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Myer trials ‘The Hub’ in-store omni-channel centre 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 5 hours ago | Comment Now 
One-stop services shop.
 
Qld govt criticised for ignoring costly health IT risks 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 7 hours ago | Comment Now 
Auditor slams ‘announce now, plan later’ health policy.
 
ACS chief steps down 
By Andrew Colley | 1 day 23 hours ago | Comment Now 
Patterson moves on after developing three-year plan.
 
Telstra unveils $112m Sydney HQ revamp 
By Allie Coyne, Andrew Colley | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Redesign aimed at better customer service.
 
ABS needs more Govt cash to upgrade old IT 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Stats boss argues system instability needs to be addressed.
 
CommBank unveils tech-equipped innovation lab 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Still no launch date for Albert.
 
SAP partners with IBM to accelerate HANA cloud 
By Penny Wolf, William Maher | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Available via SoftLayer DCs in Sydney, Melbourne.
 
Federal Govt IT audit to be finished this year 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Deadline also looming for e-government strategy.
 
Woolies hires another former Westpac CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Spiteri follows his ex-boss to the retailer.
 
Dave Curran: Dancing about architecture 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Westpac CIO wants to turn banking systems on their head.
 
Macquarie Group CIO exits the company 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Exclusive: One of the industry's toughest jobs up for grabs.
 
Tech entrepreneur to lead CSIRO  
By Penny Wolf | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Brings mix of technology, management and science skills.
 
State CIOs get preview of SA Govt cloud policy this month 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Chance to give their two cents.
 
IT can reverse manufacturing's decline: CSIRO 
By Penny Wolf | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Research highlights data silos, manual handling as hurdles.
 
Federal Govt locks in ‘cloud first’ stance 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Coalition cloud policy released.
 
Service Stream CIO departs for UXC 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former utilities chief tasked with integration of acquired IT businesses.
 
Changing of the guard at Newcrest Mining 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former IT staff form their own consultancy.
 
Arrow Energy seeks new CIO 
Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants rare mix of tech strategy and oil and gas experience.
 
NSW Govt data cube to encourage 'citizen auditors' for spending 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
But can the state walk the transparency talk?
 
eBay to split out PayPal into a separate business 
Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Executives change their minds on separation.
 
Grooveshark found to have infringed record labels' copyright 
 
Australian Privacy Foundation to lose long-term chair 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Clarke departs after eight years at the helm.
 
Victorian govt IT subject to three-year rolling review   
By Paris Cowan | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
‘Digital dashboard’ to step up scrutiny.
 
Domain does DevOps 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
And they’re doing it on .NET.
 
Winner takes all in revised CenITex outsourcing  
By Paris Cowan | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bidding to be re-opened to the full market.
 
Rio Tinto's big data play delivers promised ore 
Returns trickle in from long-term technology investment.
 
Victoria appoints privacy and data protection commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Familiar face to fill new role.
 
CenITex finances recover as agency prepares to shut down 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Closure set for '18 to 24 months’.
 
IBM releases Watson Analytics beta for businesses 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Features natural language queries.
 
Parliament urges Qld Govt to recruit privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Position remains vacant after nearly three years.
 
NSW Ambulance farewells 15-year IT veteran 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Kicks off recruitment for new CIO.
 
Former finance CIOs find favour in start-up land 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Anne Weatherston, David Gee join new ventures.
 
How DB Schenker restored the reputation of its IT team 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Logistics company looks for deeper partnerships with IT clients.
 
Infosys in at BP Australia via global consulting deal  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Learns management system down under.
 
Google's Megan Smith confirmed as White House CTO 
Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Putting tech vision into service of the US public.
 
NSW Govt to recognise interstate procurement creds 
 
ALRC drops safe harbour from proposed privacy law 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online intermediaries encouraged to act against breaches.
 
CIO exits as Coles steps up offshoring 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Engages Accenture in Manila; staff to learn of their fate today.
 
Qld Govt to split CITEC in half before sale  
 
Qld Govt applies ICT-as-a-service mandate to 1WS 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Landmark building to be 'a showpiece for the future'.
 
Tasmanian Govt cuts ICT fund 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
$28m tech piggybank falls in first budget.
 
IT chief brings lessons from Qld's payroll pain to NSW 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
NSW Health CIO makes his first address to industry.
 
ASIC backs licenses for IT suppliers serving financial markets 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promotes minimum IT and DR standards.
 
Qld Health hires short-term CIO, CTO 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ray Brown leaves after five years at IT helm.
 
US Govt CTO steps down for Silicon Valley role 
Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will help recruit talent into government.
 
NT tech minister stands down over gay slur 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tollner moves to the backbench.
 
WorleyParsons CIO warns his peers to 'mind the gap' 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls on IT professionals to change the conversation.
 
Jeff Smith appointed IBM global CIO 
By Brett Winterford, Allie Coyne | Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former Suncorp CIO to lead Big Blue IT.
 
Sydney Trains chief thinks beyond Opal 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Plots app to help you find a seat on the train.
 
S Central boss to stand trial for deception 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
ASIC brings charges against Mavridis.
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