Human error caused Microsoft Azure outage 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Post-mortem analysis identifies gaps in deployment processes.
 
NSW Board of Studies forced to fork out for system outage 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
HSC markers compensated for lost time.
 
Data centre outage hits all Queensland hospitals 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Updated] CTO explains what happened.
 
Westpac’s Curran lures CBA men to new IT exec roles 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former stablemates will work together again.
 
Australia’s fintech landscape goes under the microscope 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
FSI panel recommends national digital identity, innovation committee.
 
Westpac offers fingerprint log-in for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
St George's iPhone, Samsung project expands across bank.
 
Swift, Fiserv to build Australia’s new payments platform 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Real-time processing promised under 12-year deal.
 
Service Stream welcomes new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ex-Westpac, Orica IT exec appointed.
 
Westpac hires SAP man as CTO 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Creates four new IT lead positions.
 
Building a better case for resilience 
Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to include IT and commercial consideration in your business resilience plan.
 
SA Minister apologises for handling of rego systems outage 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises refunds for customers charged more than once.
 
Tech start-ups battle it out for Westpac funding 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
House price prediction platform wins out.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
Debunking the innovation myth 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Banks don’t need chief innovation, data or digital officers, says Westpac’s Dave Curran. They’ve just got to get on with the job.
 
Westpac merges seven legacy wealth systems 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Celebrates completion of retail online banking migrations.
 
Meet FABACUS, Westpac's first computer 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
GE225 operators celebrate gold anniversary.
 
Cloud, big data propel bank CISOs into the boardroom 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
And this time, they are welcome.
 
Vic Govt agencies failing to patch, monitor access controls 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor-General calls on CIOs to focus on security.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
Woolies hires another former Westpac CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Spiteri follows his ex-boss to the retailer.
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