Global State of Broadband ITU September 2013

Global State of Broadband – ITU September 2013

Affordable broadband connectivity, services and applications are essential to modern society, offering widely recognized social and economic benefits. The Broadband Commission for Digital Development promotes the adoption of broadband-friendly practices and policies for all, so everyone can take advantage of the benefits offered by broadband. With this Report, the Broadband Commission expands awareness and understanding […]

2011 CEO Survey – Investment in New Technologies – AIGroup January 2012

This report explores business investment in new technologies. It is based on a survey of 540 Chief Executive Officers of Australian businesses in the manufacturing, services and construction sectors. The survey focused on business investment in new technologies over the past three years; on business use of R&D tax incentives and on expectations about the […]

Cloud Computing Report - ATSE September 2010

Cloud Computing Report – ATSE September 2010

Cloud computing provides a means of accessing a shared pool of configurable computing resources (including networks, servers, storage applications and services) that can be rapidly provided, used and released with minimal effort on the part of users or service providers. There are different types of clouds, ranging from those that are publicly accessible to private […]

2008 Australian Government Responds to Senate Recommendations on Services Industry

5th Dec 2008. The Rudd Government has released its response to an inquiry into the current and future directions of Australia’s service industries. File Attachment: 2008 Australian Govt Response to Services Sector Inquiry Dec 2008.pdf (111 KB) The Government’s comprehensive response stems from the recommendations of the report of the House of Representatives Standing Committee […]

Building Industries Strategy – Victoria Government November 2008

Building Industries is the next step by the Victorian Government to secure a strong future for our industry base so it will continue to deliver sustainable and skilled jobs for Victoria. Victorian industry faces a number of challenges including a global economic slowdown, moving to a low-carbon environment and increasing global competition for goods and […]

2008 Impact of Broadband on Growth and Productivity Micus EEC Aug 2008

Impact of Broadband on Growth and Productivity – Micus EEC August 2008

The Lisbon strategy aims to make the EU “the most dynamic and competitive knowledge-based economy in the world” by 2010. It was relaunched in 2005 and refocused on the creation of growth and jobs. The objective of this study is to assess the contribution of broadband internet telecommunications to this strategy by evaluating its impact […]

2008 Evaluation of COMET Program ACIL Tasman Apr 2008

Evaluation of COMET Program – ACIL Tasman April 2008

Launched in 1999 and enhanced in 2004, the Commercialising Emerging Technologies (COMET) program is a competitive grants program that assists micro and small businesses to commercialise their innovative goods or services. The purpose of this evaluation by ACM Tasman is to assess the appropriateness, efficiency and effectiveness of the program. In the course of the […]

Cisco Application Networking Services: Enterprises Must Demand Continued Execution

The Application Networking Services (ANS) advanced technology group is a critical group for Cisco’s ongoing success in enterprises. To date, Cisco has underperformed in this area; enterprises should consider other vendors for these important technologies. Cisco Application Networking Services: Enterprises Must Demand Continued Execution Key Findings • Cisco is lagging behind other vendors in many […]

Mapping of Australia’s Renewable Energy Use technologies and Services – BCSE September 2006

This publication is part of the “Doing Business in China” project, funded by the Australian Government through the Australian Greenhouse Office, Department of the Environment and Heritage. The project is looking to improve renewable energy market opportunities between Australia and China and to increase the capacity of Australian industry to take advantage of opportunities in […]