Western Australia stories
Rumin8 reveals Perth plant advancing commercial methane reduction
Rumin8, an Australian climate tech company, unveils a Perth plant to prove the commercial viability of their methane-reducing feed and water supplements for livestock.
Brett Pickens announced as new CEO of Certis Security Australia
Security firm, Certis Australia, welcomes industry veteran Brett Pickens as its new CEO, bringing over 20 years of global experience to his new role.
Crowdsourced funding in Australia holds steady in 2023
Amidst overall funding decreases, crowdsourced funding in Australia remained steady in 2023, securing $71m for local businesses.
Equinix report explores Australian mining leaders' tech views amidst uncertainties
Equinix's latest report reveals Australian mining leaders maintain optimism amidst geopolitical and economic challenges, acknowledging technology's crucial role in industry adaptation.
Telstra invests AUD $24 million in fibre infrastructure across Western Australia's Pilbara region
Telstra earmarks $24m for fibre network expansion in Western Australia's Pilbara region, advancing Industry 4.0.
Avec expands with appointment of Mornay Vivier
Avec, an IT project delivery company operating across Australia and New Zealand, has appointed Mornay Vivier as its Practice Manager – Business Analysis.
Western Australia govt launches new innovation strategy
The McGowan Government has outlined its vision for the state to become a renowned global hub of invention, investment, innovation and impact.
Curtin University appoints Professor Andrew Turpin as inaugural Lions Curtin ophthalmic big data chair
Professor Andrew Turpin has been appointed as the inaugural Lions Curtin ophthalmic big data chair to enhance research in eye health using data science.
Western Australia CUA panel picks ASI as preferred supplier
Western Australia's Common User Arrangement (CUA) panel has chosen ASI Solutions as a preferred supplier for device hardware.
The GrowHub appoints Prince Abdul Qawi of Brunei & Paddi Creevey as board of advisors
HRH Prince Abdul Qawi of Brunei and Paddi Creevey OAM have joined The GrowHub's board of advisors for expansion and food sustainability initiatives.
REIWA first major deployment of Salesforce CMS in APAC
The Real Estate Institute of Western Australia has upgraded a number of its sites with integrations from Salesforce implementation partner, Mav3rik.
New Tech Start programme helps SA women enter space industry
Tech Start will provide the connections and pathways to help women pursue a career in the growing space and defence industry.
Data#3 launches security initiative for Australia’s WA Government Sector
Data#3 launches cybersecurity initiative for WA Government Sector, leveraging Microsoft licensing and expertise.
Data#3 to exclusively provide MS licences to WA Government
The technology services provider has won two contracts with the Western Australia Government, becoming its sole Microsoft licence provider.
WA council first to adopt new Datacom tech for local government
The early adopter Shire of Majinup’s initial priority is to use Datascape to help it engage more closely with its community.
WA Govt invests $500k into dedicated cybersecurity team for public sector
Western Australia's McGowan Government invests over $500,000 in cybersecurity team to enhance public sector security.
Cirrus Networks eyes doubled revenue as founder Frank Richmond eyes a return to the UK
Cirrus Networks expects to double its revenue to $40+ million this year, with founder Frank Richmond stepping down from the day to day operations.
$2.5m transaction sees Cirrus snap up NGage
Cirrus has acquired Melbourne’s NGage Technology Group for $2.5 million expanding the Perth-based IT solutions provider’s footprint into Victoria.
Cirrus Networks inks three new resources deals
Perth’s Cirrus Networks has secured three contracts in the resources sector, worth more than $1 million all up.
Promapp secures Geraldton WA contract
Cloud-based software firm Promapp has secured a contract to provide the Geraldton council in Western Australia with its cloud services.
Empired inks $10 million Horizon Power deal
Empired continues its multi-million dollar run, signing a $10 million, five year infrastructure managed services contract with Horizon Power.
Fujitsu wins $80m managed infrastructure services deal
Fujitsu has signed an $80 million managed infrastructure services contract with financial services company Link Group.
Cisco IoE innovation centre launches in Perth, Sydney to follow
Cisco has launched an IoE innovation centre in Perth in an effort to ‘ignite innovation, growth and job creation in the knowledge economy'.
Enabling expands Australian offices
ANZ tech services provider reports growth in Western Australia and Queensland.