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Cost savings, ‘future-proofing’ for council with TechnologyOne solution

30 September 2014 in Business Software

Shellharbour City Council on the south coast of New South Wales is deploying an enterprise solution from software vendor TechnologyOne…

Oracle expands its Cloud Platform

30 September 2014 in Cloud

Six additional services will be available on the Oracle Cloud Platform.

Telstra's payphones to transform into WiFi hotspots

30 September 2014 in Telecoms & NBN

Australia's biggest telco Telstra is building Australia's biggest WiFi network, today announcing it would transform some of its old payphones…

New engineering hub boosts ICT jobs, research & development

30 September 2014 in Strategy

Aerospace giant Lockheed Martin is to establish its Asia Pacific ICT engineering hub in Melbourne in a partnership with the…

The iPhone 6 'Bendgate' beat up

30 September 2014 in Mobility

Consumer Reports finds iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are less bendy than the HTC One M8.

LibreOffice marks fourth birthday with new release

30 September 2014 in Open Source

Back in 2010, when a fork of the OpenOffice.org suite was announced under the name LibreOffice, there were only modest…

Apple's bash update arrives

30 September 2014 in Security

Good things come to those who wait: Apple has released an updated version of the bash shell software for OS…

Young people to Adappt their big tech ideas with new program

30 September 2014 in Development

A new partnership between Samsung Australia and the Foundation for Young Australians has produced Adappt, an app development program for…

Digital the new battleground as banks respond to consumer demand

30 September 2014 in Business Technology

Bricks and mortar bank branches may one day become a rarity in Australia, as consumers - most notably the younger…

Breaking IT News

Geoghegan gains APAC responsibilities at Digital Realty

30 September 2014 in People Moves

Digital Realty Trust has appointed Bernard Geoghegan as managing director for EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia Pacific.

Nimble bundles up for EnterpriseOne

30 September 2014 in Enterprise Solutions

In conjunction with Oracle and Cisco, Nimble Storage has announced pre-validated systems for running JD Edwards EnterpriseOne software.

Will the Japan Airlines data leak be terminal?

30 September 2014 in Security

Huge customer data leaks are becoming all too common and the latest victim is Japan Airlines, which has confirmed up…

Kaspersky Lab gets new APAC Managing Director

30 September 2014 in People Moves

Russia-based Internet security firm Kaspersky Lab has announced the appointment of former Sophos director Peter Hewett to the position of…

Microsoft Australia slashes Xbox 360 prices

30 September 2014 in Entertainment

Microsoft Australia has smashed its Xbox 360 prices just in time for holiday season, with the console now selling at…

GoPro sends in some new heroes

30 September 2014 in Mobility

GoPro has refreshed its entire Hero range, with three super impressive looking new action cameras set to rule the slopes…

Axis opens doors

29 September 2014 in Security

Surveillance camera vendor Axis Communications has been expanding into other aspects of security, and its latest product is a card…

Symantec's Brown confirmed as CEO

29 September 2014 in People Moves

The Symantec board has made permanent Michael Brown's position as CEO.

Allied Telesis's latest switches stack up

29 September 2014 in Networking

Networking vendor Allied Telesis's latest x310 Ethernet switches are designed for deployment at the edges of enterprise networks.

Facebook relationship posters are least secure

29 September 2014 in Home IT

You know those couples that post all over Facebook about how 'in love' they are? A scientific study has determined…

Salomon to get to the crux of the matter at Krux

29 September 2014 in People Moves

Cloud-based data management specialist Krux has hired data scientist Yacov Salomon.

Oracle ships its OpenStack for Linux distro

29 September 2014 in Cloud

Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux, based on the latest Icehouse release of OpenStack, is now available for download.

Great LEAP forward for Honeywell users

29 September 2014 in Enterprise Solutions

Software defined everything is all the rage in the IT industry. Now Honeywell is applying the concept to process automation.

When is your CRM platform not a CRM?

28 September 2014 in The Wired CIO

When is your Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platform not a CRM? When you try to use it for customer reference…

Half of organisations aren't storing all valuable data

26 September 2014 in Data

86% of CIOs and IT decision makers think all data is valuable if it can be stored, accessed and analysed,…

When more security can mean less security

26 September 2014 in Security

Taking steps to improve your security in one area can reduce it in others.

Sophos's four-prong strategy for more market share

26 September 2014 in Strategy

Security vendor Sophos's chief marketing officer Matt Fairbanks admits the company isn't as well known as it should be, but…