This paper explores the technical and legal issues involved in using Cloud technologies from the perspective of an Australian business interested in both customer and government attitudes, and discusses how moves to implement jurisdiction location and control preferences have been characterised as Data Sovereignty and Digital Protectionism by differing interests.
Fletcher Outlines Mobile Directions In Shanghai; Cloud Computing On The Rise, Says Abs; Cryptology Research Potentially A Criminal Activity; Alcatel-Lucent And Bluechip ?to Accelerate Move To Fibre Ultra-Broadband?; Inmarsat And European Space Agency In Major Mobile Satellite Comms Research Deal; Ericsson Celebrates Nbn Fixed Wireless Partnership Too.
17th July 2015
Split Telstra, says Optus; OPINION Everybody?s wrong except me, says Turnbull; Government mandates cloud computing; Advent One deploys Brocade; Fibre to the what?; A short introduction to deep-fibre FTTdp.
9th October 2014
Vocus to buy FX Networks, trading suspended; NTT announces SDN / NFV service; Inabox to acquire Neural Networks; Amaysim promotes Ogrin to managing director; Unified Comms a ?global growth engine?; OPINION Windows Phone on the rise.
1st July 2014
NBN in $150 million FTTN pilot with Telstra with Alcatel-Lucent vectoring cabinets; It?s OK to store data offshore, says Government; Telecom NZ reveals Internet TV details; Telecom New Zealand?s retreat is complete; AARNet deal brings cloud to higher education ; Global mobile termination rates down; ACCC varies fixed line FADs; Australian business embracing social media; Telstra in major monitored security deal; Patrick Fair to head CA security panel; NBN cabling site for consumers; Can you...
27th June 2014
It?s OK to store data offshore, says Government; Aussie cloud startup Maestrano launches ?world first? integration technology; The world wants phablets; as Apple?s larger iPhone on the way; OPINION Confessions of a phablet phreak; SubPartners gets protection permit for APX-East; Telecom NZ reveals Internet TV details; and more fibre; The Internet in Australia is 25 years old.
26th June 2014
This paper describes the rationale behind AARNet?s involvement in providing a range of value-added services over its Research and Education high-speed network. Special emphasis is given to services offered 'in the Cloud', and in particular concentrating on its latest service offering, Cloudstor+, which provides Cloud storage to researchers across Australia.
Excess data charges up; ACCC - SMS prices; Canberra cyber security centre; Cloud and IaaS; More on Australia Post restructure; 16G fibre channel in SANs; Vodafone DoCoMo M2M agreement; Optus enhances MobileSat with Inmarsat
18th June 2014
COVER STORY THE GREAT MOBILE DATA WARS BEGIN ? Optus revamps mobile plans? ? as Telstra also introduces data sharing? ? so Credit Suisse downgrades Telstra? SingTel presentations reveal Optus plans ACCC agrees NBN speeds may be misleading NBN Co publishes new interactive rollout map Conroy?s media reforms ?dead? ? Clare Morrow off the hook on PG&E questions
6th June 2014
Optus revamps mobile plansCustomer numbers have stalled, so Optus has released a major overhaul of its mobile plans in an attempt to differentiate itself.Telstra also introduces data sharingIn a quick response to Optus, Telstra will today launch new mobile data sharing plans- but at this stage they are limited to businesses users.
3rd June 2014