Telstra refuses to disclose cost of data retention 
 
Tasmania to overhaul authentication in new network deal 
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Tendering to start ‘very soon’.
 
Social media is the weakest link in enterprise security 
By Alastair MacGibbon | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Are web giants doing enough to protect your reputation online?
 
Telstra tests solar fuel cell for backup power 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Renewable energy keeps networks running.
 
Optus, iiNet concerned at 'relaxed' NBN infosec rules 
 
Telstra to sell 100G service on subsea cables 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Telco looks for ways to boost capacity on existing circuits.
 
Day-long outage for Westpac online banking 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Maintenance issues force system offline.
 
Telstra power outage downs BigPond services 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Internet down for four hours.
 
Verizon enterprise cloud plans 48 hour outage 
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[Updated] Company leaves customers with no options.
 
Buggy code update triggers Bing, Yahoo outage 
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Siri and Cortana also affected.
 
ABC, Telstra drones to capture NYE fireworks from 1000ft 
 
PlayStation Network back online after four-day outage 
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Sony gradually restores sabotaged services.
 
Lizard Squad claims credit for PSN, Xbox outage 
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Services down over Christmas gaming peak.
 
Telstra to buy Pacnet for $857m 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gets 46,500km of undersea cable.
 
Telstra signs $390m NBN design contract 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Works to finalise separate construction, maintenance contract.
 
Human error caused Microsoft Azure outage 
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Post-mortem analysis identifies gaps in deployment processes.
 
Telstra eyes up Pacnet for acquisition 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Working to take over 46,000km of undersea cable.
 
Telstra hit with $102k penalty for 'misleading' iPhone 6 ad 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco 'surprised' to receive infringement notice.
 
Telstra hands over copper, HFC in new $11bn NBN deal 
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Value of 2011 deal remains intact.
 
NSW Board of Studies forced to fork out for system outage 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
HSC markers compensated for lost time.
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