Discussions of how information technology is changing Australia's public sector. We also look at technology implementations and migrations at various levels of government.
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Before it has even launched its broadband service, pay TV provider Foxtel has promised to take steps to ensure that its customers aren't downloading copyright-infringing TV shows and films online.
More than 30,000 Australians have registered their 'voiceprint' with the Australian Taxation Office as the agency completes the rollout of its new voice biometric authentication system.
The Australian government is ramping up border security control at Australian airports with the deployment of 62 automated departure eGates.
In its response to the Australian government's online copyright infringement discussion paper, iiNet has called for the government to rethink what it means by online copyright infringements.
NBN Co has denied undertaking a pilot study using cost-saving techniques to scale down the cost of rolling out fibre to the premises.
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A draft document released by the Australian Department of Finance outlines requirements for government IT contractors to notify customers within 12 hours once they become aware of actual or suspected security incidents.
BBC Worldwide has revealed that 13,000 Australians downloaded leaked episodes of the new series of Doctor Who, as the company pushes to force ISPs to keep an eye out for 'suspicious behaviour' of its users downloading large amounts of data.
If these efforts from the copyright industry and its workers' union are the best they can do, then it's time for them to face up to their own mortality.
The Vertigan cost-benefit analysis has further downgraded the role of fibre in the multi technology mix (MTM) model for the NBN - even though it also suggests that fibre isn't as relatively expensive as it used to be. What are we to make of this?
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said there are no guarantees that his version of the NBN will be successful.
The procurement board has identified seven strategies that it plans to action in its strategic directions statement for the 2014-15 business year.
Australia Post is fixing its focus on e-commerce logistics and delivery solutions in the face of a 34.5 percent drop in profit after tax for the 2014 financial year, driven by a decline in letter volumes.
Treasurer Joe Hockey has said the Australian government will look to the G20 group of nations and the OECD to join the hunt for multinational businesses engaging in transfer pricing and other tax reduction schemes.
The union representing media, artists, and journalists has backed an Australian government proposal to block websites containing copyright-infringing material.