Federal Government stories - Page 2
Danfoss appoints Steven Lakin as director of public & industry affairs
Steven Lakin, former deputy commissioner of labor and industry for Maryland, joins Danfoss as the new director of public and industry affairs.
$1 million in cyber skills to stop $100 million in cybercrime
Swinburne-led program secures $1m funding to train next-gen manufacturing professionals in cybersecurity and digital transformation.
UQ collaborates on multi-million-dollar sustainable energy project
University of Queensland leads multi-million-dollar project to build Australia's critical mineral supply chain and create 1300 jobs.
Four critical cyber attack prevention strategies in 2022
The growing threat of cyber adversaries loomed over organisations throughout 2021, and it shows no signs of slowing down as we enter March 2022.
ACS encourages federal leaders to think bigger around tech jobs
Australian tech industry targets aren't ambitious enough, says ACS, calling for greater visionary thinking from leaders.
Macquarie Government appoints Mike Foster as Director of Strategic Growth
Macquarie Government has appointed former CEO of Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand, Mike Foster, as Director of Strategic Growth.
Emergency management trends federal government stakeholders should consider
Federal government officials have their hands full with concurrent crises and indeed, many of these threats require all-of-governmernt mobilisation.
Asuria and Junior Engineers address 'pressing issue' of cybersecurity skills shortage
Asuria and Junior Engineers have teamed up to tackle Australia's cybersecurity skills shortage through specially tailored traineeships.
Fortinet edges closer to opening Canberra's Federal Govt innovation centre
Fortinet invests in Canberra data center, offering businesses and government agencies secure facility for testing and evaluating network security solutions.
Talend snaps up two new Aus account directors from Oracle
Talend has added to its sales team in Australia with the appointment of new account directors based in Victoria and the Australian Capital Territory.
Universities turn to privileged access management as they adopt Essential Eight cybersecurity strategies
Education sector faces surge in cyber attacks as ThycoticCentrify works with Australian universities to improve cybersecurity.
Sector training, further investment required in Australian Budget - ANZ cybersecurity vendors
Greater assistance needed to protect Australian businesses and employees from cyber threats, according to an industry expert.
ANZ vendors respond to Australian govt budget announcement
IT vendors in Australia, New Zealand, and Asia Pacific welcome new investments in cyber skills and digital cadetship.
AIIA welcomes Australia's new Minister for the Digital Economy
Senator Jane Hume has been appointed as Australia's new Minister for the Digital Economy, welcomed by the Australian Information Industry Association.
IT vendors respond to Federal Government budget
CrowdStrike, WatchGuard, Zscaler and LogRhythm are amongst several IT vendors responding to the Australian Federal Government's budget announcements.
Optus secures funding to fill mobile coverage black spots
With State, Federal and Optus funding, the company is building 83 new sites as part of the Federal Governments Mobile Black Spot Program.
AIIA launches remote-working portal with support of Federal Government
AIIA unveils portal to aid Aussie firms in COVID-triggered remote work shift, backed by government.
Coronavirus: Australian government announce stimulus package to assist retailers and SMEs
Aussie retailers hail govt's stimulus amid COVID-19 fears, aiding economy & SMEs.
Unisys clinches multiple government contracts from across the world
Unisys secures global public contracts, boasting a 7% hike in 2019's revenue.
Local governments need to act to protect privacy of citizens
Australian local governments urged to protect citizen privacy by Digital Rights Watch. Campaign targets use of surveillance tech and data collection.
Macquarie named NSW Government telecoms supplier
Macquarie Government has been chosen by the New South Wales Government as an approved supplier of telecommunications services.
Australians unaware of govt's digital services
Nearly a quarter of Australians are unaware of the government's digital services, according to new research from Accenture.
ICT peak body’s policy focus pre-budget
The AIIA highlights the need to boost Digital Skills, Innovation and Government ICT Procurement in Pre-Budget Submission.
Secure Logic calls on Federal Govt to introduce IoT regulation
Secure Logic CEO calls for Australian Government to introduce regulation mandating security practices for IoT devices.