Cloud 'strategic' for BMC and its customersview story

http://www.itwire.com – According to Kia Behnia, CTO at business service management software company BMC, cloud is "one of our more strategic initiatives." BMC has been working with early adopters for around 18 months in order to develop an appropriate strategy. (IT news)

Fuzzing detected 1600 Office 2010 bugs during developmentview story

http://www.itwire.com – A technique popular among security researchers has detected thousands of bugs in Microsoft software while still in the development phase. (IT news)

Staying with XP? Upgrade to IE8 says Microsoft security execview story

http://www.itwire.com – From a security standpoint, Steve Lipner, senior director, trustworthy computing at Microsoft, would understandably prefer everyone running older versions of Windows to upgrade to Windows 7. (IT news)

Banks must lift their game to cater for tech savvy micro-businesses, says Telstraview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telstra has called on Australia's financial institutions to improve their customer service to microbusinesses as these businesses become increasingly mobile and increasingly run by tech-savvy younger generations, instead of the baby boomers. (IT news)

How to make a million dollar iPhone Appview story

http://www.itwire.com – There are many application developers strolling this globe with irises replaced by dollar signs, looking for the quick buck that can come from a hit iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad application.  It is simple; they just need the right idea. (IT news)

Nintendo Australia head steps downview story

http://www.itwire.com – Managing Director of Nintendo Australia, Rose Lappin is moving on to new challenges. (IT news)

VIDEO - Optus: we're fixing our 3G networkview story

http://apcmag.com – An APC reader asked a probing question to Optus' engineering director today: when will you fix the 3G network? Here's a video of the answer. (IT news)

HP Pavilion 3006TX - good Core i5 notebookview story

http://apcmag.com – The Intel Core i5 CPU is among the best CPUs on the market, and the HP Pavilion DV6 3006TX for $1069 that includes it is a fine notebook. (IT news)

Optus demos LTE network at 43Mbit/sview story

http://apcmag.com – Optus has shown a live demo of high def video streaming over its trial 4G (LTE) mobile network in North Sydney. (IT news)

1 of 3 incompetent doctors not reported to authoritiesview story

http://www.itwire.com – A U.S. study finds that impaired or incompetent physicians are not identified by their peers and colleagues about 33% of the time. How do we get rid of the ‘bad apples’ when the ‘good apples’ don’t report the problems 100% of the time?   (IT news)

NBN Co readies training for build phaseview story

http://www.itwire.com – The NBN Company is conducting an analysis of the local jobs market to identify where skills gaps exist in Australia and is talking to local training institutions about how best to find the 15,000 to 25,000 workers it will need to build the National Broadband Network. (IT news)

Inventors wanted: NASA has new Centennial Challengesview story

http://www.itwire.com – The U.S. space agency NASA wants you to develop a small satellite (independently, without government help) that can be launched frequently into space. If you do so, you will receive US$2 million. Two other Challenges are also available for the development of rovers and robots.   (IT news)