Telcos to pay heavy toll for misleading statements

Telstra, Optus, and TPG admitted that their statements were false or misleading Australia’s three largest internet service providers, Telstra Corporation Ltd (Telstra), Optus Internet Pty Limited (Optus), and TPG Internet Pty Ltd (TPG), have been ordered by the Federal Court to pay penalties totalling $US33.5 million after they each admitted…

Read More

Tasmania Police trial of encrypted radio network a success

Tasmania Police is committed to delivering the highest quality of service Tasmania Police were able to successfully test a new encrypted radio system earlier this month, after being granted an early access trial of the Tasmanian Government Radio Network at the recent T20 Cricket World Cup event in Hobart. The…

Read More

Telstra sees stark reality of cyber threats

Telco details transformation and digitalisation at AGM The world is going through a period of upheaval, with changes in the geopolitical landscape, supply chain disruptions, and economic pressures such as inflation coming on top of the growing impacts of climate change, stated Vicki Brady, CEO of Telstra at the telco recent annual…

Read More

The right technology to meet hybrid work demands

30 per cent of organisations are yet to utilise these technologies Telstra today published research identifying how Asia Pacific (APAC) business decision makers are rethinking their operations and work arrangements to benefit both employers and employees in the hybrid work era. In the report, Telstra Asia Pacific Transformation Vision: Optimising for Hybrid,…

Read More

Telstra in partnership with Ericsson

Partnership announced for a suite of upcoming 5G Standalone automated The industry-leading capabilities include interworking with fully automated 5G network slicing, delivering network-defined differentiated services to customers; Local Packet Gateway, providing enterprise customers with on-site local data breakout; and 5G enterprise routers with network slicing capabilities delivered by Cradlepoint, a…

Read More

Telstra and Microsoft sign five-year strategic agreement

The main goal of this is to support Australia’s digital growth Telstra and Microsoft have announced a major expansion of their strategic partnership to drive growth and value for customers and Australia as a nation. The five-year agreement is one of the largest partnerships Microsoft has established with a telecommunications provider globally.…

Read More

Telstra completes Digicel Pacific acquisition

Digicel Pacific will be overseen by a Telstra controlled board Telstra announced it had completed the acquisition of Digicel Pacific, following receipt of all necessary government and regulatory approvals. The acquisition of Digicel Pacific was announced in October 2021 in partnership with the Australian Government. Telstra contributed $US270 million of…

Read More

State Library of Victoria ditches Oracle

The Library has shifted the support and maintenance contract to Rimini Street. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has received an application for merger authorisation from Telstra Corporation Limited (Telstra) and TPG Telecom Limited (TPG). Telstra and TPG (the Applicants) have entered into three interrelated agreements in respect of a…

Read More

Telstra boosts connectivity between Australia and the world

The cable is built using up to 400G Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing technology. Telstra today announced that the first direct subsea cable to connect Australia with the US will be ready for service in July 2022. The Southern Cross NEXT cable (SX NEXT) will enhance connectivity between Australia and New…

Read More

Telstra International expands business offerings in the Philippines

Telstra has enhanced network infrastructure and service offerings. Telstra has expanded its business and service offerings in the Philippines with the launch of a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Pasig City, and the establishment of a new partnership with Converge, the leading pure fibre data network and internet service…

Read More