Articles about IT Employment
Dawie Olivier will join Westpac New Zealand in mid April to take over the permanent position of chief information officer from Jason Millett, who has been acting in the role since March 2014.
A former friend and work colleague of Brett Roberts, Christopher Killalea has admitted that he was blinded by friendship, which pushed his willingness to assist Roberts in allegedly arranging fake invoices.
Canon Australia's managing director Taz Nakamasu has taken on a new role in Canon Japan, while Canon New Zealand's managing director Yusuke Mizoguchi has been named as his successor.
The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption has commenced its public inquiry into former university IT manager Brett Roberts for allegedly arranging fake invoices for work on technology projects that were never undertaken.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending February 13, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more.
Nigel Mendonca has been appointed as Tableau Software Australia and New Zealand country manager, and will be responsible for leading the Australia-based team, which has nearly doubled in size over the past year.
As the car service promises to create 20,000 jobs in Australia in 2015, Treasurer Joe Hockey has reportedly said that Uber and Netflix will be sources of employment growth within the country.
Personal communication and branding tips for IT professionals and CIOs.
Nevertheless, shareholders appeared to be at ease with LinkedIn's Q4 results as stock began to climb in after-hours trading.
Telstra will axe 64 jobs in Ballarat as part of 78 positions to go across the country in April.
The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption will commence a public inquiry later this month as part of an investigation into former university IT manager Brett Roberts.
Union campaign secures a 7.8 percent salary boost and a share of employer's profits
The Internet of Things may mean a bigger workload for infosec practitioners, but 2015's real challenges will be the rapidly changing political landscape and the shortage of skilled professionals.
Enterprises are shifting towards managed services because they are unable to fill the skills they need within their IT security team.
A report released today from research firm Forrester suggests that most firms that have not already hired a CDO are not planning to do so in the near future.
The global job market is in a precarious position. Increasing numbers of people compete against each other for vacancies, from the CEOs recently made redundant to the unemployed undergraduate. The current unemployment statistics are worrying - but it has inspired some new and creative ways to grab an employer's attention.
Making PCs is a tough business, with low profit margins and cutthroat competition. To squeeze a few extra bucks out of every PC they sell, some OEMs cut deals to preinstall trial versions of software. On top of that, some OEMs feel compelled to “add value” to their hardware by bundling software programs and utilities that duplicate functions already available in Windows. This gallery documents the frustration I found after unboxing three new consumer notebooks.
Jawbone makes some of the best Bluetooth headsets and speaker so it wasn't much of a surprise that their new health device, the UP, is also built very well. Can the UP help you improve your health through activity tracking and team motivation?
ZDNet Asia picks out top apps across four mobile platforms--iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone--to put some organization into your life.
ZDNet Asia picks out top apps across four mobile platforms--iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone--to help today's workers be more efficient at work.
It's that time of year when the rain and wind impact our outside activities. The Apple iPad has thousands of applications and many are available for those of us working and playing in the outside environment. For coaches like myself, we need some kind of case to protect our devices while also allowing us to manage our teams in practice and games. I took a look at three different rugged iPad 2 cases and have selected a case that fits my needs.
It's taken 18 months from go to woe, but the Commonwealth Bank has begun moving over 300 staff per week into its lavish new tech-filled offices on the Sydney Harbour foreshore. ZDNet Australia was invited to tour the offices with the bank's chief information officer, Michael Harte.
Although the economy is still shaky, that's no reason for being paid less than you're worth.
Apple's "Design and Health" kit contents: Weighted mugs, lenticular mouse pads, post-it notes, and more!
Apple's internal "design and health" guide for their designers (click images to enlarge).
If you've reached the end of your tether in IT, you can still find a satisfying outlet for your talents in an alternative career. Here are some suggestions...
I keep running into a sleazy trick that some software vendors play, and I’ve finally reached the breaking point. Software companies large and small try to make a quick buck by tricking their customers into installing software they don’t need. I’m experienced enough to bypass this stuff most of the time, but many of my friends and family members aren’t. And guess who gets the call when some add-on or toolbar has slowed their system to a crawl?I call it foistware, and I’ve decided it’s time to name and shame the worst purveyors of this plague.
The Royal Australian Navy has today pulled the covers off an advanced virtual-reality training simulator to train junior officers in combat.
A blast from the 1991 past: A look at 10 technologies - hardware and software - which have, and could last another 20 years.
At Microsoft's technology centre in Reading, customers can discuss their IT needs, sample products and develop technology in partnership with the company
At a Churchill Club event in San Jose, Calif., former PARC engineer Larry Tesler talks about Steve Jobs' trips to Xerox's PARC, including the one where Jobs eyed the company's graphical user interface prototype, which ended up making it into the Mac OS. Tesler decided to leave Xerox soon after and started working at Apple.
At the Churchill Club in Mountain View, Calif., technology executives from Microsoft, Facebook, SAP, and Juniper Networks discuss the barriers women face landing a job in the technology industry and offer recommendations for increasing the number of women working in the field.
Governments worldwide are investing in cyber armies and intelligence to counter growing online threats.
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