The ACMA is backing reform of current regulatory safeguards for telcos, after research showed that telco consumers are battling service outages.
Overall satisfaction has decreased among telecommunications customers, according to a national survey by the Communications Alliance.
SimpliVity has made its OmniStack technology available on Huawei FusionServer.
Telco complaints to the ombudsman have risen over the last quarter with Optus experiencing the highest complaints ratio, according to published statistics from TIO.
Telstra and Ericsson claim to have achieved a world-first test of 1 Gbps capability on its commercial mobile network.
Kogan Mobile has returned to shake up the MVNO market for Australian consumers on Vodafone's 3G network.
Telecommunication companies received thousands of complaints from Australians for mobile, internet and landline services in 2014–15 according to figures released by the industry's ombudsman.
NBN Co plans to run fibre-to-the-premises in some apartment buildings where service providers like TPG have already deployed fibre-to-the-basement.
The ACCC has finalised its inquiry into the regulation of fixed line telecommunications services, deciding to continue regulating wholesale services supplied using Telstra's copper network for another five years.
The Federal Court of Australia has ordered ISP and telco TPG to pay a $400,000 fine for failing to give almost 6000 of its customers access to the Triple Zero emergency call service - and failing to connect 193 actual calls to the service - in 2011.
ACMA has issued a formal warning to Optus after an investigation found the telco inaccurately billed customers almost $9 million.
Michael Malone last week resigned as CEO and board director of ISP iiNet, in order to focus on other projects.
The Communications Alliance has lauded telecommunications changes in the Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2014) Bill, which was introduced into federal parliament yesterday.
Telstra breached privacy laws when information on its customers was accessible from the internet in 2012 and 2013, according to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC).
Telstra's first Transparency Report shows the company received more than 40,000 requests from law enforcement for customer information. But despite its name, the report leaves many questions unanswered.