Australian government to start smartcard rollout

Australian government to start smartcard rollout

SYDNEY – One of Australia’s biggest federal departments will become the first to give smartcards to employees for computer and...

April 16th, 2008 Computerworld Australia staff

Australian government departments open to open source

Australian government departments open to open source

SYDNEY – The vast majority of Australian federal government agencies have a positive view of open source software, according to...

January 22nd, 2008 Rodney Gedda

Open source viewed as positive by government agencies, according to survey

Open source viewed as positive by government agencies, according to survey

The Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO) has released a summary of the findings of its investigations into the use...

January 22nd, 2008 Rodney Gedda

Biometrics battle fraud down under

Biometrics battle fraud down under

The Australian government is moving towards greater use ofbiometrics to prevent identity theft which costs A$1.1 billion(C$906 million) annually, the...

June 11th, 2006 Sandra Rossi

Australian govt names new open source preacher

Australian govt names new open source preacher

After a small reshuffle resulting in four branches instead of three, the Australian Government Management Information Office (AGIMO) has given...

February 9th, 2006 Rodney Gedda