IT Management

My New Year's wish — more collaborative tech policy

16 January, 2020 by Laurie Patton

We need to identify tech policies and priorities that set us up to benefit from the digitally enabled future, says Laurie Patton.


Google to continue support for Chrome on Windows 7 until 2021

15 January, 2020

Google is set to continue supporting Chrome on Windows 7 for at least 18 months, even as Microsoft officially ends its support for the operating system.


ACMA to call on ISPs to block nine illegal gambling websites

15 January, 2020

The ACMA is calling on Australian ISPs to block nine gambling websites after it received over 79 complaints against them and found them to be operating illegally.


IBM heads US patent list for 27th consecutive year

15 January, 2020 | Supplied by: IBM Australia Limited

IBM is celebrating its 27th year atop the annual US patent recipient list, having earned 9262 US patents in 2019 alone.


Online course to help tech professionals upskill in DevOps

14 January, 2020

A course designed to help technology professionals improve software development and IT operations within their business has launched on RMIT Online.


5G to reach 1.5 billion connections globally by 2025

14 January, 2020

5G is set to reach 1.5 billion connections globally by 2025 for an annual average growth of 150% over the next six years, according to a new study.


PC market breaks losing streak in 2019

14 January, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The traditional PC market finally grew in 2019 after seven consecutive years in decline, driven by last-minute migrations from the now-extinct Windows 7.


Accenture to buy Symantec's Cyber Security Services business

13 January, 2020 | Supplied by: Accenture Australia Ltd

Accenture is set to acquire Symantec's Cyber Security Services business in a bid to improve its ability to help clients detect and respond to cyber threats.


Guy Danskine appointed MD of Equinix in Australia

13 January, 2020 by Jonathan Nally | Supplied by: Equinix Australia Pty Ltd

Danskine, previously Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, takes over from Jeremy Deutsch in the MD role.


Alphabet Inc captures lion's share of monthly web traffic

10 January, 2020

Every month, Alphabet Inc's 422 domains rake in almost 120 billion visits, with google.com attracting over 77 billion visits alone, a study shows.


Telecoms operators working to restore bushfire-affected networks

09 January, 2020

Australian telecommunications operators are working to restore networks in bushfire-affected areas, allowing communities to receive vital emergency information.


Robust cybersecurity sector measurement critical for growth

09 January, 2020

Australia needs to get better at measuring its cybersecurity sector if it's going to sustain industry and economic growth, according to AustCyber.


Best of 2019: Dept of Employment using big data to reskill Australia

08 January, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Across the festive season we'll be reprising some of our best articles from 2019. Today we look at one example of how government is using data analytics.


Best of 2019: The first are the last — it's tech's turn for digital transformation

02 January, 2020 by Mark P McDonald* | Supplied by: Gartner Australasia Pty Ltd

Across the festive season we'll be reprising some of our best articles from 2019. Today we take a look at digital transformation from the inside out.


Season's greetings

20 December, 2019

Technology Decisions is taking a break now until 8 January, so we'd like to wish you a merry festive season and a safe and prosperous New Year.


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