Centrelink loses welfare payments overhaul chief – Strategy- Tempemail

The high-profile senior executive in charge of the country’s billion dollar-plus Centrelink IT overhaul has called it quits after more than four years on the project. John Murphy, who joined what was then the Department of Human Services from the Tempemail Australia Bank back in February 2016, worked his last Continue Reading

Lendlease helps form digital twin consortium – Strategy – Software- Tempemail

Lendlease has teamed up with Microsoft, Dell, Ansys and the Object Management Group to form a Digital Twin Consortium to create global standards and use cases for the technology. Digital twins are virtual representations of physical assets that are popular in large-scale engineering and construction projects.  Though digital twins can Continue Reading

AusPost temporarily digitises mailrooms of 40 govt, finance firms – Strategy – Software- Tempemail

Australia Post has been digitising mail addressed to 40 state government departments and financial services firms since mid-March as a stopgap measure while physical mailrooms couldn’t operate. The mailroom digitisation service is a subset of what Australia Post normally sells under its Decipha brand. Decipha is a process outsourcing operation, Continue Reading

From zero to hero: Geoscience Australia nears cyber resiliency – Strategy – Security- Tempemail

Geoscience Australia is nearing compliance with all eight of the government’s mandatory and non-mandatory cyber security requirements after being found to be vulnerable to cyber attack in 2018. In answers to questions on notice from senate estimates, the peak geoscientific research agency said it had now implemented all the Australian Signals Directorate’s Continue Reading

Facebook embraces remote work beyond Silicon Valley – Strategy- Tempemail

Facebook will permanently embrace remote work even after coronavirus lockdowns ease, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday, accelerating the tech sector’s geographic diversification away from its home in Silicon Valley. Zuckerberg said the world’s largest social network would start “aggressively opening up remote hiring” in July, expecting that about Continue Reading

Pawsey to install quantum-emulator at supercomputing centre – Strategy – Hardware- Tempemail

The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre is taking a stake in the race to develop quantum computing capabilities by partnering with Canberra based company Quantum Brilliance. Pawsey staff will establish an expertise in quantum computing systems through the partnership, before installing and providing access to a quantum emulator at its supercomputing centres. Continue Reading

DTA moves to replace $130 million-plus cloud services panel – Strategy – Cloud- Tempemail

The Digital Transformation Agency has moved to replace the whole-of-government cloud services panel after initially delaying the procurement due to the coronavirus pandemic. The agency on Thursday approached the market to fill its proposed cloud marketplace panel, which is now expected to launch in early 2021. The panel was initially Continue Reading

5 Essential Elements of a Comprehensive Endpoint Security Strategy- Tempemail

Read Article Digital Transformation requires a fresh look at endpoint security. Read our new “Five Essential Elements of a Comprehensive Endpoint Security Strategy” eBook to enhance your security methodology. Fill the form below to Download. If you have an interesting article / experience / case study to share, please get Continue Reading