SMB / Small Business stories
Xero & Sumday partnership empowers global carbon accounting
Xero teams up with Sumday to enable accountants to manage carbon accounting for their clients, advancing the journey towards net-zero emissions for small businesses worldwide.
Aston University partners with BIT Group to revolutionise cybersecurity
Aston University forms an innovative partnership with award-winning IT group, BIT, aiming to revolutionise cyber security education and services via Knowledge Transfer Partnership program.
Seagate unveils IronWolf Pro 24TB hard drive for evolving enterprise needs
Seagate Technology introduces the IronWolf Pro 24TB hard drive, offering sustained transfer rates, vibrational resilience through AgileArray technology, and data protection via IronWolf Health Management, to meet the evolving data needs of SMBs and enterprise NAS environments.
DigitalOcean enhances backup service for growing businesses
DigitalOcean bolsters its security capabilities with an enhanced backup service, aimed to protect startups and SMBs amidst rising security threats in their shift to cloud technology.
Business payments outlook in 2024: The four macro trends in APAC
Amid a shift towards integrated financial solutions, the Asia-Pacific region's business payment landscape is set for major changes.
Infinigate teams up with Auvik for cloud-based IT monitoring in UK & Ireland
Infinigate partners with IT solutions provider, Auvik, to meet rising demand for cloud-based IT monitoring, becoming the first to offer Auvik's network solutions in the UK and Ireland.
Dynamo6 becomes first NZ firm to earn Google Cloud SMB Specialization
Dynamo6 becomes the first New Zealand firm awarded with Google Cloud Work Transformation - SMB Specialization. The prestigious tech status recognises Dynamo6's continued technical proficiency and customer success with Google Workspace migrations and deployments.
Zyxel's energy-efficient switches help curb SMBs' electricity costs
In answer to soaring global electricity prices, Zyxel Networks innovates power-saving switches, offering significant cost efficiencies and sustainability for financially vulnerable SMBs.
Cisco unveils digital acceleration tools for Asia-Pacific SMBs
Cisco unveils tailored security and networking solutions, aiding digital acceleration of Asia-Pacific’s SMBs.
Small businesses targeted by cyber criminals for data
Crime groups will increasingly sell access to breached smaller businesses so attackers can scam consumers. .
Vertiv unveils budget-friendly UPS system in Southeast Asian markets
Vertiv has launched its affordable Liebert PSA-SOHO-LITE UPS system in select Southeast Asian markets, aimed at allowing for both work and play.
Justin Mongroo named new Senior Vice President of Sales at WP Engine
Justin Mongroo takes up the role of Senior Vice President of Sales at WP Engine, aiming to augment its growth trajectory.
E-CTC urges better online trade support for UK small businesses
The eCommerce Trade Commission pushes for enhanced online export support for UK SMEs to boost annual revenue.
Zyxel unveils WiFi 6 indoor access point for small to medium businesses
Zyxel Networks introduces a business-grade WiFi 6 indoor access point, NWA50AX, aimed at boosting network capabilities for SMBs.
Data centre decommissioning: Risks of getting it wrong
Data centre market surge prompts call for secure decommissioning strategies amidst data risk.
Why Whac-A-Mole is not a strategy for defending against ransomware attacks
SMBs should also consider strong personnel practices and awareness to implement a better defensive strategy than Whac-A-Mole.
CrowdStrike unveils Falcon Go for SMB cybersecurity
CrowdStrike's new Falcon Go revolutionizes SMB cybersecurity, offering AI-driven protection against modern threats.
Swoop appoints David Michaels as Chief Revenue Officer
Swoop Holdings names David Michaels new CRO after strong fiscal growth.
Auckland SaaS start-up Afirmo transforming small business operations
New Zealand start-up Afirmo is transforming small business operations with its holistic software platform, attracting 3500 customers in its first year.
Exclusive: How Blackpearl continues to sail through the storm
In an exclusive interview with Nick Lissette, Chief Executive Officer of Blackpearl, we gained insights into the remarkable journey of Blackpearl.
Constant Contact Hires Rene Chaplin as Asia-Pacific Vice President
Constant Contact appoints Rene Chaplin as Asia-Pacific Vice President to drive APAC expansion and support small businesses.
Top 4 threats targeting small and medium business in SEA
Kaspersky thwarts quadruple the number of malware attacks on Southeast Asian SMBs in H1 2023 compared to last year.
Norton unveils new SMB solution with 24/7 triple-lock cybersecurity
Norton launches all-in-one cybersecurity solution for small businesses, aimed at protecting their digital environments and financial futures.
One New Zealand unites with Google Cloud to drive DX
OneNZ and Google Cloud has announced a five-year strategic partnership to bolster cloud transformation, and accelerate digitisation efforts across SMBs.