Paul Shetler senate inquiry

Former DTO head calls for govt independence from big vendor influence

March 16, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton

Former DTO boss Paul Shetler has told a Senate inquiry that the government needs to overhaul its procurement process...

9 Spokes partners BNZ_Mark Estall

9 Spokes signs with BNZ to offer SME dashboard

March 15, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
The platform will integrate bank data and provide accounting, inventory, and payroll to SME customers... read more...
Panorama ERP Implementation report

Report: ERP implementations grow more popular, expensive and problematic

March 15, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
A new report finds that while ERP implementation numbers have surged since last year, customer expectations around costs, time and the overall human impact are way off... read more...
New approach tech_Deloittes

Reengineering tech: A new approach to IT delivery

March 15, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Deloitte offers big thinking for beleaguered CIOs looking to influence but feeling the weight of a raft of new responsibilities... read more...
Apple malware attack

Mac attack: Malware targeting Macintosh computers soars 270 percent

March 13, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Apple users aren’t looking so smug as almost undetectable malware threats to Macs go through the roof… read more...
GlobalData travel

Travel and tourism’s big tech makeover 2018

March 13, 2018 | Newsdesk
AI, IoT and Wi-Fi everywhere: How the travel industry is embracing new technology to secure a bigger slice of the tourism pie... read more...
CFO Imperatives

CFOs: Your company’s newest data specialist? Or back room bean counter?

March 13, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s supposed to be a heady new high-tech world for CFOs, industry’s most transformed role. So where’s the tech?... read more...
Too many comms apps in workplace

Smart communication or app overload? The new workplace comm problem

March 8, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
When it comes to the myriad things “costing billions to the average business”, here’s something else to add to the list: Too many comm apps... read more...
CEO optomistic_PwC survey

The age of anxiety: PwC’s maps Australian CEO unease

March 7, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
PwC's 21st CEO Survey takes a look inside the mind of chief executives to reveal a world of optimism - and a fair dose of anxiety - as CEOs struggle with intelligence tech and tax reform... read more...
Data security legislation_Pronto software

As new security regulation rolls on, business battens down the hatches

March 6, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
With last month’s rollout of new data breach disclosure laws coming into effect, Australian industry takes a fresh look at its security status - and liability... read more...
Aussie data illiteracy

Data illiteracy plagues Australian workforce

March 6, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
What will it take for industry to actually realise its analytics potential?... read more...
Predictable disruption_Accenture

Predictable disruption: How to expect the unexpected

March 5, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Disruption is, by its very nature, unpredictable, right? Well, not so fast. According to Accenture, that ain't necessarily so... read more...
Why digital strategies fail

How not to suck at digital transformation

March 2, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Why do the best laid digital plans of so many companies go awry? Research company McKinsey offers its two cents... read more...
Kradle blades for SME

New ‘ERP’ slices into tough SME market

March 2, 2018 | Donovan Jackson
Queensland software startup Kradle hopes its blades will carve out a niche… read more...
World fintech report

World FinTech Report: Big or small, collaborate or perish

March 1, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
While fintechs and legacy players battle over customers, they might just be missing the real opportunity: cooperation... read more...

Is Facebook and Google’s free ride over? ACCC prepares to get tough

February 28, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
Australia’s competition watchdog is taking a long hard look at how digital platforms - and the companies that dominate them - are affecting society... read more...
MYOB FY17 results

Solid financial results, record online subscriber growth for MYOB

February 27, 2018 | Newsdesk
Enterprise solutions make growing contribution to software vendor’s success... read more...
Myriota Commercial Satellite Imaging

Space tech brings IoT anywhere one step closer

February 23, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
As IoT and this hemisphere’s space capabilities mature, satellite comms company Myriota hopes to cash in... read more...
Instant payments at Aussie banks

New instant-payment platform hits Australia

February 22, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
In an industry well overdue for some innovation, a new payment platform promises near-instant payments and huge innovations for the fin-tech sector... read more...

Heartland ERP provider ups ante on back of customer goodwill

February 21, 2018 | Jonathan Cotton
It’s strange to hear a technology company talk about customer service as enthusiastically as they talk about product innovation... read more...

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