Stories by Darren Pauli

Vic tax office on 10-year road to SOA

The Victorian State Revenue Office (SRO) is conducting a mammoth 10-year Service Orientated Architecture (SOA) implementation to revitalise its central payment systems.

Bidders get broadband breather

Australia's $8 billion National Broadband Network (NBN) has been set back for at least another 12 weeks, after the government bent under pressure to extend the tender October deadline.

Terria bites Telstra's fibre plans

Newly crowed CEO of the Terria consortium Michael Egan has taken a swipe at Telstra's National Broadband Network (NBN) plans, criticising the company for its refusal to permit structural separation.

Conroy doubles bush broadband subsidy

Internet Service Providers will have an extra $3000 to spend after the government almost doubled [[ArtId:1620036541|subsidies|new]] available to regional broadband suppliers.

Melbourne divines future online

The City of Melbourne has created a new online wiki to allow Melbournians to discuss the city's 2020 vision, including plans for city-wide wireless Internet, GPS traffic monitoring and a 3D Facebook.

Budget benefits bush broadband

The federal government will pour $270.7 million into regional broadband incentives, [[artid:58489466|two weeks|new]] after it attempted to use the funds for its National Broadband Network (NBN).

Think ITIL will reduce cost? You're wrong

The IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework cannot cut costs, free resources, or speed up processes. Instead, it will do the opposite, claims an analyst from IDC.

Sydney Water Catchment connects staff six km below

The Sydney Water Catchment Authority (SCA) has deployed a new wireless communications system through its six kilometeres of tunnels and shafts at Warragamba Dam. The new network will provide communications to staff in the absence of cellular coverage.

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