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NBN Co delays copper disconnections in 58 areas 
By Allie Coyne | 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Some areas pushed back by up to two months.
 
RBS reaches settlement to use finance software 
13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Settles lawsuit after judge blocked use.
 
Turnbull picks 3.5GHz for metro NBN spectrum gap 
By Allie Coyne | 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
Works to fix 80,000 premises shortfall.
 
iiNet revenue passes $1 billion 
By Allie Coyne | 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Attributes return to organic growth after acquisitions.
 
Heartbleed behind massive healthcare data breach 
By Juha Saarinen | 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Juniper device was vulnerable.
 
Vodafone boss labels NBN payments to Telstra ‘outrageous’ 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Pushes for 'level playing field'.
 
Qld Justice to equip workplace inspectors with Windows tablets 
 
Vodafone picks Ericsson to rebuild core network 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Bids to be first with voice over 4G.
 
Labor NBN panel member rejects Scales review 
By Rod Tucker | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
[Opinion] In support of a FTTP NBN.
 
NSW Government builds identity management hub 
By Allie Coyne, Steven Kiernan | 1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Aims for single sign-on for all NSW Government staff.
 
Telstra targeted in late fees class action  
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Lawyers lobby customers to get on board.
 
SA Health confirms legal spat with Allscripts 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Claim and counter-claim over EPAS billing module delays.
 
Steve Ballmer decamps Microsoft board 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Swaps board for basketball.
 
British spy agency attempts mammoth hack 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Intelligence agency scans computers in 27 countries.
 
BlackBerry moves QNX, patents into new business unit 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Puts focus on 'innovative technology'.
 
US auto regulator pushes wireless transmitters for car safety 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Wants life-saving technology made mandatory.
 
Google adds Mesosphere clusters to Cloud Platform 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Kubernetes for Mesos now available.
 
Why the Weather Bureau’s new supercomputer is a 'gamechanger' 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
IT transformation starts to reap results.
 
Azure users hit by worldwide outage 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Microsoft struggles to bring ten services online.
 
State government cyber defences “patchy” says ASD chief 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Four mitigation strategies prevent 85 percent of intrusions.
 
Chinese hackers steal hospital patient's personal data 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Millions of US social security numbers stolen.
 
DHS connects myGov to AusPost's Digital Mailbox 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Rival's collapse works out well for AusPost.
 
Russian politician's son denied bail over alleged hack 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Case continues to sour international relations.
 
Sydney Trains chief thinks beyond Opal 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Plots app to help you find a seat on the train.
 
DFAT puts Fujitsu SATIN support deal up for grabs 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
First piece of $216m ICN work goes public.
 
Microsoft yanks blue screen of death Windows patch 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Tells customers to uninstall updates.
 
Apple onshores China customers’ personal data 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Denies risk to user’s privacy.
 
NSW Govt data centres on track to be Australia's greenest 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Assessment towards five-star NABERS rating starts today.
 
Spy watchdog needs more resources to monitor new powers 
 
NSW Govt to scrutinise all telco deals over $100k 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Ups the ante on agency procurement practices.
 
Infor has Salesforce in its sights with latest acquisition 
By Penny Wolf | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Saleslogix purchase rounds out CRM footprint.
 
NSW Police, courts to exchange warrants within minutes 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Attorney-General claims NSW is first to digitise end-to-end.
 
Cisco restructuring to cost $751 million 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Up to $375 million to be recognised in the first quarter.
 
Coles adopts RANGEme network for small buyers 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
SMEs gain access to Coles buying team.
 
Human Services extends mainframe software contract 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pays $35m for another three years of ageing software.
 
Data retention 'not a significant issue' for Telstra 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco makes first public comments on proposed scheme.
 
Telstra hits 16 million mobile users, reports $4.3bn profit 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Signs NBN framework for revised agreements.
 
Cisco to cut 6000 jobs as sales decline 
Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Third round of layoffs in as many years.
 
Optus restructuring drags down net profit 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Workforce transformation hits bottom line.
 
Sydney Trains signs $35m outsourcing deal with HCL 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Application support and maintenance.
 
Global internet outages caused by routing table spike 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Network routers hit capacity limits.
 
Ex NBN Co directors, CEO hit out at KordaMentha review 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Review finds Board lacked "the right mix of skills”.
 
Coding error sends Exetel users rejection notices 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
For service applications many years old.
 
Vocus spends $11.7m to buy ASG's Perth data centre  
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
ASG exits data centre business early.
 
Carsales debuts new classifieds site Pitchi 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Video targets enterpreneurial millenials.
 
Melbourne mall uses iBeacon to promote shopping offers 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shoppers delivered promotions to mobile device.
 
Microsoft plugs critical IE vulnerabilities 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
XI = 0 for the first time.
 
Apple readies HealthKit rollout amid tangled regulatory web 
Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
In discussions with health providers.
 
Obama hires tech team to improve websites after HealthCare.gov debacle 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Appoints ex Google website manager as lead.
 
Telstra buys Silicon Valley video streaming company Ooyala 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gets full ownership for $357 million.
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