Stories by Rohan Pearce


Victoria Police relying on obsolete tech

Seventy-nine per cent of the IT systems relied on by Victoria Police to support critical business functions are “obsolete,” an investigation by the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office has concluded.

Written by Rohan Pearce29 Nov. 17 11:14

WaterNSW begins hunt for new CIO

WaterNSW has begun the search for a new chief information officer, with Gordon Dunsford preparing to leave the utility to take on a newly created technology executive position at NSW Police.

Written by Rohan Pearce28 Nov. 17 06:30

NAB seeks to boost tech workforce

NAB has announced it will “immediately hire” 600 specialists in the fields of software engineering, data, architecture and security.

Written by Rohan Pearce10 Nov. 17 09:50

Vic justice department CIO resigns

Victoria’s Department of Justice and Regulation is looking for a new chief information officer after its current IT chief tendered his resignation.

Written by Rohan Pearce12 Oct. 17 15:10

Flinders University gets its first CIO

The University of Adelaide’s deputy chief information officer, Kerrie Campbell, has moved across to Flinders University. Flinders announced today that Campbell will join the university on 11 September as its first CIO.

Written by Rohan Pearce10 Aug. 17 11:42

New NSW RMS CIO to tackle legacy systems

Former Etihad Airways technology and innovation VP Rob Putter has been appointed chief information officer at New South Wales’ Roads & Maritime Services.

Written by Rohan Pearce12 July 17 13:37

ASX poaches CBA’s CommSec CIO

Dan Chesterman — currently CommSec and Private Bank chief information officer at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia — has been appointed CIO at ASX.

Written by Rohan Pearce03 July 17 15:42

Review calls for CIO at Queensland’s electoral commission

There is an “urgent need” for the Electoral Commission of Queensland (ECQ) to invest in technology, including potentially appointing a permanent chief information officer, an independent panel scrutinising the conduct of Queensland’s 2016 local government elections has concluded.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 June 17 13:54

Edith Cowan CIO to take on new Vic education IT role

Edith Cowan’s chief information officer, Elizabeth Wilson, is preparing to depart the university and return to Melbourne to take up the newly created CIO role at Victoria’s Department of Education and Training.

Written by Rohan Pearce13 June 17 11:17

Edith Cowan CIO to depart

Edith Cowan’s chief information officer, Elizabeth Wilson, is set to depart after more than half a decade at the university.

Written by Rohan Pearce09 June 17 11:31