OAIC Canberra office down to two staff 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
McMillan details budget limbo.
 
Senate wind-up means OAIC will remain for now 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
But Govt still intent on closing office.
 
Information Commissioner signals 23 OAIC jobs at risk 
By Paris Cowan | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Increasing workload could leave privacy complaints unseen.
 
Information Commissioner out as privacy/FOI office shut down 
 
DFAT $715m upgrade wrestles with dying hardware 
By John Hilvert | Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
Mobile to feature in new strategy.
 
Aussies want mandatory data breach reporting: survey 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Will public opinion get a bill back into parliament?
 
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.
 
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.
 
Government agencies cold on BlackBerry 
By John Hilvert | Jun 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Decision shifts from security to end-user demand.
 
What to expect in IT for Budget 2013 
By John Hilvert | May 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Staffing, eHealth and cyber security investments may peak.
 
Govt remains secretive on $80k procurement threshold 
By John Hilvert | May 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
"Net benefit" document declared exempt under FOI.
 
Could geo-blocking be deemed anti-competitive? 
By John Hilvert | Mar 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Remedies from the IT price inquiry.
 
Feds to release 'big data' strategy 
By John Hilvert | Mar 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
A discussion paper on whole of government strategy to launch tomorrow.
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