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  • Qantas lounges go Apple

    Tough luck if you're a Windows 7 fan. The nation's largest airline Qantas yesterday announced it would go Apple-only in its frequent flyer lounges around Australia, giving travellers access to "the latest generation Macs" in a national rollout.

    Written by Renai LeMay27 Oct. 10 15:27
  • Qantas looks to cloudy skies

    Chris Seller is Qantas' chief IT architect and head of Operations for its Corporate Services and Technology division. The executive is a veteran of the airline, having held senior IT roles within its ranks for over a decade, including as the head of IT for its Jetstar subsidiary. Seller took some time out recently to speak about Qantas' cloud computing strategy and the issue in general.

    Written by Renai LeMay26 Oct. 10 12:00
  • Qantas adopts RFID for domestic baggage checks

    Australian airline, Qantas (ASX:QAN) has penned a four-year deal with Unisys to provide a Baggage Reconciliation System (BRS) for its Australian domestic flights, to begin on 10 November.

    Written by Chloe Herrick25 Oct. 10 11:41
  • Qantas tech chief becomes Jetstar CEO

    The executive who has described himself as Qantas' "quasi-chief information officer" has been promoted out of his role to head up the Australia and New Zealand operations of the airline's JetStar subsidiary.

    Written by Renai LeMay06 Aug. 10 11:50
  • Department of Health and Ageing seeks e-health CIO

    Movement continues within the CIO ranks as two more organisations advertise for chief information offices, including the federal Department of Health and Aging. The department is this week advertising for a Chief Information and Knowledge Officer to develop “a portfolio-wide framework for capturing, documenting and using information and knowledge”.

    Written by Georgina Swan02 July 10 09:04
  • CIO leaves NSW Education to join Qantas

    Outgoing NSW Department of Education and Training chief information officer, Stephen Wilson, will join the airline as its head of technology, reporting to executive manager of corporate services and technology, David Hall.

    Written by Renai LeMay01 July 10 14:59
  • ASX dives on Dubai fears

    Stocks dumped as nervous investors weigh up what Dubai's request to delay debt repayment means for markets

    Written by Davy Adams27 Nov. 09 17:24
  • Qantas to shed 1750 staff

    Qantas has announced that it is to shed some 500 management positions as the economic crisis bites hard into its bottom line.

    Written by Tim Lohman14 April 09 12:55
  • Qantas axes CIO after 18 months

    Qantas has axed the CIO role amid a corporate restructure announced earlier this month.

    Written by Darren Pauli30 March 09 12:03