Stories by Shahida Sweeney

Service NSW reveals 2020 digital roadmap

One year after launch, Service NSW is ramping up investments in digital technologies by integrating internet, mobile, and contact centre channels for high-volume transactions.

Written by Shahida Sweeney04 Sept. 14 12:50

Trusted insider a security threat, warns Brandis

Security planners are racing to close gaps across networks and ICT infrastructure. But they have overlooked a Trojan horse already inside the gate, Attorney-General, George Brandis has warned.

Written by Shahida Sweeney03 Sept. 14 10:47

State Library of NSW fast-tracks digitisation strategy

The State Library of NSW is digitising its treasure trove of information assets created over the past 200 years so they can be accessed and shared online and on mobile devices.

Written by Shahida Sweeney02 Sept. 14 15:37

Finance sector's use of social media under scrutiny

The finance sector is under increased scrutiny for its use of social media, with regulators expected to fine-tune Australian laws, matching trends that are already in place in the UK and US.

Written by Shahida Sweeney01 Sept. 14 16:02

Geoscience Australia opens up access to spatial data

Geoscience Australia is embracing international geospatial standards and integrated Web platforms to share spatial data in an open environment. The focus is on interoperability, says the agency’s lead data scientist, Danielle Beaudreau.

Written by Shahida Sweeney28 Aug. 14 13:58

Victoria University taps analytics to provide blended learning

Victoria University (VU) has gone live with an integrated learning platform that uses data analytics and mobile apps to help design, deliver and manage anywhere, anytime learning programs for more than 40,000 students.

Written by Shahida Sweeney27 Aug. 14 11:22

Fire & Rescue NSW unveils new mobililty strategy

Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) sees a future where its 7,500 staff can access technology services anywhere from any unmanaged, web-connected device, as the organisation re-engineers its back-end systems to support a mobility strategy.

Written by Shahida Sweeney21 Aug. 14 10:29