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Jumping all-in with cloud

Although deploying hybrid cloud infrastructure seems like the most popular strategy, some CIOs have decided to go all-in with the public cloud as they don't see any value in maintaining even part of their infrastructure on-premise.

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  • Enterprise

    Some Bitdefender products break HTTPS certificate revocation

    Aggressive adware applications that break the trust between HTTPS (HTTP Secure) websites and users have been at the center of controversy lately. But over the past week, HTTPS interception flaws of varying severity were also found in security programs, with products from antivirus vendor Bitdefender being the latest example.

  • Google shares code to help server software digest HTTP/2

    Potentially offering a boost for web server software worldwide, Google has released as open source a framework for HTTP/2, the newly updated standard for transmitting Web pages and Web applications over the Internet.

  • UK researchers are building robotic pants

    Researchers have been working on developing robotic prosthetics and exoskeletons to help people with disabilities. Now, scientists at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom are working on creating robotic pants.

  • Cloud Computing

    How Google avoids downtime

    Google offers lots of services and it has pretty good reliability. How does the company do it?

  • Government

    $2.8 million upgrade for NSW Government Radio Network

    The New South Wales government revealed a $2.8 million upgrade of the radio communications network used by the state’s emergency services.

  • Technology

    Google DeepMind advances AI with deep Q-network algorithm

    DeepMind, which became Google's subsidiary last year, has taken another step forward in artificial intelligence with an algorithm that can master several games.

  • NBN Co talks up potential of HFC, wireless

    NBN Co has talked up a planned increase to the maximum speed offered on the fixed wireless component of the National Broadband Network and the potential of the company's HFC network to hit gigabit speeds.

  • Collaboration

    Johnson & Johnson champion people-based security strategy

    Johnson & Johnson champion the people and culture element of its security strategy, believing a more rigorous focus on people and culture acknowledges that having the latest technology and processes is not a foolproof solution to information security.

  • Security

    Attack on Gemalto only breached its office networks, claims firm

    An investigation by Amsterdam-based SIM card manufacturer, Gemalto, has found that an attack by operatives from the US National Security Agency (NSA) and UK Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) in 2010 and 2011 probably happened but the attack only breached its office networks.

  • Security

    Ludlam letter raises concerns about Gemalto SIM card hack

    Senator for Western Australia Scott Ludlam has sent a letter to Telstra CEO David Thodey expressing concerns about the use of Gemalto SIM cards by the telco following media reports that the company’s SIM card encryption keys were allegedly hacked by United States and United Kingdom intelligence agencies during 2010 and 2011.

  • Big Data

    How data analysis boosted the performance of Queensland school students

    There’s no question that education plays a key part in Australia being able to compete globally, and for the CIO of Department of Education and Training in Queensland, Mark Hind, data analysis is what is going keep students’ academic performance up to scratch.

  • Big Data

    Data makes Internet of Things more than ‘tinkerer’s dream’: Microsoft

    What makes Internet of Things special? It’s not the things, according to a Microsoft official.

  • Security

    Australian Privacy Commissioner investigating SIM card hack

    Australian Privacy Commissioner Timothy Pilgrim is investigating reports about SIM card encryption keys – including those of SIM cards used in Australia – having been allegedly hacked by United States and United Kingdom intelligence agencies during 2010 and 2011.

  • Health

    Box Hill Hospital completes core IT rollout

    Box Hill Hospital has completed its core ICT infrastructure rollout, where it is improving interaction between clinicians and their patients at Eastern Health’s newly redeveloped facility.

  • Mobile/Wireless/Convergence

    Telstra wins $12.5 million Allianz contract

    Telstra signed a $12.5 million, three-year contract with Allianz Insurance to provide voice, data and more than 800 mobile services.