Vic DHS appoints analyst as new CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hodgkinson returns to state government.
 
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.
 
Centrelink IT hindering welfare reform: Minister  
By Paris Cowan | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Andrews puts $1b replacement on the 2015 budget agenda.
 
The question every Aussie should ask at Dreamforce 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Where is our data centre?
 
Google to build $870m free-cooled Dutch data centre 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Netherlands shaping as a data centre hub.
 
DHS works to fix aged care processing glitch 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Staff forced to manually generate advice.
 
Canberra Data Centres goes national 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes up space with Digital Realty.
 
The big winners from Defence’s back-office IT refresh 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: The full list of subcontractors.
 
NEC wins Defence data centre migration work 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
As subcontractor to $800m Defence contract with Lockheed Martin.
 
US telco linked with Rackspace sale 
Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
CenturyLink tapped as potential owner.
 
SITA switches data centre over to Telstra 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates facility over a weekend.
 
Former Minister plans data centre at scrapped Fairfax plant 
By Steven Kiernan | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tullamarine facility earmarked for server racks.
 
IBM launches SoftLayer cloud in Melbourne, Sydney 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Melbourne live next month, Sydney to follow.
 
DHS connects myGov to AusPost's Digital Mailbox 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rival's collapse works out well for AusPost.
 
Human Services extends mainframe software contract 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pays $35m for another three years of ageing software.
 
Why the Govt shouldn’t outsource Medicare payments 
By David Havyatt | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] Don’t fragment the foundation.
 
Govt to offload processing of Medicare payments 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants private sector to shoulder the IT burden.
 
Call for papers: Australian Data Centre Strategy Summit 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Announcing our key themes for 2015.
 
myGov struggles under tax return load 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Citizens locked out of lodgements.
 
Auditor puts big IT projects on notice 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco interception, DHS outsourcing on the watchlist.
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