Charles Sturt University Doctor of Information Technology student Benjamin Davis says the world is drowning in data and he wants to find better ways to make sense of it all.
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Research firm IDC says that the deployment of software defined networking and DevOps into data centres will see control of the network and responsibility for purchase decisions shift away from networking professionals and cause their numbers to decline.
Propose, Persuade, Promote. These three “Ps” are the reason reports, briefs, white papers, proposals are written, otherwise why bother.
After attracting over 10,000 enrolments into their Cisco Routing and Switching short course, IT Masters and Charles Sturt University are running a free short course on Cisco Security. The aim of the short course is to give students a taste of what it is like to undertake postgraduate study via distance education with Charles Sturt University and the course is designed to help students prepare for the Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) certification.
The CIO in the Cloud. In a just published report by the McKinsey Global Institute, “Disruptive technologies: Advances that will transform life, business, and the global economy,” cloud is listed as one of 12 technologies with significant potential to drive economic impact and disruption by 2025.
As we reported earlier, two recent government initiatives have thrown the spotlight on the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA), the independent statutory authority within the Commonwealth Industry and Innovation portfolio established in 2011 to regulate Australia’s higher education sector.
The right way to write. Even though we live in an increasingly digital visual age, writing is still a required skill. Although most of us have left the quill, pen and typewriter behind for the keypad, we still “write”, probably more than we have ever done.
The bad news from Australia’s top cyber security body, the Defence Signals Directorate (DSD), is that cyber attacks on Australian computer systems are on the increase: cyber security incidents observed by DSD in 2013 were up 21 percent on 2012. The good news, according to DSD, is that four simple strategies will stop 85 percent of attacks.
Informative and innovative – the transformation of the CIO.
Definitely not a stretch of the imagination. After all technology, good technology and its effective use is all about innovation.
Scott Atkinson is undertaking postgraduate research at Charles Sturt University into user interfaces for computing devices. He wants to create a 3D virtual environment user interface based on existing and freely available technology as part of his doctoral thesis.
A government commissioned review of the demand driven system for funding higher education has strongly endorsed the system and recommended its extension to non-degree courses.
Charles Sturt University is offering a free online short course in program management to help project managers and anyone interested in program management get a feel for undertaking postgraduate study by distance education.
Your working life is all about technology, you understand the bits and bytes, you know about LANs, WANs, NAS and SAN but can you deliver a presentation to explain any of these to the uninitiated.
The National Tertiary Education Industry Union (NTEU) - which represents the professional and industrial interests of 28,000 staff working in higher education - has expressed serious concerns about proposed amendments to the rules governing the operation of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA).
An infographic from University Southern California states the following – 87% of companies in the USA are using social media and 58% use blogs.
Two recent government initiatives have thrown the spotlight on the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA): the formation of a TEQSA Advisory Council and new bill to change the way TEQSA operates, but what exactly is TEQSA?
Over 6000 students have enrolled in the Hacking Countermeasures short course offered by Charles Sturt University and industry partner IT Masters.
Public speaking is amongst the top ten phobias we experience. It doesn’t have to be, as with most things, there are ways to overcome the fear and even excel. These tips will assist you whether it is an in-house meeting of five or a conference presentation for 500.
All industries in all geographies are undergoing radical digital disruption, says research firm Gartner, creating a force for change to the CIO role that could be a dream come true if properly managed and exploited but a destructive force if not. Either way, it represents "a career-changing leadership challenge” for the CIO.
Universities Australia - the body representing the nation’s universities - has taken heart from federal education minister Chris Pyne voicing his support for its ‘Keep It Clever’ lobbying campaign in support of university education in Australia.