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Boom times for IT service providers

Summary: Survey of 1,300 IT service vendors confirms they are money machines, as enterprises seek help with cloud, mobile and security.

published 20 hours ago by Joe McKendrick

To Morrow, when the NBN war began

Summary: NBN Co is becoming a parody of itself as new CEO Bill Morrow strongarms would-be competitors and a multi billion dollar organisation justifies a 180-degree policy turnaround on the...

published 1 day ago by David Braue

10 things to learn from Facebook's approach to data centers

Summary: Facebook's sprawling Forest City, North Carolina data center is designed to be a beacon of energy friendliness in the watt-sucking world of server farms. On a recent media tour of...

published 2 days ago by Natalie Gagliordi

NZ has the tech startup edge over Australia

Summary: New Zealand has the edge over Australia in terms of the support the technology startup industry is offered, according to the founder of Red Ocean and Effective Measure, Richard Webb.

April 15, 2014 by By Leon Spencer | April 16, 2014 -- 03:37 GMT (20:37 PDT)

Microsoft's Windows business model is far from dead

Summary: Giving away Windows free to OEMs to load onto desktop and notebook PCs might seem like a good idea on the face of it, but in reality it's not necessary, and even if Microsoft were...

April 15, 2014 by Adrian Kingsley-Hughes

Support tech startups, make AU$109 billion: StartupAUS

Summary: Federal support of technology startups in Australia could turn the country’s resource-heavy industry footprint on its head and inject up to AU$109 billion into the economy, according...

April 14, 2014 by By Leon Spencer | April 15, 2014 -- 04:09 GMT (21:09 PDT)

SMEs to drive innovation, not startups: Microsoft

Summary: A new research paper by Microsoft has indicated that small and medium-sized enterprises are the drivers that will keep Australian globally competitive, with the potential to inject...

April 14, 2014 by Aimee Chanthadavong

NSW govt talks private cloud offering with industry

Summary: The NSW government is giving more than 50 industry companies the opportunity to offer on-premise cloud services through its GovDC Marketplace to its agencies.

April 10, 2014 by Aimee Chanthadavong