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  • UniSA secures $245M for smart satellite centre

    The University of South Australia has been granted $55 million to develop a cooperative research centre for smart satellite technologies and analytics (SmartSat CRC)​.

    Written by CIO Staff15 April 19 12:15
  • NBN says regional rollout “on home stretch”

    ​NBNCo has heralded its broadband network rollout in regional Australia as “on the home stretch” with access to nearly all homes and businesses out of major urban areas currently in design, construction or complete.

    Written by George Nott02 July 18 10:14
  • ​NBN wants to blast your face into space

    NBN will create a mosaic artwork featuring the faces of Australians and print it on the rocket carrying its second satellite into space in late 2016.

    Written by Byron Connolly09 May 16 10:24
  • ​Optus to cut staff in restructure

    Optus is restructuring its consumer and enterprise divisions, which the telco said on Monday would result in redundancies. Reports have suggested that up to 480 jobs could be cut as part of the restructure.

    Written by Byron Connolly04 April 16 16:58
  • ​NBN to trial satellite service this month

    NBN has engaged service providers Activ8me, SkyMesh, and Harbour ISP to conduct a customer field trial of its satellite high-speed broadband service with 200 users in Victoria.

    Written by Byron Connolly02 Feb. 16 15:09
  • ​NBN upgrades wireless services

    NBN, the company rolling out the national broadband network, has upgraded its fixed wireless service, offering 50/20Mbps to homes and business in regional and rural Australia.

    Written by CIO Staff07 Dec. 15 10:26
  • NBN Co to expand rollout by 550,000

    NBN Co will begin rolling out the National Broadband Network to an additional 550,000 homes and businesses from September 2016, the company said in its latest quarterly update.

    Written by Byron Connolly01 April 15 10:52