Stories by George Nott

ATO kills e-tax, expands myTax

The Australian Tax Office has retired its online lodgement tool e-tax and replaced it with myTax.

Written by George Nott06 June 16 16:18

'Power event' at AWS knocks out websites and services

A ‘power event’ at Amazon Web Services’ data centre in Sydney on Sunday night was to blame for hundreds of disgruntled end users unable to access websites and apps.

Written by George Nott06 June 16 11:30

Sydney Water to 'rip and replace' core systems

​Sydney Water is seeking an implementation partner to design, build and run new ERP, billing and CRM systems in a 'once in a generation investment'.

Written by George Nott06 June 16 00:01

Symantec to encrypt the internet by 2018

​Symantec has announced its ambition for all websites to be protected by SSL encryption within two years. The cybersecurity giant’s Encryption Everywhere drive will “encrypt 100 per cent of all sites by 2018”.

Written by George Nott02 June 16 16:39

CIOs give themselves top marks for innovation in survey

A survey of 160 CIOs and CTOs working in Australia by Robert Half recruitment consultancy, found that nearly a fifth of respondents gave a score of five out of five when assessing their level of innovation within their organisation.

Written by George Nott31 May 16 15:50

Edtech inspired Mazenod College cures network woes

The secondary college for boys in WA found that its existing network infrastructure could no longer cope with demand. With ambitions to capture and store lesson footage in high definition for later playback, college ICT director Hugo van Niekerk sought a solution.

Written by George Nott31 May 16 10:23

Facebook seeks new CIO

Facebook is searching for a new CIO following the announcement Timothy Campos would be leaving the role after nearly six years.

Written by George Nott30 May 16 15:08

Outdated tech harming productivity says survey

​Nearly three quarters (72 per cent) of ANZ workers say outdated technology is harming their productivity, according to a survey by The Workforce Institute at Kronos.

Written by George Nott30 May 16 12:43

NBN chair's accusations of theft 'unfair'

Accusations of theft aimed at NBN staff in an opinion piece by NBN chairman Dr Ziggy Switkowski have sparked criticism from an internet user group and the ALP.

Written by George Nott30 May 16 09:54

Collaboration and clients key as RSM launches ECM in the cloud

A five year IT transformation programme is underway at RSM. When complete, staff in Australia will be working and collaborating within a central ECM system in the cloud, assisting clients via a web based portal.

Written by George Nott29 May 16 15:00