Peter Dinham is a co-founder of iTWire and a 35-year veteran journalist and corporate communications consultant. He has worked as a journalist in all forms of media – newspapers/magazines, radio, television, press agency and now, online – including with the Canberra Times, The Examiner (Tasmania), the ABC and AAP-Reuters. As a freelance journalist he also had articles published in Australian and overseas magazines. He worked in the corporate communications/public relations sector, in-house with an airline, and as a senior executive in Australia of the world’s largest communications consultancy, Burson-Marsteller. He also ran his own communications consultancy and was a co-founder in Australia of the global photographic agency, the Image Bank (now Getty Images).
Financial services advisory firm Deloitte will sell Oracle products in Australia direct to its clients under a value-added reseller (VAR) agreement it has just signed with the vendor.
The Victorian Government is using money from its $12 million Technology Innovation Fund to develop and trial a digital triage service in the state’s magistrates’courts.
Enterprise software company MapR is on a rapid growth path globally and in the Asia Pacific market including Australia, just four months after Google led a $110 million capital raising in the business and as it prepares to go public in the second half of next year.