Microsoft's BizSpark program for startups, which celebrated its half-decade anniversary earlier this month, has been receiving record interest according to the software vendor's Australian director of developer and platform evangelism, Sarah Vaughan.
The Australian Communications and Media Authority has dismissed industry self-regulation as unlikely to be an effective way of making sure that consumers can make informed choices about backup power supplies for NBN connections.
MenuetOS – the open source, GUI-equipped operating system written entirely in assembly language – may be as little as a year away from hitting 1.0. And while 12 months may still seem like a long time, it's taken some 13 years of work by the Menuet team to get to this point.
A pilot program using Amazon Web Services at the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations has helped set the scene for ongoing use of public and hybrid cloud in government, particularly for developers within government agencies.
Machine-generated data analysis and visualisation tool Splunk has shifted from being a pure IT operations tool at New Zealand-based classifieds site Trade Me to a way of delivering near real-time insights to the business.
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