Defence CTO moves toward two-speed IT 
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Aims for flexibility, agility and risk in IT developments.
 
Australia's $600m air systems overhaul likely to go to Thales 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Handed 'advanced work' for landmark merger.
 
Defence satellite upgrade added to trouble list 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Comms enhancement five years behind schedule.
 
Late metrics reveal Canberra’s IT spending dive 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Total outlay dropped by $661 million.
 
Defence ehealth blowout scrutinised by auditor 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Studies how a $56m project ballooned to $133m.
 
Running an IT shop in a combat zone 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 28, 2015 | Comment Now 
Meet Australia’s IT boots on the ground in the Middle East.
 
Turnbull’s dept snags digital delivery from Finance 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customer service tech finds a new home in Canberra.
 
SA govt finalises $525m telco panel 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Three-year market testing returns deal to same six suppliers.
 
Tasmania to overhaul authentication in new network deal 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tendering to start ‘very soon’.
 
Immigration, Customs restructure IT leadership 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customs CIO promoted into transformation role.
 
Coalition lagging on key IT strategies 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
No action on whole-of-gov policy in over a year.
 
Qld to overhaul wi-fi in state schools 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Classroom networks struggle with device boom.
 
NSW ServiceFirst to outsource to Infosys, Unisys 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Onshore/offshore split still to be nutted out.
 
Finalists named for iTnews Govt CIO of the year  
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Three CIOs rise to the top to battle for the top prize.
 
Cost of NSW Education's LMBR to soar past $573m 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Agency to plead for more funds to finish troubled rollout.
 
Tax Office to overhaul data and analytics strategy 
By Penny Wolf | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Whole-of-gov buying scheme on way.
 
South Australian IT projects run $90m over budget 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Report reveals that Cabinet considered dumping EPAS.
 
Transport for NSW opens network services mega-tender 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Full steam ahead in outsourcing overhaul.
 
Prime Minister’s department to set up its own MOOC 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes a fresh approach to training public servants.
 
Aus Govt CTO readies cloud email, desktop services 
By John Hilvert | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Scoping study is in, approach to market coming.
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