Stories by Jennifer O'Brien

Animal Logic goes cloud with AWS for visual effects

Creative digital studio Animal Logic has selected public cloud giant Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide computing capacity for its visual effects and animation rending.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien04 Dec. 19 14:38

4 senior tech jobs up for grabs

Sydney Cricket and Sports Grounds is on the lookout for a head of technology to lead the iconic venue’s digital and technology transformation.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien04 Dec. 19 12:37

Staff retention key for tech companies in 2020: AIIA

The average salaries in the IT sector will continue to grow in 2020, but staff attrition rates will remain high, according to the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA).

Written by Jennifer O'Brien02 Dec. 19 10:31

Oneflare fined $75,600 for spamming

Sydney-based online marketplace, Oneflare, has been slapped with a $75,600 infringement notice following an Australian Communication and Media Authority (ACMA) investigation into breaches of the Spam Act 2003.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien02 Dec. 19 09:58

8 CIOs reveal top line predictions for 2020

Tech chiefs are influencing rapid change across their organisations. They're at the coalface, driving technology projects that use technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, machine learning, virtual reality, data analytics, automation and robotics to change the way their organisations operate.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien28 Nov. 19 10:28

Accenture names new technology practice lead in A/NZ

Accenture has crowned Scott Hahn as its new technology lead for Australia and New Zealand, a move the company said will boost the company’s technology business.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien27 Nov. 19 13:48

Gold Coast Airport boosts checkpoint security

Gold Coast Airport is beefing up its checkpoint security with the use of advanced computed tomography (CT) screening systems over the next three years.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien27 Nov. 19 10:22

Telstra slapped with warning over excess usage notifications

Telstra has been issued a formal warning by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) for failing to send data usage email notifications to more than 150,000 mobile broadband customers, leading to people having to pay unexpected excess usage charges.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien27 Nov. 19 09:41

Global IT coalition aims to fight domestic violence

A number of organisations that work against domestic violence have joined forces with IT security companies in a bid to launch a new global initiative, Coalition Against Stalkerware.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien21 Nov. 19 14:45

IT leaders share top line predictions for 2020

With 2020 just around the corner, a handful of IT leaders dished out some pivotal tech predictions they say will have an impact on the IT and business landscape next year.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien21 Nov. 19 09:42

Amazon launches Amazon Hub in Australia

Amazon is taking what it considers the next step in bringing its fulfillment and delivery network to Australia with the introduction of Amazon Hub – a new network of parcel pickup points.

Written by Jennifer O'Brien20 Nov. 19 12:46