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Taylor Swift's Melbourne gigs trigger massive Telstra data surge
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wireless networks
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social media
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Taylor Swift's Eras Tour concert in Melbourne saw a record 35 TB of data used, equivalent to streaming the concert footage for almost two years, as fans flooded social media to share their experiences.
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Tangerine & More appoint Matt Conquest as joint CIO
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digital transformation
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Flourishing firms, Tangerine and More, deepen C-suite capacity with the appointment of digital transformation expert, Matt Conquest, as their new Chief Information Officer.
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Neo4j names Kristen Pimpini as VP for Asia Pacific region
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ai
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telstra
Neo4j appoints tech industry veteran Kristen Pimpini as VP for the rapidly expanding Asia Pacific region, who is predicted to enhance growth with his two-decade leadership experience.
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Telstra, Google & APTelecom boost Pacific digital connectivity
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partner programmes
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telecommunications
Telstra International, Google, and APTelecom are joining forces to boost Pacific connectivity with two new intra-Pacific cables, Bulikula and Halaihai, via the Central Pacific Connect initiative.
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Summer camp tackles Australia's tech skills shortage
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encryption
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hackers
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westpac
In a bid to bridge Australia's tech worker shortage, 160 students will participate in Grok Academy's summer computer science camp in Sydney and Melbourne.
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Telstra reaffirms plan to retire 3G network by 2024 for 4G/5G upgrade
Fri, 1st Dec 2023
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5g
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wireless networks
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texting
Telstra confirms plans to retire its 3G network by 2024 to bolster 4G/5G infrastructure, enhancing coverage and reliability.
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Telecom firms' 3G phase-out faces security challenges, says Thales report
Fri, 10th Nov 2023
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storage
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encryption
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cloud security
Security threats pose significant challenges to the 3G phase-out plans by leading telecom companies in Australia and New Zealand, says Thales.
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CBA expands anti-scam technologies nationwide in Australia
Mon, 30th Oct 2023
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email security
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cybersecurity
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fraud
Commonwealth Bank of Australia is taking a bold step in the fight against scams with innovative technologies in a partnership with Quantium Telstra.
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Neo4j boosts cloud database performance with new functionality
Thu, 26th Oct 2023
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big data
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bi
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network management
Neo4j unveils functionality to boost performance of cloud databases, enabling up to 100x faster analytical queries.
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Tricentis boosts mobile testing with Virtual Mobile Grid launch
Sat, 7th Oct 2023
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apple
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technology gifts
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samsung
Tricentis launches Virtual Mobile Grid, enhancing its mobile testing capabilities and ensuring superior app quality.
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Telstra and Ericsson perform Voice over New Radio call
Fri, 25th Aug 2023
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network infrastructure
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iot
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partner programmes
The VoNR call on frequency division duplex (FDD) was made in Box Hill, Victoria and signals the start of validation of this new 5G capability.
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Ensuring driver safety in the age of evolving networks
Tue, 11th Jul 2023
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4g technology
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telstra
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telecommunications
With a year remaining to upgrade essential driver safety technology, acting today will safeguard the future well-being of fleet vehicle drivers.
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Telstra 5G sites go live with Ericsson Cloud RAN technology
Fri, 7th Jul 2023
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cloud services
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partner programmes
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5g
The rollout of Ericsson’s Cloud RAN technology for Telstra’s commercial 5G network is the first deployment in Australia.
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More and Tangerine expand 5G mobile broadband offerings
Wed, 5th Jul 2023
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broadband
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5g
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wireless networks
More and Tangerine, two of Australia’s growing telcos, launch their newest 100GB and 200GB 5G mobile broadband plans.
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Telstra and OneWeb set to deliver new satellite solutions
Tue, 20th Jun 2023
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partner programmes
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endpoint protection
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edr
Telstra and OneWeb to deliver one of the world’s largest rollouts of OneWeb Low Earth Orbit (LEO) backhaul for a commercial mobile network.
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Telstra launches Industrial Automation capability
Tue, 30th May 2023
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telstra
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industry 4.0
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australian
Telstra launches a new end-to-end Industrial Automation capability to help transform some of Australia's biggest industries.
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Roary Stasko appointed new CEO of Telstra's International Business
Thu, 11th May 2023
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telstra
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san francisco
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leadership
Roary Stasko has been named the new CEO of Telstra's international business, replacing Oliver Camplin-Warner, effective July 1.
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Khoros appoints Travis Mason as VP & Country Manager for ANZ
Fri, 21st Apr 2023
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contact centre
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chatbots
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telstra
Khoros appoints Travis Mason as VP and Country Manager for Australia and NZ, signaling the company's commitment to regional expansion and digital-first CX.
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Connetico appoints Michelle Bendschneider as CEO
Tue, 21st Mar 2023
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cloud services
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digital transformation
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public cloud
Connetico announced Michelle Bendschneider as new CEO, aiming to extend their leadership in cloud services and business digital transformation.
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Australian Business Growth Fund appoints new chair Elana Rubin
Tue, 7th Mar 2023
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telecommunications
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insurance
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government
Elana Rubin has been appointed as the new chair of the Australian Business Growth Fund (ABGF), which aims to encourage economic growth in SMEs.
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Leading Edge Data Centres appoints Matt Holden as COO
Wed, 1st Mar 2023
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cloud services
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it infrastructure
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software
Matt Holden joins Leading Edge Data Centres (LEDC) as COO to drive growth in edge data centre ecosystem, expanding channel partners and customers.
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Medallia appoints Adam Maine as ANZ Country Manager
Thu, 23rd Feb 2023
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video
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cx
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martech
Medallia appoints new Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand to meet rising customer experience demand in the region using cloud-based technology.
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Thinxtra launches partner program, begins partner recruitment
Tue, 14th Feb 2023
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iot
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partner programmes
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telstra
The two-tier program is to enable partners to capitalise on Massive IoT growth in Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and Macau.
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The reality of Australia’s 3G shutdown needs to sink in before it comes back to bite our essential services
Wed, 1st Feb 2023
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network infrastructure
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iot
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telstra
Reliance on Australia's 3G network puts many industries at risk as Telstra plans to shut it down in June 2024. Transition to 4G is crucial.