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At the 2016 Charles Todd Oration event in Sydney on 19 October, Professor Peter Gerrand, Chair of the TelSoc Selection Panel, awarded the 2016 Medallist to Dr Simon Poole, saying “Simon Poole is a technologist and entrepreneur who has made outstanding contributions to the world’s optical fibre infrastructure. Read more

Vodafone grows customers to 5.5 million, but MTR rates cut spawns loss

Optus says launch of 4.5G network paves way for 5G mobile services

ISS shutdown looms for Australian bush
NBN Co has issued a warning for consumers in remote Australia to switch to the new Sky Muster satellite service or risk losing their Internet service as the ISS (interim satellite service) gets turned off next week.

Vodafone pushes Telstra into second place in Sydney
Telstra, Optus, Vodafone. That's the normal market share order for mobile service providers in most Australian capital cities. But Sydney is an exception: Vodafone is in the lead.

Big telcos favoured by new NBN CVC pricing
The largest players in the provision of the NBN broadband service look to be the main beneficiaries of the new wholesale pricing model announced by NBN Co on Friday.

Telstra half-yearly results show drops in profit, revenue
Telstra's half-yearly profits have dropped by 14.4% and its revenue has fallen by 3.6%, according to its results announcement on Thursday.

Morrow admits NBN can’t deliver affordable superfast broadband

Morrow admits NBN can’t deliver affordable superfast broadband

Contact centre market spend passes half billion dollars, more growth ahead
The Australian contact centre market, comprising software, services, call management and hardware, is now worth more than $500 million, according to a new global analyst report.


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