Stories by Samira Sarraf

Former CSG CEO faces trial over failed Ultranet project

After just over two weeks of committal hearings, a magistrate has ruled three people will face trial on charges emerging from an investigation into the failed Ultranet project by Victoria's anti-corruption commission, IBAC.

Written by Samira Sarraf24 June 19 06:40

Two men face court over alleged attack on police phone systems

A joint investigation by the Australian Federal Police and the Victoria Police saw two men charged after alleged large scale automated denial of service-style attacks against Government infrastructure including police telephone systems.

Written by Samira Sarraf17 June 19 10:33

Salesforce to acquire Tableau

Salesforce has signed a definitive agreement to acquire analytics platform vendor Tableau in a US$15.7 billion deal.

Written by Samira Sarraf10 June 19 22:01

Telstra to axe 6,000 roles by the end of FY19

Telstra is expecting to cut up to 6,000 roles by the end of the 2019 financial year, putting it "on track" to reach the previously announced net cost out target of $2.5 billion by the end of 2022.

Written by Samira Sarraf29 May 19 09:43

NEC's facial recognition used to prevent examination fraud

NEC Australia has been selected by Melbourne firm Genix Ventures to trial its facial recognition software and identify people brought into examinations as a substitute for the actual student.

Written by Samira Sarraf20 May 19 10:40

Number of reported data breaches drops

The number of data breaches reported to the OAIC has dropped to 215 making the January to March 2019 quarter the lowest in the number of data breaches reported in a full quarter so far.

Written by Samira Sarraf13 May 19 11:21

David Webster departs from Dell EMC

Dell EMC enterprise president for Asia Pacific and Japan David Webster is to leave the vendor by the end of May.

Written by Samira Sarraf10 May 19 11:30

PwC delivers 2021 Census services on AWS

​PwC Australia has been selected by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to deliver key 2021 Census services.

Written by Samira Sarraf03 May 19 14:22

The IT team behind Aussie Mrs Mac's Pies

​When Josh Pierre was promoted to IT manager at Mrs Mac's he realised that changes were needed as some things had been done in a somewhat primitive way.

Written by Samira Sarraf18 April 19 16:00