Census 2016

ABS: This Is The Typical Australian

ABS: This Is The Typical Australian

After a painful data collection process, the Australian Bureau of Statistics has finally begun to release its findings from the 2016 Census. The organisation has released a “preview” of the key characteristics that make today’s typical Aussie. According to ABS data, the typical Australian is a 38-year old native-born mum…

#CensusFail: Why IBM Rejected Nextgen’s DDoS Protection

#CensusFail: Why IBM Rejected Nextgen’s DDoS Protection

IBM has been thrown under the bus ever since #CensusFail happened back in August. Big Blue was the IT contractor that was hired to run the Census website, which went down for nearly two days after being hit by repeated distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. IBM’s upstream provider for…