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  • Former Cisco engineers raise US$278M for startup

    ‚ÄčA cloud startup founded by a group of four ex-Cisco engineers has raised US$278 million to fund products that aim to help the data centres of customers like investment banks function more like those of cloud computing providers.

  • UNSW researchers see future for Oculus Rift in engineering

    Virtual reality could soon be a practical tool for engineers with the availability of inexpensive VR equipment like Oculus Rift and free open-source design software, according to a researcher at the University of New South Wales.

  • Microsoft throws $100K at Sydney Uni medical research

    Software giant Microsoft has awarded a $100,000 grant to a University of Sydney academic for research into the development of electrical devices for diagnosis and monitoring of strokes and cardiovascular diseases.

  • Sydney Water begins SCADA upgrade

    Three years after announcing it would upgrade Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems at its filtration plants, Sydney Water will start an 80-week project scheduled to begin this year at the Nepean catchment.

  • Obama's jobs push arrives as engineers leave IT

    On the eve of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Wednesday, a speech that's expected to focus on the need for jobs, the nation's largest engineering association is warning that the latest jobs data is "discouraging" for engineering.

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  • 10 Reasons to Adopt Mobile Workstations for Engineers and Designers

    The case for increasing the use of mobile technology for design and engineering professionals has reached the tipping point, as the arguments against the technology no longer carry weight and the benefits are clear in terms of the increased productivity and flexibility mobile solutions bring. In short, mobile solutions help engineers and designers complete projects on time and within budget, a key requirement for success in any business.