VoicePlus Blog

TPG plans aggressive launch into mobile market in q3-q4 2018

16 May 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

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. 

Telstra admits to "difficult trading period ahead"

16 May 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Telstra CEO, Andy Penn, has signalled  "a difficult trading period ahead” blaming the rollout of nbn for "triggering a step change in the competitive environment."

Telstra stops sale of all Telstra-branded ZTE devices

15 May 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Telstra has stopped selling its own-brand ZTE devices, after the Chinese manufacturer was forced to cease trading due to a United States Government-imposed ban.

Telstra Calling for Office 365 is "the future of voice"

13 April 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Telstra is calling it "the future of voice" as the telco joins with Microsoft to offer voice calling through Microsoft Office 365 applications including Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams.

Telstra and Optus both target  Commonwealth Games for 5G

08 March 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

The Commonwealth Games, held in the Gold Coast in April 2018, was the first battleground for Australian telco's, who are all racing to claim 5G ascendancy.

4GX provides competitive advantage for business

10 February 2018 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

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. 

Telstra Imposes Holiday Embargo Periods

11 December 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Telstra has announced Christmas and New Year embargo periods to protect its network against outages during the busiest period of the year. So what should you do if your phone fails during the holiday season? 

New law to make telcos, banks and energy companies give us our data

30 November 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

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.

Telstra moves to 'liberate' employees from desk phone limitations

22 November 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

Moving from the mobile to the deskphone and back again has been a disjointed experience for employees - until now. Telstra has claimed an Australian-first with the launch of 'Liberate',  a solution to unify mobile and fixed line technologies.

Telco's will lose the battle of the eSIM and consumers will love it

21 November 2017 by Michelle Lewis 0 Comments

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.