Time for government IT to stop acting like a cost centre

21 September, 2021 by Cathleen Blanton, VP analyst at Gartner

Many government IT organisations are still perceived purely as cost centres, putting them at the top of the list for budget cuts.


Aussie Broadband announces 10-year deal with VicTrack

06 September, 2021 | Supplied by: Aussie Broadband

Aussie Broadband has announced a 10-year swap deal with VicTrack that will deliver access to their respective fibre networks.


Andrew Stevens reappointed as Data Standards Chair

16 August, 2021

The Australian Government has reappointed Andrew Stevens as the Data Standards Chair, to facilitate the rollout of the Consumer Data Right regulatory framework.


New Sydney hub to help scale up climate tech startups

11 August, 2021

A new shared office space called Greenhouse will open in the Sydney CBD Salesforce Tower in 2022, as a hub for climate-related tech startups and scaleups.


Using data to assess reactions to COVID-19 lockdowns

02 August, 2021

Defence scientists are developing tools to assess how a society is likely to react to COVID-19 lockdowns.


City of Geelong modernises operations with Nintex Promapp

23 July, 2021

The City of Greater Geelong is improving the experience of its employees by mapping organisational-wide processes and creating a process-centric culture.


NSW DCS extends partnership with MessageXchange

12 July, 2021

The NSW Department of Customer Service has extended its partnership with MessageXchange to include electronic data interchange (EDI) as a service.


Digital transformation a top priority for local government CEOs

06 July, 2021

Digital transformation was the highest-ranking priority for local government leaders across Australia in a post-COVID world, according to a survey by Davidson.


Funding boost to foster gender equity in local government

30 June, 2021

A federal grant of $615,000 over three years will heelp support the development of leadership skills and capabilities for women in local government.


NZ Govt enhances emergency comms tech with Whispir

23 June, 2021

A leading New Zealand government department has enlisted Whispir to optimise its emergency response communications for its employees in NZ and offshore.


Two Aussie scale-ups acquired by US GovTech leader

22 June, 2021

Granicus has acquired OpenCities and Bang the Table, to extend its reach in Australia and New Zealand and improve its technology for the wider puclic sector.


Industry welcomes NSW Government EV policy

22 June, 2021

The NSW Government has introduced a suite of reforms, welcomed by AGL Australia, to facilitate the rollout of electric vehicles across the state.


archTIS to expand NC Protect within national security agency

17 June, 2021

archTIS has entered a contract with an Australian Commonwealth national security agency to purchase additional NC Protect software licences.


New partnership to bring intelligent automation to Canberra

16 June, 2021

Australia's Synergy Group and Reveal Group have partnered to provide intelligent automation services to the public sector.


Address verification tech boosts government efficiency

15 June, 2021 | Supplied by: Geoscape Australia

Address verification technology from Geoscape has helped the ACT Government reduce costs and increase efficiency, by providing accurate customer address data.


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