Stories by Hamish Barwick

Masterpet unleashes data replication

Australia and New Zealand pet products company, Masterpet, has reduced nightly data replication exchanges between Wellington and Sydney from 40 minutes down to 22 since the introduction of data acceleration software.

Cloudy future for ninemsn

Ninemsn owner Mi9 has plans to shift more of its news sites into the cloud as consumer demand for digital content grows.

Trade Me bids on improved data replication

New Zealand auction website, Trade Me, has reduced the time it takes to replicate data between its Wellington and Auckland data centres by 90 per cent since deploying data acceleration software.

ACCAN goes into bat for mandatory data breach bill

The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has thrown its support behind mandatory data breach notification, saying it would lead to better security of private and financial information.

Comms Alliance expresses concerns with mandatory data breach notification

The Communications Alliance has joined the Association for Data-driven Marketing and Advertising (ADMA) in criticising the federal government’s proposed mandatory data breach notification law, saying that the legislation will come at a cost to industry and that there was not enough consultation.