NSW gets $217 million boost for emergency communications

The funding will enable the NSW Telco Authority to accelerate the Critical Communications Enhancement Program to reach 96% of populated areas and is in addition to the AU$ 401 million allocated to the upgrade of the GRN since 2016.

NSW working to step up cybersecurity efforts

The NSW auditor general has called for the office of local government to develop a cybersecurity policy to ensure a consistent response across councils after finding 80 per cent don’t have a cybersecurity framework.

Cyber resilience in a pandemic

As organisations rapidly deploy a remote workforce plan in the face of a pandemic, they have to not only contend with creating polices and infrastructure, but also with bad actors waiting to exploit COVID-19.

The Philippines boosts commitment to develop ICT Services

Apart from a slew of applications and services, the Philippine government is anticipating that the construction of an ultra-high-speed information highway will improve speed, affordability and accessibility of broadband internet throughout the country by 2021.