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Executive employment demands at ‘historical low’, says EL Consult's Montgomery

14 August 2020 in Recruitment

Employment demands for Australian executives are at historically low levels despite a rise of 14% in demand for August, as…

Union says NBN Co move to axe 800 jobs now 'a disgrace'

14 August 2020 in Telecoms & NBN

The Communications, Electrical and Plumbing Union of Australia, the body that represents workers who are employed by NBN Co, the…

Australian IT professionals ahead of global counterparts in experiencing disruptions, outages working remotely

14 August 2020 in Home Tech

Sixty-five percent of Australian and New Zealand IT professionals have experienced disruptions or outages when working remotely during the COVID-19…

App store battle royale – Apple pulls Fortnite from store, Epic Games sues over fees

14 August 2020 in Mobility

An epic battle is shaping up over the fees mobile store owners charge developers. Fortnite developer Epic Games isn’t happy…

Macquarie Telecom ‘slashes’ mobile costs in Uniting WA overhaul

14 August 2020 in Deals

Macquarie Telecom has overhauled the mobile services of community services not-for-profit Uniting WA, claiming mobile costs have been slashed by…

S&P says Telstra must remain focused on implementing T22 strategy

14 August 2020 in Telecoms & NBN

Global ratings agency S&P Global Ratings says Telstra needs to remain focused on implementing its T22 strategy as headwinds gather,…

Oracle announces the Autonomous JSON Database – smarter, faster, cheaper than MongoDB

14 August 2020 in Data

Global enterprise database and application vendor, Oracle, announced its new cloud Autonomous JSON Database, bringing NoSQL APIs and SQL functionality,…

Private sector jobs ‘destroyed’ while public sector adds jobs, claims IPA

13 August 2020 in Recruitment

More than 604,000 private sector jobs have been “destroyed” since lockdowns were introduced in March while 14,000 jobs have been…

Government sets bidding limits for next 5G spectrum auction

13 August 2020 in Business Telecommunications

Bidding limits for Australia’s next 5G spectrum auction, which is scheduled to occur in March 2021, have been announced by…

NBN connections climb to 7.4 million with new activations, says ACCC

13 August 2020 in Telecoms & NBN

More than 7.4 million consumers are now connected to the National Broadband Network after the activation of 383,257 new services…

Telstra profits slump in face of 'pressure' from pandemic, bushfire crisis

13 August 2020 in Telecoms & NBN

Telstra has suffered a 14% drop in profits with the telco putting the decline down to pressure put on it…

Ransomware likely to be around for a while, says Sophos researcher

13 August 2020 in Security

Ransomware has evolved considerably from its first sighting — Cryptolocker was spotted on 5 September 2013 — and is unlikely…

Microsoft re-enters mobile phone space with foldable Android device

13 August 2020 in Mobility

Microsoft has re-entered the mobile phone space, with a foldable device called the Surface Duo which runs Android.

Nissan Moves to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure for High-Performance Computing

12 August 2020 in Enterprise Cloud

Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer, Nissan, announced today it is migrating its on-premises, high-performance computing workloads to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to…

Ransomware gangs using social pressure to extort victims: Sophos researcher

12 August 2020 in Security

The actors behind the various Windows ransomware packages changed their tactics to prise money out of their victims' hands in…

Parallels Desktop 16 brings Big Sur compatibility, boosts Windows performance

11 August 2020 in Business Software

It's that time of year again: a new version of macOS will soon be released, so there's a new version…

Nutanix Clusters spread to AWS bare metal servers

11 August 2020 in Cloud

Nutanix' hyperconverged infrastructure software Nutanix Clusters is now generally available on AWS bare metal EC2 instances.

US order on WeChat could decimate iPhone sales: analyst

11 August 2020 in Government Tech Policy

If Apple had to remove the WeChat app from its app store due to an executive order issued by US…

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Dodo combines new NBN plans with electricity and gas charges

14 August 2020 in Energy

Telco and energy retailer Dodo has launched new NBN plans coupled with offers for electricity and gas services.

