Stories by Jennifer O'Brien

CSIRO’s Data61 and Treasury join forces to examine the blockchain

​CSIRO’s Data61 and the Federal Government Treasury have teamed up to examine the implications of adopting ‘blockchain’ technology - a move that could enhance the services of both government and industry, and deliver significant gains for the economy.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien04 May 16 12:16

NEC scoops biometric contract from CrimTrac

Federal Government agency, CrimTrac, has awarded NEC Australia a five-year national contract to deliver biometric services including facial recognition and fingerprint matching capability in a bid to boost crime fighting measures.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien02 May 16 14:48

Australia passes anti-spam bill

The Australian Senate has given the final nod of approval to the Spam Act 2003 following a move to nix Labor and Democrat amendments in the House of Representatives earlier in the week.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien03 Dec. 03 12:22