Stories by Rohan Pearce


Aurora Energy’s CIO departs

Aurora Energy has confirmed that chief information officer Phil Lane has left the Tasmanian electricity retailer.

Written by Rohan Pearce16 Feb. 18 10:14

New CIO takes charge of IT at TransGrid

TransGrid, which operates the New South Wales electricity grid, has appointed Russell Morris to the role of chief information officer.

Written by Rohan Pearce31 Jan. 18 09:23

Telstra’s investment in digitisation paying off, CIO says

A year ago an agent in Telstra’s service centre may have had to access nine systems in order to help a customer deal with a fixed-line NBN fault. Today, the same task can be done from a single interface.

Written by Rohan Pearce16 Jan. 18 13:26

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