Australia’s first WAP service goes live

30 November 1999, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today launched Australia’s first wireless application protocol (WAP) service. Called Networker, the service gives customers access to online information and services from a mobile phone. “Optus’ GSM customers can buy a WAP phone and access our Networker service from today,” said Paul O’Sullivan, Managing Director Mobile, Cable & Wireless Optus. Networker … Read more

Australia’s first WAP service goes live

30 November 1999, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today launched Australia’s first wireless application protocol (WAP) service. Called Networker, the service gives customers access to online information and services from a mobile phone. “Optus’ GSM customers can buy a WAP phone and access our Networker service from today,” said Paul O’Sullivan, Managing Director Mobile, Cable & Wireless Optus. Networker … Read more

Optus Internet launches yes@work for small business

22 November 1999, 9:00 am

Optus Internet is the first ISP in the market to offer an unlimited Internet access plan designed especially for small business. Launched today, the offer is called yes@work and allows unlimited Internet access between 6am and 6pm Monday to Saturday for $19.95 per month for existing Optus small business customers and $24.95 per month for … Read more

Cable & Wireless launches global.net

18 November 1999, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus, part of the global telecommunications group Cable & Wireless, has announced the availability of a new high-speed backbone IP (Internet Protocol) service – Cable & Wireless global.net. Global.net delivers access to the single largest, truly global Internet backbone in the world. Traditionally, this service is provided via international circuits to the … Read more

Optus and NAB Announce WAP Bank Agreement

18 November 1999, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus, part of the global telecommunications group Cable & Wireless, has announced the availability of a new high-speed backbone IP (Internet Protocol) service – Cable & Wireless global.net. Global.net delivers access to the single largest, truly global Internet backbone in the world. Traditionally, this service is provided via international circuits to the … Read more