IT Management

Python, Java most-searched coding languages in Australia

16 November, 2020

Specops Software has investigated which coding language most people want to learn, with Python and Java receiving the most Google and YouTube searches.


ACMA calls for compliance after Telstra overcharges customers

12 November, 2020

The ACMA has directed Telstra to comply with the Telecommunications Consumer Protections Code, after the telco overcharged customers a total of $2.4 million.


Ethernet Alliance launches Gen 2 PoE Certification Program

12 November, 2020

Following rising industry demand for seamless interoperating PoE products and solutions, the Ethernet Alliance has launched its Gen 2 PoE Certification Program.


Definium Technologies CEO named Entrepreneur of the Year

10 November, 2020

The CEO of Launceston-based Definium Technologies, Mike Cruse, has been named the 2020 Tasmanian Pearcey Entrepreneur of the Year by the Pearcey Foundation.


Crypto winter, COVID-19 cost blockchain market $2.8 billion

10 November, 2020

The blockchain market has lost US$2.8 billion over the last two years, with the 2018 crypto winter and the COVID-19 pandemic affecting industry growth.


IDC: Digitalisation of APAC GDP to reach $1.2 trillion by 2022

10 November, 2020

IDC research has predicted that 65% of the APAC GDP will be digitised, with spending to reach US$1.2 trillion between 2020 and 2023.


2020 Women in Digital awards names Founder of the Year

09 November, 2020

CEO and co-founder of Australian telehealth software company Coviu, Dr Silvia Pfeiffer, has been named Founder of the Year at the 2020 Women in Digital Awards.


Digital industry publishes draft fake news code

09 November, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The industry body representing Google, Facebook, Twitter and other digital platforms in Australia is consulting on its draft code on online disinformation.


Report: Drones could provide jobs, boost Aussie economy

05 November, 2020

A report released by the Australian Government has found that drones have the potential to boost the nation's economy and create thousands of jobs.


RBA partners with CBA, NAB for digital currency project

03 November, 2020

The Reserve Bank will partner with CBA and NAB to explore the use of a wholesale form of central bank digital currency using distributed ledger technology.


CompTIA offers online ICT training for Aus, NZ citizens

03 November, 2020

CompTIA is offering free online training for its CompTIA IT Fundamentals credential, with DDLS and Cyber Train providing free virtual workshops.


Significant investment in IoT, despite COVID-19 uncertainties

03 November, 2020

Almost 50% of organisations will have invested in IoT capabilities by 2023, despite COVID-19 uncertainties, according to a Gartner survey.


Gartner reports digital innovation funding bump for ANZ CIOs

02 November, 2020

CIOs in Australia and New Zealand have reported an increase in funding for digital innovation in their organisation, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Australia joins Japan, US to fund undersea cable in Palau

30 October, 2020

Australia will partner with Japan and the United States to fund a $30 million project for an undersea fibre-optic cable to enhance Palau's digital connectivity.


Billboards doubling as disinfection terminals for phones

30 October, 2020

Billboards in Helsinki and Turku in southern Finland are now serving as disinfection terminals, to clean phones in 15 seconds with UVC light.


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