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The Great Southern Route avoids hotspots in challenging times

Posted on October 26, 2020

The Great Southern Route

In 2018, the launch of the Australia Singapore Cable (ASC) created a new and safer route for moving international data between South East Asia and North America, that avoids potential hot spots. Called the Great Southern Route (GSR), it starts with the ASC, which connects Singapore, Indonesia and…

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See you at Tech in Gov

Posted on October 13, 2020

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This year has been unlike any other. Bushfires and COVID-19 have emphasised how deeply we rely on technology and how critical it is for governments at every level to have secure, reliable technologies at the ready. As a leading fibre and network solutions provider that works with more than 200…

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Digital payments in Australia: No turning back

Posted on October 08, 2020

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Almost 90% of Australia’s 25m population uses the internet.1 According to the World Bank, all Australians over the age of 15 have a bank account, about 76% of the population makes online purchases and/or pays bills online, and about 60% of the population owns a credit card.2 These numbers…

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Vocus secures national contract with Australian Taxation Office

Posted on September 21, 2020

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Vocus, Australia’s specialist fibre and network solutions provider, has been awarded a three-year contract by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), to provide secure national data and internet services. The contract will see Vocus provide up to 230 services across 80 ATO sites, on its fully separated…

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New risks and emerging threats in cyber security

Posted on September 17, 2020

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We teamed up with Trans-Tasman Business Circle to host a virtual panel discussion on one of the most challenging topics of our times: Security - A Critical Analysis of New Risks and Emerging Threats. Moderated by Vocus Chief Executive, Enterprise & Government, Andrew Wildblood, the panel featured some…

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