An Australian-led project dubbed 'Healthy Country' aims to identify the best way to preserve and protect national parks with a focus on combining the knowledge of traditional owners and cloud-based AI.
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Monash University has appointed Teresa Finlayson as its permanent CIO following a four month-period where she held the role on an interim basis.
Data centre operator AirTrunk has announced plans for its third Australian data centre to be located in the north of Sydney.
Intel has launched the oneAPI "industry initiative" to deliver a unified and open programming experience to developers on any architecture.
Bankwest has launched a new feature to its mobile app offered by Look Who's Charging to help customers quickly spot possible fraudulent transactions.
ASX-listed InvoCare has updated its entire network across Australia and New Zealand as part of a $200 million investment to deliver a better customer experience.
Having the right level of paranoia helps keep the focus on the right things, is what Caltex Australia CIO Viv Da Ros believes.
Moving the NSW Data Analytics Centre (DAC) from the Department of Finance to Treasury and then from Treasury to Customer Service are two of many projects and achievement that Simon Herbert, executive director of data insights and transformation with the DAC, has been at the forefront of.
By repurposing the Amazon IoT Button, Flight Centre Travel Group A/NZ CIO Chris Locke was able to fix long running performance issues affecting stores.
Tomas Varsavsky, chief engineer at REA Group, and his team have led the business into a single sign on evolution that saw its 7.8 million customers migrate to its own solution, Locke.
With more than five billion certified products, The Woolmark Company has been working with Australia's 60,000 wool growers to research, develop and certify Australian wool.
"Our role is becoming significantly more strategic to the organisation and we need to be entrepreneurs that do technology," says Judo Bank's CIO and co-founder, Alex Twigg, who believes the growing importance of a CIO in all businesses today.
A technology executive's role is not about technology itself but about leading people to understand how technology can enable goals and objectives.
If you want to build trust and encourage back and forth exchange of ideas you can't be a micro-manager who makes all the decisions, says WA Police CIO Andrew Cann. This encourages people to wait for you to offer a solution instead of discussing and agreeing on the best possible outcome through healthy exchange of thoughts.
With 800,000 members and $50 million in funds, Cbus Super gave head of IT and digital Rob Pickering a chance to build an entirely new system that brought administration and marketing tools in-house to provide a “sophisticated” experience to its members.