Category Archives: John Street

The Social Media Federal Election Campaign

Wednesday September 18th, 2013

Did you notice the amount of “Social Media” comments and mentions during the election campaigns this time around? Definitely different from the last one where the candidates/parties are using social media to “spread the word”! In a Sydney Morning Herald article the election campaign was highlighted with the “10 social media moments” and how the… Read More »

“Sure to be sure to be sure to be sure”

Thursday May 31st, 2012

I attended the Teradata Universe conference in Sydney two weeks ago and listened to the presentation by John E. Rusnak III the CIO of US Transportation Command, Defence Logistics Agency, US Army and the US Air Force who is technical director of the Mitre Corporation.   Mitre Corporation is really at the forefront of high availability!… Read More »

Use of Technology – My thought process on this one is a bit left field I know but… Part2

Friday March 19th, 2010

An update on my original blog discussing the issue of how to best leverage technology to gain advantage – I was recently in Beijing and went to the market to look for some new badminton rackets to replace my now depleted stock! I wanted to save money as new rackets these days cost around $220-$250… Read More »

Use of Technology – My thought process on this one is a bit left field I know but…

Monday November 9th, 2009

After Alec’s last blog post there’s a tenuous link to mine – Andre Mendes was CIO of Special Olympics International. I was playing badminton in the World Masters Games (The “Oldies Olympics”) in Sydney last month and I shattered one of my badminton rackets. I am now down to my last one of 5 I… Read More »