The Australian Tax Office has set a June 2013 deadline for its migration of 22,000 staff to Windows 7, more than two years after planning for the project began. The agency also plans to roll out an internal app store highlighting applications developed by its own staff.
And union delegates have pointed to IT upgrade deferrals as one of their major fears as we come up to budget time. Will government agencies delay much-needed equipment upgrades?
-- John Hilvert