Service NSW to build whole-of-govt payments platform 
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Continues to consolidate state's back-office tech.
 
Auditor says hackers could cause trouble on NSW roads 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Roads and Maritime refutes vulnerability claims.
 
Adelaide Uni unshackles students from workstations 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Virtual apps respond to BYOD boom.
 
Sydney Trains CIO resigns 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Takes up new gig at SAI Global.
 
Qld to overhaul wi-fi in state schools 
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Classroom networks struggle with device boom.
 
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Getting ahead in a packed market.
 
Cost of NSW Education's LMBR to soar past $573m 
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Agency to plead for more funds to finish troubled rollout.
 
NSW Board of Studies forced to fork out for system outage 
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HSC markers compensated for lost time.
 
Drones to inspect NSW electricity infrastructure 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
TransGrid to modernise the ‘binoculars’ approach.
 
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.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
NSW Transport’s mammoth SAP overhaul hits delays 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT team forced to deal with team, scope changes.
 
NSW Corrective Services uses data to calculate risk of re-offending 
 
Victorian Labor distances itself from Ultranet failure 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Puts alleged probity failures down to “individual actions”.
 
BYOD in schools stirs up controversy in Qld 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to get tech in the classroom within a budget?
 
Universities size up big data opportunity 
By Trevor Clarke | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
What is Australia's tertiary sector offering tomorrow's data scientists?
 
It's time to rebrand IT 
By William Confalonieri | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Let’s make our name relevant before it make us irrelevant.
 
Vic Govt promises 3D printers for all state high schools 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Grants to "nurture scientific endeavour".
 
NSW Privacy Commissioner 'disappointed' by slow rate of progress 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Resourcing fails to grow despite agency pleading.
 
NSW wants to appoint a 'data broker' to drive reform 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Agency execs reveal what's top of their data wish-list.
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