IT Governance and Compliance - News, Features, and Slideshows


  • Companies not investing in IT governance

    Australian organisations are seriously under-investing in IT governance particularly at a time when they are highly dependent on technology systems across all operations.

    Written by Byron Connolly08 July 14 11:20
  • Xerox CEO, an Obama appointee, may send jobs to Indian firm

    WASHINGTON - Xerox Corp., whose CEO Ursula Burns is advising President Obama on exports, last week told its product engineering employees that it is in outsourcing talks with India-based IT services firm HCL Technologies.

    Written by Computerworld Staff24 May 11 08:18
  • AT&T's takeover of T-Mobile creates largest U.S. carrier

    AT&T will buy T-Mobile USA for $US39 billion in cash and stock, easily making AT&T the nation's largest wireless carrier, ahead of top-ranked competitor Verizon Wireless and reducing the number of major national wireless carriers from four to three.

    Written by Matt Hamblen21 March 11 08:50
  • Hospitals kill the fax and exchange health data over the Internet

    Health-care facilities in two states have begun exchanging data with each other and public health agencies over the Internet as part of a pilot program that standardizes the way patient information is transmitted. The goal is to speed up data transmission and to track public health trends, the U.S. Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) announced today.

    Written by Lucas Mearian04 Feb. 11 04:58
  • Microsoft claims employee stole $460,000 from the company

    Microsoft has sued a former director of business development in state court, accusing him of stealing nearly $460,000 from the company and trying to make off with another $1.5 million before his scheme was uncovered.

    Written by Gregg Keizer28 Jan. 11 05:58
  • When IT governance goes wrong

    Speaking the World Computer Congress 2010 in Brisbane this week, Cathy Blunt, manager of Griffith University’s internal audit office, provided an interesting insight into the main contributing factors to failed or inefficient IT products in government agencies. The public university has itself undergone internal changes to prevent similar failures, though Blunt wasn’t shy of self-criticism in her review of what sends government IT projects over the edge.

    Written by James Hutchinson21 Sept. 10 19:21
  • New guide pushes IT governance to SMEs

    Accounting and ERP software vendor, Attache Software, has released a guide for small to medium businesses aimed at improving the use of IT within their organisations.

    Written by Rodney Gedda20 July 10 14:56