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Telecom service providers eye IoT for revenue growth

26 April 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

Telecommunications service providers are pursuing multiple paths to gain revenue in the Internet of Things market, but a newly published…

Megaport now supporting Google Cloud network

26 April 2018 in Cloud

Interconnection services provider Megaport is now providing support for Google Cloud’s Partner Interconnect, a service from Google Cloud designed to…

Attack hijacks traffic from Amazon cloud, used to steal cryptocurrency

25 April 2018 in Security

Internet traffic bound for Amazon's Route 53 cloud service was hijacked for two hours on Tuesday, using known weaknesses in…

Tableau simplifies data preparation, adds subscription tiers

24 April 2018 in Business Intelligence

Analytics software provider Tableau has introduced a new data preparation tool called Tableau Prep, and announced new subscription tiers which…

CA wants more changes to telecoms complaint handling rules

24 April 2018 in Business Telecommunications

Telecommunications industry lobby group Communications Alliance is not satisfied with the proposed changes to new regulatory rules on the handling…

Beware the energy, telecommunications scams: ACCC

24 April 2018 in Security

The ACCC has warned of scammers impersonating energy and telecommunications providers and demanding payments in the wake of thousands of…

Vocus drops plans to sell New Zealand business

24 April 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

The Vocus Group says it has dropped plans to sell its assets in New Zealand and has ended talks with…

auDA members urged to oppose postponement of SGM

24 April 2018 in Strategy

A senior member of the au Domain Administration, the organisation that administers the Australian domain namespace, has called on his…

Report claims Kaspersky Lab could face ban on operating in US

24 April 2018 in Government Tech Policy

The US Government is claimed to be mulling more sanctions against Russian security provider Kaspersky Lab as part of a…

Data-hungry Aussies to drive 5G mobile connections towards 10 million in 4 years

24 April 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

Australia’s mobile services market will undergo significant change, with the advent of 5G driving price competition, according to a new…

Motorola Solutions seals $261m Vic emergency services deal

24 April 2018 in Deals

Motorola Solutions has sealed one of its biggest deals globally with the signing of a $261 million contract to expand…

Hawaiki's cable completes final landing in American Samoa, ready for June 2018 start

23 April 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

Hawaiki Transpacific Cable has reached its final landing in American Samoa, and with the cable "on schedule to be ready-for-service…

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Automation on the increase as networks transform: report

26 April 2018 in Market

Automation is on the increase worldwide, with many organisations transforming their networks with intelligent automation, programmable optics and advanced analytics…

VIDEO: Alexa arrives at last on Sonos One in Australia

26 April 2018 in Home Tech

Ultimate Ears isn't the only speaker maker to recently add Alexa, with Sonos One's long awaited Alexa addition in Australia…

Avaya, Afiniti team up on contact centre AI-driven behavioural pairing

26 April 2018 in Strategy

Global contact centre solutions vendor Avaya has entered into a strategic partnership with Afiniti, a provider of AI-based behavioural pairing…

Court to hear auDA bid to postpone SGM on Thursday

25 April 2018 in Strategy

The Federal Court of Australia will hear an application from the au Domain Administration, the organisation that administers the Australian…

NetSuite claims companies using its platform experience fastest growth

25 April 2018 in Business Software

Cloud ERP vendor NetSuite kicked off its annual SuiteWorld conference today, claiming that on any metric you can find its…

VIDEOS: Massive French company Thales impresses with palace of decisive cyber security

24 April 2018 in Security

Thales, whose name rhymes with Alice, is one of the world's biggest companies, with operations in aerospace, space, transportation, defence,…

Sony goes big on home entertainment

24 April 2018 in Entertainment

A raft of home entertainment products announced by Sony at CES 2018 is starting to appear in Australian shops.

Fetch TV and Netflix expand partnership with upcoming new features

24 April 2018 in Entertainment

Fetch promises its subscribers will get "access to enhanced features in the coming months, including a faster way to access…

Sendle joins with eBay in delivery guarantee offer

24 April 2018 in Market

Delivery service Sendle has launched a new parcel delivery guarantee aimed at eBay’s community of eCommerce merchants.

Bluedot raises US$5.5m in Series A funding

24 April 2018 in Enterprise Solutions

Location service platform provider Bluedot Innovation has secured US$5.5 million in Series A funding, with tollway operator Transurban the major…

Canberra drivers invited to be part of 'world-leading automated vehicle trial'

24 April 2018 in Home Tech

Computer vision tech company Seeing Machines has launched "phase one" of the first automated vehicle trial in the world, CAN…

Europe probe into Apple acquisition of Shazam

24 April 2018 in Technology Regulation

The European Commission has opened an investigation into Apple's proposed acquisition of music recognition applications maker Shazam, saying it is…

Orangeworm group takes aim at healthcare sector

24 April 2018 in Security

An attack group named Orangeworm is using a backdoor known as Kwampirs to target Windows machines in the healthcare sector…

D-Link launches AC2600 Wi-Fi range extender

24 April 2018 in Home Tech

Networking equipment company D-Link has launched an AC2600 Wi-Fi Range Extender that is equipped with the company's Whole Home Wi-Fi…

Upgrade as radio telescope examines origins of universe

24 April 2018 in Science

The federal government has launched phase two of the Murchison Widefield Array "world-leading” low frequency radio telescope located in the…

Telstra woos cable users with boost in speeds

24 April 2018 in Business Telecommunications

Telstra has gone all out to secure the loyalty of its half a million cable customers on their standard cable…

Collaboration critical for OTT video providers, telecoms: report

24 April 2018 in Business Telecommunications

Intense market competition in the Asia Pacific region means that over-the-top video platform providers, content creators and telecom operators must…

VIDEO: Ericsson and Fraunhofer show 'ultra-low latency of 5G improves production of jet engine components'

23 April 2018 in Telecoms & NBN

The first 5G use case for making jet engine components is being tested, with industrial applications for 5G jointly "being…

 

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