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Sue Coulter to lead CUA’s IT.
Less than three months into the role.
Can’t shake the LCC lure.
Schiavello CIO moves into public service 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Named CIO for new Vic govt body.
 
Commonwealth Bank suffers nationwide IT outage 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Update: Switch failure causes day of grief.
 
Peter Grant exits Qld government 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Former CIO calls it quits.
 
Expansion of mass FBI biometrics database raises concerns 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Facial recognition of innocent people.
 
CSIRO prepares to cut another 300 jobs 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Up to 700 to go in a year.
 
WA Health ordered to hire CIO "as soon as possible"  
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Parliamentary committee decries IT governance.
 
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By Joshua Drummond | Apr 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
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Rio Tinto's BI strategy, as leaked by Microsoft 
Apr 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wipro builds SQL-based data warehouse.
 
Businesslink dodges dissolution 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Long-running review hands in recommendations.
 
Banks call for end to regulatory burden on technology 
 
CIO leaves Macquarie Uni 
Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes up new role at IT not-for-profit.
 
Westpac promotes CIOs for retail, core banking 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeks candidates for three new tech leadership positions.
 
ANZ CIO steps down 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Search is on to find a replacement.
 
Mozilla chief stands down over donation furore 
 
Should social media be regulated during election campaigns? 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victorian Parliament to investigate accountability on the web.
 
Microsoft strengthens .NET open source credentials 
 
Westpac offers IT scholarship program 
Apr 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Part of $100 million 'Bicentennial Foundation'.
 
NSW IT outsourcing could expand beyond ServiceFirst 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Govt clients bail ahead of private sector handover.
 
NSW govt names new ICT advisory panel chair 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tech brains trust refreshed.
 
Bulletproof trials 'cloud-only' IPv5 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Begins IP Freely project.
 
Qld govt cuts IT workforce by a quarter 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest staffing figures released.
 
SP AusNet ditches shared IT services 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Brings into internal division.
 
Law Reform Commission proposes a ‘right to be deleted’ 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Suggests amendment to Privacy Act.
 
Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe to stand trial over wage cartel 
 
'Safe harbour' for Facebook, Google proposed for Aus privacy law 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
ALRC offers sneak peek of unreleased recommendations.
 
Big business culture leading to big data failure 
By Tiberio Caetano | Mar 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cultural, operational shift required.
 
ATO looks to tech to combat staff cuts 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to maintain service standards?
 
IT targeted in Geoscience Australia redundancy drive 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looking for more redundancy volunteers.
 
Gaming CIOs place bets on mobility 
By Brian Corrigan | Mar 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Focus on data to improve punter engagement.
 
Facebook to buy Oculus VR for $2bn 
Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
First hardware deal.
 
Dotcom's Melbourne middleman faces ASIC charges 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dubious shareholder in NZX reverse listing.
 
US taxman says Bitcoin is property 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will the ATO follow?
 
NT dumps $70m asset management replacement 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Minister says govt 'might as well have burnt the cash'.
 
How Facebook avoided Google's fate in talent poaching class action 
Mar 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Told rivals it would continue to hire their staff.
 
Jetstar CIO disembarks 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Successor named.
 
How COTS became Australia's default software setting   
By Brian Corrigan | Mar 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Can off the shelf software meet customer expectations?
 
IIA shuts down 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Comms Alliance takes over operations.
 
Hills pegs future with Windows, Azure  
By Andrew Colley | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Android, iPhone users hung out to dry.
 
Tech giants' wage cartel went beyond Silicon Valley 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Widespread agreement to drive down salaries.
 
Turkey cuts off Twitter access ahead of local elections 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
PM under fire over social media.
 
ATO to reform IT contractor procurement 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rethinks $36m panel.
 
IT procurement left out of red tape repeal day 
By John Hilvert | Mar 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
But AIIA bullish about reforms.
 
Comms Dept studies alternatives to ‘spill and fill’ staff cuts 
 
The search for the software defined network 
By Tony Yoo | Mar 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
The perfect cloud is almost with us.
 
Former parliamentarian joins Vic IT leadership team 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Grantly Mailes names five deputies.
 
NSW CIOs made gatekeepers to IT funding 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Business cases to be scrutinised by public sector peers.
 
DevOps and hard decisions 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australia on the path to continuous delivery (Pt 2).
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