Telco/ISP

Inside the $53m Takanini, Auckland facility.
Sydney and Melbourne rack up co-lo capacity.
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
Turnbull introduces data retention legislation 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Still no definition of metadata to be stored.
 
Brandis lobbied to ditch 'rushed' data retention scheme 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Greens, indie MPs & telco industry hold protest event.
 
iiNet wins Victorian free wi-fi deal 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Claims $6.7m network will be Australia’s biggest.
 
AFP backs proposed guidelines for website blocking 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
ASIC error could have been avoided, police say.
 
Telstra CIO resigns 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Telco begins global hunt for new tech chief.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
Megaport spins off fibre business 
By Brett Winterford | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Slattery eyes global expansion for Megaport, listing for fibre business.
 
ASIC pushes for telco data interception powers 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
NBN will make traditional sources 'of very little use'.
 
Would you trust Telstra with your healthcare? 
By David Glance | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Why the telco faces an uphill battle making telehealth work.
 
NBN Co expects Telstra deal to be signed by Christmas 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rubber stamp likely in early 2015.
 
Telstra restructures internally to target Asia 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Crucial' for carrier to scale.
 
TIO reports for the first time on NBN complaints 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Connection delays top list, while excess mobile data charges dominate overall.
 
iiNet facing new copyright battle with Hollywood 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Fighting to protect customer details.
 
Telstra launches new health division 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
ACCC to exclude NBN payments from Telstra wholesale pricing 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Decision likely to anger rivals.
 
Telstra accused of misleading customers on mobile phone rights 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACCC finds 400 possible breaches of consumer law.
 
Unsecure police radios at centre of Victorian election battle 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will $10 million be enough to do the job?
 
Photos: Inside Telstra's $112m new HQ 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Take a tour of the telco's 'discovery store'.
 
Telstra unveils $112m Sydney HQ revamp 
By Allie Coyne, Andrew Colley | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Redesign aimed at better customer service.
 
Former AAPT boss joins Nextgen 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
To lead network expansion.
 
NBN Co names first 140 FTTN sites 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
National trial extended.
 
Google releases Android 5.0 'Lollipop' 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Automatic encryption, performance boost.
 
Telstra to buy managed network specialist Bridge Point 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest acquisition bolsters NAS unit.
 
Govt offers up draft FTTB wholesale conditions 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rules to counter TPG threat to NBN.
 
WiGig coming to Samsung devices 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Samsung preps 4.6Gbps millimetre-wave WiFi devices.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
Telstra pushes for seven percent wholesale price hike 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Optus wants NBN payments to be considered.
 
AT&T to pay $119m to settle 'cramming' allegations 
Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
US regulators discover practice of unauthorised charges.
 
Optus chair sees BT's Openreach as model for Telstra split 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls for new ACCC powers to address threat to competition.
 
Hands off the ACCC 
By Allan Asher | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Why setting up a specialist regulator is "inviting disaster".
 
Optus expands 4G using newly acquired spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Network grows into 700MHz, 2600MHz bands.
 
Govt reveals 6000 mobile black spots 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victoria wants almost half of program funding.
 
Ergas labels Melton NBN FTTP results 'anecdotal'   
By Andrew Colley | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not a basis for questioning cost-benefit analysis findings.
 
Optus to outsource, offshore 75 jobs 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ongoing transformation efforts affect digital division.
 
Vertigan NBN report revives telco industry divisions 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Panel findings an expensive distraction
 
CommBank discovers security issues with NBN-connected ATMs 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
New CIO responds to migration inquiry.
 
NSW Govt issues telco procurement demands 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Agency purchases must comply with new standards.
 
Alcatel sells enterprise division for $290m 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Chinese firm takes majority stake.
 
Telstra warns of phishers targeting 700MHz spectrum trial 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Free iPhone 6 promised to first 100 to update details.
 
NBN Co should be split up: Vertigan panel 
 
NBN Co to launch FTTN product at end of 2015 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Thousand-node trial to be extended into service pilot.
 
iiNet, Dodo breach consumer billing rules  
By Tony Yoo | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACMA sends formal warning to telcos.
 
Parliament passes law to let ASIO tap entire internet 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greens effort to limit devices fails.
 
Zen Telecom fined for faking Telstra partnership 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACCC imposes $225,000 penalty.
 
Telstra names first sites in $100m wi-fi network 
By Allie Coyne, Andrew Colley | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Payphones become trial hotspots.
 
ACMA to offer self-service portal for spectrum licensing 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Builds an API for mobile app developers.
 
Reagan signed off on NSA surveillance 
Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Is Congress going after the wrong laws?
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