2010 Media Releases
CSIRO and NICTA welcome the NSW Government’s $7.5m investment in the Australian Centre for Broadband Innovation (ACBI), which was launched today at the headquarters of CSIRO’s ICT Centre at Marsfield.
NICTA, Australia’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Research Centre of Excellence, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Japan’s Nomura Research Institute to study the use of ICT in urban, industrial and social infrastructure, with a view to developing recommendations for research and commercial applications.
The NICTA Queensland Research Laboratory (QRL) is five years’ old and is celebrating with an innovative showcase of home-grown ICT applications to meet challenges in safety and security, health and the environment.
NICTA spin-out company and leading mobile virtualisation provider Open Kernel Labs has announced the deployment of its software in over one billion mobile handsets worldwide.
NICTA, Australia’s ICT Research Centre of Excellence, welcomes additional funding from the NSW Government of $9 million over the next three years (from 2010-2012) which was formally announced by the Treasurer, the Hon. Eric Roozendaal at an industry function at NSW Parliament House last night.
With the support of the Queensland and Federal Governments, NICTA is developing a tool to quickly identify populations of dangerous and aggressive red imported fire ants. The NICTA Biosecurity Group, based at the NICTA Queensland Research Laboratory and Griffith University, aims to have a prototype identification system ready by July next year.