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Telecoms industry peak body Communications Alliance has announced the 2021 finalists in the communications industry’s premier awards for excellence - the ACOMMS - which recognise exemplary achievement across 12 categories of endeavour.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

Pratar. It's a Swedish word that means to speak, to talk, to communicate, and it's a very apt name for a communications company, headed by former OPR Agency COO and MD of Howorth, Graham White, who has launched his own agency specialising in communication services for technology brands and start-ups.

Published in People Moves

6G Communications needs graphene. 6G will initially launch at a few hundred GHz where several diode and transistor technologies are available in the laboratory but things get tough when second-generation 6G operates at around 1THz to get the ultimate response time, data capacity, data transfer and other promised advances.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released another research report in its ‘Communications and media in Australia’ series, with headline figures showing 8.2 million terabytes of data downloaded, 9.6 billion voice minutes and more.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

More than 80 projects funded under the Regional Connectivity Program will provide people in Regional Australia access to improved broadband services and data delivering fast, affordable and reliable connectivity.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

GUEST OPINION by Peter O’Connor, Vice President Asia Pacific, Snowflake: With an increasing proportion of daily activity shifting into the digital realm, Australian businesses are finding themselves awash with data.

Published in Guest Opinion

Australian customer-owned bank Heritage Bank has signed a five-year deal with specialist customer communications provider Chandler that it says will “revolutionise” how it sends letters, statements, product information and other communications items to members.

Published in Deals

Working from home – but how hard? Helping remote employees connect more effectively is a great way to improve productivity

GUEST OPINION by Brendan Maree, Vice President Asia Pacific, 8x8: So, how’s that remote working experiment working out for your business? It’s been a year now since the onset of the COVID crisis forced Australian businesses and organisations to shutter their offices and send employees home. In April and May of last year, almost a third of Australians workers were toiling in their home offices, according to Roy Morgan research.

Published in Guest Opinion

8x8 Open Channel Program Helps Partners Meet Strong Upmarket, Enterprise and Public Sector Demand for Cloud Solutions

COMPANY NEWS: 8x8 Inc( NYSE: EGHT), a leading integrated cloud communications platform provider, today announced that it is experiencing strong channel momentum and growth driven by the 8x8 integrated cloud contact centre and communications product. 8x8’s channel-first strategy, centered around the global 8x8 Open Channel Program, is helping channel partners meet increasing demand for cloud solutions that allow mid-market, enterprise and public sector organisations optimise employee and customer engagement.

Communications and data centre provider Macquarie Telecom has expended its debt facility to $190 million with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group and Royal Bank of Canada to provide an additional $50 million of debt capacity.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

The RACV has announced a $1 million investment in solar and battery installations for bushfire-prone areas of Victoria over the next two years, in a move it says will improve safety for isolated communities that could otherwise be cut off from power and communications during emergencies.

Published in Energy

COMPANY NEWS:  8 x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT), a leading integrated cloud communications platform, today announced new 8x8 Open Communications Platform enhancements, improving how organisations manage and use communications and collaboration. These new innovations are helping organisations accelerate digital workplace initiatives and optimise employee productivity and customer experiences from anywhere on any device.

Monday, 23 November 2020 12:03

The benefits of the ‘new normal’ workplace

GUEST OPINION by Christian Lucarelli, VP Sales Asia Pacific, Nintex:  If you’ve been wondering exactly when the working world will return to normal in the wake of COVID-19, the answer is now clear – it never will.

Published in Guest Opinion
Wednesday, 28 October 2020 11:44

ACMA backs telco consumer regulatory reform

Australia’s telecommunications regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), is backing reform of current regulatory safeguards in the telecommunications sector.

Published in Technology Regulation

Aussie Broadband, or ABB as it is now designated on the ASX, has a current share price of $1.90 at time of publication, 90c more than its $1 listing, and while it's down from a high of $2.22, ABB's prospects are definitely strong.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

Bad audio is bad business, says EPOS, a new entrant in the enterprise audio market. The company says its products bring the magic of pure sound and comfort.

Australia’s telecommunications regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released its research program for the 2020 to 2021 financial year, with its primary focus on consideration of how current and future developments in the communications and media landscape will impact public interest outcomes and its regulatory role.

Published in Technology Regulation
Friday, 11 September 2020 07:00

Zoho Workplace takes on G Suite and Microsoft 365

Zoho Workplace combines collaboration, productivity, and communications tools and integrates them into other business processes, the company claims.

Published in Business Software

Nokia and Singapore-based communications solutions operator StarHub are conducting South-East Asia’s “first live” 5G non-standalone (NSA) network trial across Singapore, running until 16 February 2021.

Published in Networking

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