Displaying items by tag: Australian Capital Territory ACT

The information technology sector just pipped marketing at the post to be the best performer, assisted again by increased private sector positions, according to the June executive demand index report from executive search firm EL Consult.

Published in Recruitment

ACT-based electricity and gas distributor Evoenergy has received $2.05 million in funding from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) to trial the integration of Distributed Energy Resources (DER) in an online marketplace.

Published in Energy
Thursday, 03 September 2015 22:07

NEXTDC wins the ballot with AEC contract

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) is in the process of migrating critical IT infrastructure from the Tuggeranong Data Centre in the ACT, managed by the Department of Human Services (DHS), to NEXTDC’s data centre in the Canberra suburb of Bruce.

Published in Data Centres

The ACT Government has appointed its first chief digital officer as part of its strategy to drive digital innovation in the nation’s capital.

Published in People Moves

A joint initiative by government, industry and the National Science and Technology Centre, Questacon, has given students from secondary schools in three states experience with the cutting-edge of design technology.

Published in Government Tech Policy
Thursday, 14 May 2015 16:50

Gaming expert to head up Interblock in APAC

Las Vegas luxury gaming manufacturer Interblock has appointed a new, Australian-based head of its Asia Pacific business as it pursues what it says is an “aggressive global sales strategy”.

Published in People Moves

Australia’s standard of living edged upwards in the second half of last year following two years of zero growth, with the modest rise in standards mainly due to “weak increases” in our cost of living due to lower petrol and household energy prices.

Published in Business Intelligence
Tuesday, 09 December 2014 13:21

African scammers rip off millions from Aussies

Over $9 million in funds has been transferred to West African countries by Australians who have been warned by the consumer watchdog that they might be the unwitting victims of scammers.

Published in Security

The IT sector has failed to maintain large gains in job opportunities for executives recorded in August, with a drop of 27% in September off a small base.

Published in Recruitment
Thursday, 21 August 2014 00:45

Demand for execs on the rise, but not in IT

The demand for executive rose modestly in July in most industry sectors, but the IT industry missed out, recording an 18% retraction, according to the latest executive employment index.

Published in Recruitment

There’s no jobs boom, but there is continuing momentum in job growth in Australia’s ICT sector, according to a newly published salary and employment index. While jobs demand, however, is slowly creeping upwards, that demand for digital professionals is currently outstripping supply.

Published in Enterprise Staff

iiNet has secured an ACT Government contract to build a free WiFi network in the next 12 months which will provide wireless coverage across 12 business districts in Canberra.

Published in Networking

There’s encouraging signs that Australia's ICT jobs market has been gathering pace over the past quarter, with the market for ICT skills now at its highest point for more than a year, according to a newly published report.

Published in Recruitment

Government sector IT staff will consider changing their jobs if they are affected by cuts in agency and departmental budgets expected to be announced in tonight’s federal budget, according to one major ICT recruitment firm.

Published in People Moves
Monday, 05 May 2014 16:52

Rallying around the Australian business

Rally Software, a global vendor of cloud-based software solutions for managing Agile software development, has boosted its team to service continuing expansion in the Australian market with the appointment of three new account managers.

Published in People Moves

Listed Australian consulting and technology firm Oakton has appointed 25-year business and IT veteran David Mathews as Executive General Manager for the ACT.

Published in People Moves
Tuesday, 11 February 2014 00:50

Healthcare, education lead the way in ICT hiring

Healthcare and education have been the key drivers of ICT hiring over the last 3 months, according to a newly published survey of the salaries and skills demand in each of Australia's major markets.

Published in Recruitment
Friday, 31 January 2014 12:38

Optus completes ACT network upgrades

Optus has just completed upgrades of 70 mobile sites in the ACT, marking the completion of a nationwide 3G upgrade program by the telco.

Published in Market

WEBINARS ONLINE & ON-DEMAND

GUEST ARTICLES

VENDOR NEWS

Guest Opinion

Guest Reviews

Guest Research

Guest Research & Case Studies

Channel News

Comments