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  • QBE seeks united IT strategy with global CIO

    ASX-listed QBE Insurance Group has created a new global chief information officer role to help develop a united IT strategy across the 37 countries it operates in.

    29 Sept. 16 13:54 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Australian War Memorial seeks new IT chief

    The head of IT at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra, Daryl Winterbottom, has retired from his position, with the organisation seeking a chief information officer to replace him.

    29 Sept. 16 09:54 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Telstra reveals plan to put more technicians in the field

    Telstra will boost its communications technicians workforce by 1000 over the next six months, the telco said today. Telstra said the mix would include a number of full-time employees and subcontractors through Infrastructure Services Group Management.

    23 Sept. 16 14:45 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Clinton dodges H-1B question, but not Trump

    Clinton and Trump are as divided as night and day on H-1B reforms. One issue, perhaps, is Clinton's base of support in Silicon Valley.

    15 Sept. 16 20:00 Written by Patrick Thibodeau
  • Yooralla CIO resigns

    Disability services provider Yooralla is on the hunt for a new chief information officer the resignation of the organisation’s current IT chief, Michael Estcourt.

    13 Sept. 16 15:06 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • The secret to addressing the cyber security skills gap? Women

    The arms race between criminals and experts seeking to protect sensitive information, systems and infrastructure continues to heat up. However, the growing security skills shortage poses a challenge to both private and public sector organisations.

    09 Sept. 16 11:53 Written by Michelle Weatherhead, BAE Systems
  • William Angliss Institute creates CIO role

    William Angliss Institute has created a chief information officer position following a review of IT management at the Melbourne-headquartered vocational training organisation.

    08 Sept. 16 10:00 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Aurecon recruits former Newcrest CIO

    Former Newcrest Mining chief information officer Carl Duckinson has been recruited by engineering company Aurecon. Duckinson’s role as Aurecon CIO commenced this month.

    06 Sept. 16 10:59 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • NAB appoints new acting tech chief

    National Australia Bank has appointed a new acting chief technology and operations officer (CTOO), after moving Bob Melrose to the role of executive general manager, retail banking.

    01 Sept. 16 16:34 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • At HP, baby boomers allege age discrimination

    Four former Hewlett Packard Enterprise employees, all of them over 50, allege in a lawsuit that the firm pushed older workers out so it could hire more younger employees.

    26 Aug. 16 20:01 Written by Patrick Thibodeau
  • Hot skills driven by VR, machine learning

    Demand for virtual reality experts and machine learning engineers is spiking as enterprise adoption of these technologies grows.

    26 Aug. 16 01:06 Written by Ann Bednarz
  • Medibank taps Sportsbet exec for CIO role

    ​Sportsbet’s GM infrastructure and enterprise technology, John Goodall, will join Medibank Private at the end of November to fill the vacant CIO role at the health insurer.

    23 Aug. 16 08:45 Written by Rohan Pearce

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