Stories by Computerworld NZ staff

Westpac NZ signs five-year agreement with IBM

Westpac New Zealand has signed a five-year agreement with IBM as part of an extensive services and technology contract that will see the bank migrating its IT systems to the latter’s data centre in Auckland.

Vodafone activates tri-band carrier aggregation in Northcote

Vodafone has activated three separate 4G spectrum bands – 2600MHz, 1800MHz, and 700MHz – on a cell site in Northcote. This theoretically creates three times the capacity of a single spectrum site, though actual speeds could vary depending on the number of users, device capability and radio conditions.

Pencarrow invests in ARANZ Geo

Wellington-based Pencarrow Private Equity has taken an equity stake in ARANZ Geo, developers of 3D geographical modelling software Leapfrog.