Stories by CIO Staff

New BlackBerry apps to increase business productivity

As corporate executives get busier and busier, BlackBerry apps can help to increase productivity, enable quick and easy access to information, and collate data quickly. Ultimately, BlackBerry apps give executives the tools to do their job to the best of their ability while on the move!

Apple's iPad 2 in pictures

Apple has introduced its next generation iPad, the iPad 2. The device features a new design that is 33 per cent thinner and up to 15 per cent lighter than the original iPad, with the same 9.7-inch LED-backlit LCD screen.

In pictures: CeBIT Future-Proofing your Data Centre 2011

CeBIT organiser Hannover Fairs held its annual Future-Proofing your Data Centre conference this week in Sydney, bringing IT managers and CIOs together to discuss best practices and the changing face of the data centre. Here's all the action in pictures.

Telstra's LTE move ups the competitive ante

Telstra's plan to significantly upgrade its wireless internet services is clearly intended to maintain its mobile network advantage over its rivals, according to industry analyst, Ovum.

Wireless network camera sets world record for altitude

An Axis network camera has set the world record for the highest wireless network camera delivering high quality images to Earth. The camera was sent into the atmosphere by a stratospheric balloon from the Esrange Space Center in the north of Sweden.

Newcrest signs three-year contract for process management

Newcrest, one of the world's top 10 gold mining companies and Australia's largest gold producer, is aiming to improve its process for metal extraction and gold recovery across its key mine operations, licensing the Mincom Production Accounting (MPA) application.

Funny IT helpdesk requests

We’ve all been through it, so this is guaranteed to make you smile. IT service management (ITSM) provider [[xref:|SysAid Technologies]] asked IT managers to share their true, most bizarre IT service requests. Here are some most memorable IT moments.

15 Free Enterprise Collaboration Tools

Whether your business is looking to start small or go big, many free tools can help jumpstart your enterprise collaboration efforts. Here's a look at 15 of the best -- some old, some new, some basic and some robust

NBN Co moves into Melbourne

The company in charge of building and operating the National Broadband Network will construct its national operations and test facility in Melbourne’s Digital Harbour development. NBN Co announced it would monitor and manage the NBN network and facilities, order service connections and repairs from Melbourne, and allow telcos using the network to test their services.