Strong growth means we're hiring

By Optimation on 16 August 2017

Optimation 25 Year LogoOptimation is celebrating 25 years in business and now we're gearing for the future  by growing our team of awesome Optimates.

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Increasing diversity in IT with ShadowTech Day

By Optimation on 28 June 2017

ShadowTech 2017 groupOptimation was privileged to host a group of smart, ambitious young women from Wellington secondary schools as part of ShadowTech Day 2017. ShadowTech encourages female students studying STEM subjects to consider a future career in IT, in a bid to maximise the full potential of New Zealand’s talent and redress the gender imbalance in the tech sector. Recent research from NZTech shows that women make up just 23 per cent of people employed in IT in New Zealand and they are under-represented in senior and management roles.

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Optimation partners with Solity for cloud-based crisis management

By Optimation on 7 March 2017

Optimation Group has signed a partnering and reseller agreement with Wellington-based start-up Solity, which provides a powerful cloud-based crisis and incident management solution.

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Optimation appoints new Chief Operating Officer

By Optimation on 8 February 2017

Carl Church has been appointed to the new role of Chief Operating Officer for leading NZ-owned systems integrator Optimation Group. He will lead Operational, Financial and Commercial functions across the Group’s three businesses, Optimation New Zealand, Optimation Group Australia, and Presto Resourcing Options.

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Alex Bouma appointed CEO of the Optimation Group

By Optimation on 15 April 2016

Leading ICT provider Optimation is excited to announce an evolution in its leadership with former GM at Optimation, Alex Bouma, being appointed as CEO.

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Optimation launches Presto Resourcing Options (PRO)

By Optimation on 2 July 2015

Helping clients meet IT skills gaps with tailored resourcing solutions

For business leaders and CIOs, access to skills remains one of the biggest brakes on growth. The latest State of the CIO survey shows that 56% of all New Zealand respondents are expecting IT skills shortages this year, with high demand in areas like business analysis and analytics, application development, enterprise architecture, and cloud and mobile technologies.

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Optimation appoints new leaders for NZ Consulting and Test practices

By Optimation on 28 April 2015

Optimation has appointed Craig Reid as its new General Manager Consulting and Sophia Hobman as national Test Practice Manager. The appointments bring additional senior leadership capacity and focus at a time of significant growth for the Optimation Group, as the business has expanded in Australia through OGA and developed innovation-led ventures in the Asian and North American markets.

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Latest case study - Bringing data to life for Woolworths

By Helen Mills on 10 April 2015

How we used Google APIs to help Woolworths drive better enterprise awareness. 

Click here to read one of our most popular case studies http://www.optimation.co.nz/our-work/client-stories/woolworths/

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Giving back to charities with valued IT expertise

By Optimation on 4 March 2015

Optimation’s Barry Burke contributed his outstanding development and business analysis skills to a great cause at this month’s Charity-IT Hackathon in Wellington. The event gives cash-strapped charities access to much-needed IT expertise for free. Along with 40 other skilled volunteers, Barry spent a weekend delivering projects for four local charities, Able Pet Care, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Kiwi Community Assistance, and Nature Through Arts Collective.

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