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Telstra to cut 8000+ jobs

20 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Breaking News: Telstra is set to cut at least 8000 staff and carve out its infrastructure assets into a new standalone business unit under sweeping changes announced today, reports ITNews.

FIFA World Cup to be simulcast on SBS for 48hrs as Optus streaming fails

19 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Optus has agreed that all FIFA World Cup matches will  be simulcast on its free-to-air partner, SBS, for the next 48 hours while it tries to fix its live streaming service, which crashed spectacularly under demand over the weekend.

Telstra invites community to co-fund satellite small cells

18 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Telstra will offer co-funding of 500 4GX-lite mobile small cells over the next three years to extend coverage to remote and regional communities and tourist attractions.

A mobile phone is the only phone that most employees need says Gartner

16 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

A mobile phone for calling and messaging, in tandem with a meeting solution, can meet most employee requirements; potentially saving up to 50% per user per month, says Gartner.

Energy costs are an impending problem for CIOs

16 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Computing now consumes 8% of the world's electricity and unless a new sustainable technology can be found "the information revolution will stall due to power hunger."

WWDC 2018: Should we be excited about iOS12?

15 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Did I miss all the hype about the iOS12 beta when it was unveiled at WWDC 18... or was there none? What is there to be excited about in Apple's latest version of its mobile operating system?

Does Huawei have a future in Australia?

15 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

The Government continues to cite "national security concerns" as it blocks Chinese telco, Huawei, each time it attempts to expand its operations in Australia. 

Why FY19 should be the year to start mobile cost optimisation

14 June 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Enterprise mobility will continue to grow and become more complex to manage during FY19, impacting on expenditure and resource allocation.

Australian enterprises focused on  managed endpoints, not just phones

30 May 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

As the corporate mobility market matures, Australian enterprises are looking to expand from managed smartphones to managed endpoints.

Telstra updates its range of mobile plans for business customers

30 May 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Telstra will cease the sale of a range of business mobile plans from 1 June, opting to enhance its existing Corporate Mobile Plus and Business Mobile Plans.