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Inspiring multimedia displays driving sales at Swimwear Galore

Swimwear Galore’s carefully trained staff help customers find the perfect swimsuit for their size and shape. Likewise, the displays in each of its stores are individualised to accommodate the completely different fitouts and customer demographics of each location. The Swimwear Galore story began 30 years ago with a small rack …

Campus wide device management at Macquarie University

Macquarie University (MQU) has a devolved desktop support environment, with its fleet of 11,800 devices managed separately by its Faculties and administrative offices. Previously it operated several disparate solutions that had little integration with the University’s central IT Service Management (ITSM) system. A project was initiated to streamline the management …

Creating the future their way at breakthru

In 2015, with 25 locations across NSW, six in Victoria, three in Queensland – and with imminent sector changes upon them – breakthru knew it had to address the problems created by the rapid and ad hoc expansion of its ICT environment. The first step was to commit to an …

Nationwide digital enablement roll-out at Jeanswest

The digital display system for an exciting front of house promotional initiative had been selected by Jeanswest, but the roll-out to its 220 stores throughout Australia and in New Zealand presented many technical and logistics challenges. Fashion and lifestyle brand, Jeanswest, is an iconic Australian denim destination. From the opening …

Quality website matches quality care at CareAbout

Innovative startup, CareAbout, saw a gap in the market with the announcement of the Government’s consumer directed care reforms: enabling over 65s to be in control of their care by allowing them to choose who delivers their home care package services. But first CareAbout had to quickly build a sophisticated …

Where pedagogy meets technology at St Peter’s College, Adelaide

BACKGROUND In 2011, St Peter’s College embarked on a whole-of-school digital transformation that included personalised Apple devices for all educators and the entire student cohort. A commitment to specifically designed professional learning has ensured success by empowering teachers and engaging students. St Peter’s College, Adelaide, is uncompromising in its determination …

High impact integrated display at St Joseph’s College

BACKGROUND Since 1881 St Joseph’s College has provided excellence in boys’ education. Today, its reputation is underpinned by a strategic plan for innovation and integrated technologies that are improving all facets of College life. As part of the constant innovation taking place at ‘Joeys’, the College now has total flexibility …

Leading Creative Agency Streamlines Workflow with StorNext

BACKGROUND TBWA Australia is the Australian and New Zealand office of TBWA Global, one of the largest advertising and creative agencies in the world, with 200 offices and a client list that includes Apple, Adidas, and Nissan. TBWA Australia is one of Australia’s leading creative agencies, exemplifying the philosophy of …

Online procurement portal brings more choice to EMC

BACKGROUND In today’s fast-paced corporate environment, the importance of flexibility and business agility cannot be understated. This is particularly true for an organisation’s technology, which often makes the switch to modern and efficient platforms a business priority. EMC, a global leader in IT and business transformation solutions, knows this only …

Leading Media Company Refreshes Xsan Environment with StorNext

BACKGROUND When Fairfax Media, a leading Australia-based media company, realised that an Apple Xserve/ Xsan-only environment could no longer meet its mission-critical server and storage needs, it selected Quantum’s high-performance StorNext storage and collaboration platform. The transition was seamless, and the redesigned workflow has enabled a 40 percent increase in …

Apple management upgrade a success for University of Melbourne

BACKGROUND The technology demands of staff and students in the modern higher education environment continue to evolve, with expectations always on the rise. At the University of Melbourne, a large proportion of staff and students use Apple devices for day-to-day activities – estimates suggest as many as 2,500 people. Overseeing …

Sydney Swans boosts performance with help from CompNow

BACKGROUND In the world of sports, gaining even the slightest edge over the competition can be the difference between success and failure – this is just as true in Australian rules football as in any other sport, which is why the Sydney Swans sought innovative software solutions to analyse their …

Casper Suite: OS X and iOS Management the Apple of REA’s eye

BACKGROUND Organisations that work in the digital advertising world need processes in place that can quickly and effectively adapt to changing market conditions and new technologies. This is why REA Group, which operates the leading real estate and commercial property advertising sites in the country, was looking to grow its …

Sacred Heart’s wireless digital education revolution

BACKGROUND Whether it’s smartphones, tablets or laptops, providing a comprehensive digital learning environment has shown to improve engagement, allow better collaboration and help workers of the future to remain tech-savvy.  In Australia, technology and education have become increasingly entwined, as more schools look to take advantage of E-learning capabilities. Sacred …

High class hotel ensures special entertainment experience

BACKGROUND Gibraltar Hotel Bowral, New South Wales, is a privately owned, attractive, modern and high class hotel venue, with twenty one acres of land, a Golf Course, high class Restaurants and Bars and a luxury Spa; with a delicate blend of tradition and modernity it is a perfect venue for …