The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
It's hard enough providing IT support to the business when it's easy enough to walk from one end of the office to another. But if you're the IT manager of small- or medium-sized organisation with a workforce that isn't in the same city, let alone the same state, it can be test to deliver the kind of technical support the business expects.
By Rohan Pearce | 21 May, 2013 14:03
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has launched a webpage which reveals that 16,500 cases of malware have been reported to internet service providers on a daily basis in 2013.
By Hamish Barwick | 21 May, 2013 13:47
Cyber safety awareness may still be lacking amongst the wider community, but so is information on how people can protect themselves from attacks, according to research from the Australian Information Security Association (AISA).
By Hamish Barwick | 21 May, 2013 12:34
Amazon Web Services has finally received certification under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, which the company said will lower the cost of implementing its cloud services among government organizations and agencies in the U.S.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 21 May, 2013 11:55
Vodafone's revenue dropped 4.2 percent for its fiscal year to March 31, because of tough economic conditions, particularly in Southern Europe.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 21 May, 2013 11:12
Microsoft is in the process of rolling out a new Australian region for its Windows Azure family of cloud services.
By Rohan Pearce | 21 May, 2013 11:10
Improving on the old coin-operated scale, a new Australian startup is placing walk-in 3D body scanners in malls to take people’s measurements.
By Adam Bender | 21 May, 2013 10:36
HGST has announced its highest capacity 9.5mm-high mobile drive, a 1.5TB, three-platter model that is being targeted at the "prosumer" market.
By Lucas Mearian | 21 May, 2013 10:15
Toshiba said it will soon begin mass producing a new type of 64Gbit NAND flash that is the smallest and fastest in its class, though it still lags rival Samsung Electronics in the development of an even denser flash technology.
By Jay Alabaster | 21 May, 2013 09:57
Kiama is perhaps best known for its ocean views and a blowhole that spouts water up to 25m in the air.
By Stephanie McDonald | 21 May, 2013 09:44
A 19-year old from Romania won top honors and $75,000 at the Intel Science and Engineering Fair in Phoenix last week.
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By Rodney Gedda | 21 May, 2013 08:50
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By Jim Duffy | 21 May, 2013 08:47