Entries by Team TechConnect

Digital Transformation and Smart Cities

Digital Transformation and Smart Cities; are they the same thing? There has been much written about Digital Transformation and probably a similar amount regarding Smart Cities. This blog will explore some of these two concepts with the focus on Smart Cities within the context of Australian Local Government Authorities (LGAs). What should define a Digital […]

New paid parental leave policy!

TechConnect introduces new paid parental leave policy! TechConnect made an announcement internally last week, that we have implemented a paid parental leave policy. The People and Culture Team and the Directors, have been working on this policy for some time and was pleased to announce this to the TechConnect Team. The policy gives a primary caregiver […]

Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards 2021

The Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards launched in 1996 and in 2021 we are celebrating our 26th year. Primarily beginning as a vehicle to recognise family business, the Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards have developed to now encompass a category for almost every type of business enterprise. Today, the Awards seek to contribute to the […]

Migrating Relational Data into an Amazon S3 Data Lake

The concept of a data lake is not new, but with the proliferation and adoption of cloud providers the capacity for many companies to adopt the model has exploded. A data lake is a centralised store for all kinds of business data: unstructured – images, videos, PDFs, Word documents semi-structured – JSON, XML, spreadsheets structured – CSVs, RDBMS […]

What a hybrid workforce in 2021 means for your security and data strategy

Many workplaces spent 2020 suddenly working from the home. With this large shift to a remote workplace, many organisations were able to witness first-hand the ability to maintain productivity even when geographically dispersed. Where previously there had been a fear that separating the workforce would create a variety of insurmountable problems, 2020 showed us that […]

How can businesses improve mobile customer experience?

GETTING CLOSER TO YOUR MOBILE USERS – NO MATTER WHERE THEY ARE IN THE WORLD. A couple of years ago one of our clients approached us with a difficult question: “How can we understand and improve mobile game performance and player experience in targeted locations around the World?” This was not easy to answer. Simulating […]

Digital Transformation with Data

Harnessing Data to drive effective digital transformation The COVID-19 pandemic has made clear that businesses need to be prepared for flexible, remote working practices. As lockdowns forced offices to close and people headed home to limit the potential spread of the virus, many organisations found they weren’t prepared to provision the necessary work from home […]

TechConnect achieves AWS Data and Analytics Competency

AWS Data and Analytics Competency Proves technical proficiency, operational excellence, security, reliability and 360-degree customer delivery capability; Cites major client projects with Virgin’s Velocity Frequent Flyer and IntelliHQ. TechConnect IT Solutions (TechConnect), a leading provider of cloud services and an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Consulting Partner, today announces it has been awarded AAWS Data […]

CRN Fast50 for 2019 Award

TechConnect was listed in the CRN Fast50 for 2019, settling into the 15th position in our debut year. A day after receiving the Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 awards we were again presented a great result. Read about the Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 here if you missed it. The CRN Fast50 award, now in its 11th […]