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January 18, 2012 by

Human Services ends IBM, HP outsourcing

The Department of Human Services (DHS) will not renew long-running infrastructure-management contracts with IBM and HP, instead bringing more services in house, new CIO Gary Sterrenberg has revealed.

March 6, 2011 by

Lifeline on the hunt for CIO

Crisis organisation Lifeline has advertised for a chief information officer (CIO), describing the position as a "newly established role" that would give the chosen executive a chance to make their mark in an organisation that itself makes a difference to the lives of many Australians.

January 19, 2011 by

Microsoft: Schools are failing to teach IT skills

A Microsoft survey has found that schools are failing to embed IT in lessons, and rarely give students IT skills, a result that has surprised teachers. Microsoft UK education director Steve Beswick talked to ZDNet UK about the survey

December 22, 2010 by

Datacentre builds to follow NBN sites: IBM

David Yip, leader of IBM's Site and Facility Services arm, has predicted that first and second release site for the National Broadband Network (NBN) could bring with it new points of presence for datacentre vendors.

June 2, 2009 by

ACMA, DEWHA get new IT suppliers

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) and the Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (DEWHA) have both recently signed on new vendors to take over their formerly Commander-led managed services contracts.

May 14, 2009 by

Aussie CIOs will weather the storm

A series of inspiring conversations with Australian chief information officers over the past five years has led me to believe the profession and ICT industry as a whole has the attitude, skills and drive to push through the global financial crisis and other challenges to the better world ahead.

May 12, 2009 by

CIO Steward defends 'light ICT' budget

Australian Government chief information officer Ann Steward defended last night's Federal Budget in a speech at the CeBIT conference this morning, saying that despite some complaints that it was light on tech spend, there had been ICT initiatives.

October 16, 2008 by

Gershon slams govt technocrats

British efficiency expert Sir Peter Gershon has suggested agency budget cuts totalling $540 million, castigating the federal public sector for poor governance mechanisms on technology projects and an ICT spending model which gave individual departments and agencies too much autonomy.

March 14, 2008

The industry reflects, looks ahead

Industry players look back at 2007, discuss recession fears and name some hot technologies they'll be looking out for in 2008.


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