Stories by Rohan Pearce


Queensland Health CIO quits

The Queensland Health chief information officer and CEO of eHealth Queensland, Colin McCririck, has resigned.

Written by Rohan Pearce24 June 16 13:46

NSW to appoint government CIO

New South Wales is resurrecting the position of government chief information officer but with a digital twist. The state’s minister for finance, services and property, Dominic Perrottet, outlined details of the decision this morning at a Cebit eGovernment conference in Sydney.

Written by Rohan Pearce03 May 16 10:22

Helloworld's CIO set for fintech move

Helloworld’s chief information officer is leaving the ASX-listed travel business, with the company not planning to recruit a new CIO to replace him.

Written by Rohan Pearce11 March 16 09:17

NSW launches MyServiceNSW

New South Wales today unveiled its new single customer account for accessing state government services.

Written by Rohan Pearce04 Feb. 16 15:42

iiNet board opts for certainty with TPG

The certainty of the revised TPG offer for Internet service provider iiNet was a key factor in the ISP’s board recommending it over a competing offer from M2, according to iiNet chairperson Michael Smith.

Written by Rohan Pearce07 May 15 08:00

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.

Written by Rohan Pearce26 Feb. 15 13:05

Telstra CEO David Thodey retires

Telstra's chief financial officer, Andrew Penn, will from 1 May replace David Thodey as chief executive officer.

Written by Rohan Pearce20 Feb. 15 08:33

CommBank building on 'technology advantages', CEO says

The Commonwealth Bank has announced statutory net profit after tax of $4.535 billion for the half year ending 31 December, up 8 per cent compared to the half ending December 2013.

Written by Rohan Pearce11 Feb. 15 16:34

ICAC inquiry to probe allegations of dodgy IT invoices

New South Wales' Independent Commission Against Corruption has announced it will later this month launch a public inquiry into the conduct of an IT manager accused of issuing false invoices while employed at three NSW universities.

Written by Rohan Pearce04 Feb. 15 12:21

Abbott pushes data retention in Press Club address

The government's counter-terrorism efforts and its plan to implement a controversial mandatory data retention scheme made the cut in Prime Minister Tony Abbott's highly anticipated National Press Club address.

Written by Rohan Pearce02 Feb. 15 14:00

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