Sarah Putt

New Zealand Editor

Sarah Putt is the New Zealand editor for CIO and Computerworld.

Online ANZ retailer Ezibuy brings data closer to the business user

NZ retailer Warehouse Group adopts agile to drive digital transformation

NZ retailer Warehouse Group adopts agile to drive digital transformation

CDO Michelle Anderson says IT has benefitted from the methodology as retail faces significant shifts in technology to support changed customer behaviours.

Digital leads Air New Zealand’s planned revival

Digital leads Air New Zealand’s planned revival

The digital-first approach being undertaken by chief digital officer Jennifer Sepull will see increased personalisation and a revamp of its core systems to make them simpler.

How Chorus is planning the future of New Zealand’s broadband network

How Chorus is planning the future of New Zealand’s broadband network

CTO Ewen Powell explains how New Zealand’s core network is changing, what the telco has to plan for, and what CIOs should know.

NZ IT sector grapples with training tomorrow’s CIOs

NZ IT sector grapples with training tomorrow’s CIOs

New Zealand industry groups, government, and academia are all seeking ways to increase technology education with a business context.

Trustpower’s tech transformation takes the next (cloud-native) steps

Trustpower’s tech transformation takes the next (cloud-native) steps

Continued adoption of cloud-native systems in a multicloud strategy is key to both business and IT transformation at the New Zealand utility.

Chatbot at forefront of training organisation’s effort to scale globally

Chatbot at forefront of training organisation’s effort to scale globally

Exemplar Global’s New Zealand-based CEO describes its efforts to create Emma, an IBM Watson-based chatbot whose first phase helps users find answers.

Kiwifruit marketer Zespri hits play on major IT transformation programme

Kiwifruit marketer Zespri hits play on major IT transformation programme

A changing business and reliance on legacy technology spur the New Zealand agritech firm to modernise its IT systems.

Time to get insightful: NZ Trade and Enterprise’s next IT phase

Time to get insightful: NZ Trade and Enterprise’s next IT phase

NZTE is focusing on an enhanced analytics and data strategy, and its IT staff is learning new skills and approaches to make that possible.

The year ahead for Watercare CDO Rebecca Chenery

The year ahead for Watercare CDO Rebecca Chenery

What’s on the tech horizon for Watercare CDO Rebecca Chenery in 2021 as New Zealand—and the world—emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic?

The year ahead for Fulton Hogan CIO Brian Northern

The year ahead for Fulton Hogan CIO Brian Northern

What’s on the tech horizon for Fulton Hogan CIO Brian Northern in 2021 as New Zealand—and the world—emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic?

Exit interview: Mainfreight CIO shares tech insights before signing off

Exit interview: Mainfreight CIO shares tech insights before signing off

In his 35-year career, Kevin Drinkwater has seen tremendous change and many fads. Here, he shares the lessons of his career with CIOs everywhere.

Load More