Stories by Jennifer O'Brien

ANZ welcomes Emma Gray as new data chief

ANZ has crowned Emma Gray as its first chief data officer tasked with overseeing the bank’s data strategy, including how data is defined, gathered managed and protected.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien02 Feb. 17 09:04

Carsales scoops DeMotores to boost Latin American presence has acquired the automotive classified websites of DeMotores in Argentina, Colombia and Chile in a AU$6.7 million deal that extends the Australian company's presence in the Latin American market.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien01 Feb. 17 14:17

Conrad MacKenzie on leading transformational change at UNSW

Four months into his role as chief digital officer at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Conrad MacKenzie is emboldened to deliver the university’s ‘2025 Strategy’ by driving transformational change in the areas of teaching and learning, research, and operations.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien22 Nov. 16 10:50

NBN scraps Optus HFC in favour of FTTdp

NBN Co has decided to scrap its plans to use the majority of its Optus’ hybrid-fibre coaxial (HFC) network, opting instead to use fibre-to-the-distribution point (FTTdp) technology for around 700,000 homes and businesses across the country.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien29 Sept. 16 11:39

New drone rules cut red tape, boost public safety

People and organisations wanting to fly commercial drones with a maximum take-off weight of less than two kilograms no longer need to apply for a certificate and licence from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA).

Written by Jennifer O'Brien29 Sept. 16 09:44

Toowoomba council inks managed services deal with QPC

After a comprehensive tender process, Toowoomba Regional Council has struck a managed services contract with QPC to ensure ongoing support of its contact centre and telephony applications.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien28 Sept. 16 13:14

In pictures: CIO Insights: Transforming how you work in the digital age

​CIO Australia and IBM hosted a select group of industry experts at the exclusive CIO Insights breakfast, which discussed digital transformation and new ways of working in the digital age. Attendees heard how digital technologies are transforming just about every industry on the planet.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien28 Sept. 16 09:16