Addressing Australia’s digital divide has been a long-standing policy goal, however the potential for the COVID-19 pandemic to aggravate existing social fault lines and leave disadvantaged populations behind in the swift shift to digital is forcing some governments to consider it as a top priority.
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Digitally savvy governments around the world are now leveraging their recent efforts to transform their public sectors, in the form of massive stimulus measures aimed at adopting emerging technologies.
As Eastern states still battle to stamp out coronavirus outbreaks, Western Australians have been free to dance in nightclubs since the rollback of restrictions to Phase 4 on 27 June.
Australia continues to be seen as an international digital government frontrunner, according to the latest E-Government Survey released by the United Nations.
The expiration date on the ASD’s Certified Cloud Services List (CCSL) has been extended to 27 July 2020 from
On 7 July, Minister for Government Services Stuart Robert gave a speech to the National Press Club to report on the recent experiences and future plans of the Federal Government’s digital transformation journey.
Tasmania’s digital transformation is now much better placed to catch up with other Australian jurisdictions, having released its first-ever digital strategy.
Government adoption of emerging technologies is set to supercharge the uptake of data analytics, hosting and management and create even greater requirements for cyber security.
As Queenslanders re-enter pubs and gyms with easing COVID-19 restrictions, the government continues to deal with the economic and social fallout created by the pandemic with the added pressure of preparing for a state election
Sydney Water is undergoing extensive modernisation, with Internet of Things (IoT) sensors to be implemented across the water network of Greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains and the Illawarra.