Andrew Birmingham

Recent articles by Andrew Birmingham

Case Study: Baker McKenzie builds a culture of innovation

Case Study: Baker McKenzie builds a culture of innovation

Firm’s philosophy around innovation has evolved.
Dec 2 2021 9:53AM
Cyberweek sales down, but November was surprisingly strong

Cyberweek sales down, but November was surprisingly strong

Sure, sales were down, but what are the most popular toys?
Dec 1 2021 8:21AM
Scaling automation requires strong foundations: Workato CEO

Scaling automation requires strong foundations: Workato CEO

The focus needs to shift beyond short-term productivity.
Nov 29 2021 7:30AM
Effects of operational technology failure encourage simplicity over efficiency

Effects of operational technology failure encourage simplicity over efficiency

Risk of complexity is too high.
Nov 26 2021 10:18AM
Firms that plug into critical infrastructure will face tighter scrutiny as suppliers

Firms that plug into critical infrastructure will face tighter scrutiny as suppliers

Threat surface is increasing.
Nov 25 2021 9:00AM
Critical infrastructure attacks changed government mindsets: Cyber Threat Alliance CEO

Critical infrastructure attacks changed government mindsets: Cyber Threat Alliance CEO

Former assistant to Obama speaks on attack maturity.
Nov 24 2021 7:30AM
Cybersecurity top of mind for IoT developers

Cybersecurity top of mind for IoT developers

Threat increasing with exponential growth of IoT.
Nov 24 2021 7:30AM
COVER STORY: Incentives are the critical infrastructure of cybercrime. Robust responses emerge

COVER STORY: Incentives are the critical infrastructure of cybercrime. Robust responses emerge

Governments want to increase the transactional cost to cybercriminals. How far will they go?
Nov 22 2021 5:12PM
Case Study: Ransomware fears drove cyber security investments at Flinders University

Case Study: Ransomware fears drove cyber security investments at Flinders University

Dramatic shift to remote work and education amplified the risks.
Nov 22 2021 2:00AM
Cyber crime ROI slipping as market forces and government intervention start to bite

Cyber crime ROI slipping as market forces and government intervention start to bite

Shift underway from big game hunting to mid game hunting.
Nov 22 2021 12:01AM
Focus on expertship transforms employee development at Aon

Focus on expertship transforms employee development at Aon

Method extended around the company.
Nov 15 2021 7:00AM
Singles Day: Alibaba, JD.com trouser $139B. Don't expect them to crow

Singles Day: Alibaba, JD.com trouser $139B. Don't expect them to crow

Chinese government crackdown on tech giants dampens the messages.
Nov 12 2021 7:25AM
Case Study: Keeping CPA's board up to date about cybersecurity risks

Case Study: Keeping CPA's board up to date about cybersecurity risks

Boards need better information on cybersecurity, but processes are often manual.
Nov 9 2021 7:00AM
Commbank backed H2O.ai surges to $1.7B after Series E

Commbank backed H2O.ai surges to $1.7B after Series E

CEO Sri Ambati sees big opportunities in talent detection and education.
Nov 8 2021 4:24AM
Huge loss for IAB Europe and (another) GDPR train wreck for adtech

Huge loss for IAB Europe and (another) GDPR train wreck for adtech

Turns out those annoying cookie consent popups are illegal.
Nov 7 2021 7:37PM
Rapid response now needs a sustainable shift: NSW Government CIO

Rapid response now needs a sustainable shift: NSW Government CIO

Traditional approaches would have failed.
Oct 31 2021 8:00PM
FAANGA now MAANGA as Facebook morphs into Meta

FAANGA now MAANGA as Facebook morphs into Meta

Google did it first.
Oct 29 2021 7:06AM
Investors like the appeal of Quantum computing, but reward comes with risk

Investors like the appeal of Quantum computing, but reward comes with risk

Backed by CSIRO founded fund.
Oct 27 2021 7:38AM
Top 25 supply chains share three key macro-trends, says Gartner

Top 25 supply chains share three key macro-trends, says Gartner

Need to rethink supply chain operating structures.
Oct 26 2021 7:00AM
Cover Story: How the best run global supply chains mitigate pandemic chaos

Cover Story: How the best run global supply chains mitigate pandemic chaos

Forecasting and predictive algorithms struggle with radical shifts in consumer behaviour.
Oct 26 2021 12:01AM