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Geek Weekly: Our top weird tech stories for 23 April

Geek Weekly: Our top weird tech stories for 23 April

Posted on 22 April, 2015
This week: Man shoots PC, Bloomberg's terminal fail, glitch blamed for bus crash, a different kind of Nigerian scam, and Glitch art? - there's an app for that. [ + ]
Cybercrime costs Australia $1bn per year

Cybercrime costs Australia $1bn per year

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 22 April, 2015
The Australian Crime Commission is working to alleviate the significant threat posed by cybercrime, which is costing Australia at least $1 billion annually. [ + ]
Microsoft beefs up cloud security, wins ASD cert

Microsoft beefs up cloud security, wins ASD cert

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 22 April, 2015
Microsoft has made moves to bolster the security of its cloud offerings, while its cloud services have been certified for the handling of unclassified government data. [ + ]
Business intelligence that's scalable and flexible

Business intelligence that's scalable and flexible

Posted on 21 April, 2015
Australian business intelligence consultancy mac2 Data turned to Yellowfin to help it provide a BI solution with lower total cost of ownership, enhanced flexibility and seamless scalability. [ + ]
Nokia's $22bn Alcatel-Lucent buy, EU accuses Google of antitrust violations, Telstra to end Pacnet brand

Nokia's $22bn Alcatel-Lucent buy, EU accuses Google of antitrust violations, Telstra to end Pacnet brand

Posted by Andrew Collins on 20 April, 2015
Nokia to buy Alcatel-Lucent in AU$22bn all-share transaction, European Commission officially accuses Google of infringing EU antitrust rules and Telstra to end Pacnet brand. [ + ]
Victorian public sector spending $3bn on ICT per year

Victorian public sector spending $3bn on ICT per year

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 20 April, 2015
ICT spending by the Victorian public sector has more than doubled since 2010 by some estimates, but agencies are failing to demonstrate value for money, a state audit shows. [ + ]
NCI taps NetApp for supercomputing storage

NCI taps NetApp for supercomputing storage

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 20 April, 2015
Australian national research computing facility NCI has deployed 11 petabytes worth of high-speed flash storage from NetApp for its supercomputing and cloud computing infrastructure. [ + ]
New cybersecurity policy should address skills gap: AIIA

New cybersecurity policy should address skills gap: AIIA

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 20 April, 2015
The government's revised national cybersecurity strategy should address issues including the IT security skills gap and include a mechanism to let businesses report attacks anonymously, the AIIA has urged. [ + ]