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A Great Health Check in SA

Posted on December 16, 2015

Guy With Laptop Floor

We're pleased to welcome the South Australian Department of Health as a new customer following our successful selection as their new data and networks supplier.The initial three-year contract, with two, three year options, is valued at $12.9m and will see us deliver data and network services to all…

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Vocus lights up Adelaide!

Posted on December 04, 2015

Even though true integration requires more than just changing the name on the door, we're excited to share part of our South Australian rebrand! Watch the Amcom sign come down and the Vocus one go up as we work together to deliver great results to our customers.

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Vocus and Nextgen partner to invest in subsea cable

Posted on November 16, 2015

Vocus Nextgen Submarine Cable

We're proud to announce we've partnered with Nextgen to increase the capacity of the submarine cable between Australia and Singapore tenfold. The $170 million joint venture is due to start in early 2016 and will take approximately eighteen months to complete.The new 4600km cable will solve major…

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Life moves fast, and so do we.

Posted on November 13, 2015

Brw Fast 100

Vocus Communications is proud to announce that for another year running we've made the BRW Fast 100 list alongside Dimmi, Booktopia, Zambrero and more.Challenging the status quo, we've sustained high levels of growth by providing Australian organisations with a business communications provider that's…

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Vocus Communications ups the ante against DDoS attacks

Posted on October 23, 2015

25 Vocus Communications Ups The Ante Against Ddos Attacks

Vocus Communications Limited has today announced the launch of a new form of protection against Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, DDoS Protect. The DDoS Protect solution offers a premium level of protection against attacks by focusing on providing automatic detection and mitigation…

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Milestone in Vocus and Amcom merger as new products launched

Posted on August 15, 2015

12 Milestone In Vocus And Amcom Merger As New Products Launched

Vocus Communications today launched three new products adapted from the Amcom product suite, marking a significant milestone in the two companies’ integration. Less than one month after taking ownership of Amcom, Vocus will broaden its offering with Ethernet Multipoint, SIP Trunks and IP WAN services,…

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The Ripple Effect

Posted on August 06, 2015

Pond Ripple

Have you ever thrown a pebble into a pond and watched the waves it makes? This is known as the ripple effect and it's a phenomenon that can be used to explain the growing impact of Vocus' merger with Amcom on the Australian telecommunications industry. The companies certainly made a splash on the 15th…

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Vocus and Amcom set to shake up telco market.

Posted on July 09, 2015

Blue Umbrella

Vocus Communications is set to provide a major shake-up of the traditional Australian telco market after completing its largest acquisition to date with the purchase of Amcom, a major provider of telco and IT services headquartered in Perth, Western Australia. The newly formed $1.2 billion telecommunications…

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Vocus and Amcom FAQs

Posted on July 06, 2015

Amcom Vocus Merger Faqs

Vocus and Amcom have come together to provide Australian and New Zealand businesses with a true telecommunications alternative that provides enhanced network reach and outstanding customer service. It's still early days for our merger and there will be many exciting developments to come. We will continue…

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Vocus installs global first 1728 fibre cable

Posted on March 16, 2015

31 Vocus Installs Global First 1728 Fibre Cable

Vocus Communications today announced the installation of the world’s largest fibre optic cable, becoming the first company in the world to install this type of cable. “This is a first for the telecommunications industry, globally,” says Alex West, Chief Operating Officer at Vocus. “As part…

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