Amazon to build first robotic Australian fulfilment centre in Sydney – Strategy – Hardware- Tempemail

Amazon will build its first robotic Australian fulfilment centre in Sydney’s west in a bid to accelerate order processing times and improve the e-tailer’s competitiveness. The company announced plans for the massive 200,000 square metre facility on Tuesday, which will also be its largest in Australia with “around the same Continue Reading

Woolworths to build automated distribution centres in NSW – Strategy – Hardware- Tempemail

Woolworths will invest up to $780 million in new automated and semi-automated grocery distribution centres in NSW. The investment covers a fully-automated regional distribution centre and a semi-automated national distribution centre at Sydney’s Moorebank Logistics Park. It follows a difficult three months for Woolworths, in which it was forced to Continue Reading

CERN Wants to Build a New 100 Kilometre Long Super-Collider Worth $23 Billion | Tempemail

Sourced from CERN. The Large Hadron Collider is the world’s highest-energy particle collider at 27 kilometres in length. It is also the largest machine ever built by human hands, according to CNET. Now, the machine’s operators, the European Organization for Nuclear Research – CERN, is planning to build a second, Continue Reading

Macquarie Telecom to build govt data centre in Canberra – Hardware – Networking- Tempemail

Macquarie Telecom will invest $17 million into a new data centre in Canberra to meet rising demand for cloud and cyber security services from government agencies. The company behind Macquarie Government on Tuesday said the inital investment would go towards the construction of a 1.5 megawatt (MW) facility, with work expected to begin Continue Reading

RBA to build ‘data bunker’ to safeguard payments system from outages – Strategy – Cloud – Hardware- Tempemail

The Reserve Bank of Australia will establish a ‘data bunker’ to improve the resilience of its core systems after a high-profile data centre outage in 2018 pulled the country’s high-value settlement system offline. The central bank on Tuesday approached the market for a system integrator to design and implement the Continue Reading

Researchers build brain-on-a-chip – Training & Development – Hardware- Tempemail

Engineers have managed to create an artificial synaptic network in hardware for the first time, which could pave the way for small and portable brain-inspired circuits that don’t require data connections. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute fo Technology’s mechanical engineering school designed a “brain-on-a-chip” circuit that’s smaller than a piece Continue Reading

Son-of-myGov platform build price climbs again – Strategy – Software- Tempemail

A multi-million dollar contract with Deloitte for the government’s new Facebook-inspired digital service platform has climbed for the second time in less than a month after briefly disappearing from view last week. The value of the seven-month deal for the beta build of the government’s new digital experience platform (GOVDXP) Continue Reading

COVID-19 pushes Sydney Trains to build occupancy reporting app for staff – Strategy – Projects- Tempemail

A new app that allows Sydney Trains staff to report crowding on services has been rolled out in a bid to improve the flow of real-time occupancy data on Sydney’s rail network during COVID-19. Transport for NSW launched the customer management team (CMT) app this week to help ensure strict Continue Reading

Ads We Like: Ikea shares ‘easy-to-follow’ instructions on how to build furniture forts- Tempemail

Imitating the distinctive simplicity of its flat-pack instructions, Ikea is providing parents with much-needed kids entertainment in the form of instructional sheets on how to build furniture forts. While lockdown is hard enough on its own, lockdown with children is a different kettle of fish. To help parents keep their Continue Reading