Stories by Bonnie Gardiner

Healthcare firms biggest target for cyber crooks

​The global healthcare sector experienced more than three times the number of security incidents than the average industry and is twice as likely to encounter data theft, according to a report.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner24 Sept. 15 12:49

NBN launches FTTN

​NBN has officially launched its commercial fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) technology as the next step in its overall multi-technology model (MTM).

Written by Bonnie Gardiner21 Sept. 15 12:26

Are freelance developers an untapped resource?

Developers may increasingly be looking to freelance rather than seek full time work with one company due to a preference for flexibility, their pick of projects and higher pay.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner16 Sept. 15 15:18

​One in ten IT teams wasting $100k a year

One in ten IT teams are wasting more than $100k a year on redundant technology as decision-makers are feeling added pressure to spend products and services that might not benefit the business.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner16 Sept. 15 14:52

NAB launches digital advice platform

​National Australia Bank has launched an online service that provides advice to customers who don't have an active relationship with a financial adviser.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner10 Sept. 15 12:43

Wearables far more than 'strapping a smartphone to your wrist'

Though some predictions around growth in the wearable tech market have been sobering, many fail to factor in the potential for wearables beyond fitness trackers and smartwatches. Fashion is now teaming up with tech to create smart fabrics and accessories in truly wearable designs that don't sacrifice functionality.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner09 Sept. 15 10:49

Westpac invests $1.3B in digital transformation

Westpac Group will increase its annual investment spend by 20 per cent to $1.3 billion, the majority of which will be dedicated to technology, digital and simplification projects.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner07 Sept. 15 15:37

ANZ and IBM sign new $450 million contract

ANZ bank has extended its collaboration with IBM by signing a new five-year, $450 million contract with the tech giant to drive productivity and assist in the bank’s regional Asian expansion.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner01 Sept. 15 12:37

New CIO for Vic emergency services agency

The Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority (ESTA) has appointed Glenn Page as its new IT chief following the promotion of its former CIO Deborah Weiss to COO in July.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner31 Aug. 15 15:50

Innovation workshop open to Vic students

In an innovation workshop available to Victorian school students, participants will tackle real-world problems using technology such as 3D printers, modular electronics and robotics.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner31 Aug. 15 11:14