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  • Optus Business launches SD-WAN service

    ​Optus Business today stepped into the burgeoning local software-defined wide area network market, hot on the heels of rival Macquarie Telecom which launched its own service last month.

    Written by George Nott14 Sept. 17 12:04
  • Macquarie Telecom launches SD-WAN service to tap booming market

    ​Macquarie Telecom has launched a SD-WAN service – which it claims is the only in Australia to be able to leverage multiple carriers – as it seeks to tap into a booming market expected to grow to US$1 billion by the end of the year.

    Written by George Nott08 Aug. 17 05:30
  • nbn the provider of "last resort"

    Macquarie Telecom Group’s David Forman has revealed that nbn is the broadband access provider of “last resort” for the telco.

    Written by Leon Spencer23 June 17 11:22
  • Stern letter to cabinet ministers urging them to take cyber seriously

    ​The PM’s cyber security minister will pen a stern letter to cabinet ministers urging them and their departments to take cyber security more seriously in the wake of a ​damning report​ pointing them out as a ‘weak link’ in the nation’s cyber defence.

    Written by George Nott03 Nov. 16 09:31
  • Macquarie Telecom posts $0.8M loss

    Macquarie Telecom on Thursday reported a net loss of $0.8 million for its full year ending June 30, largely due to increased operating expenses as new data centre facilities go live.

    Written by Byron Connolly28 Aug. 14 09:48
  • UTS, UWS in data centre co-location deal

    The University of Technology (UTS) and the University of Western Sydney (UWS) expect to save millions of dollars and achieve economies of scale for their business units by using data centre co-location services provided by Macquarie Telecom.

    Written by CIO Staff16 Sept. 13 16:15
  • Coalition NBN plan provides certainty: Macquarie Telecom

    Macquarie Telecom has said the Coalition’s NBN announcement is “great news” for businesses because it brings certainty that there will be an NBN if there is a change of government.

    Written by Adam Bender16 April 13 14:46
  • Macquarie Telecom to host Intersect supercomputer

    Macquarie Telecom (ASX: MAQ) has signed a deal to host Intersect’s high performance computing (HPC) system called Orange in its Intellicentre 2 (IC2) data centre in Sydney.

    Written by Hamish Barwick09 April 13 13:34
  • Macquarie Telecom prepares for the NBN

    Macquarie Telecom has increased its core network bandwidth capacity by 10 following upgrades this year, driven by demand from the NBN and cloud.

    Written by Stephanie McDonald12 March 13 15:42