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The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has appointed its former CIO of the retail banking and business banking division, Adam Bennett, as the new group executive of business and private banking.
There are now cloud certifications for all roles -- from developers to administrators to architects to security specialists.
Amid differing opinions of how NICTA will survive after June 2016 without funding from the Australian government, the research agency's CEO Hugh Durrant-Whyte has announced his resignation.
Romanian software engineers have seen their paychecks rapidly increase over the past decade. Will the country maintain its advantage as an outsourcing location?
Westpac Group has hired a former SAP exec and has promoted an existing Westpac employee to join the ranks of its technology team.
While details of when and how this is going to happen is still to be detailed, H1Bs and foreign graduate students looking to land tech jobs both appear to benefit.
ME Bank's newly appointed CIO Mark Gay will be responsible for completing the bank's AU$70 million technology transformation program that started four years ago.
Many IT teams in the country are struggling to meet growing employee demands for communications tools, and are further challenged by their organization's directive to prioritze these needs below others.
In anticipation of the departure of managing director John Grant, Data#3 has appointed Laurence Baynham as his replacement.
Bulletproof has been hiring cloud architects to provide technical support for its continuously growing customer base that is moving to the cloud.
Facebook, Apple, Google and Twitter are all recruiting staff for roles in major cities across the country.
Is all the American hysteria surrounding the H-1B foreign worker mired in unsubstantiated, inaccurate economics? An overwhelming amount of evidence from American academics seems to suggest so.
The last few years have been tough for IT contractors due to the recession but pay and jobs on are now on the rise.
Which workers are really most at risk of being replaced with machines? Well, it looks like the boss is safe, at least for now...
Seven months after ANZ CIO Anne Weatherston called it quits, the banking giant has found a replacement.
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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