JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 63

Displaying items by tag: Primus

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has fined Primus Telecommunications and iSelect $8400 apiece for telemarketing services to consumers after they had withdrawn their consent. Dodo Services was formally warned for a similar offence.

Published in Technology Regulation

Telstra residential and small business customers were the most vociferous complainants about phone and Internet issues in the last financial year, generating 82.528 complaints, a year-on-year increase of 7.7%, according to figures from the TIO released on Wednesday.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

A Melbourne-based lawyer and business adviser says the new data breach notification law will not be the only one working to potentially internalise the costs of a breach.

Published in Security

NBN Co has announced NBN for Business, a service that will allow providers to offer up to 50 voice 'lines' to a location.

NBN Co has selected Primus to help it test new software designed to make it easier for any telecommunications or Internet service provider to offer traditional analogue telephone services over the FTTH component of the NBN.
Published in Strategy
Primus Telecom has won a three year contract from The Australian Red Cross to provide a data network linking up to 83 branch offices and potentially 180 other sites across Australia.
Published in Deals

Australia's largest non-infrastructure based provider of telecommunications services, M2 Telecommunications (ASX: M2) has embarked on a radical shift of its business model by paying AUD$192m for Primus Australia - very much an infrastructure-based telco.

Published in Deals
Telstra is once again at odds with the rest of the industry on how wholesale services should be regulated: it wants wholesale ADSL prices to be set in relation to retail prices: others are calling for cost based pricing.
Published in Technology Regulation
Wednesday, 11 April 2012 09:18

Westnet tops Canstar Blue's ADSL customer survey

iiNet subsidiary Westnet has come out top in Canstar Blue's customer satisfaction survey for broadband ADLS services, beating parent iiNet and iiNet subsidiary Internode.
Published in Home Tech
Tuesday, 27 March 2012 17:17

Jack's customers hungry for WiFi, says Primus

Primus Telecom says that Hungry Jack's customers have shown a strong appetite for the free Wi-Fi hot spots it has installed in Hungry Jacks restaurants as part of a wider telecommunications contract awarded in January this year.
Published in Mobility

Primus has become the first retail service provider to be certified by NBN Co for direct integration of its systems with those of NBN Co, enabling it to automate order management, assurance and billing operations for services provided on the NBN to its end user customers.

Published in Networking
Monday, 19 March 2012 16:09

ClubTelco joins the NBN retail offerings club

Eftel (ASX: EFT) has released details of the NBN based services to be offered under its consumer brand, ClubTelco.

Published in Home Tech

Primus' Australian business has turned in a solid performance on several fronts, despite reduced revenue in the fourth quarter of last year, and is a markedly changed organisation that has 'firmed its mark on the Australian marketplace in the last eight months,' according to the company's Aussie chief, Tom Mazerski.

Published in Market

Primus Telecom has won a contract from energy retailer Australian Power & Gas (ASX: APK) to provide an Australia-wide voice and data network.

Published in Deals

Australian shoe retailer Payless Shoes has contracted Primus Telecom to provide an integrated voice and data network, including a network based EFTPOS and hosted services for its 232 stores and Sydney head office under a three year deal valued at $1m.

Published in Networking
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 10:41

Primus gains telephone accreditation with NBN

Primus has gained accreditation to deliver fixed-line telephone services to customers on the NBN and is now fully accredited for both broadband and telephone services.

Published in Market

Communications Alliance and five of Australia's largest ISPs - Telstra BigPond, iiNet, Optus, iPrimus and Internode - have proposed an education-based notice scheme to combat online copyright infringement.

Published in Technology Regulation

Primus Australia has launched two new calling plans - 'Passport Easy' for its own fixed line customers and 'Lingo 50 Countries' a VoIP service for any fixed broadband user - that offer unlimited international calls to standard fixed numbers in 50 countries including China, India, Israel, UK and the USA.

Published in Home Tech
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 13:22

Primus added to government panel

Primus has been added to the federal government's data centre facilities panel and will offer services from its Melbourne facilities.

Published in Market
Thursday, 06 October 2011 10:06

Primus lights up Metro Fibre

Primus has completed the first stage of its project to add Optical Transport Network capability to its fibre rings.

Published in Networking
Page 1 of 2




Guest Opinion

Guest Reviews

Guest Research

Guest Research & Case Studies

Channel News