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.
Health Minister Greg Hunt needs to dump his dud version and rebuild it using the Apple/Google API that solves the[…]
I have no doubt that Brian Krebs has his fans. If I have written about him, then it is always[…]
I was with MyRepublic when I first connected to the NBN and paid $69.95 for 100/40 on HFC. After a[…]
myrepublic, been with them when they first started.
Whos your provider at that price? It's difficult to find 100/20 under $89 let alone true 100/40