Articles By Rodney Gedda

Enterprise data warehouse key to Australia

Enterprise data warehouse key to Australia

The federal government's Department of Health and Ageing is seeking information from suppliers in preparation for the upcoming national health...

August 3rd, 2011 Rodney Gedda
Former Google CIO says business misses key people

Former Google CIO says business misses key people

The former CIO of Google and founder and CEO of ZestCash, Dr Douglas Merrill, says companies stuck in traditional management...

July 26th, 2011 Rodney Gedda
Greythorn gives free iProfile to IT job seekers

Greythorn gives free iProfile to IT job seekers

IT recruitment firm Greythorn will providing its candidates with a free iProfile online resume.Greythorn says more than four million people...

February 17th, 2011 Rodney Gedda
Cobol skills drought persists amid mainframe migrations

Cobol skills drought persists amid mainframe migrations

Enterprises struggling to fill demands for Cobol skills should consider an application modernisation program which could also pave the way...

December 9th, 2010 Rodney Gedda
SOA and cloud don

SOA and cloud don

Business doing service-oriented architecture (SOA) for better IT management shouldn't assume they will automatically be ready for cloud computing, says...

July 29th, 2010 Rodney Gedda
Aussie e-waste recycling plant targets CRTs

Aussie e-waste recycling plant targets CRTs

As many as 700,000 CRT monitors could be recycled every year if a new e-waste processing plant in Sydney gets...

September 4th, 2009 Rodney Gedda
PostgreSQL 8.4 released, focus on admin, monitoring

PostgreSQL 8.4 released, focus on admin, monitoring

The PostgreSQL project has released version 8.4 of its namesake open source database system with some 300 new or improved...

July 8th, 2009 Rodney Gedda
Ubuntu 8.10 released

Ubuntu 8.10 released

Canonical has updated its flagship Ubuntu Linux operating system to version 8.10 "Intrepid Ibex" with the KDE-centric distribution, Kubuntu, the...

November 1st, 2008 Rodney Gedda
Eee PC 1000H arrives with Windows XP, not Linux

Eee PC 1000H arrives with Windows XP, not Linux

ASUS' latest addition to the Eee PC family, the 10-inch 1000H, is now available in Australia sans the Linux operating...

July 22nd, 2008 Rodney Gedda
Government contracts need more security, according to audit

Government contracts need more security, according to audit

With some 48,000 contracts, worth an estimated A$14.8 billion, entered into by federal government departments annually, security procedures for dealing...

June 25th, 2008 Rodney Gedda