Stories by Helen Han

  • NAB outsources $20m share trading platform

    Discount broker Sanford Securities has won a $20 million outsourcing deal with National Australia Bank, providing the bank with an online share trading platform for the next three years.

  • Software chops Easter Show number crunching

    The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW has deployed an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to relieve accounting headaches during its annual Sydney Easter Show and beyond.

  • Westpac to outsource cheque processing to Unisys

    Westpac is poised to sign a $140 million outsourcing deal with Unisys Payment Systems, handing its cheque and voucher processing systems management to the e-business solutions outfit over the next seven years.

  • IBM backs its Linux bet

    IBM's Linux business strategist for Australia, Elmer Corbin, is confident Big Blue will push the open source operating system into a broad range of vertical markets thereby dispelling what he claims are some popular myths tied to the brand.

  • Going the distance

    ARN: What does MCT focus on? Tudehope: Macquarie focuses on the entire corporate, long-distance telecommunications market. Over eight years we've gone from voice to honing in on the data networking market.

  • Integrity wins distie contract

    Value-added reseller (VAR) Integrity Data Systems has won a two-year exclusive deal to distribute US enterprise networking vendor Western Multiplex's Tsunami 100BaseT wireless Ethernet bridge product in Australia.

  • uBid calls it quits

    uBid Australia will shut up shop on October 6, folding operations due to depleting cash reserves and its parent company, LibertyOne's, sole focus on Web-integration business Zivo and foreign investment opportunities.

  • Government gets stringent on IT project registration

    The Federal Government has developed a confidential register of large-scale IT projects, allowing Commonwealth departments early on to probe the level of commitment IT companies have to "industry development" in Australia.

  • Edge warranty offer "misleading": Qld reseller

    The head of a former Edge reseller has branded Warranty Works' Edge Warranty Offer as "misleading", questioning the deal which the warranty provider purported would honour all outstanding Edge warranty claims through a reseller bailout plan.