PayTV and Internet specialist Austar has
revamped its technology management structure, with incumbent
chief information officer Dean Walters fielding a
The move, which comes as part of a wider management
restructure, will see Walters add director of operations
responsibility to his current role, an Austar spokesperson told
ZDNet Australia this afternoon.
Walters will report to chief operations officer Dana Strong,
who had previously looked after the sales and operations areas.
Strong will now also take responsibility for networks,
technology, employee and organisational development.
Meanwhile two other technology managers, both reporting to
Walters, have also been bumped up.
Former business deployment manager Brian Matchelin is now
Austar's general manager of information systems.
Information systems manager Phil Blackwell is now the general
manager of technology and operations.