[LINK] web: One Public Service, 200 systems, hundreds of millions wasted

Tom Worthington tom.worthington at tomw.net.au
Thu Apr 30 08:38:13 AEST 2015

On 29/04/15 09:56, Jan Whitaker wrote:
>  http://www.theage.com.au/it-pro/government-it/one-public-service-200-systems-hundreds-of-millions-wasted-20150428-1mv6mm.html

The federal government's shared services group seems to be doing an okay 
job. Rather than try to get public servants doing the same job in 
different agencies to all use the same software, they consolidated the 
jobs and the software: 

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