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Fintech start-up A.S.A.P. has launched a digital financial advice platform with an integrated e-signature solution provided by VASCO Data Security’s eSignLive. The first service of its kind in Australia, A.S.A.P. provides accountants and their clients with a digital, highly-efficient and cost-effective way to meet new financial services regulations.

Blockchain - the technology powering Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies - is poised to transform the way we buy things, do business, and many other areas of everyday life. As banks and governments around the world grapple with how to harness this rising disruptive force, a team of legal and banking experts is taking the first step toward developing a framework for regulating them in New Zealand and Australia.

Office 365 is moving mainstream eDiscovery off-premises, making Microsoft compelling and convenient for many organizations. If you’re an IT, legal, compliance or HR professional and answered “yes” to the question posed above, it’s important to understand the strengths of Office 365 and why it may not work for every organization or every case.

Top Image Systems (TIS) has announced a cloud-based forms processing project integrated with a Salesforce workflow has entered production at Powercor Australia, a leading Australian electricity distributor which delivers power to some 1.1 million homes and businesses in Victoria, Australia.

We’re in the midst of the data revolution, yet not many people are aware of how much power they have at their fingertips with the information that is coming in today. With semantic information processing, a relatively new area within the IT industry, it is now possible for a platform to view data intelligence as more than just a string of characters, but rather understanding data entities as a real world "thing."

When sending an important parcel through a courier, you wouldn’t want it to get lost or end-up with the wrong individual. Think about the last time you’ve sent a birthday present through a courier. You’ve personalised the package, labelled it up with the right name and address details before handing it over to the delivery company, ensuring it’s fully traceable. Now imagine if you’re able to find out not only when it’s been delivered but the exact moment when they have opened their birthday present.

Intelligent computers that look, think and react like humans are the latest technology being developed at the University of Auckland to become a commercial venture.

The Victorian Office of Public Prosecutions (OPP) has entered into an agreement with one of Knosys’ resellers for a 250-user deployment of the Knosys Knowledge Platform. 

1. Sorcery - Leaders attempt to change culture with a single magical approach. Whether it is “Lean manufacturing”, “Results based decision making”, “Customer focus” or “Process re-engineering”, leaders attempt to find the silver bullet of changing their culture. Whilst methods of improving quality or focusing on customers or improving efficiency help to give a focus to why we want to change culture, they in themselves, do not change culture.