IT Management

Australia to be nearly cashless within 5 years

26 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

At the current rate of change, 98% of receivables across all Australian businesses will comprise non-cash payments within five years.

US start-up festival to feature in NSW

26 April, 2017 by

A local version of San Francisco's LAUNCH festival will be hosted by NSW in 2018 and 2019.

Canberra seeks to ease visa concerns

24 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The federal government has responded to IT sector concerns over the abolition of 457 visas by reaffirming its commitment to developing local STEM skills.

Innovation Summit's line-up revealed

24 April, 2017 by

The annual Innovation Summit will be held by Schneider Electric in Sydney, May 2017.

Eyeing the value in 2017's technology wave

24 April, 2017 by Manish Bahl

Artificial intelligence and software robots are the areas business leaders should be focusing on this year.

CeBIT focuses on women in tech

20 April, 2017 by

Only 14% of start-up founders are female, a fact that will be discussed by leading women in technology at the CeBIT Australia event.

457 visa dumping met with concern

20 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Abolition of the 457 visa has caused concern in the IT sector, but elsewhere it has been criticised for not going far enough.

simPRO innovation hub established in Queensland

20 April, 2017 by

simPRO Software has launched a new hub in Queensland to explore machine learning, automation and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Victorian tech sector expands with more jobs

19 April, 2017 by

Job creation in Victoria has been given a boost, with two companies establishing new positions in Melbourne.

Two-thirds of Australian workers are mobile

18 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

While 66% of employees spend at least 20% of their time outside the office, fewer than half feel fully empowered to work collaboratively, according to Microsoft.

CeBIT announces Vodafone as strategic sponsor

13 April, 2017 by

Vodafone has partnered with CeBIT Australia as the strategic sponsor, and will showcase its technology at the event.

95% of large enterprises are falling behind

13 April, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Although nearly three-quarters of large enterprises agree that IT transformation will be key to staying competitive, only 5% have graduated to the final 'transformed' stage, a survey suggests.

Aussie start-up to launch 100 satellites

12 April, 2017 by

A constellation of nanosatellites will be launched by Fleet, after $5 million in Series A funding was provided for the venture.

Microsoft needs 120 staff for Sydney centre

12 April, 2017 by

Microsoft has created 120 new jobs in its Asia Inside Sales Centre, which is located in Sydney.

2017's battle of the bots

12 April, 2017 by Robert Schwarz | Supplied by: Nuance Communications

With chatbots growing in prominence, it's important to get the basics right as the 'battle of the bots' heats up.

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