SA Minister apologises for handling of rego systems outage 
By Paris Cowan | 20 hours ago | Comment Now 
Promises refunds for customers charged more than once.
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
NSW Transport’s mammoth SAP overhaul hits delays 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
IT team forced to deal with team, scope changes.
 
Inside the early days of Singapore's first privacy regime 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
NSW Corrective Services uses data to calculate risk of re-offending 
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Vic Coalition pledges $7m for IT to stop 'doctor-shopping' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
“Long-overdue” prescription monitoring system promised.
 
Zespri takes kiwi fruit production to the public cloud 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates SAP environment to Microsoft Azure.
 
SA Premier directs agencies to offer services online 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
"A modern public service should be paper-free".
 
Microsoft makes full .NET server-side core stack open source 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Enables .NET to run on Apple OS X and Linux.
 
Victorian Labor distances itself from Ultranet failure 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Puts alleged probity failures down to “individual actions”.
 
WA’s housing department hunts for a new CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants tech help to realise "ambitious vision".
 
Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
Defence CIO wrestles with credibility  
By John Hilvert | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Keeping promises in one of Australia's biggest tech shops.
 
Inside Telstra's Clayton data centre  
By Tony Yoo | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cisco and VMware clouds to reside in Clayton.
 
AHRC wasn't consulted on privacy commission merger 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Proposal ‘unworkable’ in current form.
 
Qld govt performance improving 'in spite of IT' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Public sector reform chief calls efforts “spectacularly unsuccessful”.
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Your bank
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
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Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
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