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Terms and Conditions – Big Data Survey

By participating in the survey, you have the opportunity to win one of two Fitbit Charge Activity + Sleep Wrist Monitor, valued at $149. You’ll also receive a complimentary copy of the final report. Simply answer the question:

Written by IDG staff01 Oct. 14 09:36

IDG Founder and Chairman Patrick J. McGovern dies at 76

International Data Group (IDG) announced Thursday with great sadness that its Founder and Chairman, Patrick J. McGovern, died March 19, 2014, at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto, California.

Written by IDG staff20 March 14 12:30

IDG awarded for excellence

IDG Communications publications received 18 awards Friday for publishing excellence from the Australian Business Publishers Association (ABP).

Written by IDG staff30 Nov. 01 17:51

IT News Service - Week ending 11 August, 2000

Bank Finds ASP Service Comes at a Price...Andersen Consulting Cuts Ties to Arthur Andersen...Cisco Reports Strong Q4 Results, Loses Top Exec...Gartner: ASPs Face Shakeout as Market Grows...Visa sets new rules for online purchases....WorldGroup splits from SPL to take on big five...Telstra's ADSL Service: High Price For Speed...Internet advertising to quadruple to $US24.4bn by 2004...IBM, Vignette Form Business Alliance...CWO claims Telstra blocks number portability process...

Written by IDG staff11 Aug. 00 12:41

IT News Review - Week ending 21.07.2000

Gartner: Get over the e-biz hype...HP expands portal offerings...UPDATE: CNET to buy ZDNet for $1.6 bln in stock...Mega portal selects PwC...Non-strategic functions should be outsourced...$20 million to incubate 250 startups..Melbourne IT cagey as domain expands further....Sybase IT incubator opens Asian markets...ICANN green-lights new top-level domains...Oracle readying ASP announcements for end of month...EDS launches hosted CRM solutions...Microsoft rolls out plans to embrace ASPs...Australian online advertising spend $22m in Q2...Analysts mixed about IBM's future...

Written by IDG staff21 July 00 12:10



Written by IDG staff06 March 00 10:31

Career Counsel

Mark Polansky offers advice to aspiring CIOs and IT managers

Written by IDG staff28 Feb. 00 10:29

Intelligence will out

In our virtual round table IT industry gurus discuss BI's truth and consequences

Written by IDG staff06 Oct. 99 13:17

New CIO Australia Web site launched

CIO Australia this weekend launched its new web site targeting Australia's IS professional leadership.

Written by IDG staff11 Aug. 99 16:42

Reality Check: Pundits Say the Darndest Things

Maybe Channel Nine will run it as a TV show. You know the kind of thing, Pundits says the Darndest things, then agin maybe not. Here's the latest word from the street

Written by IDG staff09 July 99 11:18

IT News Review - Week Ending Monday 14/6/1999

ASIC won't strong-arm super trustees on Y2K ... Smart cards not taking off, says Datamonitor ... Services lead IT growth for next five years ... Asia telecom market thriving, but Internet slow ... IP to dominate but not quite yet: Meta ... ATO falls victim to Melissa-type virus ... Qld water services run late in Y2K race ... Dataquest: Asian PC market turning corner ... GST cost 'almost unimaginable': Deloittes ... Banks emerge unscathed from weekend Y2K test

Written by IDG staff08 June 99 08:22

IT News Review - Week Ending Monday 31/5/1999

Industrial award to cover IT professionals ... Govt firms up online security plans ... Telstra to fix Y2K issue for Vietnam telco ... Govt's Tas investment plan stems from Telstra sale ... Queensland summit addresses online growth ... Business intelligence the key to competitive edge: Gartner Group ... Fifteen companies form Asian mobile e-services group ... Survey lists top-rating Australian Web sites ... Internet censorship likely to be costly: Upton ... Intel's monthly online sales hit $1b ... Senate votes on Telstra USO costs ... Security still nixing online trading: Gartner ... Australian IT companies jumping on ASX bandwagon ... AIIA: E-companies' value hard to ascertain ... E-comm site construction averages $US1m ... Five ISPs told join industry scheme, or face fines

Written by IDG staff25 May 99 08:25

IT News Review - Week Ending Monday 24/5/1999

ASIC launches online registration system ... NSW govt plans smart card transport ticketing ... Russians skip NATO IT exercise ... New Zealand vote counting to go online ... Government e-trade framework creates level playing field ... Scuttled GST could provide IT opportunities: ACS ... Telstra's more than just phones: Switkowski ... Asia connects virtual communities for e-commerce ... Aus tax system prohibitive: Gartner ... GartnerGroup announces e-commerce findings ... Sun makes bold Y2K warranty move ... Deregulation hits harder ... Govt sets strategy to attract IT&T funding ... Despite fraud, comfort with e-commerce rises ... Y2K glitches on the rise

Written by IDG staff18 May 99 09:40

IT News Review - Week Ending Monday 17/5/1999

IBM, HP go to direct-sales model ... PC vendors coalesce around Y2K evaluation efforts ... IT venture capitalists may win in Budget ... IT venture capitalists may win in Budget ... Budget holds little for IT ... Intel and others in US not Y2K ready, study says ... Asia-Pacific bucks ERP slowdown ... Government rushes vote on censorship ... Study: executive Web use may spur e-commerce ... 80 percent of Cisco business to be online soon ... APCC launches new e-commerce framework ... NSW to get Y2K disclosure law ... Yeadon: NSW gvt on target for October Y2K deadline .... More users are looking at Linux

Written by IDG staff11 May 99 09:42