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  • Top tier NBN orders on the rise

    NBN users are switching to faster internet plans with 70 per cent of new orders on the national broadband network now based on wholesale speed tiers of 50Mbps download or higher.

    Written by Byron Connolly18 June 18 10:07
  • Edtech inspired Mazenod College cures network woes

    The secondary college for boys in WA found that its existing network infrastructure could no longer cope with demand. With ambitions to capture and store lesson footage in high definition for later playback, college ICT director Hugo van Niekerk sought a solution.

    Written by George Nott31 May 16 10:23
  • NBN overhauls CVC pricing model

    NBN has announced a new discount model for its controversial connectivity virtual circuit (CVC) charge, heeding calls from ISPs that original pricing was unsustainable.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner05 April 16 14:29
  • eHealth NSW gets busy on technology rollouts

    eHealth NSW CIO, Michael Walsh, and newly appointed chief clinical information officer, John Lambert, have laid out some of the technology projects they are focusing on this year, as part of the state’s $400 million e-health strategy.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett29 Aug. 14 09:00
  • Parliament gets ready for BYOD, gears up for mobility

    The Department of Parliamentary Services (DPS) is developing a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policy and is equipping staff with mobile devices as part of its ICT reorganisation, the new CIO, Eija Seittenranta told CIO Australia.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett15 Jan. 13 09:14
  • Google taking up Telstra’s network: Thodey

    Search and Cloud services giant Google is responsible for nearly half of all Telstra’s traffic and mobile is data is doubling every year, according to Telstra chief executive David Thodey.

    Written by Rodney Gedda17 June 11 15:20
  • Telstra closes in on 100Gbps transmission

    Telstra has been flexing its next generation muscles in a trial which could speed up the telco's existing network infrastructure between capital cities.

    Written by Computerworld Staff03 Aug. 09 10:35