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  • University of Sydney partners with Asia's AI powerhouse

    ​The University of Sydney has announced a research partnership with Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University and hinted that the institutions are seeking to develop a wall-climbing welding robot.

    Written by George Nott28 March 18 15:36
  • Jamila Gordon: The CIO who escaped the Somali Civil War

    Jamila Gordon has had quite a life journey, from her humble beginnings as an African refugee to her current role as director and chief information officer at ASX-listed firm, GetSwift.

    Written by Byron Connolly27 Feb. 17 16:54
  • Curtin Uni IT team pulls itself together

    Last year, Western Australia's largest university identified a shadow IT problem caused by a lack of trust between the IT department and business units. Richard Addiscott director of IT planning, governance and security explains how he filled the 'trust chasm'.

    Written by George Nott05 Sept. 16 14:23
  • Lockheed Martin to open R&D in Melbourne

    ​Lockheed Martin is opening a research and development facility in Melbourne, the company’s first outside of the US.

    Written by George Nott03 Aug. 16 10:55
  • ​6 ways tech culture is being transformed in education

    Technology innovations have had a dramatic impact on the education sector in recent years. University CIOs discuss the top 6 ways the culture of their organisations is changing.

    Written by Lou Markstrom25 Jan. 16 11:26
  • UNSW to offer first Australian course on cyber war and peace

    ​The University of New South Wales (UNSW) Canberra has announced it is opening a Masters in Cyber Security, Strategy and Diplomacy – Australia’s first ever course devoted to cyber war and peace.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner01 Dec. 15 15:17
  • ​Edith Cowan spends millions on new network

    Perth’s Edith Cowan University (ECU) is rolling a new fixed and wireless network after signing a multi-million dollar agreement with system integrator, Data #3.

    Written by Byron Connolly30 Oct. 15 12:23
  • IT experience to count towards master’s degree

    IT workers will soon be able to put their professional experience towards a master’s degree qualification in an offering Deakin University claims is a world-first.

    Written by Byron Connolly29 July 15 14:59
  • La Trobe University turns on SAP cloud

    La Trobe University has become the first organisation globally to switch on SAP S/4HANA in the cloud in a move that is expected to boost efficiency across the university’s business units by 20 per cent.

    Written by Byron Connolly01 May 15 10:30