Telco/ISP

Telstra partner blamed as 230 unlisted numbers land in White Pages.
Experienced telco techies sought to mentor younger workers.
Latest transparency report shows increase in requests for user data.
Facebook finishes 42 metre internet delivery drone 
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Connecting the last 10 percent of the world's population.
 
iiNet shareholders vote yes to TPG takeover 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Majority support for under-scrutiny deal.
 
Vocus' next target: Telstra and Optus' customers 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Win one battle, onto the next.
 
Optus joins telco fury over govt wholesale access intervention 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
TPG wants cheaper copper now to compete with NBN.
 
Telco rivals slam govt intervention in Telstra price decision 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Call on Turnbull to drop submission to ACCC inquiry.
 
Turnbull's dept backs Telstra in ACCC price fight 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
10 percent wholesale price drop would hurt sector, NBN.
 
High-risk denial of service flaw found in Juniper network gear 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customers asked to patch against JunOS vulnerability.
 
Telstra, telcos fume over new security reforms 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Angry at yet more legislative burden, cost.
 
Vodafone still struggling as half-year losses grow 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Coupled with falling customer numbers.
 
Turnbull floats new migration policy for service class zero premises 
 
ISPs cry out for extension to data retention deadline 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Concerns obligations will put small providers at risk.
 
Telco fraud investigator arrested for fraud 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
Allegedly gave out free mobile phones, embezzled cash.
 
ATO rolls out Australian-first voice biometrics 
By William Maher | Jul 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
No more security questions on the phone.
 
NextDC offers on-demand virtual exchange 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
AXON Systems will be provider-neutral.
 
Megaport targets seven cities in $10m US expansion 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hopes to recover operating expenses within 12 months.
 
iiNet wins Tasmanian govt internet contract 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
First deal awarded under Tasmania’s NTIII program.
 
Telstra to hike line rental, call prices 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Network investments blamed for price increases.
 
DDoS attack downs iiNet services 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lengthy weekend outage.
 
ACMA slaps CSP for tricking customers into phone deals 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Clients told they would receive a discount from their existing carrier.
 
SpeedCast buys NewSat teleport sites for $12m 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Acquisition rescues 20 jobs from sinking satellite provider.
 
Telstra to boost mobile investment to $5bn 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will increase 4G coverage to 2.5 million km2.
 
M2 buys majority stake in Aggregato Global 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Makes "puzzling" $4.9m investment in calling card operator.
 
Perth asks ISPs to set up public transport wi-fi for free 
 
Major Vodafone network upgrade goes live 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
New Ericsson network switched on ahead of VoLTE rollout.
 
Nokia Networks testing drones for cell site optimisation 
 
Rural dwellers employ elaborate setups for internet 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Review submissions raise satellite concerns.
 
Hardware failure hits iiNet broadband, 3G data 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Mobile broadband data services affected throughout Australia.
 
Telstra takes Warrnambool fire lessons to more sites 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Completes all recommendations from 2013 review.
 
iiNet is 'over the hump' of Netflix slowdowns 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
More network improvements to be rolled out by the end of August.
 
'Rare' Telstra lattice tower beats heritage listing 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Future of 50m-high ‘Meccano set’ in the balance.
 
Telstra's health tech service goes live  
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
NBN to offer TV connections through fibre for greenfields 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Ditching aerials to come at a cost.
 
VentraIP buys hosting company IntaServe 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Looking for more acquisitions.
 
Optus set to be first with voice over wi-fi 
By Andrew Colley | Jun 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Telstra 'looking closely'.
 
NBN lumped with new data sharing rules despite opposition 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Govt seeks to limit Telstra advantage.
 
TIO chief Cohen calls it quits 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Leaves for Vic govt role.
 
Amcom CEO resigns 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Departure made official today.
 
Telstra faces a 10 percent wholesale price drop 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Decision to avoid "absurd" pricing for copper stragglers.
 
Brandis hits telcos with new security reforms 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Civil penalties for those who don't comply.
 
Telstra's Air wi-fi network goes private 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tuesday launch only for home broadband customers.
 
ACMA slaps Southern Phone over privacy breach 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jun 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Almost 4000 customers affected.
 
Disconnecting from the internet of stupid things 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Alistair Carwardine says it's all about dial tones at M2 Group, not lightbulbs with an IP address.
 
Vocus, Amcom prod TPG in new ad campaign 
 
Turnbull's NBN gets ACCC green light 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jun 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wholesale HFC offering on track for 2016 launch.
 
AGD attacked by ISPs over data retention confusion 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tight deadlines imposed despite ongoing uncertainty.
 
Optus misses out on mobile blackspot funding  
By Andrew Sadauskas, Paris Cowan | Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Telstra to build 429 of 499 base stations.
 
It's official: Amcom, Vocus overcome last hurdle to merger 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
TPG fails to block bid to create $1.2bn telco.
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