Brisbane school takes Microsoft's DIY BI routeview story

http://www.itwire.com – A large part of Microsoft's business intelligence (BI) strategy is about putting BI into the hands of end-users by making it part of the platform - notably in SQL Server 2008 R2. (IT news)

Tasmanian Government Innovation Strategy builds on NBNview story

http://www.itwire.com – The NBN's uncertain future notwithstanding, Tasmania's premier, David Bartlett has launched an innovation strategy spanning five sectors of the state's economy but with a strong focus on the NBN and the state's digital economy. (IT news)

Clouds combat computing costsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Australian organisations moving to a private cloud are expecting return on investment in less than two years, while those enterprises plumping for public clouds expect 20 per cent annual savings on their IT bills. While it’s business agility that large organisations claim they want from the cloud – the hip pocket benefits aren’t being sneezed at. (IT news)

ACMA heavies Optus over delays in implementing premium SMS barringview story

http://www.itwire.com – The ACMA has extracted enforceable undertakings from Optus following Optus' inability to meet the 1 July 2010 deadline to have in place a system that would enable its mobile customers to request barring of premium SMS messages. (IT news)

PS Jailbreak PS3 hack, it works! Sony responseview story

http://www.itwire.com – The gaming world is abuzz with rumour and speculation following the announcement that via a specially constructed USB stick, the PlayStation 3 has been hacked, allowing pirate games to be played.  Confirmation of the PS Jailbreak technique has come through, as has a response from Sony Australia. (IT news)

An easier way to mobilise web interactions?view story

http://www.itwire.com – An Australian company reckons it has a way of delivering native-looking web applications to multiple mobile platforms with a minimum of effort. (IT news)

PS3 hacked by USB Jailbreak Modchipview story

http://www.itwire.com – Considered the Mt Everest of hacking, the PlayStation 3 has reportedly been broken by a USB Jailbreak dongle produced in Australia. (IT news)

A Win-Lin situation: moving a small office over to Linuxview story

http://www.itwire.com – Michael Pope is a pragmatic person by nature - a developer who, before he sets out on a task, takes sufficient care to create a soft-landing in case it is needed. (IT news)

Yahoo! puts Barclays Premier League highlights on the webview story

http://www.itwire.com – Highlights of every Barclays Premier League football (soccer) match will be available on Yahoo!'s UK site. (IT news)

Labor says NBN is fully funded to implementation study recommendationsview story

http://www.itwire.com – The ALP has refuted claims made in a Parliamentary Library report today that it has not allocated funding for the NBN to the level recommended in the implementation study, claiming that the report is misleading and contains serious errors. (IT news)