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Update from ITPNZ

Paul Matthews. 27 March 2020, 12:42 pm
Update from ITPNZ

Here's a quick weekly update from ITP CEO Paul Matthews.

Wow, what a difference a week can make.

This week: IT is listed as an essential service, but what does that mean? Free remote working webinar TODAY, IRD advice, Sharing your story, 123Tech goes fully digital and so much more.

So read up, rest up, and let's get through this together.

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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 27 March 2020, 12:27 pm

Here's this week's update from Techblog editor Paul Brislen

It's Day Two of lockdown here in New Zealand. So far so good.

And what are the silver linings?

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Bubble fun time

Sarah Putt. 26 March 2020, 11:07 am

Now that we are all in a bubble, how do we communicate and have some good old-fashioned fun with other bubbles?

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Level 4 is here - tech experts weigh in

Peter Griffin. 26 March 2020, 7:59 am

So we are now at Level-4, the vast majority of us are camped out in our makeshift home offices testing the limits of our broadband connections - and the family's patience.

What could possibly go wr…

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The luckier country

Paul Brislen. 25 March 2020, 10:28 am

The new norm will see massive numbers of staff working remotely for the first time since the introduction of the Ultra Fast Broadband (UFB) network, so how are we doing?

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Taking care of cybersecurity

Sarah Putt. 24 March 2020, 7:33 pm

As we prepare to go into lock-down to combat the spread of Covid-19 its timely to think about cybersecurity, and what attacks are being reported globally. As the World Economic Forum reminds us - cybe…

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Update from ITPNZ

Paul Matthews. 20 March 2020, 4:59 pm

Here's a quick weekly update from ITP CEO Paul Matthews.

This week: ITP and Umbrella launch the first of a series of free public webinars covering off how to be effective working remotely (includin…

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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 20 March 2020, 4:14 pm

Here's the weekly update from TechBlog Editor Paul Brislen

It's time to talk COVID and learnings. Good luck out there.

Also, what do you do when the cat changes her mind about likes and dislikes…

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Kiwis rate their digital skills

Sarah Putt. 19 March 2020, 5:25 pm

As we adapt to the many changes imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic in the coming weeks and months, it will be technology that will help pull us through. From being able to work remotely, through to enab…

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IBM’s Watson gets sentimental

Peter Griffin. 19 March 2020, 12:02 pm

IBM is making smart tools available on its Watson platform that can understand the sentiment in language and summarise large amounts of text.

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Video conferencing - a guide to etiquette

Paul Brislen. 18 March 2020, 5:10 am

For many of us, working from home is an unnatural state that will reduce is to quivering wrecks. Easy access to the fridge, a lack of company issued fruit and no commuting will drive us to distraction…

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