Articles By Sandra Rossi

Cost controls compel ‘less is more’ IT approach

Cost controls compel ‘less is more’ IT approach

IT is maturing, shedding the free-spending days of its teenage years and is forcing IT professionals to optimize razor-thin budgets,...

October 31st, 2002 Sandra Rossi
Australia plans computer forensic standards

Australia plans computer forensic standards

Computer forensic standards are being introduced for IT professionals to ensure systems are created with benchmarks to support evidentiary requirements.The...

October 31st, 2002 Sandra Rossi
IT testing laws leave lawyers laughing

IT testing laws leave lawyers laughing

IT managers are rejecting elaborate waivers pushed by IT security vendors for routine penetration testing, but legal concerns have been...

September 30th, 2002 Sandra Rossi
IT’s unemployed find slim pickings on job front

IT’s unemployed find slim pickings on job front

Highly skilled IT professionals make up one of the fastest growing sectors of unemployed people in Australia.The managing director of...

July 16th, 2002 Sandra Rossi
People not technology cause IT failures, ACS says

People not technology cause IT failures, ACS says

It is not technology failing business but information and communications technology (ICT) practitioners who fail to meet professional standards, according...

June 11th, 2002 Sandra Rossi
Australian police boost high-tech crime fighting

Australian police boost high-tech crime fighting

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is seeking to form partnerships with the private sector as part of its ambitious plans...

May 22nd, 2002 Sandra Rossi
Low-cost e-mail encryption software gets a trial run

Low-cost e-mail encryption software gets a trial run

Two councils in Sydney, Australia are investigating e-mail encryption and signature certification software for the meagre cost of US$270 each....

May 12th, 2002 Sandra Rossi
VoIP makes slow inroads in Australia

VoIP makes slow inroads in Australia

Enterprise adoption of voice-over-IP (VoIP) services is growing in Australia, but at a pace much slower than expected. Australian companies...

May 12th, 2002 Sandra Rossi
Big business rates low on Australian privacy report

Big business rates low on Australian privacy report

Airlines, banks and IT companies have failed on a report card on the impact of Australia's new Privacy Act, forcing...

April 29th, 2002 Sandra Rossi
Old IT systems help terrorists: Clinton

Old IT systems help terrorists: Clinton

It is ironic that law enforcement agencies on the front line of the battle against terrorism are struggling with a...

February 27th, 2002 Sandra Rossi