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Uses sourcing data to put the squeeze on vendors.
Noble removed from IT to lead merger, Brugeaud promoted.
University CIOs look to provide the 'wow' factor.
South Australia promises imminent cloud policy 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Agencies demand more guidance.
 
Macquarie Uni names new CIO 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Perth tech leader lured to Sydney.
 
Qld IT exec’s parting barbs revealed 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Internal emails name fresh DSITIA CIO.
 
Westpac interim CIO resigns 
By Brett Winterford | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Group CIO yet to be appointed.
 
NSW Transport reveals infrastructure outsourcing timeline 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Two mega-deals due before the end of the year.
 
Doubts cast on Queensland's ICT Dashboard 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opposition, former Govt CIO say it can't be trusted.
 
ATCO outsources and folds IT shop into Wipro 
By Andrew Colley | Jul 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ten year deal gives Wipro a beachhead in Perth's oil and gas sector.
 
Stevens retires as IBM Aus/NZ boss 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Successor identified.
 
Tiered rules proposed for mobile wallets, Bitcoin 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
FSI panel suggests graduated framework.
 
Queensland Treasury appoints inaugural CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Newfound emphasis on information management.
 
SA ICT board dodges review 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Not part of Jay Weatherill reforms.
 
Queensland Health to get new IT boss 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ray Brown sidelined.
 
WA opposition promises to appoint IT minister 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Labor fears IT mismanagement will push skills out of the state.
 
Qantas checks in with cloud computing 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Impressed with results of public cloud bake-off.
 
Crack team hired to probe Canberra's shared services plan 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former CIO poached to lead Federal Government initiative.
 
Airservices abolishes CIO role 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Merges tech with engineering.
 
Is the legacy of shared services holding WA back? 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor-General explains wariness towards central control.
 
Chinese censors add Microsoft, Yahoo to internet block lists 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Want to quell news of Hong Kong pro-democracy unrest.
 
Auditor puts big IT projects on notice 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco interception, DHS outsourcing on the watchlist.
 
Auditor unleashes scathing report on WA Govt IT 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tech problems aren't going away.
 
California passes bill for alternative currencies 
Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Revised currency law supports Bitcoin.
 
Westpac swaps Blackberry for Android 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bank arms staff with tech arsenal.
 
Former Qld Govt CIO joins IBRS 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Finds solace back in consulting.
 
NSW Govt sets out new technical standards for mobility 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Trials as-a-service contracts.
 
Agencies to become tech guinea pigs in NSW 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
New IT minister says innovation can't come from govt handouts.
 
Myer appoints its first CIO 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Loyalty program specialist poached from Australia Post.
 
Susan Sly gives up on the CIO game 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not enough 'appetite for business change'.
 
CSIRO staff to hold protest meetings over job cuts 
 
Warehouse fire forces Asos website offline 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Retailer stops orders after arson attack.
 
South Australian budget targets IT savings 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opts against significant investment.
 
Rio Tinto digs deeper for next big discovery 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ten-year long gradiometer build close to complete.
 
Asciano slims down IT team after outsourcing 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cloud shift creates redundancies.
 
Winning CommBank over to agile 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lisa Frazier reflects on a two-year journey.
 
Qld Government CIO opts for measured change 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Death of the mainframe “greatly overstated”, says Mills.
 
Yahoo7 swaps SQL for graph database 
By Penny Wolf | Jun 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Changes information architecture to improve user experience.
 
AIIA defends "justifiably" higher Aussie IT prices 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says changes to law would be anti-competitive.
 
CommBank announces new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Michael Harte's replacement named.
 
Infosys names new CEO 
Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Can former SAP exec halt staff exodus?
 
Jeff Smith quits Suncorp for IBM 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moves back to the US.
 
Intel loses challenge against $1.5bn EU fine 
Jun 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Court upholds anti-competition ruling.
 
Westpac appoints CIO of payments  
By Allie Coyne | Jun 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promotes another internal exec.
 
BoM poaches Finance exec as new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Finance loses another IT staple.
 
Govt urges tech sector to play to its strengths 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Seek out areas of competitive advantage'.
 
Qld pulls money out of CITEC 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Earnings forecast plummets ahead of divestment.
 
Google acquires satellite maker Skybox Imaging for $533m 
 
Dell Australia boss resigns 
By Steven Kiernan | Jun 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Replaced by Angela Fox.
 
AusPost confirms job cuts, IT team included 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: In pursuit of a modern, profitable future.
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