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    How the DTA is Delivering the benefits of robust government architecture | Digital Transformation Agency (dta.gov.au) where it describes our architecture story and next steps in the journey. Look forward to hearing about architecture in other agencies ------------------------------ Christina Fernandes Policy Officer DTA ------------------------- ... Read more

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    Thanks Kavi - I sent you a reply privately, I help that helped. ------------------------------ Dale Todling Project Support and Engagement Officer Digital Transformation Agency ------------------------------ Read more

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    The problem with doing a software search is that there are lots of excellent tools out there which will do the job (but do cost some $$). That can be problematic when it comes to switching costs if the product doesn't work out for your organisation. I work for a small APS department (1100 peeps) and we can't really afford to buy a stand alone architecture ... Read more

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    Hi Architects/Digital Professionals, I am a member of the IP Australia Architecture Practice. I am keen to find out what software people are using to support their Architecture Practice? We are looking to go to market for something that will help us with: * Management of our infrastructure and software portfolio * Estimate Total Cost of Ownership ... Read more

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    Happy to Christina Chris Malcher Business Architect Services Australia ------------------------------ Chris Malcher Business Architect Services Australia ------------------------------ Read more

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    Sure. Iain.Garrett-Benson@aat.gov.au ------------------------------ Iain Garrett-Benson Technology Governance Lead Administrative Appeals Tribunal ------------------------------ Read more

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    Would anyone be interested or know someone that would be interested in a short, 20 minute interview? My colleagues at the APSC are currently developing the Career Pathfinder, a tool which is used for professional development and career planning for APS staff and those looking to join the APS. We are looking to interview APS staff in the following ... Read more

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    Hi I work in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and I am certainly interested in understanding the answer to that question as well. ------------------------------ Iain Garrett-Benson Technology Governance Lead Administrative Appeals Tribunal ------------------------------ Read more

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    @Caitlyn Lancaster @Bidisha Sarkar Do you know of any agencies that have used R Studio?​​ ------------------------------ Anita Fraser Community Manager Australian Public Service Commission ------------------------------ Read more

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    Hi Ian - Perhaps contact the Australian Accounting Standards Board Hoping this what you are after for the latest version AASB 138 Intangible Assets ------------------------------ Anita Fraser Community Manager Australian Public Service Commission ------------------------------ Read more

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    Hi there, I'm interesting in learning if anyone in this community is aware of their agency using R studio servers. If you do, can you let me know, and if possible, for what purpose? Thanks! Liz ------------------------------ Liz Jakubowski Director National Skills Commission ------------------------------ Read more

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    Afternoon Ian - great question, I've shared it with my colleagues at DTA - hoping to get you an answer soon. Dale ------------------------------ Dale Todling Project Support and Engagement Officer Digital Transformation Agency ------------------------------ Read more

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    Great thread Zane, Melissa and Iain - I've reached out to the brains-trusts in the Australian Government Architecture team to seek an answer on this one. Dale ------------------------------ Dale Todling Project Support and Engagement Officer Digital Transformation Agency ------------------------------ Read more

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    Glad you can see my concern Iain, I wonder if this has been one of the contributing factors in decision making (investment at least) which has lead to so many burning platforms still being used in government departments. ------------------------------ Zane Zhao Lead Architect Department of Education, Skills and Employment ------------------------- ... Read more

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    Hi Melissa, It was a general discussion topic to gauge what other agency's approach is to this topic, it is very old and doesn't reflect how software is developed these days. Getting a DTA position will be good as well, I will send them an email. Regards Zane ------------------------------ Zane Zhao Lead Architect Department of Education, Skills ... Read more

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    I see where you are coming from Zane. My department is building on MS365, MSAzure and ServiceNow platforms. n-1 will become more and more meaningless in our world too.... especially as we move from server based to compute based constructs.... See you at the Architecture community! ------------------------------ Iain Garrett-Benson Technology Governance ... Read more

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    Hi there Zane, Unless someone has answered this one already ... and unless I've misread your message - is this one for the DTA WoAG Archicture crew? They have an email address ( architecture@dta.gov.au ) but I reckon someone from the Digital community might have a direct lead! :'-D Cheers, ' Melissa ------------------------------ Melissa Holland ... Read more

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    Just out of interest, does the N-1 principle mentioned in the "Whole of Government Common Operating Environment Policy" still being applied by IT department across the government? While the approach made sense 10 years ago when software upgrades were not as frequently, it is a bit out of date for the times now. We're updating our internal software ... Read more

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    Hi Digital Practitioners I am looking for the updated versions of the Accounting Guidance Note No. 2007/1 Accounting for Internally Developed Software or AASB 138 Intangible Assets, i n particular, the treatment of intangible assets, computer software and technical capabilities etc. and how these meet the capitalisation criteria. Thanks in advance ... Read more

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