RSM Australia

Information technology

Information technology (IT) is an integral part of all commercial, industrial, government, social and personal activities. Australia’s IT market is worth nearly A$100 billion (Source: ABS, Cat. No. 8126.0, Information and Communication Technology Australia, 2006-07, October 2008).

It is the fifth largest in the Asia-Pacific region, and the 14th largest in the world (Source: WITSA, Digital Planet: The Global Information Economy, May 2008). Between 2001-2008 the rate of growth in Australia’s ICT market was expected to be 13.8 per cent – faster than that of Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan’ (Source: WITSA, Digital Planet: The Global Information Economy, May 2008).

Our experience within the IT industry range from large multinational corporations involved in the manufacturing of software and products to local service operators and software developers. We have worked with organisations who provide specific solutions to industry sectors like health or government as well as organisations who are responsible for the management of Big Data and networking solutions.

Our team of advisors are recognised for their extensive experience with the IT industry. Our clients have selected our solutions and services because our mission is clearly focused on improving the financial results of their organisations and the efficiency of the work processes.

Five steps a business should take in the digital age

1 July 2015
Ways of doing business are changing fast in the modern world, and failing to keep up could cost you dearly. There are five key steps a business should be taking in the digital age should they wish to retain their competitive edge and not be left behind.

Is your business ready for sale?

1 April 2015
There are many reasons you might sell your business, including to capitalise on your investment and start a new business or another venture. Whatever the reason, the decision to sell your business does not come easily, and as the business owner, you want to make sure that you get the most out of the sale.

How to minimise the risk of aquisitions

30 March 2015
Merger and acquisition activity is soaring in some sectors such as healthcare, while it is taking a backseat in other sectors such as mining services. In this climate, businesses must take a step back and evaluate the benefits and risks of making acquisitions in their sector.

OECD to hold public consultation on several transfer pricing related BEPS action points

5 March 2015
On March 19 and 20 the OECD will hold its public consultation on action points 8, 9 and 10 of the base erosion and profit splitting (BEPS) project. Topics on the agenda include:

Case study: Datatel Communications

1 January 2015
Datatel Communications, a leading electrical and data communications contractor in Western Australia, appointed RSM as its adviser just four months ago but already the business has restructured and is gearing up for growth.