Mr Burns gets IBM banned in Queensland

Summary:On this week's Technolatte podcast, the Australian team discusses IT pros and their workload woes, Queensland's IBM ban, and the first week of the federal election.

Can IT pros just claim that it was like that when they got there to avoid the extra workload from data breaches? IBM had sold payroll systems to Brockway, Ogdenville, and North Haverbrook, so why did the Queensland Health payroll system project take a turn for the worst? Will Communications Minister Anthony Albanese be able to embiggen the National Broadband Network (NBN) with a cromulent debate performance during the election?

On this week's Technolatte podcast, the Australian team discusses:

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Running time: 24 minutes, 2 seconds


Opening theme: "Ecstasy X" by Jason Shaw, CC3.0

Closing theme: "Skyroads" by Pierlo, CC3.0

Topics: Government, Australia, IBM, NBN


Suzanne Tindal heads up a team of keen ZDNetters, including journalists Luke Hopewell, Josh Taylor and Michael Lee. You can follow them all on Twitter: @engochick, @joshgnosis, @lukehopewell, @mukimu. Happy listening!

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