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  • Queensland plans framework for digital government

    The Queensland government will develop a Digital Government Framework for using digital channels as the preferred means of delivering services to the public under a strategic roadmap released today.

    Written by Rohan Pearce17 June 14 11:54
  • Queensland government to go cloud-first

    Cloud computing will be placed "at the centre of government ICT reform" under a new IT strategy update released by the Queensland government today.

    Written by Rohan Pearce27 May 14 14:09
  • RSL Queensland targets storage issue

    Limited storage capacity was causing a backlog of requests for the IT department at Returned & Services League of Australia (RSL) Queensland. This made it difficult for IT staff to respond to demands and limited the introduction of new services to its 30 Queensland sites and 250 sub-branches.

    Written by Hamish Barwick17 Oct. 13 12:14
  • Queensland Police Service lags behind in IT: report

    A review by former Australian Federal Police (AFP) Commissioner Mick Keelty of the Queensland Police Service (QPS) has found that its ICT is “significantly behind” other policing agencies in Australia.

    Written by Hamish Barwick11 Sept. 13 10:44
  • Standard brings IT consistency to Queensland public safety

    A standards-based approach to IT Service Management (ITSM) adopted by the Queensland Public Safety Network Management Centre has resulted in consistent and reliable delivery of IT to the state’s law enforcement and public safety agencies, according to the centre’s director, John McIntosh.

    Written by Adam Bender10 July 13 14:27
  • Anittel wins Townsville data centre contract

    IT services provider Anittel Group (ASX: AYG) has entered an exclusive agreement with James Cook University (JCU) for the development of a data centre in Townsville, Queensland.

    Written by Hamish Barwick29 Jan. 13 11:09
  • Queensland seeks public safety wireless network

    The Queensland government seeks a vendor to provide a wireless network for public safety, according to a request for expression of interest released this week. The wireless project aims to deliver better radio voice and narrowband data communications for police and emergency responders.

    Written by Adam Bender24 Oct. 12 16:07
  • Which state leads ICT in Australia?

    When it comes to information and communications technology (ICT) among Australian states, competition is fierce.

    Written by Georgina Swan28 July 11 11:59
  • Regional QLD to go digital by December

    The Federal Government has announced the digital switchover date for regional Queensland, with the switch to digital-only television to occur on the 6 December this year.

    Written by Chloe Herrick03 May 11 12:20
  • Telstra warns Queenslanders to beware of scammers

    As if floods, cyclones and a tourism industry in tatters weren't enough, North Queenslanders are now having to fend off attacks of a different kind — from scammers. Telstra has issued a warning to North Queensland residents to be cautious when responding to emails or phone calls from organisations asking for personal details, following reports of emails and phone call scams.

    Written by Georgina Swan15 April 11 15:13