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Data Trends Report FY22/23
The world of data has changed rapidly over the last several years, and organisations are under increasing pressure to keep pace.
The 2023 financial year will be characterised by an increased awareness of the role of personal data, data security, and privacy. In our new Data Trends Report, we explore Australians’ changing expectations in these areas—and how those changes are going to impact the way we do business into the future.
Our specialists have broken down the five key trends impacting business to keep you in the know. In this report, we address the challenges—and opportunities—those trends create, and what organisations need to be on the lookout for.
Database Consultants Australia
Database Consultants Australia or DCA are data specialists and information technology experts who specialise in providing data solutions by analysing, collecting, storing and creating electronic data.
DCA Smart Mobility
In the midst of rapid urbanisation municipalities are under pressure to develop highly sustainable, liveable cities. Cites aren’t just looking to embrace the latest technology, rather a holistic strategy; investing and partnering to deliver digital solutions that change human behaviour and improve how we use our cities. Our approach to smart mobility makes parking easier, more efficient, more equitable and delivers more real-time data to the community and Council.
Database Consultants Australia, Shaping the cities of tomorrow today
DCA have long been Australia and New Zealand’s local data experts. We specialise in all things data, from detailed data migration, cleansing and enrichment to lead acquisition and data management. Big or small our team of data experts have your requirements covered. Discover a stronger, smarter future
We are proud to deliver the most comprehensive research management solution on the market. ResearchMaster Enterprise, or RME, is a highly automated, fully integrated, research management system which has been designed, developed and is supported in Australia. Our research management system gives you the data management, collection and reporting tools you need. The future is in your hands.
What are university rankings good for?
Whether university rankings are valuable information or rubbish depends on what ranking, what it measures, and how you use it.Read more at ResearchMaster News
Where did university rankings come from, anyway?Read more at ResearchMaster News
Why do organisations need data verification?Read more at Data Services News
Digitalising parking management – how councils can take another step in delivering connected cities
As the digitalisation wave impacts all customer experiences, centralised parking management can help bring community connection into the new centuryRead more at Cities News
A brief history of university education and social mobilityRead more at ResearchMaster News
Familiar jokes aside, qualifications in humanities, arts and social sciences offer tremendous valueRead more at ResearchMaster News
From Gutenberg to the Internet, technology is a driver of education and research
The evolution of technology operates in synergy with higher education and research: the more equal our technology to the challenges of cheap and fast communication, the farther our reach and the more we get to learn from each other.Read more at ResearchMaster News
Research supervision is a vital underpinning of research institutionsRead more at ResearchMaster News
Scrapping ERA would be inimical to universities’ interests—here’s why.Read more at ResearchMaster News
Covid-19 reshaped the way we use our cities
The lengthy Covid-19 lockdowns of 2020 and 2021 reduced activity in the CBD here in Melbourne. Those of us who live here will clearly recall the alien streetscapes and a bizarre silence, punctuated only by pedestrian crossings ticking mechanically away to the benefit of exactly no pedestrians.Read more at Cities News
What is the real cost of your research?Read more at ResearchMaster News
We need to look at research regulation in AustraliaRead more at ResearchMaster News
What’s augmented intelligence?
Augmented intelligence is an AI perspective that centres humans and focuses on the enhancing and assistive role that technology can play. In short, rather than replacing humans in workplace environments, augmented intelligence is AI that makes us better at what we do.Read more at Data Services News
Automation for small businessesRead more at Data Services News
Salesforce.org’s Unite Partner Summit Wrap UpRead more at Data Services News
Customer profiling: what is it and how do you do it?
Customer profiling, also called consumer profiling (or donor profiling in the non-profit space), is the process of collecting and analysing data to create personas.Read more at Data Services News
5 Surprising Australian Technology InnovationsRead more at ResearchMaster News
Disruption to the culture of academia might be a good thingRead more at ResearchMaster News
Covid-19 made science communication more important than ever—but we’re still having the same problems we had 20 years ago
The covid-19 pandemic has exposed vulnerabilities in health research translation, but it is far from the first time we’ve had problems with medical research and misinformation.Read more at ResearchMaster News
Research is vital to our economic and social growth. But how has the pandemic affected our PhD students?Read more at ResearchMaster News
Data breaches and leaksRead more at Data Services News
Targeting a new demographic is fraught with potential pitfalls—but it’s easier with data in the driver’s seat
A recent news article over at the ABC caught our eye. It details how Volunteering WA employed a marketing agency to “kickstart the sector’s makeover” and successfully attract new blood from a younger generationRead more at Data Services News
QR Codes and Phishing: as technology gains popularity, scammers are never far behind.Read more at Cities News
How to achieve a single customer viewRead more at Data Services News
Salesforce.org Data Migration Best Practices
DCA recently partnered with Salesforce.org to bring you the Salesforce.org Data Migration Best Practices Webinar. In it, Hanzel Nillo, Head of Customer Engagement and Partnerships for Data Services, got together with the Salesforce Customer Success Team to talk through every step of a data migration project.Read more at Data Services News
Customer Service After CovidRead more at Data Services News
DCA awarded ISO 27001 certificationRead more at DCA News
5 life-saving Australian inventions you didn’t know about
Australia celebrates a robust history of medical research and development. Here are five lesser-known inventions that have contributed to the global good.Read more at ResearchMaster News
Keep your City moving with the latest development from the DCA Cities Division. PinForce Handheld Licence Plate Recognition, or LPR, further enhances field officer efficiencies. Our latest technology enables officers to scan for vehicle registration numbers and automatically check the following (without further officer intervention) using their mobile device :
- Parking meter payments
- Pay by Phone (PayStay) payments
- Previous infringements and warnings.
Find Smarter Data Faster
DCA specialises in quality data targeting Australia and New Zealand. We understand the importance of data quality, which is why we invest in our own in-house team of researchers.