DSTC was established in 1992 as a centre of
excellence in distributed systems technologies and quickly gained an
international reputation as one of the most effective and
influential IT research organisations in Australia.
proudly vendor-independent and our applied research
primarily focused on providing technology services to the
Government, Defence and Healthcare sectors.
our industry partners
clients with new technologies, consulting services, business
development opportunities and professional IT advice. Their
association with the centre allows them to grow faster, service
customers more efficiently and break into new local and
international markets through exclusive services and product
DSTC is supported by the Australian Government's
Cooperative Research Centres Program, and a dynamic consortium of
Government, Industry and University organisations.
research & development is undertaken by a large network of experienced
, university academics and industry secondees.
Today, DSTC remains a unique national asset and continues
its work to improve the competitiveness of local business and foster
the growth of new Australian-based IT companies.
our expertise and our core philosophy of applied, industry-specific
research ensures that our research program remains relevant and
responsive to Australian organisations looking to grow and improve
their business through the innovative application of new and