Allie Coyne

Allie Coyne is a Sydney-based journalist and the news editor of iTnews.

Coyne started on iTnews in 2013 after almost two years running the website of technology channel publication CRN.

Coyne won best new journalist in the 2013 Microsoft IT Journalism Awards, and was named best business technology journalist at the same awards in 2015 and again in 2016.

Recent articles by Allie Coyne

Australia will get mandatory data breach notifications

Australia will get mandatory data breach notifications

After three years of trying.
Allie Coyne Feb 14 2017, 11:59AM Security
ATO online outage blamed on HPE storage

ATO online outage blamed on HPE storage

1-petabyte of data lost due to unspecified “hardware issue”.
Allie Coyne Dec 13 2016, 5:41PM Servers & Storage
China's answer to AWS is opening a Sydney data centre

China's answer to AWS is opening a Sydney data centre

Cloud division of e-commerce giant will launch by end of 2016.
Allie Coyne Nov 22 2016, 5:32PM Cloud
Google stops booking Australian profits in Singapore

Google stops booking Australian profits in Singapore

Follows compliance with new tax laws.
Allie Coyne Nov 17 2016, 1:21PM Digital
Dimension Data cloud chief jumps to ANZ Bank

Dimension Data cloud chief jumps to ANZ Bank

Replaces outgoing CIO.
Allie Coyne Nov 8 2016, 6:21AM Digital
Time running out to get your IT project recognised

Time running out to get your IT project recognised

Is your client Australia's next CIO of the year?
Allie Coyne Nov 4 2016, 9:34AM Strategy
IT contractor behind Australia's biggest data breach

IT contractor behind Australia's biggest data breach

Human error exposed data on 550,000 Red Cross donors.
Allie Coyne Oct 31 2016, 6:52AM Security
Leaked medical data exposes 1.3 million records

Leaked medical data exposes 1.3 million records

Could be Australia's biggest data breach.
Allie Coyne Oct 28 2016, 12:49PM Security
Optus beats Allphones in legal battle over fees

Optus beats Allphones in legal battle over fees

Telco partners meet in court over commissions.
Allie Coyne Oct 24 2016, 7:04AM Telco
NBN ditches $800 million Optus HFC network

NBN ditches $800 million Optus HFC network

Connecting 700,000 homes with FTTdp instead.
Allie Coyne Sep 29 2016, 11:35AM Networking
NBN hits million-user milestone

NBN hits million-user milestone

Network builder more than doubles revenue.
Allie Coyne Aug 16 2016, 1:17PM Telco
Telstra to cut 200 more jobs

Telstra to cut 200 more jobs

Finance jobs go offshore.
Allie Coyne Aug 9 2016, 12:48PM Training & Development
Aussie IT grads losing jobs to skilled migrants

Aussie IT grads losing jobs to skilled migrants

A third of graduates struggling for work.
Allie Coyne Aug 8 2016, 4:58PM Training & Development
Telstra wholesaler ordered to compensate customers for data breach

Telstra wholesaler ordered to compensate customers for data breach

Privacy Commissioner busts TeleChoice.
Allie Coyne Jul 4 2016, 10:00AM Telco
Defence appoints itself as systems integrator for $500m desktop project

Defence appoints itself as systems integrator for $500m desktop project

Ditches plans to get external integrator.
Allie Coyne Jun 27 2016, 10:48AM Hardware
Brocade and Ruckus chiefs exit

Brocade and Ruckus chiefs exit

Local clean-out before integration?
Allie Coyne Jun 22 2016, 7:00AM Networking
NABERS data centre assessor in administration owing $1.8m

NABERS data centre assessor in administration owing $1.8m

Green Global Solutions' expansion didn't pay off.
Allie Coyne Jun 17 2016, 7:00AM Data centre
CSC staff to assist ABS in $250m overhaul

CSC staff to assist ABS in $250m overhaul

Filling skills shortages at stats agency.
Allie Coyne Jun 6 2016, 10:08AM Services
US nuclear weapons system uses 8-inch floppy disks

US nuclear weapons system uses 8-inch floppy disks

While another public department uses Windows 3.1.
Allie Coyne May 26 2016, 1:30PM Hardware
Police raid Labor over NBN

Police raid Labor over NBN

Ministers and staffers searched.
Allie Coyne May 20 2016, 7:43AM Telco

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