9X5 Consulting at the CEBA Conference

9X5 Consulting is excited to announce that we will be at the CEBA Conference 2022!

Catholic Education Business Administrators (CEBA) is the professional association for business and finance staff working within the Catholic education sector in Australia.

The CEBA Conference is held every two years and aims to provide exceptional professional development via top quality speakers and informative workshops.

The 2022 CEBA Conference will be held at Centrepiece, Melbourne Park from Wednesday 5 October until Friday 7 October 2022. Due to Covid-19, the 2022 conference will be the first conference held since the 2018 conference in Adelaide.

Come and speak to us in person at the 9X5 Consulting stand, for help with all your school’s IT and analytics needs. See you there!

9X5 Consulting join NSW ICT Services Scheme panel

9X5 Consulting is proud to be a supplier for the NSW Government under the NSW Government ICT Services Scheme, which is a mandatory whole-of-government arrangement by which suppliers deliver ICT services to NSW Government. This arrangement ensures NSW government agencies can find and procure the goods and services that best meet their needs. The Scheme arose from extensive consultation about how government and industry can make the most of procurement opportunities.

9X5 Consulting presents Penola College with their competition prize

On Friday 11th March former Australian Olympic basketball player, Jason Smith, visited our third place Education360 competition winning school, Penola Catholic College to present them with their prize of a signed Olympic basketball singlet and a two hour visit, including a basketball clinic run for their talented students.

Be sure to visit our Facebook or Instagram page to see photos of the event!

A huge thank you to Jason for donating his time and skill. Congratulations to Penola Catholic College!

9X5 Consulting presents Education360 at EduTech

9X5 Consulting are excited to be presenting Education360 at this year’s EduTech Exhibition, on August 10th and 11th 2022 at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre. Come and visit us to discuss all your school’s technology needs, see exciting new products in-person and to get live and individual demos of the Education360 platform. We will have staff available to answer all your questions and to guide you through solutions for your school’s needs. We can’t wait to see you there!

To find out more about the 2022 EduTech Exhibition visit:


9X5 Consulting joins the Victorian Technical Support to Schools Program

9X5 Consulting is proud to have joined the Department of Education established and managed supplier panel for Technical Support to Schools Program (TSSP) in Victoria, assisting schools with their Information Technology support and infrastructure requirements.

With a large array of capabilities across K-12 Education, from end user devices through to core infrastructure, 9X5 Consulting can provide onsite Information and Communications Technology (ICT) support to all Victorian Government Schools, through the eduSTAR program, delivered by our skilled engineers. 

We are excited to be a part of this program.

Education360 win at the ARN Innovation Awards in 2021!

The team at 9X5 Consulting with our flagship product Education360 has been awarded the National ARN 2021 Start-Up Innovation Award. For the team to be recognised by Industry experts for it’s ground-breaking data and analytics platform that turns analytics into actionable insights is a wonderful achievement for the Melbourne based company. 

The ARN Awards is an exclusive evening for the Australian IT channel, and is recognised as the industry standard for celebrating and rewarding excellence in ICT of an outstanding line-up of partners, vendors, distributors and individuals. This year, ARN received more than 480 award submissions and more than 160 partners and start-ups that made the final shortlist, making it the most competitive and comprehensive selection of leading innovators across Australia.

9X5 Consulting’s founder and CEO Matthew Willie said “Our goal is to change the way educational institutions use data to enable educators to make data driven decisions that will change the lives of students”.

The winners were selected by an executive panel of industry judges – acknowledging creativity, innovation and excellence.

ARN Innovation Awards Finalist

Education360 are proud to announce they are a finalist at ARN Innovation Awards.

ARN congratulates Education360 on becoming a finalist in the Start-Up Innovation category.” said Cherry Yumul, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Innovation at IDG.

Representing the entire Australian ecosystem, 315 finalists (including 85+ individuals) make the shortlist from a pool of over 195 organisations and more than 470 nominations, spanning partner, start-up, telco, vendor and distributor businesses.

In 2021, Innovation Awards will honour the channel across eight categories, spanning Partner Innovation, Tech Innovation, Australia-wide Innovation, Start-up Innovation, Personal Innovation, Vendor Innovation, Distributor Innovation and Hall of Fame.

In streamlining the program, the aim is to increase focus on the pace-setters of the local market, those revving up the innovation engine and powering ahead in the delivery of transformative solutions and services.

Reflective of a diverse technology network, finalists range from large-scale multinational consultancy firms to emerging start-ups, alongside leading system integrators, managed service providers and solution consultants, plus cloud specialists, independent software vendors, boutique agencies and application developers. This is in addition to channel-centric vendors, telecommunications providers and supply chain experts.

Within this standout group, finalists are located across the entire country and represent all states and territories.

Rookie of the Year: 9X5 Consulting Wins at Domopalooza 2021

We’re excited to announce that we’ve been awarded Domo’s Global Rookie Partner of the Year Award at the Domopalooza 2021. 9X5 Consulting are changing the way that companies and educational institutions think and act on their data through insightful analytics as they become highly effective data driven organisations. In our partnership with Domo we are the first to bring institution wide analytics through Education360 to the global education market, enabling schools and their governing bodies to move into the future with confidence.

“We are excited to be recognised for the innovative design, architecture and methodology of Education360 for our clients all over the world. What was once out of reach for most institutions is now possible through our partnership with Domo.”

Lyndon Apthorpe
9X5 Consulting’s Chief Information Officer

Domo Rookie Partner Of the Year

This award recognises our exhibited strong delivery, deep knowledge and technical expertise, and dedicated support for the Domo partnership. The award criteria includes:

  • Significant number of consultants dedicated to the partnership
  • Senior executive support and collaboration
  • Strong services delivery results
  • Significant investment in Domo certifications
  • Specialisation and industry expertise
  • Proactive sales capacity and capability
  • Partnership promotion

Redite Cyber & Data Security Authorised Partner

9X5 Consulting is proud to announce that Redite will be our I.T. Security partner.

‘We are very excited to bring industry leading technology and threat prevention solutions to our existing clients and new clients that we will work with’

 9X5 CEO – Matthew Willie

As industry leaders in data protection Redite and 9X5 can develop customisable Cyber Security protection plans for businesses of all sizes as threats are not only experienced by large corporations.

9X5 & Redite are committed to a strong security solution no matter the exisiting technology your organisation may have and there to up-skill your workforce aiming to cover all bases.

Contact us today and see how Redite can help protect your organisation’s people and data.