Cable & Wireless Optus joins leading global companies to create Global Trading Web Association

24 August 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus has joined Commerce One and 22 leading global companies to create the Global Trading Web Association (GTW Association). The GTW Association is the world?s first commercial, international organisation focussed on the commercial development and expansion of international business to business e-commerce. Cable & Wireless Optus will work with members of the … Read more

Optus not in logging deal

23 August 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today confirmed it would not enter contracts or sign deals with organisations involving native forests or other natural resources as payment. In response to recent speculation about a logging deal in Papua New Guinea, Alan Petts, Director International for Cable & Wireless Optus said the company had not held any discussions … Read more

Optus gives youth a boost with new mobiles

15 August 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today announced a special brand for the youth market. Called Boost, the new label will offer a range of pre-paid mobiles and phone cards. Designed to capture the youth market, 16 years plus, Boost is a result of a strategic alliance between Optus and Boost Tel Pty Limited, a company with … Read more

Cable & Wireless Optus launches online helpdesk for IT managers

10 August 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus today launched e-Care, a new online helpdesk designed to give IT Managers real time access to information about their Internet Protocol (IP) networks. Designed for the IT departments of medium and large sized businesses e-Care is an advanced website which helps them monitor and manage their networks more efficiently. David Stokes-McKeon, … Read more

Cable & Wireless Optus leads Australia in VoIP Telecommunications

8 August 2000, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus announced today that it has joined with the world’s largest Internet telephony carrier – ITXC Corp – to further the rollout of the Optus network onto its Voice Over Internet (VoIP) Protocol network. The partnership follows successful trials conducted in 1999 to ensure the engineering, commercial and operational viability of the … Read more