Parliament hack a ‘national cyber crisis’

The Australian Signals Directorate says that it categorised the successful penetration of the Parliament House network as ‘C1’ on the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Cyber Incident Categorisation Matrix.

Written by Rohan Pearce22 Oct. 19 13:11

Government to establish ‘cloud marketplace’

The Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) is preparing to launch an online marketplace that government entities can use to purchase cloud services.

Written by Rohan Pearce21 Oct. 19 10:22

Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd dies at 62

62-year-old co-chief Mark Hurd died on Friday morning, the company said, an unexpected development that raises pressure on co-CEO Safra Catz to lead the business software maker’s ongoing transition to cloud computing.

Written by Reuters21 Oct. 19 08:53

Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd dies

Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd has died at the age of 62. His death leaves the company in the hands of co-CEO Safra Catz and founder Larry Ellison.​​

Written by Peter Sayer19 Oct. 19 06:18

VMware tightens AWS cloud integration

RDS on VMware is available for customers running VMware vSphere 6.5 or later and supports Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL and MySQL.

Written by Michael Cooney18 Oct. 19 08:06

Cenitex paid price for years of uncertainty

A three-year period of uncertainty for Victorian shared ICT agency Cenitex between 2011 and 2014 prevented it to make future plans, resulting in no investment in technology during the period.

Written by Samira Sarraf17 Oct. 19 13:35

Updated: Darrel van Dort joins FlexiGroup

Darrel van Dort has been named the general manager of digital, data and IT transformation at FlexiGroup Limited, a financial services firm based in Sydney.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien16 Oct. 19 15:29

Telstra seeks to boost tech skills pipeline

Telstra has revealed details of new partnership with Australian universities that it said will help boost the skills pipeline in high-demand areas such as network and software engineering, information security and analytics.

Written by Rohan Pearce16 Oct. 19 14:09

How to prevent IPv6 VPN breakout

Without properly configured remote-access VPNs, IPv6 traffic from remote devices can escape corporate security controls.

Written by Scott Hogg16 Oct. 19 09:00

CEOs, you’re in denial on cybersecurity

Many of Australia’s chief executive officers are in denial about or simply unaware of cyber security threats to their organisations, according to a new report.

Written by Byron Connolly16 Oct. 19 01:00

IBM and Vocus settle Census outage lawsuit

IBM, Vocus and Vocus subsidiary Nextgen have settled a lawsuit relating to the high-profile failure of the Australian Census website in 2016.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 Oct. 19 15:27
  • How NTT is meeting the skills crisis head-on

    NTT Ltd (previously Dimension Data) head of services and technology education, Judy Marshall, spoke with CIO Australia at the recent CIO Summit in Sydney.


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