Telecommunication

Crime Commission turns the screws on data retention

Law enforcement agency calls for stricter measures to compel telcos and internet service providers to play ball.

Plenty of asbestos left in Telstra's infrastructure

Independent taskforce set up by Labor at the peak of asbestos ­concerns has been dissolved but the Communications Workers Union says there's still "unfinished business."

iiNet adds new blood to board

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Perth-based ISP brings on board two industry heavyweights as it looks to build a future beyond pipes.

US telco giant sees revenues jump 3.6%

AT&T takes profit hit in first quarter despite lift in subscribers, sales.

NBN Co cops a serve from the Competitive Carrier’s Coalition

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Telco group labels NBN Co’s call for watered down level playing field rules disappointing and unnecessary.

AT&T takes the fibre fight to Google

US telco giant keen to lift the stakes in the ultra-fast broadband war against Google and other cable companies.

ACCC to continue regulating Telstra's fixed line services

Watchdog says regulation of wholesale services has promoted competition in the sector.

TPG fined $400,000 for denying emergency call access

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Federal Court finds telco barred outgoing 000 and 112 calls for almost 6,000 account holders with unpaid bills.

NBN Co posts operating loss of $1.18bn

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NBN Co senior management reinforces the need to get the network to end users as efficiently as possible.

NBN FTTN trial delivers raw 105/45 Mbps speeds

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NBN Co boss Bill Morrow says the results demonstrate the viability of using copper to deliver high-speed broadband across Australia.

Turning up the heat on TPG

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NBN Co has signalled its intention to do whatever it takes to keep the likes of TPG at bay, but the tough talk needs to be backed up by resolute action.

No cuts to FTTP portion of the NBN: NBN Co

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Company refutes reports that the FTTP footprint of the network has been scaled back.

NBN Co responds to TPG threat

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NBN Co brings forward its rollout of the NBN to apartments and office buildings, with some premises to be connected by the middle of next year.

Telstra chases Asian opportunity

Telco’s leading execs tour region as David Thodey says he wants to grow in Asia.

NBN Co cuts FTTP footprint: report

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Fibre-to-the-premises deployment reduced from 24 per cent to 20 per cent, with 400,000 premises to miss out.

TPG unveils official NBN plans

Telco offers unlimited data for services on NBN Co's network, as pressure mounts on the Coalition to respond to its fibre-to-the-basement ambitions.

Telstra's NBN payday could be worth $100 billion

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Telco reportedly stands to gain $98.2 billion from NBN Co over the next 55 years.

One.Tel payout may hit $50m

Final chapter in One.Tel saga likely to see settlement of as much as $50m.

NBN Co's outgoing CTO stands by his team

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Gary McLaren says leaving the organisation before seeing the completion of the Long Term Satellite program will be his greatest regret.

NBN Co looks to cut rural wireless and satellite footprint

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30,000 or so regional customers could potentially be shifted to the fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) network, saving NBN Co $300 million.

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