Our network and expertise

We’re network pioneers, trusted to design & deliver vital customer solutions.

Our network

We understand that networks mean more than just transmitting data. They enable your people, offices, suppliers, and customers to connect to each other and the rest of the world.

For Vocus, providing cost-effective, reliable bandwidth to our customers is our core business. We have the network reach, engineering credentials, national field workforce, and proven track record to support the critical infrastructure requirements and growth aspirations of more than 5,000 organisations, including more than 200 government agencies and two-thirds of the ASX 200.

Australian Network

Our national network offers solutions that provide greater levels of control and reduced risks from third-party assets.

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International Network

Our network extends across the Tasman into Asia Pacific via our Australia Singapore Cable and major global gateways.

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Supporting our nation with secure, reliable network services

Our network has been expanded and upgraded over time to remain the most resilient and secure communication transport network in Australia offering more capacity to more areas of Australia that any other network. Vocus’ subsea network support the critical operations of the off-shore resources sector, Federal Departments and Agencies; and connects neighbours in southern Asia to Australia.

What’s the secret to having a national, reliable, high-capacity network. Watch our video to hear how we deliver projects on time and on budget.

Key network features

National and global reach

We design, build, own, operate, and maintain almost 25,000km of fibre, connecting mainland capitals and most regional centres in Australia, as well as connecting Australia to South East Asia.

Secure solutions

We offer a dedicated secure network domain, designed to quarantine and protect sensitive data, internal processes, and systems, to meet the evolving security needs of our customers.

Trusted by government

We invest in our network assets to provide a best-of-breed environment for customers, with a clear path for upgrading our technology to support the future needs of industry and government.

Our domestic and international reach

Looking ahead to the future needs of our customers

Satellite service capabilities

Companies like Starlink, OneWeb, Amazon Kuiper and TeleSat are set to deliver global LEO constellations, with plans to offer services in the Australian market. With 20+ years experience as a nationally scaled, licensed telecommunications carrier, and recipient to Australian Space Industry Award at both the 2022 and 2021 ACOMM Awards, Vocus is investing in our fibre to provide the foundational infrastructure enabling these services.

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Our facilities

Our fibre infrastructure is supported by a range of complimentary network facilities. We're a full-service data carrier with proven credentials, assets, and processes to deliver enterprise-grade service and support.

Operations Command Centre (OCC)

We maintain a 24x7 OCC facility located in Melbourne that monitors and controls all activities within our network. The OCC provides multi-tiered support and a single technical point of contact for our customers.

Data centre

We own and operate 17 specialist data centre facilities. We also supply a range of scalable, high-speed point-to-point links to all major data centres across Australia.

Controlled Environment Vaults (CEVs)

Our terrestrial network electronics are housed in customised CEVs and Cable Landing Stations (CLS) for our subsea systems. These facilities provide vital ground infrastructure for the emerging global satellite sector.

Our expertise

Drawing on our world-class network expertise and experience, we have developed a broad range of systems, processes, and procedures that ensure the cost-effective operation, monitoring, and maintenance of our fibre networks and facilities, giving you security, reliability and more control. We have a distinguished record in collaborating with governments and enterprises to lead critical network expansion projects that deliver bespoke requirements and valuable benefits.

Australian Singapore Cable

A low-latency, 4,600km submarine cable with up to 60Tbps, linking Perth to Singapore via Christmas Island and Indonesia.

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Regional Backbone Blackspots Program

A $250 million Australian Government initiative to establish a competitive 7,800km fibre optic network to underserved regional locations.

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North West Cable System

A scalable 2,100km high-capacity submarine network between Darwin and Port Hedland.

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Vocus begins mobilising for Project Horizon construction

We have commenced mobilisation to construct Project Horizon – the first competitive fibre backbone between Perth and Port Hedland, and the first major project under our’ $1 billion investment program.

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Get in touch with our team today

Call us on 1300 88 99 88 or fill out a contact form to find out how Vocus can help your business.