Betting all his chips on big data 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Kel Telford is taking on digital disruptors with one arm tied behind his back.
 
Aussie miners slapped over 'data mining' in WA 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
WA govt moves to create even playing field.
 
Rio Tinto exec takes out Industrial CIO of the Year 
 
Disrupting the disruptors 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Keeping up with emerging business models makes Seek stronger, says digital chief Michael Ilczynski.
 
Optus enters data analytics market 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will offer consumer intelligence collected from free wi-fi.
 
US big data privacy bill gains bipartisan support 
By Roberta Rampton | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
White House continues push for national data breach notification laws.
 
Woodside lays out major tech strategy 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Invests in remote operations, analytics, innovation hub.
 
Rio Tinto talks up autonomous trucks, innovation cred 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
'We're decades ahead of Google'.
 
Step-by-step: preparing your business for big data 
By David Gee | Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] David Gee offers his practical tips.
 
Rio Tinto looks for CIO to lead iron ore tech 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
IT critical to growth strategy.
 
Is 2015 your chance to reinvent yourself? 
By David Gee | Jan 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Consider targeting your skills to the hot trends.
 
The Fitbit detectives that could be using your data in court 
By David Glance | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Will the law catch up with wearables and lifestyle tracking?
 
CSIRO chief joins Rio Tinto board 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tech experience makes her 'great fit' for miner.
 
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?
 
Inside Barclays and CommBank's open source collaboration 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Using people power to drive down the costs of big data analytics.
 
Images: the next frontier in data analytics? 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Barclay’s global data chief says we’re still at the starting line.
 
Cloud, big data propel bank CISOs into the boardroom 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
And this time, they are welcome.
 
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.
 
Deakin University to use machine learning for student support 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
As ANZ Bank's Watson-powered insurance experiment goes live.
 
Rio Tinto's big data play delivers promised ore 
Returns trickle in from long-term technology investment.
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