Thursday, August 18, 2022

AI software firm o9 Solutions casts a full-spectrum sustainability solutions

o9 Solutions, an enterprise artificial intelligence software platform provider for transforming planning and decision-making, announced the launch of a broad and deep set of sustainability solutions that are embedded in its integrated business planning platform, including product and enterprise environmental footprint measurement, full traceability, ESG risk management, ESG-enabled business planning, sustainable sourcing and supply chain circularity.

Nozomi beefs up MSSP program with 9 firms including Aussies’ CyberCX

Nozomi Networks Inc., the OT & IoT security company, announced its MSSP Partner Program has added nine new members. The program has also expanded to include MSSP Focus Partners who are distinguished by service offerings tailored to address regional requirements. The MSSP Elite Partner program has now grown to 10 members including new members ABS Consulting Inc., Intelligent Buildings and Telefónica Tech. Regionally focused MSSP Focus Partners include CyberCX, Deloitte, Gemina, NRI Secure Technologies, 2TS and TI Safe.

eDriving and Innovation Group win the Technology Program Award

Together with partner Innovation Group Australia, eDrivingSM, a Solera company, and global provider of digital driver risk management solutions, was named the winner of the Technology Program Award at The Australian Road Safety Foundation's 11th Annual Road Safety Awards.

Aussie Consumer Data Right garage start-up raises $7.5m Series A

0, the Aussie Consumer Data Right (CDR) firm, announced it has raised $7.5 million in a Series A funding round led by OIF Ventures and Jelix Ventures. helps banks, financial institutions, energy retailers and data economy participants navigate the highly regulated CDR ecosystem, and comply and innovate within the Australian data sharing landscape. 

Barrett Communications acquired by Motorola to further its VHF solutions

Motorola Solutions announced it has acquired Barrett Communications, a provider of specialised radio communications trusted by clients in civil security, border security, coast guard and govt and private sectors. The company is based in Perth, Western Australia.

Aussie building firm turns to 3D printing to cut production costs

Boss Products, one of Australia’s oldest family-owned building products manufacturers has transitioned from its traditional manufacturing processes to the launch of the country’s first 3D printing factory in the building and construction industry. The Boss Products 3D printing factory is located in Melbourne and produces products for the industry across the commercial and domestic sectors. It is one of the biggest suppliers of planter boxes and retaining walls.

Aussies to save $13k on power bills thanks to NSW Govt energy scheme

The NSW Government has upgraded its Energy Savings Scheme to help households save thousands of dollars on their energy bills. Families across New South Wales are about to save thousands of dollars off their power bills thanks to the government’s decision to upgrade the New South Wales Energy Savings Scheme (ESS) which provides financial incentives for people to install energy-efficient equipment and appliances in their houses and businesses.

Wolters Kluwer FRR to host CFO Roundtable discussion in Sydney

Wolters Kluwer Finance, Risk & Regulatory Reporting (FRR) presents a CFO Roundtable discussion for finance leaders and other senior decision makers in banking and financial services that explores the future of regulatory compliance in banking and how organizations can leverage technology to augment data governance and risk analysis capabilities.

Good & Fugly raises over $500,000 via Birchal to further fight food waste

Sydney startup, Good & Fugly, has just raised $528,628 through a recent crowdfunding campaign via Birchal. After an unprecedented EOI response, over 650 savvy investors jumped on board to own a piece of the rebellious startup taking on the supermarket giants. Good & Fugly launched in 2020 to make saving the planet convenient and delicious. Working directly with farmers, Good & Fugly curates weekly produce boxes out of fruit and vegetables that are cosmetically unsuitable for supermarkets and delivers them direct to consumers. 

LeadSquared establishes Oceania headquarters in Melbourne, Australia

LeadSquared, a Bengaluru-based end-to-end sales, marketing, and onboarding automation solutions firm, is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in Melbourne, Australia. The platform is a purpose-built sales and marketing automation suite that enables connected experiences. Through its various modules of Sales Execution, Marketing Automation, Field Force Automation, and Customer Portals, it makes efficiency the focus of every customer interaction, turning prospects into advocates. Supported by initiatives from the Victorian govt, Australia is set to become a Hub for all go-to-market training needs for the company.