Press Room

Welcome to The Atlas Gentech XCHANGE
October 1, 2017
XCHANGE will provide you with snapshots on exciting new business models and technologies, product and company updates, and a chance to meet some of our team members who work hard to support your business. Read more

Hikvision Europe Warns of "A Wave of Cyperattacks"
September 29, 2017
Following on from our email release on 17 March 2017, please read the following Hikvsion Security Advisory update published on IPVM website. Note these only effect cameras manufactured before 17 March 2017. Read more

Security Electronics & Networks Interview with Daniel Huang of Hikvision
August 4, 2017
Over the past 18 months there have been persistent rumours about backdoors in Hikvision products, despite the fact almost all the major camera makers having had serious security weaknesses exposed over the same period. John Adams of Security Electronics & Networks speaks with Hikvision's Daniel Huang. Read more

Why cloud telephony should be part of your disaster recovery strategy 
July 15, 2017
A business’ ability to recover and continue trading throughout and following a disruptive event, be it a major natural disaster or something more mundane such as an internet outage, is a hot topic in New Zealand, and for good reason. Read more

Visit us on stands 18 & 19 at the upcoming CCiNZ Annual Conference & Exhibition 
July 4, 2017
Are you registered to attend the upcoming Contact Centre Institute of NZ (CCiNZ) Conference & Exhibition? Visit us and find out how our solutions can help drive your contact centre's performance to the next level. Read more

Congrats to Emirates Team New Zealand
June 27, 2017
Everyone from Atlas Gentech send their congratulations to Emirates Team New Zealand for winning the America's Cup this morning #BringTheCupHome #Winners  Read more

Why your Unified Communications solution needs Sennheiser
June 9, 2017 - Published by Chris Fair, General Manager North
So you deployed your world class, award winning, enterprise transforming, non-covfefe Unified Communication solution….but something’s not quite right...Sounds like you need the sounds of Sennheiser!  Read more

Four great reasons to choose a 'built for business' cloud telephony solution
May 30, 2017 - Originally published by Lew Kai Ping of Channel Life (Tech Day)
More and more companies are using as-a-service software models to give themselves flexibility in an environment requiring a high level of adaptability. Cloud telephony-as-a-service (CTaaS) has become a viable option for businesses wanting a flexible and scalable phone solution. Read more

Join Atlas Gentech at the annual BiCSI Conference & Exhibition 
May 15, 2017
Only event in NZ that brings all services and infrastructure together for the industry to learn about the emergence of the 'Smart Building' and 'Smart City' revolution. Visit us on stand 23 where we will be showcasing our Business Infrastructure solution.  Read more

Relaunched Simply Leasing ready for aggressive market share grab
April 7, 2017 - Originally published by Heather Wright of Channel Life (Tech Day)
Atlas Gentech’s leasing arm, Simply Leasing, has relaunched with the company promising it will be aggressively pursuing increased market share locally and beyond.  Read more

Hands on Review: Sennheiser MB 660 Wireless Headphones
March 28, 2017 - Originally published by Greig Strafford of NetGuide (Tech Day)
"I've had the pleasure of owning a set of Bose QC2, ideal for the train journey into London. Sennheiser gave me their new MB 660 to use, and they're likely the best headset I've ever had."   Read more

Relaunch, expansion for Simply Leasing as leasing demands soars
March 15, 2017 - Originally published by Heather Wright of Channel Life (Tech Day)
Atlas Gentech's Simply Leasing finance business is gearing up for a relaunch as Kiwi companies clamour for OPEX purchasing and demand for leasing booms.  Read more

Christmas Branch BBQ Lunches
December 12, 2016
All branches of Atlas Gentech are having Christmas BBQ lunches from 11:30am until 1:30pm on 21, 22 & 23 December 2016. Pop in to your local branch to enjoy a festive BBQ.  Read more

Season's Greetings from the teams at Atlas Gentech
November 24, 2016
View our branch hours during the festive season. From all the teams at Atlas Gentech we wish you a safe and happy holiday season.  Read more

