Increasing adoption of data centre as a service and specialised offerings such as cloud-based contact centres will drive growth in data centre sourcing even as investment in the local data centre sector cools in coming years, according to market watchers.
BT has announced three cloud-based solutions that enable users to easily integrate collaboration tools and services from disparate technology platforms and different vendors.
New Zealand's Datacom has taken responsibility for all ICT infrastructure and support services for the Australian Department of Health as part of its $242 million managed services contract.
The Department of Finance now has over 100 suppliers listed on its Cloud Services Panel, making it the largest whole-of-government ICT panel that the department has ever established.
New cloud capabilities from Telstra and Dimension Data will support government agencies' 'cloud first' policy for adopting cloud services.
Newly revised procurement guidelines require government agencies to prioritise the use of cloud services when updating existing or procuring new ICT systems
This final part of the GTR cloud roundtable finishes the discussion about the prospects for building an all Australian cloud that satisfies domestic demand.
Part 3 of the Government Technology Review roundtable continues our interview series about the prospects for an all-Australian cloud ecosystem.
The transition to cloud computing needs to be planned carefully and modelled accurately from a financial perspective, or it can come
Part 2 of Government Technology Review's roundtable on cloud computing and its uptake within Australian organisations. Can we build an all-Australian cloud?
GTR speaks with a number of cloud industry leaders about how Australian cloud providers match up against the capabilities of the overseas giants.
Government employment services provider MTC has adopted a cloud first policy that has dramatically overhauled its operating capabilities.
Enterprise applications are integrating new functionality as their expanded cloud capabilities redefine the very notion of the enterprise business system.
IDC believes a relative surge in hardware and software spending will see cloud investments outpace otherwise anaemic growth in government ICT spending.
This GTR roundtable brings together industry experts from a range of organisations to discuss the adoption of cloud in government agencies.