Digital business kits are designed to address industry-specific gaps in digital knowledge and support small to medium enterprises (SMEs) and Not For Profit organisations (NFPs) use innovative digital and broadband-enabled platforms to engage with clients, market products and services, and enhance business processes. Ten peak industry associations each received funding from the Department of Communications to develop the kits.
The kits include tutorials and case studies that show how connecting to high-speed broadband can improve interactions with customers and suppliers, support cloud computing and expand access to new markets. Each kit will be regularly updated to incorporate new ways of making use of high-speed broadband as these emerge across sectors.
Infoxchange and ACOSS are working together to produce 18 digital business kits for the community sector. Those to be released by mid-2014 are: