Australian websites receive accolades in ChildnetInternational Awards

30 April 2001, 9:00 am

Two Australian children’s websites have received international acclaim at the recent Childnet International Awards, held in Washington D.C. www.lawstuff.org.au, developed by the National Children’s & Youth Law Centre came second in their category and www.brookvaleps.nsw.edu.au, developed by Brookvale Primary School received a Highly Commended in the competition, held on 19 April 2001. Sponsored by Optus … Read more

Cable & Wireless Optus, SAP, SAPMarkets and Commerce One team up to offer integrated e-Commerce solutions

27 April 2001, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus, SAP, SAPMarkets and Commerce One announced today the signing of a strategic alliance to offer integrated e-commerce solutions to businesses in Australia and New Zealand. The agreement brings together the global and local experience and complementary capabilities of each of the companies to provide increased value to Cable & Wireless Optus … Read more

Optus announces dividend from Southern Cross

25 April 2001, 9:00 am

was delighted with its 40 per cent holding in the trans-Pacific cable. “This is the result of a prudent and considered investment decision made by Optus three years ago. Southern Cross is now the no.1 cable from Australia and New Zealand to the US, increasing previous capacity by a factor of twenty,” Mr Hancock said. … Read more

Optus & Talisman in IP-transaction first

24 April 2001, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus and Talisman Technologies are set to launch Australia’s first real time enabled, end-to-end enterprise business and transaction service. It will provide value-added services to the Australian business market through a range of delivery channels including kiosks and internet portals. The IP-based service, called DataStorm, will integrate financial transaction switch technology, with … Read more

Optus says ‘yes’ to increased mobile coverage

24 April 2001, 9:00 am

Optus has increased its mobile coverage in the Northern Rivers region building three new base stations to improve mobile call quality for local businesses and residents. John Welch, Lismore Optus World franchisee said Optus has increased its capacity in Byron Bay’s CBD and improved coverage in the Suffolk Park area as well as built a … Read more