Stephen Withers is one of Australia¹s most experienced IT journalists, having begun his career in the days of 8-bit 'microcomputers'. He covers the gamut from gadgets to enterprise systems. In previous lives he has been an academic, a systems programmer, an IT support manager, and an online services manager. Stephen holds an honours degree in Management Sciences, a PhD in Industrial and Business Studies, and is a senior member of the Australian Computer Society.
Industry body AIMIA is set to commence a search for a new CEO as current officeholder John Butterworth will resign in September.
Ashampoo's new Media Sync utility for Windows is designed to simplify the synchronisation of files between a PC and removable storage, including devices such as smartphones and cameras.
Consulting and technology firm Oakton has set up a digital services division as a result of increasing demand from clients, and has appointed Les Bognar and Jan Esman (pictured) to senior roles.