Stories by Byron Connolly

​David Jones’ website hacked

David Jones is the second retailer to announce a security breach in as many days, admitting on Friday that a third party exploited a vulnerability in its website to extract information about some customers.

Written by Byron Connolly02 Oct. 15 14:09

​Kmart suffers privacy breach

Retailer, Kmart Australia has asked the Australian Federal Police to investigate a security breach of its customer online product order system on Tuesday.

Written by Byron Connolly01 Oct. 15 14:44

​Simon Moorfield new AGL CIO

AGL Energy Limited (AGL) has appointed Simon Moorfield as CIO, following a restructure earlier this year, which saw the company roll finance and IT into one business unit.

Written by Byron Connolly30 Sept. 15 09:42

​An IT leader in it for the long run

Andre Blumberg is one IT chief who has learnt some valuable lessons about business while bashing his body to its limit as an ultra-marathon runner.

Written by Byron Connolly30 Sept. 15 09:00

Tourism Australia, CBA, ING strive to define digital success

Marketing and IT leaders from the Australian Museum, Cancer Council, Commonwealth Bank, ING, and Tourism Australia discussed how they’re building a strategy for digital success during CMO’s recent Executive Connections event in Sydney, held in partnership with CIO magazine and ADMA.

Written by Byron Connolly21 Sept. 15 12:48

​‘The way we lead must change’: GE Mining boss

Former GE Mining CEO, Steve Sargent, discusses why adopting a ‘connect and inspire’ leadership style, articulating expected behaviours, and even increasing R&D are keys to success in a disrupted business world.

Written by Byron Connolly22 Sept. 15 16:02

Govt goes to market for $1B welfare system

The Department of Human Services looking for a core software vendor and system integrators to help with design and construction for the $1 billion platform.

Written by Byron Connolly18 Sept. 15 14:21

NSW Police begin rolling out body cameras

NSW Police are now wearing body-worn cameras to help them collect evidence and stream live video back to operational command units to support investigations.

Written by Byron Connolly17 Sept. 15 15:52

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