Articles By Sandra Rossi

Australia boosts e-surveillance

Australia boosts e-surveillance

More than a year after the federal government first proposed legislation allowing law enforcement to monitor mobile phones, e-mail, SMS...

September 20th, 2007 Sandra Rossi
Australia spends millions each year powering computers

Australia spends millions each year powering computers

Australian enterprises are the largest consumers of electricity used for computing but still lag behind when it comes to environmental...

September 18th, 2007 Sandra Rossi
Aussie telecom market sluggish except for broadband

Aussie telecom market sluggish except for broadband

The Australian telecoms market will grow a paltry 2.8 percent in the 2008 financial year to A$36.3 billion (US$30 billion)...

September 6th, 2007 Sandra Rossi
IT managers may become ‘directors of processes’

IT managers may become ‘directors of processes’

The IT department as we know it, will no longer exist after 2012. Not only will there be a radical...

August 28th, 2007 Sandra Rossi
Aussie smartcard program delayed, fate rests on election

Aussie smartcard program delayed, fate rests on election

Repeated attempts by the Australian government to get the A$1.1 billion (CAN$950 million) Access Card legislation through parliament has stalled,...

August 26th, 2007 Sandra Rossi
New malware causing havoc in Australia

New malware causing havoc in Australia

The Northern Territory is the focus of a new e-mail causing havoc throughout Australia. According to Sophos, Australian organizations need...

August 23rd, 2007 Sandra Rossi
IT departments out of step with rapid uptake of mobility

IT departments out of step with rapid uptake of mobility

Telecom managers will need to get a handle on which technologies are likely to emerge in the telecommunications industry over...

August 21st, 2007 Sandra Rossi
Teradata release promises drop in power use

Teradata release promises drop in power use

Teradata has joined the long list of vendors all trying to "out-green" each other by increasing energy efficiency in the...

August 21st, 2007 Sandra Rossi
Biometrics Institute seeks smartcard privacy resolution

Biometrics Institute seeks smartcard privacy resolution

A plan to tackle privacy and security issues that continue to hamper the launch of the Australian Government's A$1.1 billion...

August 15th, 2007 Sandra Rossi
Privacy Down Under: ‘Garbage, trash or junk’

Privacy Down Under: ‘Garbage, trash or junk’

When it comes to privacy, Australians are left to choose between garbage, trash or junk.That is how Gartner's vice-president of...

August 13th, 2007 Sandra Rossi