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  • Why partners must widen the security net to safeguard customers

    Why partners must widen the security net to safeguard customers

    Hackers are squeezing through the smallest of security vulnerabilities to cause maximum damage, creating increased levels of customer concern across Australia. This exclusive ARN Elevate cut through complexity to provide a framework to combat far-reaching and wide-ranging security threats, offering insight into the opportunities ahead in 2018.

    Why partners must widen the security net to safeguard customers
  • Sizing up the security spectrum - Where's the channel sweet spot?

    Sizing up the security spectrum - Where's the channel sweet spot?

    From new extortion schemes, outside threats and rising cyber attacks, the art of securing the enterprise has seldom been so complex or challenging. Yet amidst the sensationalism, media headlines and ongoing high profile breaches, confusion floods the channel, as partners seek strategic methods to combat rising sophistication from attackers. So when sizing up the security spectrum, where’s the channel sweet spot in Australia? This roundtable was sponsored by Cylance, F5, FireEye, Kaspersky, RSA and Sophos. Photos by Maria Stefina.

    Sizing up the security spectrum - Where's the channel sweet spot?
  • Sophos sets the security scene with The Man from Sophos 2 partner conference

    Sophos sets the security scene with The Man from Sophos 2 partner conference

    The second of running of Sophos' Man From Sophos partner conference saw more than 300 attendees across Sydney and Melbourne. In each city, a strong keynote was followed by two breakout sessions designed specifically for sales and technical staff, finishing up with partner networking.

    Sophos sets the security scene with The Man from Sophos 2 partner conference
  • 2016 ARN ICT Industry Awards - Meet the finalists...

    2016 ARN ICT Industry Awards - Meet the finalists...

    ARN is proud to announce the finalists for the 2016 ARN ICT Industry Awards, celebrating the success of vendors, distributors and partners during the previous 12 months, while also acknowledging outstanding individuals and their achievements. With the celebration dinner set for September 15 in Sydney, here's a full rundown of the finalists...

    2016 ARN ICT Industry Awards - Meet the finalists...
  • IN PICTURES: Connect Expo Melbourne 2016 Part 2 (+21 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Connect Expo Melbourne 2016 Part 2 (+21 photos)

    The Melbourne Exhibition Centre played host to the Connect Expo 2016 where vendors and integrations from around the country gathered to show of the best in connected technology from IoT sensors to drones and robotics. Photos by Chris Player who travelled to the event as a guest of Intel.

    IN PICTURES: Connect Expo Melbourne 2016 Part 2 (+21 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Distribution Central over the years - a tribute (+70 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Distribution Central over the years - a tribute (+70 photos)

    The Distribution Central history goes back to when it was founded in 1992 as Firewall Systems, an IT security services provider. The company was acquired by Scott Frew and Nick Verykios in 2004, with Frew founding LAN Systems - now Westcon-Comstor - and both founding 1World Systems and Micro Networks. ​​This slideshow pays tribute to DC over the years, its co-founders, and the people that have graced both it and Frew and Verykios' associated companies. So here's some some DC party meltdowns plus plenty of history.

    IN PICTURES: Distribution Central over the years - a tribute (+70 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: NSW ICT Summit

    IN PICTURES: NSW ICT Summit

    Staples Technology Solutions, in partnership with Microsoft, Nimble Storage, MOQ Digital, Avnet and Sophos, recently hosted the NSW ICT Summit in Sydney. Held at the Opera House, the event attracted delegates from NSW business, education institutions and government – including Toll, Reddam House, NSW Business Chamber, Diageo and AMP. The theme was Disruptive Infrastructure and Process Innovation and content covered asset management and EMS, process innovation with core business applications, disruptive datacentres and end-user compute. Sessions were presented by Staples Technology Solutions, Microsoft, Nimble Storage, MOQ Digital, Avnet and Sophos.

    IN PICTURES: NSW ICT Summit
  • IN PICTURES: AWS re:Invent Central Part 1 (+31 photos)

    IN PICTURES: AWS re:Invent Central Part 1 (+31 photos)

    When AWS re:Invent Central opened at 5pm there was no shortage of attendees keen to check out the offerings from AWS technology and consulting partner. sAttendees enjoyed drinks and nibbles while taking in the vast array of offerings from the hundreds of vendors on show. Photos by Chris Player, who attended AWS re:Invent 2015 as a guest of Amazon Web Services.

    IN PICTURES: AWS re:Invent Central Part 1 (+31 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Sophos global partner connections conference APAC 2015

    IN PICTURES: Sophos global partner connections conference APAC 2015

    The Westin Resort in Bali played host to Sophos' regional partner event that featured a casino theme for 2015. Partners got the chance to hear from the Sophos team about product development and rub shoulders with senior management.

    IN PICTURES: Sophos global partner connections conference APAC 2015