Stuart Corner Announcement on long-awaited Australian data centres expected in weeks.
Stuart Corner Telstra is to provide a ready-packaged managed private cloud services for enterprises.
It's all about cloud, funding and start-ups as the week gets off to a productive start.
Steve Lohr The latest quarterly reports from technology companies and market research show that two of the fastest movers in the emergent cloud business are the incumbent giants of traditional software.
Hayley Tsukayama CEO Satya Nadella says agility is more important than scale.
Beverley Head The last time Australia's financial system was formally reviewed, 14 per cent of Australians had internet access from home - today the figure is 83 per cent. Technology has similarly revolutionised the world of banking and payments.
New NICTA software lab; NBN cost-benefit analysis (part 1) is out; billions invested in the cloud; and more.
Shell refuels with HP; Telstra invests in security software outfit; NAB's top tech women, Bitcoin start-ups wanted.
Telstra to guard premises; Maestrano to orchestrate easier cloud; Talent unleashes awards.
Bits and bytes
Aussie DesignCrowd has just added 600,000 new users to its stable by buying a competitor; cloud investment is growing and which bank has a new CIO.
Lia Timson Business cloud software company Salesforce is hoping to do to wearable computers what Apple did to smartphones: make them pervasive in the corporate world.
Lia Timson Joe Kremer, the long-serving managing director of Dell Australia New Zealand, is leaving the company at the end of July to pursue other interests.
Serena Saitto SAP, the largest maker of businesses-management software, shuffles executives to cope with demand for cloud services.
Sylvia Pennington Australian schools have embraced online systems automating everything from canteen ordering to selling seats at the end of year concert.
Internet of Things
Lia Timson Next time you get stuck at a train station escalator, spare a thought for the way everything will be connected to everything in the future.