Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Govt backed research body proposes big data for APS staff vetting  
By John Hilvert | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
But admits 'just because we can do it, does not mean we should'.
 
Govt dumps controversial Labor offshore cloud policy 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Complaints lead to removal of double ministerial sign-off.
 
Turnbull steps into data retention debate 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Brandis, Turnbull approach Telstra first for meeting.
 
Govt looks to dump ministerial sign-off for offshore cloud 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ex-Govt CIO welcomes the change.
 
Attorney General's new war on encrypted web services 
Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
How you might be forced to unlock seized packets.
 
Govt shifts ID verification system to Microsoft 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Signs $4.8 million deal with Oakton.
 
DFAT $715m upgrade wrestles with dying hardware 
By John Hilvert | Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
Mobile to feature in new strategy.
 
Treasury makes business case for iPads 
By John Hilvert | Sep 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
Also considering Windows options.
 
Meet Australia's new Attorney-General 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Expected to revisit data breach notification.
 
Government agencies compete for new CIO blood 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
CASA joins line to advertise for new IT head.
 
Technology lobbyists prepare for regime change 
By John Hilvert | Sep 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Analysis: Who's who in the IT lobbying game.
 
Attorney-General's CIO steps down 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Department looks for replacement.
 
Bridge Budapest: Hungarian startups cultivate ICT skills 
By John Hilvert | Aug 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Prezi, LogMeIn and Ustream pool resources to attract talent.
 
AG warns blocking metadata could mean more intrusive practices 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
Phone taps, bugs to substitute telco metadata?
 
Agency CIO questions new Fed cloud rules 
By John Hilvert | Jul 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
Onerous requirements make public cloud 'too hard'.
 
UK Govt pulls plug on large IT outsourcing deals 
By John Hilvert | Jul 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
New regime brings price pressure from small players.
 
Finance eyes new ceiling for cloud contracts 
By John Hilvert | Jul 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Data centre panel requirements slashed.
 
Centrelink reaps savings with mobile apps 
By John Hilvert | Jul 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Almost one million downloads in past year.
 
Govt policy requires two ministers for cloud storage sign-off 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Attorney General weighs in as cloud arbiter.
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