Articles By Michael Crawford

Compliance sways security spending

Compliance sways security spending

Making regulatory compliance the primary driver for corporate information security projects isn't a good idea. Using it as a strategy...

November 24th, 2005 Michael Crawford
Gartner: Workers highly individualistic IT users

Gartner: Workers highly individualistic IT users

Over the next 10 years information technology will be as commoditized as the kitchen toaster is now, according to a...

October 18th, 2005 Michael Crawford
Broadband set for Australian flights early next year

Broadband set for Australian flights early next year

Cheap broadband satellite services could be available on Australian domestic and international airline flights by the end of next year....

October 6th, 2005 Michael Crawford
Chaos to rule Internet in 2010

Chaos to rule Internet in 2010

Chaos will rule the Internet in 2010 as spam, viruses and fraudulent e-mails continue to cause havoc, according to Professor...

September 6th, 2005 Michael Crawford
Australian e-health data standards close to completion

Australian e-health data standards close to completion

The Australian federal government is only weeks away from formalizing data standards for the country's national electronic health record system....

August 1st, 2005 Michael Crawford
RFID standards get Australian approval

RFID standards get Australian approval

RFID adoption is likely to speed up with standards in Australia for the technology's tags and readers given the green...

July 12th, 2005 Michael Crawford
IBM opens outsourcing centre to lure Japanese market

IBM opens outsourcing centre to lure Japanese market

IBM Corp. launched a business transformation outsourcing centre in Brisbane on Monday, primarily aimed at luring the Japanese and Asia-Pacific...

July 5th, 2005 Michael Crawford
Criminals grasp the metrics of information value

Criminals grasp the metrics of information value

Identity theft has matured into a full-time criminal activity with plenty of lucrative opportunities for those trading in stolen identities....

June 16th, 2005 Michael Crawford
Australian ISPs targeted in spyware fight

Australian ISPs targeted in spyware fight

A private members bill has been introduced to the Australian parliament to combat spyware with hefty fines proposed on Internet...

May 12th, 2005 Michael Crawford
e-commerce general manager, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

e-commerce general manager, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

The National Australia Bank Ltd. is giving its online banking users access to two-factor ID in an effort to combat...

May 2nd, 2005 Michael Crawford