Aotea Security WINS the 2016 Hikvision Flying 5000 go Karts in Christchurch
November 17, 2016
The Annual Flying 5000 sponsored by Hikvision was held on November 16 at Supa Karts Indoor Raceway in Christchurch. The defending champions, Advanced Security, were very confident going into the event but there were a lot of teams either out for revenge from last year or teams that wanted to get their names on the trophy for the first time.  Read more

Atlas Gentech WINS Best Partner of the Year for Cloud
November 10, 2016
At the recent Ericsson-LG Enterprise Global Partner Conference in Bangkok, our fantastic team won Best Partner of the Year for Cloud. Our Cloud Factory hosted telephony solution is powered by Ericsson-LG Enterprise's iPECS-Cloud. Read more

WIN a EZVIZ S5P Action Camera
October 15, 2016
Purchase $10k or more of Hikvision products between 15 October 2016 until 15 November 2016 and you will WIN a EZVIZ S5P Action Camera. Read more

Sennheiser appoints Atlas Gentech
August 30, 2016
Atlas Gentech, a leading technology distributor with unparalleled reach and expertise in New Zealand's headset market, is ending their association with Plantronics in order to represent premium headset producer, Sennheiser. Read more

Christchurch specilist services provider overhauls Lincoln University
August 19, 2016
Christchurch-based specialist services provider, Inde Technology, has completed a major overhaul of Lincoln University’s campus network, deploying Huawei’s Agile Education Campus Network Solution to deliver higher bandwidth and improved Wi-Fi coverage. Read more

Huawei Enterprise Partner Conference 2016 - Build Better Connected Partnerships
June 1, 2016
Huawei NZ invite you to the Huawei Enterprise Partner Conference 2016, which will be held at the ANZ Viaduct Event Center in Auckland on Friday, 24 June 2016 from midday. Read more

Atlas Gentech (NZ) Limited Partners with Legrand New Zealand
May 24, 2016
Atlas Gentech (NZ) Ltd is proud to announce its partnership with Legrand New Zealand. The focus of this partnership is to bring to New Zealand a fully featured and comprehensive range of solutions to the digital building infrastructure market. Read more

Atlas Gentech Leading the Way in Technology Roadshow - June 2016
May 23, 2016
Join Hikvision & Atlas Gentech at the upcoming roadshows to view the latest Hikvision IP CCTV & Intercom solutions #HEARTBEATOFSECURITY. Also on show will be the latest technology solutions such as Paradox Z Wave, Inner Range's new Inception web enabled security controller, the new Cloud Factory Voice solution, HID FARGO ID card printers and full leasing options with Simply Leasing. Read more

Hikvision IP Surveillance Solution Videos
April 5, 2016
Check out these Hikvision IP Intelligence Video Surveillance videos for Retail, Banking and Industrial Facilities. Read more

Ambulance Services Create Secure IDs for First Responders using HID FARGO HDP5000 Card Printer Solution
February 28, 2016
The identification cards worn by emergency personnel face challenging conditions, not only from temperature extremes and inclement weather, but also from bodily fluids of patients being treated. Read more

How to create smart buildings with Inner Range Integriti
February 23, 2016
Check out this new YouTube video which showcases how you can take your security and building management to the next level. Integriti delivers a state-of-the-art solution with tangible cost-savings through its integrated Security, Access Control and Building Automation functionality. Read more

Season's Greetings from the teams at Atlas Gentech
November 27, 2015
View our branch hours during the festive season. From all the teams at Atlas Gentech we wish you a safe and happy holiday season. Read more

The value of partnering with a Local Specialist and a Global Powerhouse
November 27, 2015
In 2014 Atlas Gentech and Huawei New Zealand introduced the Huawei Enterprise Business Group to the New Zealand ICT market. This partnership between a New Zealand Specialist Distributor and a Global Powerhouse formed the platform that would unleash one of the most disruptive market forces ever seen. Read more

In remembrance of Rob Andrews
November 27, 2015
From all the teams at Atlas Gentech we send our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Rob Andrews who passed away suddenly on  November 23, 2015. Read more

LTE Failover - Your Business Always On, Always Safe, Always Secure
November 17, 2015
By Benjamin Hall - Atlas Gentech Data Account Manager
As more businesses move their IT infrastructure to the cloud; connectivity (access) becomes that much more important.  The widespread availability of services like VDSL and UFB has resulted in faster and cheaper access services. These cost savings and increased productivity lead to higher profitability for businesses.  But what happens when during business hours when connectivity is lost?. Read more

