NCI’s Gadi ranks among top 25 supercomputers – Hardware- Tempemail

Australia’s newest and fastest supercomputer has broken into the ranks of the top 25 most powerful machines in the world, one of only two Australian entrants in the latest Top500 rankings. The Tempemail Computational Infrastructure’s (NCI) ‘Gadi’ supercomputer was built by Fujitsu to replace its ageing ‘Raijin’ supercomputer and was Continue Reading

DTA finds its new strategy chief at KPMG – Strategy – Training & Development- Tempemail

The Digital Transformation Agency has appointed KPMG Australia’s technology and government advisory partner Scott Cass-Dunbar as its new chief strategy officer.  Cass-Dunbar joined the peak government IT agency earlier this month, ending a four-month search to fill a role vacated by former chief strategy officer Anthony Vlasic in February.  Vlasic, who spent two years at the agency after joining as its chief procurement officer in Continue Reading

Top German court reimposes data curbs on Facebook – Software- Tempemail

Facebook must comply with an order by Germany’s antitrust watchdog to curb data collection from users, a top German court ruled, in a setback for the US social network company that could set a wider precedent. The Federal Court’s stay order, which suspends a decision by a lower court, backs Continue Reading

Google extends fact-checking to image search – Software- Tempemail

Google will start showing fact-checking labels on Images search results globally, as tech companies come under increasing pressure to combat the viral spread of misleading claims online. Google will display the “fact check” labels underneath thumbnails that appear in image search results along with a summary of third-party fact-checkers’ findings, Continue Reading

US letter to firms gives little clarity on new Huawei curb, lawyers say – Networking- Tempemail

The Trump administration has sent new guidance to companies struggling to understand the scope of a measure unveiled last month that aims to crack down on chip sales to China’s blacklisted telecoms equipment maker Huawei, Reuters has learned. But the guidance, included in a June 16 letter sent by the Continue Reading

Origin Energy is shifting its SAP environment to run on AWS – Cloud – Software- Tempemail

Origin Energy has shifted its SAP customer management environment to run on AWS instead of on-premises, halving its system operating costs in the process. The utility revealed last month it is 60 percent through a project to transition most of its systems to public cloud, which it expects to finish Continue Reading

5G and Enterprise, a Match Made for Growth | Tempemail

Digital technologies are transforming industries worldwide. With 5G being deployed across the region, service providers increasingly recognise the new business opportunities that digital transformation of the enterprise market will bring. However, to successfully address these opportunities and accelerate longer-term growth, they need to extend their focus from traditional revenue streams Continue Reading

Apple Adds New Privacy Features to Upcoming iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur – Tempemail

Unprecedented times call for unprecedented measures. No, we’re not talking about ‘coronavirus,’ the current global pandemic because of which Apple—for the very first time in history—organized its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) virtually. Here we’re talking about a world in which we are all connected and constantly sharing data, also known Continue Reading