IT Management

UNSW to provide vouchers for cybersecurity SMEs

12 October, 2021

Technology-rich start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs can now receive up to $50,000 of matched funding, as part of UNSW's COVID-19 TechVoucher program.

ACCC will not oppose Microsoft's purchase of Nuance

12 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission will not object to the proposed $26.95bn purchase of Nuance Communications by Microsoft.

Comms Connect program draws industry heavyweights

11 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Comms Connect (WFevents)

In a highly anticipated return to live events, Comms Connect Melbourne 2022 has drawn the industry's brightest to present on pressing industry topics.

Government awards $5.7m in manufacturing grants

11 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Ten manufacturers will share in $5.7m in grant funding as part of the latest round of the federal government's Commercialisation Fund project.

Melbourne narrowly beats Sydney in smart city rankings

11 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Melbourne came 27th in the world and Sydney 30th on a list of the 50 top major cities by the adoption of technology to improve livability and sustainability.

Qld innovation hubs could lift economy by $11bn

08 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Queensland Government is preparing an innovation strategy based on research finding that boosting the state’s innovation hubs could create 80,000 new jobs.

Australian consumers back LCR for payments

07 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian consumers increasingly support the ability for merchants to select the lowest-cost network when processing debit card payments, according to EFTPOS.

TCA releases tech job creation roadmap

07 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Tech Council of Australia believes that with the right government support, 1m Australians could be employed in technology jobs by 2025.

Revolutionising revenue streams

07 October, 2021

When Taronga Conservation Society needed to revolutionise its performance management, it turned to SAP solutions partner Techwave Australia.

Intel breaking new ground in neuromorphics

06 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Intel's new Loihi 2 chip could lead to new advances in the operation of autonomous vehicles in unknown environments, according to QUT Professor Michael Milford.

Op Central launches Vax Central for businesses

06 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Op Central has developed a software-as-a-service solution for helping businesses manage their employees' COVID-19 vaccination status.

Are we okay?

05 October, 2021 by Chris Herrmann | Supplied by: Information Technology Professionals Association (ITPA)

The pandemic has taken a mental health toll unlike anything else in recent history. For the IT sector, that's meant burnout on top of everything else.

ACCC calls for laws to counter Google's ad tech dominance

01 October, 2021

An ACCC inquiry into the ad tech sector has found that Google's dominance in the supply chain harms businesses and consumers.

Report: Australia's digital competitiveness in decline

01 October, 2021

Australia's digital competitiveness is in decline, having dropped five places in a ranking of the digital competitiveness of 64 countries.

Till Payments closes $110m funding round

01 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian fintech startup Till Payments has raised an additional $110m to pursue growth both domestically and in international markets.

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