Universities size up big data opportunity 
By Trevor Clarke | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
What is Australia's tertiary sector offering tomorrow's data scientists?
 
It's time to rebrand IT 
By William Confalonieri | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Let’s make our name relevant before it make us irrelevant.
 
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak joins UTS 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes up adjunct professor role.
 
Big data needs big brains 
By Justin Warren | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Data can help provide better answers, assuming we're asking it the right questions.
 
Southern Cross Uni signs Huawei for high-speed makeover 
 
Tech entrepreneur to lead CSIRO  
By Penny Wolf | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Brings mix of technology, management and science skills.
 
‘Frankenstein’ robots merge rat brain, human eye at QUT 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Researchers aim to create better navigation software.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Nikoletatos named CIO of La Trobe University 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
National tour of universities almost complete.
 
UNSW robots win world football RoboCup 
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Germany not as successful at non-human football.
 
Macquarie Uni names new CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Perth tech leader lured to Sydney.
 
Swinburne downs systems for major kit upgrade 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Replaces network, identity management; plots cloud.
 
'Nearly unbreakable' crypto modeled off human body    
By Darren Pauli | Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Generates unlimited number of keys, cuts out noise.
 
CIO leaves Macquarie Uni 
Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes up new role at IT not-for-profit.
 
Rio Tinto brings big data to copper, coal mines 
Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
First major expansion of the Mine of the Future program.
 
UK admissions authority makes millions selling student data 
By Doug Drinkwater | Mar 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sells student data to advertisers and mobile phone companies.
 
Meet the CIO of the Year 
Feb 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Top prize awarded at the CIO Strategy Summit.
 
Deakin tech leader wins Education CIO of the Year 
Feb 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
CIO makes life a breeze for 47,000 students.
 
Why are Aussie students dropping out of IT courses? 
 
BHP, Rio Tinto digitise iron ore shipping paperwork 
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