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Adelaide City Council: Redefining democracy in the digital age

ACC - Image 5- Town Hall

In 1840, Adelaide City Council became the first democratically elected government of any kind in Australia – and it wasn’t the last time it would make history. In 2015, the council became the first in Australia to live stream its Council Committee Meetings using Skype for Business’s module Skype Meeting … Read more »

Australia adopts procurement standard for accessible ICT


David Masters, Corporate Affairs Manager and Accessibility lead, Microsoft Australia According to the Australian Human Rights Commission, people with a disability are almost twice as likely to be unemployed and half as likely to have a full time job in comparison to people without a disability in Australia. Ensuring that … Read more »

The Primary Health Network that Cloud built

Bruce Baehnisch,  Executive Director of Corporate Services

Two months and ten days. This is how long Bruce Baehnisch and his team at Loddon Mallee Murray Medicare Local had between the moment they realised they were successful in winning the tender for the Murray PHN (a Primary Health Network) in Victoria, to when the organisation needed to be … Read more »

New Video Series Highlights Windows 10 Anniversary Update


The Windows 10 Anniversary Update begins rolling out today for customers around the world. The Anniversary Update is full of features and innovations that will bring new experiences with Windows Ink*, Cortana**, gaming and more. To give you an overview of new features that are rolling out in the update, … Read more »

Cash Converters transforms retail experience with Windows 10


Sydney, Australia, 3 August – Rolling out Windows 10 to 350 stores around the world and migrating its point of sale system to Microsoft Azure has streamlined the entire information ecosystem for Cash Converters and transformed the way they do business. Cash Converters adopted Office 365 in 2012; the next step … Read more »