2003 Measuring Creative Digital Content June 2003

Measuring Creative Digital Content – DCITA June 2003

This study has been undertaken for the Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts between 14 April, 2003 and 19 June, 2003. The conclusions are largely based on views expressed in a user survey conducted as part of the study as well as those offered in a range of face-to-face interviews with key organisations […]

2003 Digital Content Industry – Role of Government As A Market Participant – Convergent DCITA

2003 Digital Content Industry – Role of Government As A Market Participant – Convergent DCITA This report analyses the role played by Government Agencies as market participants in the creative digital content industries. In general, it aims to contribute to the following outcomes: • Identify the processes through which Government Agencies participate in digital content […]

2003 ICT Framework For The Future – FF Steering Committee Report DCITA

2003 ICT Framework For The Future – FF Steering Committee Report DCITA As Australia moves into the 21st century its wealth, international competitiveness, national security, social cohesion and cultural richness will be significantly influenced by its ability to develop and exploit intellectual capital and to harness the power of information and communication technology (ICT). The […]

Productivity & Organisational Change – Optimising ICT Investment – Ovum DCITA February 2003

An increasing number of organisations understand the benefits of investing in information and communications technologies (ICT) to increase productivity, improve processes and strategically position their businesses. Investment in ICT is not a task to be taken lightly. It requires consistent firm and ICT strategies, effective internal and external communication and a careful assessment of risk. […]

2002 Contribution of ICT to Economic Growth DCITA

Contribution of ICT to Economic Growth – DCITA December 2002

The heavily interconnected nature of a developed economy with long and complex value chains highlights the pervasiveness of ICT as a general purpose technology. Even if some businesses or economic sectors of activity do not yet use these technologies in critical business applications, their suppliers, customers and competitors increasingly do so. Thus, over time, fundamental […]

2002 Winning in the Global ICT Industry McKinsey DCITA

Winning in the Global ICT Industry – McKinsey DCITA December 2002

Building a globally competitive ICT industry is an attractive and worthy objective. The ICT sector has the potential to make a significant contribution to domestic growth and the nation’s trade balance. It can also generate many benefits for the broader economy by enabling efficiency gains in a raft of industries. It deserves substantial industry and […]

ICT Framework for the Future – Foresighting Working Group DCITA October 2002

The Foresight Working Group (FWG) was established to assist the Framework for the Future Steering Committee by identifying trends in the development of the global ICT industry and the implications of those trends for Australia. The FWG was asked to focus on a timeframe extending to 10 years. This Report is structured to address trends […]

Creative Industries Cluster Study – Stage 2 – Cutler DCITA September 2002

Given the scoping nature of the first stage of this study programme, which canvassed the field at large, the intention in this subsequent Creative Industries Cluster Study is to drill down to an understanding of what is actually happening on the ground at a firm level. Whilst this study is an investigation into what is […]

2002 Creative Industries Cluster Study Report Stage 1 DCITA

Creative Industries Cluster Study – Stage 1 – Cutler DCITA May 2002

The purpose of the first stage of the Creative Industries Cluster Study is to undertake a preliminary analysis and mapping of the industries producing digital content and applications identifying the key enterprises, their location and productivity drivers and barriers. The findings of this stage of the study will be used to inform more detailed analysis […]

Status of Fed Govt IT Outsourcing 2000

Status of Federal Government IT Outsourcing – DCITA 2000

The Government’s Information Technology Infrastructure Outsourcing Initiative, which started in 1997, has had as one of its primary objectives the development of the Australian information technology industry. Under the approach that applied until January 2001, companies that have secured IT outsourcing contracts are required to report annually on the industry development outcomes arising from these […]