Author: Martin Danner

Jennie Vickers

Hangout with Jennie Vickers – Law and Order in the Cloud


A Customer-Centric Legal Model for Cloud-Based Businesses This Hangout was recorded on Wednesday, 11 June 2014 In this Hangout with Jennie Vickers we discuss some of the legal aspects of using the Internet for your business. Jennie introduces us to her customer-centric model that set the legal context in terms of your customer strategy and technical […]


Hangout with Ben Kepes – Cloud-Enabled Organisation of the Future


This Hangout occured on Tuesday 17 December 2013 at 11 am NZDT Go to event page in Google+ Please provide your feedback for this event Please join us for an online discussion with fellow kiwi Ben Kepes, who’s made quite a name for himself as a technology evangelist, investor, commentator, business adviser and general cloud computing […]

Stefan Preston

Starting in the Cloud


Interview – Stefan Preston, Rose & Thorne Is it possible to build a $2 million company without buying a single server or enterprise software license? Ask Stefan Preston, CEO of Rose & Thorne, a rapidly growing women’s lingerie producer and retailer. Stefan was the CEO of Bendon during the 2000’s, taking the company to new […]

Andrew Howson

Switching to Online POS


Interview – Sitka New Zealand I recently visited Andrew Howson, owner of the Sitka Surf Company in Newmarket, Auckland. Sitka is an environmentally conscious surf, skateboard and clothing retailer with headquarters and two stores in Canada. Andrew’s business operates the retail store at 6 Osborne St in Newmarket, and also distributes Sitka merchandise to other surf shops throughout New […]

Myth Busting the Cloud


No doubt computer systems play a critical role in your business. Now it seems everyone is talking about cloud computing, which replaces in-house systems with remote online systems you access through the Internet. Amazing success stories abound, but there are a few horror stories as well. If you’re reluctant to trust this relatively new technology, […]