Successful Australian exporter Opengear has enhanced its claim to vendor-neutral infrastructure control by announcing great new features, at no extra cost, for three of its core management appliances.
Founded in Brisbane 10 years ago, Opengear (www.opengear.com) is a leading provider of critical infrastructure management solutions through advanced console servers, remote management, monitoring, and cellular out-of-band products. The company earns more than 90 per cent of its revenues from international sales.
Continuing to innovate in software as well as hardware, Opengear has evolved its products by listening to customers to understand their workflows. Aiming for improved user experience, best practice security and scalability, Opengear consistently provides valuable new features to its extensive product range.
Struggling cars on a 3200 fundraising odyssey for The Royal Flying Doctor service now have a secret weapon called The Beast – a purpose-built 10-tonne rescue truck to haul them out of trouble.
Converted from a US Federal Emergency Rescue tilt tray, the Beast was overhauled in Adelaide to become the Oz Odyssey Rescue Truck, designed to rescue any bush basher in rapid time.
Centrify overnight announced that it has become the first company in the Identity as a Service (IDaaS) market to pass the milestone of supporting more than 2000 customers in the cloud.
Centrify’s strong customer acquisition rates during the past year underscore the value of its comprehensive approach to identity management across cloud, on-premises and mobile environments.
Centrify is uniquely positioned to capitalise on the explosive demand for cloud-based security as companies of all sizes continue to embrace the IDaaS (also known as “Cloud Identity” or “Identity and Access Management as a Service”) model.
Internode is set to make music at AVCON, Australia’s largest anime and video games convention, which aims to attract more than 20,000 people to the Adelaide Convention Centre this weekend.
Making its first appearance at AVCON is Internode Powered by Brains, a unique event that invites attendees to don a sensor-rich helmet that uses electrical energy from their brainwaves to generate music. More than 130 people took advantage of Powered by Brains when Internode launched it at the Adelaide Fringe and WOMADelaide. More at http://www.internode.on.net/powered-by-brains.
Unified identity management leader Centrify is increasing its footprint in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific by recruiting sales channel specialist Niall King to lead its sales force for the region.
As well as expanding the Australian sales team to also service New Zealand, Mr. King’s appointment as Senior Director APAC Sales will see Centrify place a stronger focus on North Asia. Fluent in Japanese, Mr. King has a role split between Centrify’s Silicon Valley head office and Japan.
Centrify’s stronger push into Asia Pacific follows its May announcement that it had raised $42 million in funding from strategic investors including Samsung Ventures, Fortinet Inc. and Docomo Capital.