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NSW to build whole-of-gov budget management system 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 23 hours ago | Comment Now 
Major IT build to corral divergent data sources.
 
Treasury goes to market for new ERP 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Will provide shared service to Bureau of Statistics.
 
CSIRO staff vote to begin industrial action 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Plan to dump non-scientific work from 30 April.
 
AGL restructure sees CIO depart 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Owen Coppage to leave after ten years.
 
Vic agencies avoiding scrutiny of IT spending: auditor 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Damning audit reveals annual costs estimate way off.
 
EY buys two Aussie analytics firms 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Acquisitions aimed at expanding technology practice.
 
IBM  teams up with Apple, J&J, Medtronic in health push 
 
Defence, Lockheed Martin deal sees 42 IT workers let go 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
128 listed for voluntary redundancy.
 
Rio Tinto to move IT systems to public cloud 
By Ry Crozier | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Partners with Accenture for major system shake-up.
 
Govt vetoes Centrelink payments system outsourcing 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Minister promises ISIS will stay in-house.
 
PayPal, eBay will stay interdependent for five years after split 
 
CSIRO beats Cisco in fight over logo 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Not that similar, trademark office finds.
 
David Jones ousts five IT execs in restructure 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
IT general manager, ops boss among those shown the door.
 
Yuile takes over as Nextgen boss 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Peter McGrath quietly vacates top job.
 
Wheels go round again at NSW tech department 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Finance and Services undergoes second restructure in less than 12 months.
 
Google, Microsoft admit to sending Aussie revenue to Singapore 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tech giants confirm being under ATO audit.
 
Tax inquiry frustrated by Apple stonewalling 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tech giants front parliamentary committee.
 
Sydney Airport Corporation gets a new tech chief 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Revives top IT role to drive digital focus.
 
PayPal appoints new Aussie boss 
By Brendon Foye | Apr 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Former American Express exec joins the payment giant.
 
Aussie banks dump Bitcoin traders 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Too risky to be a customer?
 
Digital Transformation Office lists its e-services demands  
By Paris Cowan | Apr 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
New Govt transactions will need to meet ‘standards’.
 
Microsoft mulls an open source Windows 
By Russell Brown | Apr 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Senior engineer spills the beans at ChefCon.
 
Turnbull kicks off hunt for new Govt tech tsar 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Looking for Canberra's top tech bureaucrat.
 
Google, Apple tax crackdown will fail without US support 
By Roman Lanis, Ross McClure | Apr 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Jurisdictional issues will limit success.
 
Teachers Mutual Bank elevates CIO to executive team 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Single customer view success earns promotion.
 
HP and Autonomy co-founder Lynch sue each other 
Apr 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Messy acquisition gets messier.
 
Immigration Department responds to G20 privacy breach 
 
Australian internet data usage breaks exabyte barrier 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fibre connections grew 94 percent in 2014.
 
Defence ordered by Govt to fix IT 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
But DSTO spared the knife.
 
Datacom swipes mega Health outsourcing deal from IBM 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wins $242 million federal government contract.
 
NBN napkin lists on eBay for $5000 
Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Exclusive: Rudd's former pilot lets go of long-held treasure.
 
Why CommBank’s Albert took so long 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Bank opens up on development journey.
 
CSC suspends ServiceMesh boss over CBA bribery scandal 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
Eric Pulier under internal investigation.
 
Researchers use Google algorithm to 'zoom in' to human cells 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
UNSW creates 'Google Maps' for the human body.
 
BlackBerry reports surprise profit 
Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Seeks to end revenue slide.
 
Australia's tax system under pressure from GST-free online goods 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Commonwealth, states can't agree on lowering threshold.
 
Second CommBank IT exec charged in bribery scandal 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
To appear in court next week.
 
Baird promises $300m for e-health in NSW 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pre-election pledges arrive ahead of Saturday vote.
 
PayPal to pay $9.8m in US sanctions case 
Mar 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Settles with US Treasury.
 
ServiceFirst staff walk off job in outsourcing protest 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Aim to stop contract being signed.
 
MyState appoints KPMG IT exec to lead tech 
By Penny Wolf | Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tassie bank snaps up Paul Moss to help innovate.
 
Veteran Reject Shop CIO takes his leave 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will depart after 14 years.
 
WA Police to transform IT with as-a-service 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Major new strategy revealed.
 
ATO in $453m fight over Optus sale 
Mar 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
C&W claims 'error in tax law' meant it paid too much.
 
How a 50c fan pushed Teachers Mutual Bank to active-active 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Core banking outage forces data centre overhaul.
 
White House poaches Facebook engineering boss as new IT director 
Mar 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Role created to overhaul IT infrastructure.
 
ATO to kill off e-Tax 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Veteran software to be replaced by more modern myTax.
 
Britain brings in 'Google Tax' aimed at multinationals 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Death of the Double Irish sought.
 
Target US agrees to pay $13m to settle data breach lawsuit 
Mar 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fallout from theft of customer details.
 
CenITex outsourcing put on hold 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Restructure sees Mailes depart.
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