Stories by Diana Nguyen

Victoria ups the stakes in ICT investment

Victoria has notched up a win in its ongoing interstate rivalry with New South Wales and Queensland for ICT investment, following the announcement that Interactive will launch a $30 million project in the state.

Written by Diana Nguyen08 March 12 10:58

Westpac tech job cuts may not be the last

More IT workers at Westpac may face the axe before the end of the year, according to the bank, which today announced the loss of 119 technology-related jobs within Australia.

Written by Diana Nguyen06 March 12 13:13

NBN Co signs up defect and maintenance provider

NBN Co has signed a multimillion dollar deal with Victorian mobile and spatial technology provider, Geomatic Technologies (GT), to deliver a defect and maintenance management solution (DMS) for the National Broadband Network (NBN).

Written by Diana Nguyen06 March 12 09:40

Flinders Uni implements paperless assignment system

Flinders University has implemented a new digital system, which it helped design and develop, to manage and streamline the administration of student assignments.

Written by Diana Nguyen05 March 12 10:21

CIOs to ramp up IT security in 2012: Telsyte

CIOs will increase their security spending in 2012 following the series of hack attacks that occurred in 2011, according to new research by analyst firm Telsyte.

Written by Diana Nguyen28 Feb. 12 11:36

CIO movers and shakers

A look at recent movements among Australian CIOs.

Written by Diana Nguyen27 Feb. 12 11:10

Visionstream secures $62.5m contract with VicRoads

Visionstream has signed a $62.5 million contract with VicRoads to deliver an electronic highway management system along Melbourne’s M80 Ring Road freeway.

Written by Diana Nguyen24 Feb. 12 11:53

NFC to kill keys, wallets: Telstra CTO

Mobile devices will become the all-in-one item of choice for consumers within a decade thanks to the expectant growth in near field communications (NFC), said Telstra’s chief technology officer.

Written by Diana Nguyen23 Feb. 12 08:30

CIOs must create mobile strategies to manage the rise of enterprise mobility

CIOs must develop a formal mobile strategy to match the increasing use of mobile devices and applications (including mobile websites) to foster communications between organisations and their customers, partners and employees, according to a new report by research firm Forrester.

Written by Diana Nguyen17 Feb. 12 14:52

ICT job candidates must prove their worth: Report

With the ICT sector expected to perform strongly in 2012, there will be increased pressure for ICT professionals to prove their worth to potential employers, according to a report by recruitment firm Hudson.

Written by Diana Nguyen14 Feb. 12 07:30