OAIC Canberra office down to two staff 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
McMillan details budget limbo.
 
Senate wind-up means OAIC will remain for now 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
But Govt still intent on closing office.
 
Lundy to stay in touch with tech beyond politics 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senator won't re-contest upper house seat.
 
Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Govt fails to win votes for NBN committee restructure 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Delays motion until next sitting session.
 
Coalition MPs kill FTTP bill for Tasmania 
 
Libs move to restructure NBN senate committee 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Want to overturn Labor, Greens majority.
 
US intelligence committee approves cybersecurity bill 
Jul 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gives tick to data sharing between public, private sectors.
 
Govt refuses to support data breach notification bill 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says legislation needs more work.
 
Senate extends life of NBN committee 
By Allie Coyne | May 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
‘Robust’ and ‘ongoing’ oversight approved.
 
NBN strategic review 'inaccurate, unreliable’, says Senate committee 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
But Coalition members decry "self-serving recommendations".
 
FBI investigating CIA/Senate hacking claims 
Mar 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Both parties claim foul-play.
 
WA Sport CIO looks forward to life without data centres 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes production to community cloud, dev and test to public cloud.
 
Labor attempts to force NBN fibre rollout in Tasmania 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Introduces new bill.
 
Comms Dept to shed up to 25 percent of workforce 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Union slams ‘appalling’ restructure.
 
Govt workers sign petition against Hobart IT job shift 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Federal staff lobby against DHS IT hub closure.
 
Human Services to cut 56 IT jobs 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Moves IT out of Hobart.
 
Qld agencies blowing out procurement costs 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
Few users of whole-of-gov system.
 
Photos: The 10 moods of Stephen Conroy 
Nov 29, 2013 | Comment Now 
Fresh into opposition and relishing every minute. The best of three hours of Senate hearings on the NBN, condensed into 10 frames.
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