Defence given $48m buffer for distributed computing 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Total approved funding much higher than quoted.
Federal Govt changes IT shopping rules 
By John Hilvert | Jun 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Everything you need to know.
AGIMO updates terms of cloud supplier list 
By John Hilvert | Jun 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Suppliers subject to monthly reports.
Revealed: Government IT Deals in 2011 
By John Hilvert | Jan 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Top 25 buyers and IT suppliers of the year.
Time for full disclosure on Direct Sourcing 
By John Hilvert | Jan 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Comment: Agencies should have to publish their reasons for going direct.
Defence wedded to IBM infrastructure 
By John Hilvert | Jan 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Spends a further $347m without testing the market.
Finance responds to AusTender gripes 
By John Hilvert | Sep 21, 2011 | Comment Now 
One remedy already underway, others up for discussion.
Analysis: The strange logic of procurement rules 
By John Hilvert | Sep 7, 2011 | Comment Now 
Good, bad and ... ignored guidelines for government.
Comment: Five things I hate about AusTender 
By John Hilvert | Aug 31, 2011 | Comment Now 
Features that drag down an otherwise good resource.
Finance breaches own IT procurement rules 
By John Hilvert | Aug 16, 2011 | Comment Now 
Agrees to seven actionable items in internal audit.
Defence forced to revise printer tender 
By John Hilvert | Jul 22, 2011 | Comment Now 
Call for Canon printers breached Federal procurement guidelines.
Feds delay new procurement rules 
By John Hilvert | Jul 11, 2011 | Comment Now 
Department of Finance backs 'appropriate' direct procurement.
Tough rules loom for Government IT procurement 
Canberra to tighten procurement rules 
By John Hilvert | Apr 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
'Guidelines' to become 'rules'.
Health orders urgent review of IBM deal 
By Brett Winterford | Feb 23, 2011 | Comment Now 
Tender gives industry precious little time to respond.
NBN tenders are not secret: Conroy 
By Ben Grubb | Dec 29, 2009 | Comment Now 
Conroy denies 'secret' NBN tenders.
AusTender website goes live for SMBs 
By Fleur Doidge | Dec 11, 2003 | Comment Now 
The Federal government has launched a website it hopes will help Australian SMBs learn about and apply for government department and agency business online.
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