Australia's welfare system is in need of a "desperately needed" computer upgrade, according to Social Services Minister Scott Morrison, who said on Wednesday that the system, which is responsible for AU$290 million in payments each day, is running on "Walkman-era" technology.
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Visa announces Mobile Location Confirmation service; travelers should welcome verification technology
Visa will begin rolling out a new geo-location service, powered by Finsphere, in April. Your smartphone and financial institution will work together to improve your card purchasing experiences.
Cloud decisions for enterprises are shifting back to central IT; Amazon Web Services leads; Microsoft's Azure surges and there's a lot of headroom left for infrastructure as a service.
Scott has more than three decades of experience in the technology industry -- not to mention the role of CIO pops up several times on his resumé.
The lobby group representing technology giants including Google, Twitter, Microsoft, and Facebook has said that the mandatory data-retention legislation before the Australian parliament could see its own services caught up by the scheme.
Hitachi Data Systems' Andrew McGee may only be halfway through his first year as chief technology officer, but he has brought a wealth of experience with him to the role.
Kusnetzky Group analysts spoke with over 200 different suppliers of technology and services in 2014. Here's a quick summary of what we learned and where we think the market is headed in the coming year.
HP Technology Services will offer Chef's IT automation platform as part of its Datacenter Care infrastructure automation offering.
Technology-based services continue to perform well even in a difficult year.
NewSat will provide ground infrastructure support and future satellite services from its Adelaide facility to a European satellite operator as part of a new master purchase agreement.
Sponsored by Redhat and Intel
Easing burdens placed on legacy infrastructure by the rapid growth of mobile technology in the enterprise requires a cloud-based approach.
AWS CTO Werner Vogels outlines a new service that could scale Docker container technology. The move also speaks to the developer base.
Andy Jassy, senior vice president of Amazon Web Services, positioned the company's cloud as a feature rich stack instead of a commodity infrastructure play.
Sponsored by Sap
Swarovski produces over 200,000 variations of lose crystals. Now through a new mobile app, customers can visualize and interact with the entire collection.
Sponsored by Redhat and Intel
The Internet of Things is set to revolutionise the way business is conducted. Recognising security concerns and infrastructure requirements needed to support IoT integration now will ensure that your enterprise IT architecture is ready to benefit from this technology in the future.
We are a connected world and even when on vacation people want to stay in touch with family and friends. Carnival is improving its wireless technology so you can share your experience on social media.
IBM has named Martin Jetter as senior vice president and head of its global technology services unit.
The bundled service combines outsourced processes, technology and infrastructure to offer a pre-configured back office in the cloud.
According to analyst Andrew Bartels, business technology spending will rise to 31 percent of all tech goods and services by 2017.
MongoDB is putting a software as a service spin on its management tools that should make deployments easier for enterprise customers.
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