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Oracle acquires Aussie environmental reporting technologyview story

http://www.itwire.com – Oracle has acquired the intellectual property relating to environmental reporting software created by a Melbourne-based developer Ndevr. (IT news)

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VHA to replace former Vodafone network with Huawei gearview story

http://www.itwire.com – VHA has snubbed incumbent suppliers Nokia Siemens and Ericsson, in favour of Huawei and will replace all 8000 base stations in its networks with Huawei base stations. (IT news)

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Australia's first Chief Scientist resignsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Dr. Penny Sackett, the Chief Scientist for Australia, announced her resignation on Friday, February 18, 2011. She was the first person to perform the full-time duties of Chief Scientist in Australia. (IT news)

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New apps to allow better access to the NSW Governmentview story

http://www.itwire.com – Local software developers will be given the opportunity to turn NSW Government information on public transport, energy use and the environment, into innovative apps for community use. (IT news)

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Melbourne IT company wins major UK dealview story

http://www.itwire.com – Victorian specialist IT consultancy and development business Quantum IT has signed a major deal with six UK universities to supply technology to manage their health faculty work placement program. (IT news)

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Latest study says cellphones won't give you brain cancerview story

http://www.itwire.com – A new study has concluded that there is no link between mobile phone usage and brain cancer: by simply tracking the incidence of brain cancers over the years when mobile phone usage was escalating rapidly. (IT news)

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NEC completes $15m, 2000 Internet Kiosk Broadband for Seniors programview story

http://www.itwire.com – NEC Australia has installed an Internet Kiosk at the Yarraville Senior Citizens Centre, its 2000th and the last in the Australian Government's $15 million Broadband for Seniors initiative. (IT news)

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Beware the coming corporate smartphone threat warn expertsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Rogue smartphone applications coupled with social engineering will be the undoing of corporate IT infrastructures, network security experts have warned. (IT news)

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iiNet and Microsoft aim virtual server deal at small businessview story

http://www.itwire.com – Australia's self proclaimed "number two" ISP has sought to capitalise on the growing cloud services market for small business by announcing a deal with Microsoft to provide virtual private servers for businesses that want to host their applications online. (IT news)

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LTE now, NBN when?view story

http://www.itwire.com – So much nonsense has been written about the so-called 4G versus NBN debate that it seems that everyone except some serious telecoms pundits have overlooked a key fact – the NBN is still years away.  Therefore, the debate is really 4G versus DSL, a debate that looks to start heating up very soon. (IT news)

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WAN optimisation specialist Silver Peak comes to Australiaview story

http://www.itwire.com – Silver Peak Systems, a US company specialising in wide area network optimisation, has opened an office in Australia under the leadership of Wayne Neich, former head of Australian operations for rival WAN optimisation company, Blue Coat. (IT news)

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Seagate SED shipments surpass one millionview story

http://www.itwire.com – Seagate has shipped more than one million self-encrypting notebook and enterprise hard drives. (IT news)