Huawei's High-Performance Storage Solution gets the Milestone Certification
October 30, 2015
Milestone recently tested the OceanStor 2800 V3 storage and expansion chassis which resulted in the storage system receiving the Milestone Certification for compatiability with the Milestone XProtect® open platform video management software. Read more

Advanced Security WINS the 2015 Paradox Flying 5000 Go Karts
October 21, 2015
The Annual Flying 5000 sponsored by Paradox was held on October 21 at Supa Karts raceway in Christchurch. Read more

Team Atlas Gentech WINS 2015 McLeans Island 6 Hour Blast Corporate Pro Section
October 17, 2015
Teams of Atlas Gentech took part in the annual 6 Hour Mountain Bike event held at McLeans Forest Park in Christchurch on October 17, 2015. This exciting mountain bike event is 6 hours of non-stop mountain biking action in a social atmosphere. Read more

Plantronics receives Frost & Sullivan 2015 Global Market Leadership Award
October 7, 2015
Company recognized for displaying strength and leadership in the contact centre and office headset category. Read more

CSD Inner Range footprint doubles as group sales climb towards $A100m
September 22, 2015
Inner Range and Central Security Distribution have doubled branch sizes on the East Coast, expanded into ACT and plan to move CSD’s WA branch, with sales for the group’s Australian operations on track to exceed $A100 million this financial year. Read more

Manage noise disruptions with audio communication tools
August 19, 2015
Digital developments are bringing about changes in the workplace, and as a result, employees’ expectations and behaviours are changing. New levels of noise are just one of the changes that have been introduced by new technologies in the work environment. Read more

WIN with Paradox Insight & Atlas Gentech
August 1, 2015
Win a chance to visit Paradox head office in November 2015 with Atlas Gentech by purcahsing Paradox Insight/HD77 complete systems. Read more

Atlas Gentech tops for Huawei
May 8, 2015
Altas Gentech has been named Huawei's Southern Pacific Region Excellent Partner for 2014 - just one year after gaining New Zealand distribution rights for Huawei's enterprise offerings. Read more

Introducing Leon Steyn as National Brand Manager
May 8, 2015
Atlas Gentech is pleased to announce the appointment of Leon Steyn as National Brand Manager - porfolio management of Ericsson-LG Enterprise. Read more

HID Mobile Access Roadshow 2015
April 10, 2015
HID Mobile Access securely enables staff to use their smartphones to enter buildings using NFC and/or Bluetooth. Find out more by joining Atlas Gentech & HID at the upcoming roadshows in Christchurch (28 April), Wellington (29 April) and Auckland (30 April). Read more

Think business, not tech in CFO pitches
March 2, 2015
The CFO is a crucial part of the executive team. Andrew Bannister, Huawei Enterprise New Zealand head of IT technology and strategy, offers advice on pitching IT projects to the executive who holds the purse strings. Read more

Lifesize on winning streak with enterprise video applications
January 15, 2015
Lifesize, a division of Logitech, has released two new icon video systems as well as updates to the Lifesize Cloud service, and has recently received a Frost & Sullivan award. Read more

Opening Hours during the Festive Season
December 22, 2014
Season's greetings from Atlas Gentech. We wish you a safe and happy holiday season. Read more

Paradox Insight Flying 5000 Go Karting Event
November 10, 2014
The Annual Paradox Flying 5000 go karting event took place on November 5. We had a full turnout and a night that was enjoyed by everyone that attended. Read more

Hikvision: Visiting the World's Largest Surveillance Manufacturer
October 22, 2014
Hikvision is the world’s largest video surveillance and electronic security manufacturer. It’s a towering achievement considering Hikvision didn’t make its first DVR until 2004. But what’s behind the company’s phenomenal success? Read more

Giant 6 Hour Blast Mountain Bike Event
October 18, 2014
Teams of Atlas Gentech took part in the annual 6 Hour Mountain Bike event held at McLeans Forest Park in Christchurch. This exciting mountain bike event is 6 hours of non-stop mountain biking action in a social atmosphere. Read more