicon Valley': Kiwi SaaS firms encouraged to look after their own
New Zealand's tech sector gathers at the Southern SaaS event in Auckland to focus on achieving faster and smarter growth.
NZTech chief: Agritech could be a lifeline for exporters
NZTech's Muller in US, says agritech may be NZ's economic saviour.
NZ agritech innovators touch down in Silicon Valley
Thirty of New Zealand’s agritech innovators have finally landed in Silicon Valley this week as they get ready to put their innovations to the test.
Silicon Valley connection to boost NZ's agritech sector
An upcoming agritech conference in Silicon Valley may have a huge impact on New Zealand’s agritech sector, even from thousands of kilometres away.