“On time and on budget”: NSW claims early victory in cloud ERP rollout
The NSW State Government has claimed initial success in its high-profile deployment of a cloud-based ERP consolidation project at the NSW agency of Trade and Investment..... more

NSW Trade & Investment successful in phase one of SAP payroll migration

Phase one of the much talked about migration of NSW Trade & Investment agencies to a new hosted SAP payroll and human services platform has been declared a success.... more

Bosses in iPhone war on red tape | The Australian

COPIOUS amounts of paperwork could be banished from one NSW department, with managers allowed to approve annual leave and other administrative tasks using their personal iPhones..... more

New South Wales Department of Trade and Investment sets an offshore lead
An interesting example of Cloud adoption from down under in the Australian public sector with implications for offshoring in government..... more

NSW Trade & Investment / SAP Business ByDesign deal an important proof point for cloud services in Australia

NSW state government in Australia mobilizes cloud services pilots
Cloud works for government, says Ovum A lot of cloud developments still "have a kind of serendipitous feel to them", he says and this encourages a cautious view. A significant exception is the New South Wales Department of Trade and Investment...... more

NSW Trade & Investment begins three-year ERP consolidation
NSW Trade and Investment chief information officer, David Kennedy, said that the project will consolidate four existing SAP ERP systems and ..... more

Finalists chosen for CIO of the Year
After an exhausting judging session lasting from early yesterday morning to late into the evening, iTnews is excited to announce.... more

Building a solid cloud business case

Cloud computing has taken the technology industry by storm. Powerful, flexible, scalable internet-based architectures have cast long-term doubt on the traditional in-house data centre model..... more

Election, shared services concerns not a worry for 'Superman' CIO, David Kennedy
Government CIO, David Kennedy, will shortly leave his current role at the NSW Office of State Revenue to take up a newly-formed CIO position at Communities NSW..... more

NSW tax office to shift to hosted email
The New South Wales Office of State Revenue (OSR) has kicked off a proof of concept trial of hosted email services in a strategy that will prove a test-case for State Government cloud adoption..... more

A recent CIO Government on-line article
NSW Office of State Revenue CIO David Kennedy looks back on the challenges and achievements the government agency has had with open source technology and offers advice to CIOs ..... more