Digital Transformation Agency

Tom Burton: Slater’s digital challenges

The new CEO of the Digital Transformation Agency, Gavin Slater, arrives in Canberra, to lead the Federal government's $10 billion transformation agenda. He has a mandate to stop building new sites and instead strategically lead the reformation of the notorious legacy systems that have till now stymied the digital transformation program. Read More

Medicare reveals its epic rebuild vision

The Department of Health has called for beauty pageant entries in its massive Medicare payments systems replacement that will now remain within government ownership after an outsourcing bid was ditched during the 2016 federal election. Read More

ASIC registry sell-off scuttled

Despite hopes to reap billions, final bids did not deliver a net financial benefit for the Commonwealth. The big question now is whether open data principles will be extended to make corporate records free to access. Read More