The owners of the Brisbane Polaris datacentre, Springfield Land Corporation, will branch out and build a $200 million facility in Melbourne, with work scheduled to start in July.
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As floods hit Brisbane, around 25 Melbourne IT workers braved the road conditions to keep an eye on sites that would need more capacity, as Queenslanders were using them extensively during the crisis.
On 20 May, a brief electricity brown-out struck a Queensland Health datacentre, starting a chain of incidents that resulted in serious outages of over 20 health applications. Read our blow by blow account of an event that constitutes every CIO's nightmare scenario.
The Tasmanian Government has announced a list of technology hardware resellers and approved manufacturers to supply hardware to government agencies over the next five years.