Optus Offer to One.Tel Customers

31 May 2001, 9:00 am

Optus will directly contact One.Tel customers connected to the Optus Mobile Network to offer them the opportunity to continue to operate their phone services and maintain their existing mobile phone numbers. Optus Managing Director, Mobiles, Paul O’Sullivan, said Optus would immediately begin a week-long intensive program to directly contact all One.Tel customers connected to the … Read more

Optus connects remote communities in Territory

28 May 2001, 9:00 am

Cable & Wireless Optus and the Northern Territory Government today launched communications services via satellite in Milikapiti on the Tiwi Islands. The community is the first of fourteen remote Aboriginal communities to be commissioned with services in a pilot program. The $3 million contract to supply improved communications services to the remote communities was awarded … Read more

Optus broadcasts SMS for business

23 May 2001, 9:00 am

Optus today launched a new short message service called SMS Broadcast especially designed to help business take advantage of SMS as a means to communicate. Finola Thompson, Director Mobile Internet & Data, Optus said business users have been quick to take advantage of SMS to contact their staff and customers. “Business usage of SMS is … Read more

Optus takes a ‘yes you can’ approach

21 May 2001, 9:00 am

Optus today took its brand advertising campaign to a new level for its Mobile division, heralding a sharper ‘yes you can’ approach for its customers. Paul O’Sullivan, Managing Director Mobile, Optus said it was time to build on the highly successful ‘yes’ Optus brand campaign. “In nine years Optus has become one of Australia’s most … Read more

Optus win strengthens Australian role in global e-Procurement

17 May 2001, 9:00 am

Optus today announced $10 million in new business for its global e-procurement and online auction services. The contracts signed today by Cable and Wireless plc include access to CWO MarketSite, CWO net Auctions and consulting services. Cable and Wireless plc has committed to use CWO MarketSite for its global e-procurement initiative being rolled out across … Read more