First it was the old copper PSTN lines making way for the NBN. Next comes the enforced disconnection of ISDN lines which will begin in September 2019.
TPG will look to shake up the marketplace by offering six months' free service to the first customers who sign up to its new 4G mobile network.
The latest phone systems are delivering new technology that makes moving in and out of the office a seamless experience.
Best estimates predict 5G won't be readily available until 2020. In the meantime 4GX is up to 6x faster than standard 4G and can provide a competitive advantages for business.
A 'Consumer Data Rights' law, planned for 2018, will give Australian consumers access to their data being held by telecommunications and energy companies, and banks.
No more 'lock-in' plans, no allegiance to any carrier, and the ability to switch automatically to the network which provides the best coverage and price as you travel the world. This is the promise of the eSIM.
Have you seen the news? The telco's are going to be dead in three year's time! At least that's the prediction of some commentators reacting to the arrival of the eSIM. Are they right?
You may have noticed a sudden spike in NBN advertising just lately, as the company responds to market research which says most of us have no clue and little interest in the upgraded network.
Data downloads on mobile devices increased by 69% in a year forcing Australian telco providers to respond with higher data allowances, revealed the ACCC in its 2017 Telecommunications Report.
The ACCC has put telco's on notice to expect greater scrutiny in 2017 as it focuses on consumer guarantees and educating buyers to know what they are entitled to under law.