The Australian Information Industry Association has called on Kevin Rudd to take action to restore industry confidence in the economy, and the Government’s confidence in the ICT industry.
As the implications of the Federal Budget sink in, reaction from the ICT industry is varied. The consensus is that – like the curate’s egg – it is good in parts.
Australia’s political parties should bring policies to the September federal election to boost Australia’s ICT industry, says the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA).
The Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) and Internet Industry Association (IIA) today both welcomed the release of the Coalition’s NBN policy, in an early vote of confidence for the alternative plan.
This week we have witnessed the unedifying spectacle of the government’s software pricing inquiry.
Four plum ICT jobs with salaries of more than $199,000 each are on offer in the NSW Government as the State works out how to implement its brand new ICT strategy which was unveiled in Sydney on Friday.
Software giant SAP has announced that it is extending its two year old Young ICT Explorers competition into NSW, with hopes to offer the programme to Victoria and Singapore next year as part of a bid to encourage school students to use technology creatively and also consider a career in ICT.
The Australian Information Industry Association says that the key role played by the organisation's members in bringing secure, accessible and affordable health care to all Australians through secure Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records (PCEHR) is now more clearly understood with the release of a major government report into electronic health records, tabled by the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee.
The Australian Information Industry Association has lashed out at the Federal Government for failing to properly promote the environmental savings that could be unleashed by more effective use of information and communications technology.
The Commonwealth Bank is aiming for downtime of less than six minutes of downtime a year on its critical computer systems - but acknowledges that there is a high price to be paid for that level of systems reliability, and it isn't always achieved.
The Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) and the Queensland.NET community have joined forces in an agreement which facilitates .NET members being offered special rates to join the national industry association.
By the reckoning of President Obama's first chief information officer, Julia Gillard's Government is fast running out of time to overhaul the nation's federal information technology systems.
Australia's peak ICT industry body is bringing Vivek Kundra, the former White House CIO and author of the Obama government's Cloud First policy to inject some 'fact' into the debate surround cloud uptake. Today of course Mr Kundra is an executive vice president with Salesforce.com - a company with a vested interest in talking up the cloud.
The Victorian Government has unveiled its new $85 million plan to support continuing growth, development and global competitiveness in Victoria's ICT sector, and promote ICT-enabled innovation across the state's economy.
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