Defacto Aus Govt CIO leaves after six months 
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Rosemary Deininger to take on new Canberra role.
 
Govt invites tenders for $20m apprenticeships system 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Upgrade expected to reap $93 million in savings.
 
NSW Govt issues telco procurement demands 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Agency purchases must comply with new standards.
 
Finance floats whole-of-govt cloud email, desktop buying scheme 
 
Winner takes all in revised CenITex outsourcing  
By Paris Cowan | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bidding to be re-opened to the full market.
 
NSW Govt to recognise interstate procurement creds 
 
NSW Govt to scrutinise all telco deals over $100k 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ups the ante on agency procurement practices.
 
NSW agencies open ERP standards to vendors 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Creating a level playing field for procurement.
 
Qld Govt launches cloud infrastructure panel 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
First three suppliers signed up by the ‘cloud-first’ state.
 
Federal Govt unveils cloud services panel terms 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
But cloud market is not mature enough to make it mandatory.
 
Finance to launch revised whole-of-govt hardware panel 
 
ANZ banks on universities for tech R&D 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Uses sourcing data to put the squeeze on vendors.
 
IBM, NEC picked for major NSW Transport deals 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Final contract negotiations begin.
 
NSW Transport reveals infrastructure outsourcing timeline 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two mega-deals due before the end of the year.
 
Govt appoints first partners to new data centre panel 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
New arrangements focus on services over leases.
 
Finance advises on how to avoid ‘big brother’ effect  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commonwealth issues ethical guidelines for data analytics.
 
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.
 
Auditor-General slams Victorian bus GPS tender 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Begs transport agencies to work together on IT.
 
Govt lays groundwork for shared services, job cuts 
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