Justin Hendry

Justin Hendry joined iTnews in June 2017 after writing for technology publisher and research house Intermedium. Hendry specialises in government IT, including digital government, cyber security and procurement developments across the public service.

Recent articles by Justin Hendry

Former Defence exec becomes ACIC's new CIO

Former Defence exec becomes ACIC's new CIO

Will oversee national criminal intelligence sharing systems.
Jan 18 2018 3:06PM
Vocus scopes undersea cable for Solomon Islands and PNG

Vocus scopes undersea cable for Solomon Islands and PNG

"Expected to result in the rollout of a cable system".
Jan 18 2018 10:18AM
WA Finance plots changes to IT service model

WA Finance plots changes to IT service model

Gets on with state's as-a-service vision.
Jan 18 2018 6:30AM
ACT digital chief departs for the UK

ACT digital chief departs for the UK

"Time to self disrupt".
Jan 16 2018 3:40PM
Take two for Qld's $60m rego system overhaul

Take two for Qld's $60m rego system overhaul

Tries to restart TRAILS replacement.
Jan 16 2018 11:50AM
Australia's new visa system could use AI to spot dubious applicants

Australia's new visa system could use AI to spot dubious applicants

So staff can focus on 'high risk clients'.
Jan 16 2018 6:30AM
Caseworkers criticise NSW ChildStory IT platform

Caseworkers criticise NSW ChildStory IT platform

Claim system is failing.
Dec 22 2017 6:20AM
DTA appoints IT procurement chief

DTA appoints IT procurement chief

Westpac exec to oversee whole-of-gov push.
Dec 21 2017 4:42PM
NSW govt opens Opal up to private operators

NSW govt opens Opal up to private operators

Provides API access.
Dec 20 2017 11:23AM
Medicare payments system outages surge over the last year

Medicare payments system outages surge over the last year

Potential security risks increase.
Dec 20 2017 6:40AM
Australia gets new cyber, digital ministers

Australia gets new cyber, digital ministers

Keenan takes digital from Taylor, Taylor takes cyber from Tehan.
Dec 19 2017 2:25PM
Medicare payments system given $17m to keep the lights on

Medicare payments system given $17m to keep the lights on

MYEFO: Govt tries to breathe new life into 30-year-old system.
Dec 18 2017 2:12PM
NCI gets $70m to overhaul Raijin supercomputer

NCI gets $70m to overhaul Raijin supercomputer

MYEFO: Complete rebuild of infrastructure for ageing HPC.
Dec 18 2017 2:11PM
The NSW govt's answer to Uber

The NSW govt's answer to Uber

On-demand transport trials begin.
Dec 15 2017 12:00PM
ATO works to get rid of unsupported Microsoft systems

ATO works to get rid of unsupported Microsoft systems

20 applications still running Server 2003.
Dec 15 2017 6:15AM
RBA talks down chances of digital Aussie dollar

RBA talks down chances of digital Aussie dollar

Interest in Bitcoin is 'speculative mania'.
Dec 13 2017 10:29AM
National cancer register switched on, nine months late

National cancer register switched on, nine months late

System goes live for HPV tests.
Dec 12 2017 12:00PM
Qld gets a new IT minister

Qld gets a new IT minister

Update: Premier appoints dedicated leader.
Dec 11 2017 11:45AM
NSW's ChildStory IT system is 50 percent over budget

NSW's ChildStory IT system is 50 percent over budget

Platform, data migration issues take their toll.
Dec 8 2017 12:00PM
WA unlocks personal student data for research

WA unlocks personal student data for research

Bill passes unamended.
Dec 7 2017 3:39PM

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