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Boost for regional 4G services.
 
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Empired to support 170 apps.
 
Rio Tinto fears spectrum lockout by 4G telcos 
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Wants 'use it or lose it' policy.
 
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By Ry Crozier | Apr 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Melbourne software maker wins big.
 
Rio Tinto to move IT systems to public cloud 
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Systems will eventually enable driverless capability.
 
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By Allie Coyne | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
WA govt moves to create even playing field.
 
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'We're decades ahead of Google'.
 
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IT critical to growth strategy.
 
CSIRO chief joins Rio Tinto board 
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Tech experience makes her 'great fit' for miner.
 
Rio Tinto's big data play delivers promised ore 
Returns trickle in from long-term technology investment.
 
Nextgen to build $100m subsea cable for gas customers 
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Additional clients join in coming months.
 
INPEX to deploy subsea transponder networks 
Apr 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Track remotely operated submersible.
 
Rio Tinto grows driverless truck fleet 
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Sets new record in tonnes moved.
 
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Materials management on massive scale.
 
BHP uses IT systems to benchmark mine costs 
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Flags further improvement.
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