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  • Qantas awards new-look application services contract to TCS

    Qantas has appointed Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) under a ground-breaking outsourcing agreement that sees the IT service provider take responsibility for all of the airline’s application management and maintenance services.

    Written by Nadia Cameron09 Dec. 14 08:38
  • New Jetstar CIO plans IT transformation

    Jetstar’s new CIO Grainne Kearns has been planning for an IT transformation to optimise the budget airline's current technologies and look at ways of innovating through new technologies.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett25 March 14 05:00
  • NBN Co an employer in demand

    NBN Co ranks number 8 in LinkedIn’s list of the most in demand employers across Australia, despite a recent management shakeup after the Coalition government took power.

    Written by Byron Connolly24 Oct. 13 12:18
  • Qantas gets a new CIO after Paul Jones is promoted

    Qantas CIO, Paul Jones, has been promoted to executive manager of strategy and planning for Qantas Domestic as part of a series of internal staff changes. The airline's former chief technology officer Luc Hennekens is the new CIO.

    Written by Nadia Cameron02 Sept. 13 10:48
  • Qantas email scam plays on human vulnerabilities: IDC

    A Qantas email scam, which contains malware, shows that humans are still the “most vulnerable vector” for cyber criminals to target, according to a security analyst.

    Written by Hamish Barwick11 Dec. 12 13:54
  • Q&A: CFO of Qantas, Gareth Evans

    CFO World speaks with CFO Gareth Evans about his career path, challenges in his role and the industry.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett12 Nov. 12 16:46
  • Q&A: Qantas CIO, Paul Jones

    While Paul Jones has been CIO of Qantas for less than a year, he has spearheaded a number of IT projects at the airline including a freight enterprise resource planning (ERP) replacement.

    Written by Hamish Barwick14 Dec. 11 13:21
  • Qantas to compensate “all reasonable losses”

    Under pressure from the ACCC, Qantas (ASX:QAN) has agreed it should compensate “all reasonable” customer losses incurred from the recent fleet grounding

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling02 Nov. 11 18:08
  • Jetstar, Virgin nix Wi-Fi rollout on Australian flights for now

    Jetstar and Virgin say that the rollout of Wi-Fi internet on board flights in Australia won't take place until third party providers begin installing terrestrial Wi-Fi base stations to provide internet connectivity.

    Written by Hamish Barwick07 Sept. 11 16:26
  • Qantas learns from social media 'hammering'

    Qantas has publicly admitted that it did not use Twitter or Facebook effectively to communicate to passengers and Singaporean residents affected by the QF32 flight incident last year, when an Airbus A380 was forced to make an emergency landing in Singapore after an engine exploded in mid-air.

    Written by Hamish Barwick25 Aug. 11 10:20
  • Qantas expects up to $550m pre-tax profit for FY11

    Qantas (ASX:QAN) is projecting healthy growth in underlying pre-tax profit for FY11, despite an impact of $206m from natural disasters and continuing losses at Qantas International

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling22 June 11 17:02
  • Qantas cuts capex, aircraft orders

    Qantas (ASX:QAN) has reduced its planned capex and spending on aircraft capacity for the remainder of the year and FY12 due to slowing growth in domestic demand

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling15 June 11 17:31