CeBIT 2011 day 1: video round-up

Summary:ZDNet Australia interviewed a number of high profile personages from the IT industry yesterday at CeBIT. You can see them all here in our day one round-up.

ZDNet Australia interviewed a number of high profile personages from the IT industry yesterday at CeBIT. You can see them all here in our day one round-up.

UBank general manager Alex Twigg explained how although UBank is a new bank, with no legacy technology, newer competition is a threat and needs to be watched.

He also talked about bank outages.

Former Tasmanian Premier David Bartlett told us what he thinks back on with pride from his tenure with the government. He also gave some advice on the National Broadband Network.

Aidan Tudehope, Macquarie Telecom Hosting managing director, said that the National Broadband Network would lead to a local hosting boom.

iiNet chief regulatory officer Steve Dalby talked with us over the iiNet piracy case and the National Broadband Network's pricing model.

Clearswift regional director across Asia-Pacific Phil Vasic explained how the government needs to be more concerned about security, stressing the need for mandatory disclosure laws for data breaches.

Topics: ZDNetLive, Banking, Broadband, NBN, Security

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