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5000 delegates to gather in Melbourne for Convention 2014

5000 delegates to gather in Melbourne for Convention 2014

Posted on 18 September, 2014
Around 5000 delegates will gather in Melbourne later this year for the largest engineering event ever held in the Southern Hemisphere. [ + ]
Connected cars have 1980s-level security

Connected cars have 1980s-level security

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 17 September, 2014
Smart connected vehicles have the potential to improve road safety, but primitive network security systems could make them more of a danger, QUT professor Andry Rakotonirainy warns. [ + ]
Finance picks Acquia as GovCMS service provider

Finance picks Acquia as GovCMS service provider

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 17 September, 2014
Acquia has been chosen to provide the cloud platform for the GovCMS unified government web content management system. [ + ]
The software supply chain - keeping it linked

The software supply chain - keeping it linked

Posted by Chris Livesey, Chief Marketing Officer, Micro Focus on 17 September, 2014
As release timescales shrink and development is further outsourced, the software supply chain is becoming more complex and failing to achieve acceptable levels of effectiveness. A new perspective is required. [ + ]
Geek Weekly: Our top weird tech stories for 18 September

Geek Weekly: Our top weird tech stories for 18 September

Posted on 17 September, 2014
Frankenstein robots are coming; BP's £4bn fat finger fail; Detroit's 'broken' IT system; How random is your smartphone?; Big cat 'bot can bound. [ + ]
Consumer identity management - 10 key areas

Consumer identity management - 10 key areas

Posted by Jan Zeilinga, CTO, First Point Global on 16 September, 2014
The explosion of mobile, social, cloud and big data is challenging all of us to come up with new customer-facing solutions. [ + ]
Australian corporates support data retention

Australian corporates support data retention

Posted by Dylan Bushell-Embling on 15 September, 2014
Australian business leaders support the government's proposed telecom data retention scheme but are calling for strong safeguards to limit the impact on legitimate consumers and businesses, a survey indicates. [ + ]
Manage IT resources better by outsourcing

Manage IT resources better by outsourcing

Posted by Angus Dorney* on 14 September, 2014
By outsourcing at least some sectors of an IT department to a service provider, the department can turn its focus back to its core business. [ + ]

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