Articles By Julian Bajkowski

Australian government banks on Linux apps

Australian government banks on Linux apps

In the boldest manifestation of public sector insourcing in Australia to date, federal government agencies are developing their own open...

August 4th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
New minister set to revisit telco legislation

New minister set to revisit telco legislation

The Australian government will grind on with its so-far frustrated plans to sell off Telstra Corp. Ltd., with Australia's third...

July 20th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
Malaysia mandates open source use

Malaysia mandates open source use

If Microsoft Corp. chairman Bill Gates thought he had worries about open source stealing market share from Microsoft in the...

July 20th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
WSIS : Australia takes spam war to UN

WSIS : Australia takes spam war to UN

Australia may be an international laggard in terms of broadband take-up, but that hasn't stopped the Australian Communications Authority (ACA)...

July 13th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
DFAT calls for ePassport chips

DFAT calls for ePassport chips

It's full steam ahead on Australia's biometric-cum-facial recognition passports. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) has requested both...

July 6th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
Sensis CIO mulls Linux mass movement

Sensis CIO mulls Linux mass movement

It is the extreme IT makeover Bill Gates never wanted to see. Sun Microsystems Inc.'s Solaris and Linux have emerged...

June 24th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
Government rules out curbs for offshoring

Government rules out curbs for offshoring

Six months after Treasurer Peter Costello publicly reprimanded Telstra Corp. Ltd. for sending 400 IT jobs to India, Minister for...

June 8th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
Banks’ phishing cops get hi-tech crime schooling

Banks’ phishing cops get hi-tech crime schooling

After suffering a year of badly eroded customer confidence caused by scam e-mails linked to ghosted bank Web sites, the...

May 20th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
IT gets boost in Australian budget

IT gets boost in Australian budget

In a scorched earth budget that has spent A$8.39 billion (US$5.84 billion) of surplus taxation revenue to appease voters, the...

May 11th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski
Minister throws cash at ICT research

Minister throws cash at ICT research

With only days until the government delivers its big spending, pre-election budget, IT and Communications (ITC) Minister Daryl Williams has...

May 6th, 2004 Julian Bajkowski