Google heads three technology companies in Australia in the top 10 list of most in demand employers, according to a new survey from professional network LinkedIn. Mining and resources are also hot workplace destinations but there is no telco in sight.
The Australian Computer Society (ACS) wants to see bi-partisan cooperation between political parties on initiatives to bring a greater focus to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) studies in the education system.
New Zealand fleet management technology companies, International Telematics and Imarda are to merge their businesses to form a new entity, Coretex in a move designed to accelerate growth and expansion in the US telematics market.
Cloud based business software vendor NetSuite has a new Asia Pacific head. In February Lee Thompson joined from Salesforce.com, the other big cloud app success story, in a move he says is happening just as the stars are aligning.