Stories by Stephanie McDonald

Capitalis solves communication problems with Office 365

Capitalis, a market research company which collects, analyses and interprets commercial data, realised it needed to consider other communications methods after having to ask clients for their conference dial-in details to conduct calls.

SKA site wrangle continues

The Australian government has welcomed the decision of the first general meeting of the SKA Organisation, which is co-ordinating the establishment of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope, to establish a science working group to examine site options for the SKA.

SMEs making leap to private Cloud

Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) are jumping on board private Cloud, according to Pieter DeGunst, director of ICT consultancy Tecala.

The AFP enhances its ICT capabilities

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has announced the launch in a new 'Innovation Centre' aimed at trialling the latest in ICT to help the organisation better tackle crime.

Big Data isn't just about size

David Campbell, technical fellow at Microsoft and general manager of its data and modelling group, told a Microsoft symposium in Sydney on 29 March that he is witnessing more and more people who are realising new value in Big Data. However, he said it is not just about being “big” but about volume which creates value for the user.

Movideo migrates video platform to Microsoft's Cloud

Movideo has inked a four-year agreement, including long-term pricing, technical support and sales and marketing backing, to migrate its online video platform to Microsoft's Windows Azure Cloud for its Asia Pacific clients.