IT Management

ACS opens AI hub in Melbourne

17 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The ACS has launched a new AI hub at its Docklands premises in Melbourne and has appointed a new Head of AI Community Development.


NSW Cyber Security Innovation Node launches talent accelerator

16 December, 2019

Upskilling and sourcing cybersecurity talent is set to be easier under the NSW Cyber Security Innovation Node's new talent development initiative.


International machine learning conference en route to Sydney

16 December, 2019

In 2021, the Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS) will trek to Sydney for its first event outside the Northern Hemisphere.


Optus makes 5G data call over 2300 MHz spectrum

16 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Optus Pty Ltd

Optus has established an end-to-end 5G data call over its 2300 MHz spectrum, in what the company is calling a world first.


Govt commits to digital platform reforms

16 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The government has committed to implementing a range of reforms aimed at giving Australian regulators more power to crack down on abuses by tech giants.


Wipro brings NextGen Cyber Defence Centre to Melbourne

11 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Wipro Technologies

A NextGen Cyber Defence Centre has launched in Melbourne to help businesses and organisations bolster their cybersecurity capabilities.


TelSoc sees merit in comms ministry merger

11 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Telecommunications industry association TelSoc has welcomed the government's decision to combine the communications and infrastructure ministries.


Harrison.ai completes $29m capital raising

11 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Sydney-based Harrison.ai has completed its first capital raising to further the development of its healthcare AI business.


Adelaide top ANZ city for mobile experience: study shows

10 December, 2019

Adelaide provides the best mobile experience of Australia and New Zealand's largest cities, according to a new study by Tutela.


Govt establishes Digital Technology Taskforce

10 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The federal government has established a Digital Technology Taskforce to explore ways to maximise the benefits of digital technology and minimise the harms.


RMIT and AWS to open new Cloud Innovation Centre

09 December, 2019

A new Amazon Web Services-backed Cloud Innovation Centre is set to open at RMIT University to help tackle global cyber challenges and close skills gaps.


ACS releases data privacy paper

05 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling | Supplied by: Australian Computer Society

The ACS has published a new technical white paper outlining the need to develop a safe data sharing regime for government that maintains citizens' privacy.


ACS calls on investors to join early-stage tech fund

05 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Computer Society

The Australian Computer Society is calling on investors to join its new early-stage tech fund after pledging $5 million to the project.


Encryption Act amendments tabled in Senate

05 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Labor Senator Kristina Keneally has tabled long-awaited amendments to Australia's controversial encryption legislation in the Senate.


Global smartphone shipments to grow in 2020: IDC reports

05 December, 2019

Global smartphone shipments are expected to return to growth in 2020 after a three-year slump, according to IDC.


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