[LINK] Outsourcing Whitewash Announced
Wed, 08 Nov 2000 09:36:00 EST
>Hmmm ... wasn't Tom Sawyer the pioneer of outsourcing whitewash?
Nice one RC
and didn't this IT Outsourcing start when Ms Lundy's lot were in power?
>Subject: [LINK] Outsourcing Whitewash Announced
>Author: "Roger Clarke" <Roger.Clarke@xamax.com.au>
>Date: 8/11/00 7:35
>Billions on hold as Fahey bows to pressure
>The Sydney Morning Herald
>By LAURA TINGLE, Political Correspondent
>"Billions of dollars of government contracts have been put on hold after
>the Finance Minister, Mr Fahey, yesterday announced a review of his
>controversial scheme to contract out computer services to the private
>But he's done it extraordinarily badly, appointing to do the review someone
>who's already implicated, reporting to a Steering C'tee that comprises the
>culprits and only the culprits.
>Anyway, well done Kate Lundy! This might save CSIRO's bacon yet.
>Roger Clarke http://www.anu.edu.au/people/Roger.Clarke/
>Xamax Consultancy Pty Ltd, 78 Sidaway St, Chapman ACT 2611 AUSTRALIA
> Tel: +61 2 6288 1472, and 6288 6916
>Visiting Fellow Department of Computer Science
>The Australian National University Canberra ACT 0200 AUSTRALIA
>Information Sciences Building Room 211 Tel: +61 2 6249 3666
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