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SoNET Systems in partnership with ACER and IEA to improve computer and information literacy for international students

SoNET has been commissioned by Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) and IEA to deliver the student assessment materials, translation and marking systems for the 2018 International Computer and Information Literacy Study (ICILS) main study.  SoNET was involved in the previous and first ever cycle of ICILS in 2013, where highly interactive and sophisticated item … Continue reading “SoNET Systems in partnership with ACER and IEA to improve computer and information literacy for international students”

Top 25 Government and Technology Providers 2017

Government and Public sectors are no longer what they were. Their horizontal expanse has multiplied unequivocally, so has their dependence on newer technologies to tread these new horizons. And, since the new world is plagued by concerns such as, security threats, population proliferation and depleting resources, it is only evident that state-run agencies will become … Continue reading “Top 25 Government and Technology Providers 2017”

Australia’s education program for teaching English is a step ahead of England’s

Australian schools are doing a better job at teaching English than England itself, after it was revealed that England’s education program for teaching English lags considerably behind Australia’s. This is largely down to different ways in which children are taught between the two countries. In Australia, children are exposed to a more flexible and creative … Continue reading “Australia’s education program for teaching English is a step ahead of England’s”

Using Mobile Applications to better manage Client and Case Management Systems

With technology advancing at such a rapid rate, businesses must find ways to streamline their processes and manage their client base, in order to operate more efficiently, profitably and productively. The rising use of smartphones and tablets allows basic business functions to be completed in half the time. Through the use of sophisticated mobile applications, … Continue reading “Using Mobile Applications to better manage Client and Case Management Systems”

Top Six Software Development Trends for 2017

Every new year brings with it a range of possibilities, especially when it comes to Software Development, which is a rapidly evolving business environment, with constantly changing technologies. In a world where consumers are fickle and markets are ever changing, businesses must be more responsive to new opportunities, competition and consumer demand in order to … Continue reading “Top Six Software Development Trends for 2017”

Australian Students lagging behind the rest of the world when it comes to maths and science

A report conducted by the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) indicates that Australian students are being outperformed by a majority of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, when it comes to mathematics and science. Over the last decade, these figures have remained largely unchanged, indicating that Australia has a long way … Continue reading “Australian Students lagging behind the rest of the world when it comes to maths and science”

Social Engineering poised to dominate the year ahead

With the internet and mobile devices playing an increasingly central role in our everyday lives, there are more and more opportunities for cybercriminals to access sensitive personal and business information via these communication platforms. While cybercrime comes in many forms, malicious social engineering attacks are a key security threat faced by individuals and businesses. These … Continue reading “Social Engineering poised to dominate the year ahead”