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How to future-proof your IT career in the age of AI

Worried that artificial intelligence will eliminate tech jobs -- your job specifically? Here’s what you should and shouldn’t focus on in a world of AI.

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7 tips for vetting the business value of emerging tech

Will a promising new technology be truly transformative or destructively disruptive? Only due diligence will reveal the truth.

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What is design thinking? An agile method for innovation

Design thinking eschews traditional development processes in favor of an agile, flexible method for developing products and services with a unique focus on the customer.


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Greg Booker to leave RACQ

Greg Booker will leave his post as group chief information officer at the Royal Automobile Club of Queensland (RACQ) in October after more than seven years in the role.

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CBA chief digital officer Pete Steel departs

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s (CBA) chief digital officer Pete Steel is leaving the bank after 16 years.

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A CIO’s guide to blockchain: Part 2

The Australian Securities Exchange had a very clear business case when it decided to build a distributed ledger technology to replace its ageing system CHESS.

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Top 10 Smart Cities in ASEAN

Our list of the top 10 smart cities in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

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9 master data management certifications that will pay off

Individuals with expertise in master data management (MDM) are essential to helping organizations get the most out of their data and comply with regulations. Here are the MDM certifications that will give your career an edge.

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5 data analytics success stories: An inside look

Many CIOs are doubling down on their data analytics strategies to achieve business goals.

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Website consolidation: A failed paradigm

Why do governments assume that the website model of the past 20 years will continue in the future? Now is the time for governments to look beyond the website horizon to redesigning servicing in the age of the exponentials.


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Only AI can save us from a world of fakes (a world AI is also creating)

Deepfake video and audio. AI-generated texts, poetry and lyrics. Fake sites. Fake influencers. Fake news. Will life ever be real again?

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6 tips to avoid automation disaster

If your automated DevOps pipeline or robotic process automation is flawed, it can spawn endless headaches, as these hard-learned real-world lessons attest.

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Why blaming software for underpaying staff doesn’t wash

CEOs at two large Australian retail groups last week blamed ‘incorrectly configured software’ as a key cause of staff underpayments in what appears to be a systemic issue across the retail and hospitality sector.

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NSW government's Spatial Digital Twin goes live

More than 500,000 buildings in Western Sydney have been mapped as part of the NSW Government’s Spatial Digital Twin, which went live on 24 February.

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The CIO’s chief of staff: A role to bridge business and IT

The chief of staff role is taking on prominence in companies looking to bolster their IT leadership benches. Amanda Clarke discusses her experience in the role at Newport News Shipbuilding.