One of Australia's leading technology startup players will be heading up the CSIRO, as Australia's largest science research body grapples with federal government budget cuts.
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2020 is shaping up to be crunch time for the next generation of wireless telecommunications technology, and although most industry players are still vague on the specifics of what it will look like, the 5G era is set to see plenty of bandwidth sharing and carrier aggregation, and lots of cheap, fast devices.
Telstra has appointed its executive director for cloud Erez Yarkoni as its new chief information officer, filling the gap left by Patrick Eltridge, who stepped away from the role at the end of November.
Australian-listed information technology consulting firm UXC has taken on former Service Stream IT executive Craig Wishart as its new group CIO and CTO.
It will be business as usual for Dell Australia and New Zealand’s incoming vice president and general manager, Angela Fox, with the company set to continue building on the business technology solutions focus it has fostered locally under the outgoing Joe Kremer.
Westpac has appointed former CBA Core Banking Modernisation executive general manager Dave Curran as its new CIO, effective September.