Strategy

Reacts to current tension.
Aims for flexibility, agility and risk in IT developments.
Project methodology spreads across the business.
Myer CIO named retailer's new chief executive 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Richard Umbers to lead data-driven retail strategy.
 
US to enforce net neutrality 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
New rules ban discrimination and charging for priority access.
 
AusPost not threatened by eBay, Woolies match-up 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Hopes for ecommerce boost amid revenue woes.
 
Melbourne IT spends $15m to buy UberGlobal 
By William Maher | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Adds 70,000 customers as part of deal.
 
Toll Group to go Google 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Poaches Woolworths project manager.
 
Grant Taylor resigns as Kathmandu CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Takes on new adventure as big boss of homewares chain.
 
Veteran Village Roadshow CIO resigns 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Ends 17-year career with media giant.
 
Late metrics reveal Canberra’s IT spending dive 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Total outlay dropped by $661 million.
 
Photos: How Thodey transformed Telstra 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
From turbulent Trujillo to Australia's leading telco.
 
Apple poaching auto engineers to build battery division 
Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Battery developer files lawsuit.
 
Google opposes global search powers for US law enforcement 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fears feds hacking computers and facilities overseas.
 
WA unveils open data policy 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
The west catches up with information transparency bandwagon.
 
DHL to load test IT systems at $120m Sydney campus 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Head of IT lays out DHL's strategy.
 
Infosys buys automation company for $257m 
Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Panaya to free staff from testing, upgrades.
 
Labor gives qualified support for data retention bill 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Demands costs of bill be made public.
 
Qld drops IT from ministerial title 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Enoch given responsibility for science and innovation.
 
Feds launch whole-of-govt cloud panel 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
First 49 vendors added to beefed-up buying scheme.
 
Former ANZ CIO lands at Energy Australia 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Takes on top tech role.
 
Photos: The 2015 iTnews Benchmark Awards  
By Allie Coyne | Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
The best of the best are crowned at the CIO Strategy Summit.
 
Toyota IT tackles 'agile' analytics 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud, integration software drive internal change.
 
Meet the 2015 CIO of the year 
Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Top prize awarded to big bet on banking tech.
 
Bhatia wins Retail CIO of the Year for Ryvuss search engine 
Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Gamble to build own engine pays off.
 
Rio Tinto exec takes out Industrial CIO of the Year 
 
ING Direct tech chief named Finance CIO of the Year 
Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Awarded for Zero Touch project.
 
Human Services CIO wins Benchmark for myGov 
Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Ambitious vision takes out tough category.
 
Apple makes history as market value closes above $899bn 
Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Announces big solar power deal.
 
DFAT urged to update Smartraveller service 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Traveller registration system “poorly utilised”, “unreliable”.
 
News Corp turns attention to cloud 'glue' 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
'Mind the gap' and performance teams augment technology.
 
NT appoints new IT minister 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cabinet reshuffle sees tech removed from chief minister.
 
Telstra opens first public API to developers 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Start of something big.
 
Microsoft, Samsung settle patent fee fight 
 
SEC probes suspicious BlackBerry stock trading  
Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spike on day of Samsung takeover report.
 
NSW Trade and Investment names Kennedy's replacement 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Former DiData CIO appointed.
 
Ex-Telstra CIO lands at Royal Bank of Scotland 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Prepares to tackle troublesome IT environment.
 
VMware tech chief named US govt CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tony Scott joins the White House.
 
TPG's cloud arm wins small victory in stolen data lawsuit 
 
Arrow Energy lures Vale IT boss to be new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Davies appointed to vacant role.
 
Woodside lays out major tech strategy 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Invests in remote operations, analytics, innovation hub.
 
Victoria Police CIO lays the foundations for change 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Does the force even need to replace LEAP?
 
Victoria Police signs massive IT outsourcing deal 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Years of work reforming partnerships reap results.
 
Village Roadshow boosts donations amidst copyright crackdown 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
AEC lists contributions to political parties.
 
Westpac promotes CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Elevates technology to answer into CEO.
 
SA govt CIO ousted in executive reshuffle 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Office of the CIO dissolved.
 
NSW Trade & Investment sends DR to AWS 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Inks infrastructure-as-a-service deal with ASG Group.
 
IBM denies plans to cut 112k jobs 
Jan 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
But admits to further restructuring.
 
Turnbull’s dept snags digital delivery from Finance 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customer service tech finds a new home in Canberra.
 
eBay to cut 2400 jobs, explore sale of enterprise unit 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Prepares to spin off PayPal.
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