ICT and Productivity Summary of DCITA Publications 2007

The roll-out of information and communications technology (ICT) across the Australian and international economy has been apparent for many years. However, understanding the economic relationship between ICT and its impact has been difficult. The Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts (DCITA) has published a number of reports dealing with the links between ICT, […]

2007 SME Involvement in Australian Government ICT Contracts 2001-2003 Intermedium DCITA

SME Involvement in Australian Government ICT Contracts 2001-2003 – Intermedium DCITA 2007

The Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts (DCITA) provides administrative and secretariat services to the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) Joint Industry Government Working Party. The Government’s definition of an SME in the ICT sector is a body corporate incorporated in Australia or New Zealand which, together with its Related Bodies incorporated and […]

2007 Information Security for Enterprise Architecture – TISN DCITA

Report :   2007 Information Security for Enterprise Architecture – TISN DCITA Rapid development in information and communication technologies and the changing business environment present a range of challenges for organisations that rely on such technologies for day-to-day operations. Critical infrastructure sectors are at particular risk from interruption to information technology operations as this can lead […]

Economic Aspects of Computer Aided Automation – DCITA May 2007

This aim of this report is to discuss certain economic aspects of computer aided automation and highlight associated issues relevant to education and innovation policy in Australia. The report presents statistics and other empirical observations from Australia and abroad. Data on sectoral productivity growth suggests that some of the most significant contributions of information and […]

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Australian Software Industry and Vertical Markets – CIIER DCITA Feburary 2007

The project team was formed under the aegis of the Centre for Innovative Industry Economic Research Inc. (CIIER). This newly formed body brings together researchers and industry bodies to further our understanding of the innovative industries, including information and communications technology, biotechnology, nanotechnology and environmental technology. The project team was supported by the Australian Computer […]

BITS Incubator Annual Report 2004-2005 – DCITA 2006

On 20 June 1999 the Australian Government announced that $158 million from the partial sale of Telstra would be allocated to the Building on IT Strengths (BITS) Program to promote innovation and commercial success in the information industries by encouraging the creation and growth of new high technology firms. A core element of the BITS […]

2006 IT Security Governance – A CIO’s Guide TISN DCITA

2006 IT Security Governance – A CIO’s Guide TISN DCITA Whatever your business, security and privacy are key matters that affect your enterprise and those dependent upon you. There is a realisation, domestically and abroad, that an organisation cannot effectively achieve its corporate and IT governance objectives without high-level executive support. These issues are now […]

2006 Leading Practices For Enterprise Security Governance TISN DCITA

2006 Leading Practices For Enterprise Security Governance TISN DCITA Corporate Governance is top of mind in boardrooms across Australia. It is now widely understood that effective corporate governance is required to protect the interest of an organisation’s stakeholders, which in turn protects Australia’s economic and social interests. Information Technology (IT) governance is a relatively new […]