Enterprise Applications

IT outsourcing service provider Unisys has survived an open tender process to be reappointed as outsource service provider by the Australian National Audit Office in a deal worth $4.8 million over the next four years.

In the week that Microsoft's MSN operation announced that it was to close its chatrooms in Australia and around the world as a result of their increasing use for criminal activity, particularly from paedophiles, the Australian Broadcasting...

Business and technology integrator Atos Origin Australia has formed a strategic partnership with business intelligence software and services provider Crystal Decisions.

Security software provider Symantec has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire automated deployment and recovery solutions provider PowerQuest.

Small and medium sized Australian businesses can now quote prices for customers and bill credit cards online in US dollars, thanks to a system developed by Internet payment facilitators Paymate.

Australian IT outsourcing service provider KAZ has continued its recent run of contract wins by securing a contract with the government to provide ICT services to the Department of Communications, IT and the Arts (DOCITA).

An Internet worm, known as Swen, is spreading rapidly, with email filtering company MessageLabs reporting over 35,000 interceptions in the space of 24 hours.

Internet infrastructure service provider VeriSign has been hit with a US$100 million (AUD$147 million) lawsuit from Popular Enterprises, the parent company of search provider Netster.com, who claim that VeriSign's new Sitefinder service br...

Australia took a step closer to becoming the first nation to introduce anti –spam legislation, following the tabling of a Bill in the House of Representatives.

The SCO Group has launched a counterattack against Linux distributor Red Hat by filing a motion to dismiss Red Hat's lawsuit against SCO.