Networking News & Opinions

Canberra Data Centres goes national 
By Brett Winterford | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Takes up space with Digital Realty.
 
The big winners from Defence’s back-office IT refresh 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: The full list of subcontractors.
 
US telco linked with Rackspace sale 
Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
CenturyLink tapped as potential owner.
 
Free pies at the MCG to tempt fans over to iBeacon 
By Penny Wolf | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Giving customers a reason to try out new tech.
 
SITA switches data centre over to Telstra 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates facility over a weekend.
 
Former Minister plans data centre at scrapped Fairfax plant 
By Steven Kiernan | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tullamarine facility earmarked for server racks.
 
IBM launches SoftLayer cloud in Melbourne, Sydney 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Melbourne live next month, Sydney to follow.
 
Why the Weather Bureau’s new supercomputer is a 'gamechanger' 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT transformation starts to reap results.
 
Cisco restructuring to cost $751 million 
Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Up to $375 million to be recognised in the first quarter.
 
Coles adopts RANGEme network for small buyers 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
SMEs gain access to Coles buying team.
 
Cisco to cut 6000 jobs as sales decline 
Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Third round of layoffs in as many years.
 
Melbourne mall uses iBeacon to promote shopping offers 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shoppers delivered promotions to mobile device.
 
Q&A: Malcolm Turnbull on data retention 
By Andrew Colley | Aug 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Clarifying the clarifications.
 
Qld Govt launches cloud infrastructure panel 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
First three suppliers signed up by the ‘cloud-first’ state.
 
Yahoo nabs former Netflix exec as CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mike Kail given responsibility for infrastructure.
 
ICANN fights legal bid to seize top level country domains 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Syria, Iran and North Korea domains targeted.
 
HCF, Telstra launch health telemonitoring program 
By Penny Wolf | Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Healthways provide clinical services.
 
iiNet names new CEO, CTO 
Jul 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Confirms Malone's replacement.
 
Sydney Trains brings train data into the digital era 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aims to deliver travellers better information.
 
SBS celebrates World Cup streaming success 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Web traffic records fall, but uptime rate stays on track.
 
Telstra picks Adelaide for first wi-fi network hotspot 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Prepares pre-Christmas construction.
 
Australia to house new spy base for military comms 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Geraldton facility gets expanded.
 
Qantas checks in with cloud computing 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Impressed with results of public cloud bake-off.
 
Westpac swaps Blackberry for Android 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bank arms staff with tech arsenal.
 
Google tests domain registration service 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Debuts Google Domains.
 
Swinburne downs systems for major kit upgrade 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Replaces network, identity management; plots cloud.
 
China enlists online firms to cleanse web of terror content 
Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gets private sector to 'uphold responsibilities'.
 
Bendigo Bank's mobile payments app is Redy 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users pay via QR-code scanning app.
 
Unitrends acquires NICTA spin-off, Yuruware 
By William Maher | Jun 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Big win for cloud migration software start-up.
 
Telstra offers first funding lifeline to NICTA 
By Brett Winterford | May 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Collaboration to help close funding gap.
 
Megaport wins data centre spat with TPG 
By Allie Coyne | May 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
But TPG hints at potential court case.
 
Equinix promotes top sales gun to country manager 
 
Father of iview departs 
By Penny Wolf | May 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
ABC restructures two roles to one.
 
Feros Care wins new funding for telehealth rollout 
By Penny Wolf | May 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Successful NBN pilot leads to ongoing deployment.
 
SP AusNet Vic smart meter rollout delayed indefinitely 
By Allie Coyne | May 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
AMI systems struggling under load.
 
Microsoft targets enterprise with Azure updates 
By Brett Winterford | May 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attempts to build a bridge between Windows and Azure.
 
Nextgen to build $100m subsea cable for gas customers 
By Penny Wolf | May 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Additional clients join in coming months.
 
Ambulance Victoria exploits data to improve service 
By Penny Wolf | May 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeks to reduce strain on 000.
 
Tasmanian emergency comms in dire state 
By Allie Coyne | May 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stalemate over whole-of-gov network.
 
Victoria to invest $9.5m into single government network 
 
Defence picks Lockheed Martin for mammoth compute deal 
By Paris Cowan | May 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
IBM misses out on key contract.
 
ING Direct transforms backend in major overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bank-in-a-box moves into primary data centre.
 
INPEX to deploy subsea transponder networks 
Apr 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Track remotely operated submersible.
 
Google to buy drone maker Titan Aerospace 
 
Dropbox to open Sydney office 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
No plans for local data centre.
 
Energy rating stickers proposed for servers, storage 
By Brett Winterford | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Report recommends NABERS for data centres be mandated.
 
Ninefold outage affects Aussie apps 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sydney facility stutters.
 
US, ICANN face opposition over transfer of internet address control 
Apr 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Republicans want protections from foreign govt intrusion.
 
NBN should be all fibre: NICTA boss 
By Munir Kotadia | Apr 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Red tape also holding back progress.
 
Melbourne takes second stab at GPS bus tracking 
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