Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has pledged his support for the local armed forces industry, awarding three Australian businesses defence contracts in an effort to shore up Australia’s military preparedness

 

Australia’s Department of Defence has enlisted tech giant IBM, along with 14 other industry partners, to build out the initial phase of a new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) platform.
 

Scientists from the Department of Defence Science and Technology (DST) have developed a new facial recognition algorithm, significantly improving the AI’s detection capabilities in adverse environments, the Defence Department has revealed.
 

 

Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has pledged his support for the local armed forces industry, awarding three Australian businesses defence contracts in an effort to shore up Australia’s military preparedness.

The federal minister for defence industry, Christopher Pyne, has finalised plans to upgrade Australia’s high-tech future frigate services – with three solutions providers shortlisted for a request for tender.  

Minister for defence Industry, Christopher Pyne, has unveiled a $730 million next-generation technologies funding program to boost defence capability and innovation.

The South Australia government is opening up business for small-to-medium enterprises that seek a slice of the state’s $2 billion in contribution for projects and contracts.

The South Australia government has opened up business for small-to-medium enterprises that seek a slice of the state’s $2 billion in contribution for projects and contracts. 

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The Australian Department of Defence’s ICT modernisation effort taps into $5 billion in new funding to deliver change across all levels of business. The future outlook is shared by defence’s head of ICT realisation, Mathew Smorhun.