Add a (D-)Link to your mesh

14 August 2020 in Reviews

The arrival of the D-Link Covr-1100 means your Covr-1102 system can be easily extended.

Wilson drives in to new sales director role at Loopit

14 August 2020 in People Moves

Car subscription software platform Loopit has appointed Damian Wilson as its first sales director.

Vivaldi offers ad tracking and blocking in new Android version

14 August 2020 in Apps

Norway-based Vivaldi Technologies has updated its browser for the Android platform, with the company saying the new version would help…

Thinner, lighter devices driving 5G take-up in China: IDC

14 August 2020 in Mobility

China issued its first commercial 5G licences in June last year and since then lighter and thinner devices have tended…

Fujitsu picks Lennon for state role

13 August 2020 in People Moves

Fujitsu has appointed Dave Lennon as Queensland state manager.

Confidential computing is part of IBM's cloud vision

13 August 2020 in Cloud

IBM has been working on confidential computing technologies for more than a decade, IBM Z Hybrid Cloud vice president Rohit…

SEEK jobs ads show small rise in July compared to June

13 August 2020 in Recruitment

Online job advertisements on the SEEK website have shown a minor positive trend in July, rising 2.3% compared to June,…

Oracle Cloud performance enables personalised customer engagement video, says iLiveIT

12 August 2020 in Enterprise Solutions

Consumers and businesses alike are on an intense bootcamp right now in establishing effective virtual communications. Customer Communication Management and…

Intuit QuickBooks and Business Australia unite to fill gap in small business support

12 August 2020 in Accounting Software

Partnership to ensure small to medium businesses get rounded support in time of need STRATEGIC ALLIANCE ANNOUNCEMENT: With the COVID-19 pandemic hitting…

Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital selects Spectralink for communications

12 August 2020 in Resellers

The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne (RCH) has selected purpose-built, enterprise-grade clinical Android device Spectralink to be the forefront of its…

Virtual Conference Network launches Australian market business

12 August 2020 in Strategy

An Australian-founded claimed “disruptive” alternative to video conferencing, The Virtual Conference Network, has been launched to provide risk mitigation, improved…

Paterson takes up ANZ role at Medallia

12 August 2020 in People Moves

Experience management SaaS provider Medallia has appointed Heather Paterson as its ANZ country manager.

NBN migration pushes SD-WAN take up in Australian market ahead of other markets, says analyst

12 August 2020 in Market

Software-defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) has taken off quicker in Australia than some other markets partly due to the migration…

Vodafone launches first new bundled plans

12 August 2020 in Telecoms & NBN

Vodafone has released a raft of new bundled postpaid and prepaid plans which it says ensures customers can connect for…

Optus offers Victorians free UEFA Champions Trophy football stream

12 August 2020 in Entertainment

Singtel Optus will make its Optus Sport broadcast available free of cost to all Victorians to watch the UEFA Champions…

US smartphone shipments drifted lower by 5% in 2Q2020: Canalys

12 August 2020 in Mobility

The US smartphone market saw a 5% year-on-year decline in shipments for the second quarter of 2020, the technology analyst…

OutSystems – Agility in the time of COVID

11 August 2020 in Development

INTERVIEW PROMOTION. Low-code development vendor OutSystems has released a major study of thousands of IT professionals and CIOs about their…

WEBINAR WEDNESDAY 1PM 12th AUGUST: Why is cybersecurity PR different?

11 August 2020 in Security

As part of the global Code Red Security PR Network, Primary Communication will be co-presenting a webinar on Wednesday 12…

Reckon merging legal division with American start-up Zebraworks

11 August 2020 in Accounting Software

ASX-listed accounting software firm Reckon has announced it is merging with American start-up Zebraworks, a software-as-a-service practice management provider for…

MessageXchange delivers e-invoicing services for NSW Department of Customer Service

11 August 2020 in Deals

The NSW Government’s Department of Customer Service has appointed business-to-business integration solutions provider MessageXchange to provide its e-invoicing solution aimed…


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