The Australian Electoral Commission has squandered no time forging in advance with its after-in-a-generation core IT programs overhaul immediately after previous week’s federal spending budget windfall.
Just days immediately after $96.7 million in first funding for the lengthy-awaited overhaul was verified, the agency has exposed programs to tender for the to start with stage of work just before the calendar year is out.
In a pre-launch observe to business on Monday, the AEC stated the foundational infrastructure for the modernisation application, dubbed the Indigo Method, would be sought in Q4 of 2020.
Techniques integration, business integration, business support management, business approach management and offer chain management are the superior-stage abilities that are expected to drop below the tender.
The modernisation is considered “necessary to underpin the ongoing integrity of federal electoral occasions, particularly in relation to the significantly complicated cyber security environment”.
The AEC has been planning the overhaul of