Graeme Philipson is senior associate editor at iTWire. He is one of Australia’s longest serving and most experienced IT journalists. He is author of the only definitive history of the Australian IT industry, ‘A Vision Splendid: The History of Australian Computing.’
He has been in the high tech industry for more than 30 years, most of that time as a market researcher, analyst and journalist. He was founding editor of MIS magazine, and is a former editor of Computerworld Australia. He was a research director for Gartner Asia Pacific and research manager for the Yankee Group Australia. He was a long time weekly IT columnist in The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald, and is a recipient of the Kester Award for lifetime achievement in IT journalism.
The NBN continues its relentless installation process, this week installing backbone fibre optic cable in the Canberra district of Gungahlin, and announcing that Tasmania will be “fully connected” by 2015.
A report from Juniper Research says revenues generated from mobile roaming at more than US$80 billion by 2017, compared to US$46 billion this year. These revenues will largely be driven by increasing data usage, despite a reduction in roaming charges.
Macquarie Telecom has won a five year contract to supply cyber security services to a number of Australian Government agencies.
The Murdoch led LNP is talking crap again. The Murdochracy are out again asking the Government for something for nothing[…]
They're bluffing. The potential losses to Google far outweighs the pittance they will be asked to pay. Call their bluff!
Duck Duck Go.Google is an evil empire.
No, Australian politics is a truth-free zone thank you very much!
Lol I thought Japan already banned Huawei according to western media sources? They must be terribly disappointed now.Also in your[…]