Stories by Computerworld NZ staff

NCHIP contracts Orion and BPac in information transparency pilot

The National Child Health Information Programme (NCHIP), led by Midlands Health Network, has contracted New Zealand-owned global health software company Orion Health and BPac with the overall aim of ensuring that no child falls between the cracks of the health system.

Labour demands answers from Internal Affairs on XP migration

Labour has complained to the Ombudsman following what they claim to be a refusal by Internal Affairs minister Peter Dunne to respond to Official Information Act requests on the number of government agencies continuing to run computers on the Microsoft Windows XP operating system.

2Degrees launches new roaming plans

From today, all 2degrees’ Pay Monthly and Business customers can use their mobiles across the Tasman with its new 10/10/10 plan – where customers pay 10 cents per minute for calls within Australia and to New Zealand, 10 cents per text and 10 cents per MB of data.

Waitemata DHB, Orion Health sign innovation agreement

Under a three-year innovation partnership signed between Orion Health and Waitemata DHB, North Shore Hospital’s Special Care Baby Unit and Ward 10 (haematology) will become hubs for the development of new technology supporting healthcare delivery.

NIWA supercomputer back online

NIWA confirmed today that the organisation's supercomputer, on which attempts were made by unauthorised parties late last week to gain access, was put back online on Saturday evening and all services resumed.

Tait plays host to Chilean delegation

Christchurch’s Tait Communications played host to a delegation from Chile this week, who visited the firm to hear about the importance of critical communications systems, particularly during disasters such as the devastating 2010 Chilean earthquake, and learn how Tait’s solutions can help the country.

CityLink expands datacentre capacity

CityLink has announced that it is expanding data centre capacity and services for businesses located in Wellington’s central business district.