Steven Kiernan

Steven Kiernan is the Sydney-based editorial director of iTnews and CRN.

Steven has more than a decade of experience in business publishing in Australia and Europe and oversees the strategic direction of Nextmedia's business-to-business IT portfolio.

Recent articles by Steven Kiernan

Optus to shut down its dial-up internet service

Optus to shut down its dial-up internet service

Three years after Telstra's decision.
Jun 18 2018 10:42AM
Swinburne builds private cloud for large data sets

Swinburne builds private cloud for large data sets

Augments hybrid cloud strategy.
Jun 8 2018 9:00AM
ANZ pilots chatbot for internal staff policies

ANZ pilots chatbot for internal staff policies

Model for expansion of technology across the bank.
May 30 2018 4:58PM
AUCloud hires Prime Minister & Cabinet's CTO

AUCloud hires Prime Minister & Cabinet's CTO

Brings UK govt cloud model to Australia.
May 28 2018 11:56AM
ME Bank suffers two online banking outages

ME Bank suffers two online banking outages

Planned maintenance falls behind schedule.
Apr 22 2018 10:04PM
Apple pays biggest Aussie tax bill in years

Apple pays biggest Aussie tax bill in years

Cracks first $8 billion year.
Jan 29 2018 6:00AM
Microsoft encrypts Skype messages through Signal

Microsoft encrypts Skype messages through Signal

New private conversations feature.
Jan 12 2018 8:30AM
Microsoft Australia pays extra tax after ATO audit

Microsoft Australia pays extra tax after ATO audit

Shifts hundreds of millions in revenue back to Australia.
Jan 10 2018 5:00PM
Amazon Web Services reduces latency in Perth

Amazon Web Services reduces latency in Perth

New edge location for CloudFront.
Jan 9 2018 4:00PM
MacTel builds Aussie NOC to avoid Nokia offshoring

MacTel builds Aussie NOC to avoid Nokia offshoring

Brings function back in house.
Dec 1 2017 6:00AM
Macquarie Telecom bids for Bulletproof in $18m deal

Macquarie Telecom bids for Bulletproof in $18m deal

Major merger of cloud hosting providers.
Nov 21 2017 7:08PM
Microsoft finally offers Azure reserved instances

Microsoft finally offers Azure reserved instances

Eight years after Amazon Web Services.
Nov 17 2017 10:35AM
Canberra Uni's new chatbots could raise IT tickets

Canberra Uni's new chatbots could raise IT tickets

Bruce and Lucy assist students and staff.
Nov 16 2017 10:30AM
Power outage downs OVH services

Power outage downs OVH services

Electrical fault knocks out European websites.
Nov 10 2017 7:05AM
DHS taps Angular for quick customer wins

DHS taps Angular for quick customer wins

Before major change can be made with $1.5bn WPIT overhaul.
Nov 9 2017 12:20PM
Geoscience Australia uses machine learning to peek below Earth's surface

Geoscience Australia uses machine learning to peek below Earth's surface

There's gold in them there datasets.
Nov 2 2017 1:30PM
CBA plugs ATM fleet into customer service 'brain'

CBA plugs ATM fleet into customer service 'brain'

Bank's centralised engagement engine now across all channels.
Nov 1 2017 6:40AM
Woodside's AI avatar "escapes captivity"

Woodside's AI avatar "escapes captivity"

Willow goes live as data science project evolves.
Oct 31 2017 8:04AM
Monash Uni looks to Google, AWS in 'cloud-only' pledge

Monash Uni looks to Google, AWS in 'cloud-only' pledge

Shuts down own data centre.
Oct 31 2017 6:45AM
Chemist Warehouse builds a Siri for drug retailing

Chemist Warehouse builds a Siri for drug retailing

400-store pharmacy chain pilots voice control.
Oct 27 2017 6:45AM

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