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  • ​NextDC invests $160M in new data centres in Queensland and Victoria

    NextDC said today it had signed a contract to acquire a site in Tullamarine in Victoria for its M2 data centre. This follows an announcement yesterday that it had selected a site on the fringes of Brisbane’s CBD for its B2 data centre.

    Written by George Nott19 May 16 11:57
  • In pictures: Chancellor Angela Merkel visits NICTA Sydney

    German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, stopped by the NICTA digital productivity lab in Sydney following the G20 Summit in Brisbane last weekend. Merkel saw a range of projects including a scientific tricorder, Internet-enabled mood light and hack-proof software.

    Written by CIO Australia staff17 Nov. 14 13:11
  • NextDC flicks switch on Brisbane data centre

    NextDC (ASX:NXT) has received building certification for its Brisbane data centre, and expects customers to start using the facility within weeks

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling10 Oct. 11 18:18
  • Brisbane scraps sewer fibre stinker

    Brisbane City Council has scrapped the company slated to roll out fibre to home through the city’s sewer pipes, according to reports published this week.

    Written by Computerworld Staff22 Feb. 11 21:19
  • Optus network disrupted by flooding

    The Optus network in Queensland has been disrupted due to power outages as the flooding continues.

    Written by Computerworld Staff12 Jan. 11 15:36
  • Brisbane to forge ahead with sewer-based fibre plan

    Brisbane is to receive a new open access fibre to the home network, pitched as complementing the National Broadband Network (NBN), aimed at delivering 100 megabits per second (Mbps) broadband to every home and business within four years.

    Written by Computerworld Staff14 Oct. 10 17:01