11.08.2016

IBM: continuing to maintain privacy and security of Census information is paramount


The lead technology contractor for the 2016 Census has clarified its role during the two-day outage.

IBM was thrust into the spotlight when Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull began laying blame earlier Thursday morning, while efforts were underway to resume operations.

Following the resumption of the Census online collection on Thursday afternoon, IBM issued a statement, its first since the outage began:

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