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Spark Becomes Netskope's First Managed Services Partner In New Zealand

Tuesday, 9 July 2024, 8:53 am | Spark

Spark’s managed security services are used by organisations to help address the need to secure remote workers and cloud services. The Netskope One SASE platform, provides optimised access and real-time security for people, devices, and data anywhere ... More >>

Spark Announces Ultimate Gaming Festival Coming To Aotearoa’s Spark Arena

Monday, 1 July 2024, 8:38 am | Spark NZ

Spark announced today a gaming festival called ‘Spark Game Arena Live’ coming to Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland’s Spark Arena on Saturday, 7 September 2024. More >>

Entelar Group Expands Portfolio To Offer VMware Solutions To New Zealand Resellers

Thursday, 9 May 2024, 12:42 pm | Spark NZ

With the recent acquisition of VMware by Broadcom, the cloud computing landscape continues to evolve rapidly as managed service providers (MSPs) and resellers reassess their strategies and adjust to a new partnership program. More >>

CCL Achieves VMware By Broadcom Pinnacle Status

Thursday, 9 May 2024, 10:40 am | Spark

CCL, a leading provider of IT and hybrid cloud services within Spark Business Group, has announced today that it has achieved the highest level of partnership recognition by VMware by Broadcom, its Pinnacle Tier. More >>

Spark Reveals 4G And 5G Wireless Broadband Speeds Using Technology First Introduced By The Commerce Commission

Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 12:46 pm | Spark

Spark revealed the actual speeds customers receive on its 4G and 5G wireless broadband plans, thanks to its implementation of a new technology into its latest wireless broadband modems, which allows it to accurately measure speeds, and help customers ... More >>

Spark IoT Partners With Iota For New Generation Of Smart Water Meter Management For Councils

Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 10:44 am | Spark NZ

Spark IoT has today announced a partnership with Iota, a subsidiary of South East Water to bring its enterprise IoT platform Lentic® and a new generation of smart water meter technology to local councils and water utilities in Aotearoa. More >>

Fidelity Life Boosts IT End-user Experience And Productivity With Spark ServiceFlex

Tuesday, 30 April 2024, 10:26 am | Spark

The project is part of a business-wide transformation underpinned by significant technology investment to elevate the digital experience for Fidelity Life’s customers, advisers, and people. More >>

Spark Announces $15 Million Digital Infrastructure Investment In The Waikato

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 9:50 am | Spark NZ

To enable Waikato businesses to access modern and local cloud services, Spark is partnering with the University of Waikato to take over the management of its existing data centre facility and make significant further investment to upgrade and grow More >>

Spark Extends Online Protections To Safeguard Customers From Objectionable Material, Cyber-risk, And Scams

Thursday, 21 March 2024, 12:46 pm | Spark

Spark today announced it is introducing a range of online protections to safeguard its mobile and broadband customers including a new­ automated text message (SMS) scam firewall and the adoption of two filters that will help reduce exposure to malware, ... More >>

New Zealand Organisations That Aren't Cloud Ready Won't Be Ready For An AI-enabled Future

Monday, 11 March 2024, 9:54 am | Spark

The acceleration of cloud computing adoption across New Zealand businesses has transformed operations to enhance efficiency, scalability and innovation; but this digital transformation has also brought into sharp focus the vast number of businesses lagging behind in ... More >>

Spark Brings World-class AI Programme To New Zealand Businesses

Monday, 4 March 2024, 11:15 am | Spark

Applications are open for New Zealand’s first AI for Business Mini MBA, an opportunity for Aotearoa businesses to build their competitive advantage with artificial intelligence (AI) over an intensive four-week programme. Spark is offering 150 sponsored places ... More >>

Spark LIVE, The Epic Multi-sensory Theatre Storyscape Launches Its Much-anticipated New Tour!

Monday, 26 February 2024, 10:44 am | Spark NZ

Spark LIVE, the multi-sensory extravaganza is back on the road after last year’s sold-out tour. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2402/9773fe6e7bc5927797dc.jpeg" width="720" height="480"> Spark is an epic storyscape ... More >>

It’s Time To Hit Fast Forward: Spark Study Finds Uplift In Advanced Digital Technologies Could Boost Productivity

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 1:37 pm | Spark

Spark and the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER) today launched a new study – Accelerating Aotearoa businesses one technology generation forward – to explore how Aotearoa’s well-documented productivity challenges can be addressed ... More >>

Spark To Provide Free Mobile Data, Hotspotting, And Calling For Its Broadband Customers During Fixed Network Outages

Thursday, 14 December 2023, 3:23 pm | Spark

Spark broadband customers will now automatically receive 14GB of max speed data with hotspotting and unlimited NZ calls and texts on their Spark mobile when a fibre or copper network outage is impacting their home broadband connection, as well as ... More >>

Bluecurrent And Spark Celebrate One Million IoT Connections In New Zealand

Tuesday, 5 December 2023, 10:10 am | Spark

Spark is pleased to announce a milestone of one million Spark IoT connections for Bluecurrent’s (formerly Vector Metering) smart electricity meter network. The smart meters enable real-time access to energy usage data to improve operational efficiencies ... More >>

Spark Sends First Satellite Text Message And Announces Plans For A Network Of Satellite-connected Cell Towers

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 11:34 am | Spark

After successfully sending its first text message via satellite, Spark has unveiled plans to establish a network of satellite-connected cell towers throughout the country, aiming to ensure that every region in New Zealand has access to a basic level of ... More >>

Spark Encourages Aotearoa To Give A Gift That Unleashes Potential This Christmas

Wednesday, 1 November 2023, 11:44 am | Spark

This Christmas Spark is inspiring Aotearoa to give a gift that shines a light on their talent with the help of technology, by ‘giving a gift that unleashes theirs.’ Handpicked to lead this initiative in Spark’s Christmas campaign is Reuben Moffett, ... More >>

Spark And AirSuite™ Join Forces To Tackle Health, Safety And Sustainability

Tuesday, 24 October 2023, 3:34 pm | Spark

Spark has partnered with AirSuite to provide an indoor air quality (IAQ) solution businesses can rely on. As more employees return to the office, it is more crucial than ever for organisations to unlock the benefits of healthier people, plus gain ... More >>

Spark’s ‘home Of Innovation’ Gets A Refresh

Wednesday, 4 October 2023, 10:52 am | Spark

New Zealand’s largest digital services provider Spark is showcasing the latest in innovative technologies for businesses with a refresh of its ‘Innovation Studio’. From October 9, Aotearoa organisations can book studio tours to learn more about ... More >>

Spark Enters Gaming With Launch Of Spark Game Arena And Its First Online Tournament ‘The Rise Cup’ Featuring Fortnite

Tuesday, 3 October 2023, 9:14 am | Spark

Spark announced today it is entering gaming with the launch of Spark Game Arena, kicking off with a nationwide online tournament – The Rise Cup featuring Fortnite – in partnership with Aotearoa’s leading esports tournament organiser, Letsplay.live. ... More >>





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