Stories by CIO Staff

NSW Business Chamber analyses effects of carbon tax

The tax and compensation package released by the Federal Government as part of its carbon pricing scheme has implications for every Australian business, but ploughing through the minutiae to find out how will affect operations is something of chore.

BlackBerry PlayBook launches 20 June in Australia

CIOs and IT managers trying to wrap their heads around how to manage consumer devices in the enterprise -- and let’s face it, that’s everybody -- will be pleased to hear that Research in Motion (RIM) has finally announced its BlackBerry Playbook tablet will go on sale in Australia on June 20.

In pictures: BlackBerry Travel app

The newly launched app is an all-in-one travel tool for your smartphone, which allows you to plan, book, manage and share travel activities quickly and easily.

‘As-a-service’ next generation of outsourcing: Gartner

The IT services market is being turned on its head, thanks to the rapid uptake of Cloud computing and increased offshoring activities. And CIOs must take action to manage the inherent risks and unexpected costs of moving to Cloud services, according to Gartner.

NBN Co moves into social media

It had to happen. NBN Co, the company charged with rolling out Australia's National Broadband Network, has jumped into social media, joining the Twitterati.