Day-long outage for Westpac online banking 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Maintenance issues force system offline.
 
CommBank resurrects CISO role 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Cyber security chief gains new title.
 
Telstra power outage downs BigPond services 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Internet down for four hours.
 
Verizon enterprise cloud plans 48 hour outage 
By Penny Wolf | Jan 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Company leaves customers with no options.
 
Buggy code update triggers Bing, Yahoo outage 
Jan 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Siri and Cortana also affected.
 
PlayStation Network back online after four-day outage 
Dec 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sony gradually restores sabotaged services.
 
Lizard Squad claims credit for PSN, Xbox outage 
Dec 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Services down over Christmas gaming peak.
 
Human error caused Microsoft Azure outage 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 18, 2014 | 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.
 
CommBank’s head of IT operations steps down 
 
Data centre outage hits all Queensland hospitals 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Updated] CTO explains what happened.
 
CommBank processes PEXA's first property settlement 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aims to replace legacy paper-based approach.
 
Australia’s fintech landscape goes under the microscope 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
FSI panel recommends national digital identity, innovation committee.
 
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.
 
ME Bank appoints young gun as CIO 
Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mark Gay replaces Kathryn Hawkins.
 
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.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
Technology Trends in Banking 
Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Technology Trends in Banking - a Benchmark Report.
 
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.
 
Sterrenberg takes lessons from CBA for Centrelink IT overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human Services reveals the depths of its IT woes.
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







   |   View results
Your bank
  36%
 
Your insurance company
  5%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  9%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  4%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  18%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  7%
TOTAL VOTES: 2913

Vote
Do you support the abolition of the Office of the Information Commissioner?

   |   View results
I support shutting down the OAIC.
  27%
 
I DON'T support shutting the OAIC.
  73%
TOTAL VOTES: 905

Vote