Cisco to boost Australian digital transformation

Networking giant Cisco plans to spend $61 million over the next three years to boost digital transformation in Australia.

The local part of Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration (CDA) program will focus on inclusive growth, skills development and innovation.

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Artificial intelligence set to speed up development approvals

Slow development approvals and inconsistent planning decisions could soon be a thing of the past, with disruptive technologies set to streamline urban planning.

Artificial intelligence could soon be sophisticated enough to semi-automate urban planning processes, better predicting the effects of a proposed development and fast-tracking approvals.

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New gender council has local government in its sights

Australia’s first independent body committed to gender equality is set to partner with councils to help get more women into elected and executive roles. The Australian Gender Equality Council is Australia’s first independent national body supporting the achievement of gender equality through national campaigns based on research.

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Typeform hack exposes Council data

About 2800 NZ ratepayers have had their personal information compromised after using online forms created by Typeform to share comments with Hamilton City Council, Waikato District Council, or Waipā District Council.

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