Why the Govt's $80k procurement threshold should be scrapped 
By John Hilvert | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Exemptions make a mockery of the rule.
 
DFAT puts Fujitsu SATIN support deal up for grabs 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
First piece of $216m ICN work goes public.
 
DFAT upgrades ageing web server for passports system 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Playing catch-up on security.
 
Commonwealth IT systems vulnerable to external attack 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Agencies complain of resource constraints.
 
Tenders called for $216m DFAT network replacement 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ageing infrastructure failing to meet modern demands.
 
DFAT flags IT job losses from AusAID merger 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 21, 2013 | Comment Now 
Updated: Less staff required once systems integration complete.
 
DFAT $715m upgrade wrestles with dying hardware 
By John Hilvert | Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
Mobile to feature in new strategy.
 
DFAT embarks on major SATIN upgrade 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
$216 million project gets underway.
 
Treasury makes business case for iPads 
By John Hilvert | Sep 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
Also considering Windows options.
 
Technology lobbyists prepare for regime change 
By John Hilvert | Sep 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Analysis: Who's who in the IT lobbying game.
 
Bridge Budapest: Hungarian startups cultivate ICT skills 
By John Hilvert | Aug 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Prezi, LogMeIn and Ustream pool resources to attract talent.
 
Agency CIO questions new Fed cloud rules 
By John Hilvert | Jul 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
Onerous requirements make public cloud 'too hard'.
 
UK Govt pulls plug on large IT outsourcing deals 
By John Hilvert | Jul 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
New regime brings price pressure from small players.
 
Finance eyes new ceiling for cloud contracts 
By John Hilvert | Jul 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Data centre panel requirements slashed.
 
Centrelink reaps savings with mobile apps 
By John Hilvert | Jul 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Almost one million downloads in past year.
 
DFAT satisfied with Passports system 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Hardware crash took site offline for a week.
 
DSD to coordinate new Cyber Security Centre 
By John Hilvert | Jun 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Defends intelligence work in light of PRISM.
 
DSD to coordinate new Cyber Security Centre 
By John Hilvert | Jun 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Defends intelligence work in light of PRISM.
 
Passports website enters second day of downtime 
By Charis Palmer | Jun 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
DFAT cites 'technical difficulties'.
 
Government agencies cold on BlackBerry 
By John Hilvert | Jun 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Decision shifts from security to end-user demand.
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