Telstra must do more in 2004

Montgomery, Garth
January 2004
Australian Personal Computer;Jan2004, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p26
Arguably just two men have the power to shape Australia's IT scene in 2004. There may be more, but these two wield their power in the biggest IT company in Australia, they can mould this country's Internet landscape as well as set the pace on skills-outsourcing. There could hardly be more contentious issues as Australia continues to plummet in OECD rankings for broadband penetration. BigPond boss Justin Milne and Telstra Corp. Ltd. CIO Jeff Smith. The vision and performance of these two in 2004 will have a lasting impact on the quality of Internet service for millions of Australians, not to mention the country's OECD ranking, IT unemployment levels and IT trade deficit.


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