The growing importance of content for the telecommunications industry

19 May 2005, 3:56 pm

Download transcript: 05.05.19 POS ABN AMRO FINAL Paul O’Sullivan, Optus Chief Executive at ABN Amro.

The growing importance of content for the telecommunications industry

19 May 2005, 11:19 am

By Paul O’Sullivan, Optus Chief Executive ABN AMRO conference For many telcos, content is a touchy subject. Certainly Optus has its fair share of scars from our attempt in the mid nineties to build our very own content factory to supply our then fledgling pay TV business. I believe that in Hollywood, even today, you … Read more

Optus and iBurst to deliver mobile broadband access

19 May 2005, 11:18 am

Optus today announced it had entered into a partnership with Personal Broadband Australia to provide mobile broadband internet access to corporate customers. Using Personal Broadband’s iBurst technology, Optus is now in a position to offer wireless broadband services to 70 per cent of Australian businesses. “Our partnership with Personal Broadband is a testament to Optus’ … Read more

Optus launches $49 Mobile Cap including Push to Talk

18 May 2005, 11:17 am

Optus has upped the ante in the Australian mobile market with the introduction of the Optus $49 Cap Plus PTT – the first $49 monthly mobile cap to include Push to Talk. “Keeping in touch with your ‘tribe’ is very important for young people and Push to Talk is the latest way to interact with … Read more

Optus extends wireless broadband trial to business

10 May 2005, 11:16 am

Optus today announced it would extend its wireless broadband trial to include Australian businesses. Working with Siemens, Optus will provide a secure and reliable wireless broadband connection to a number of trial customers via a base station to be deployed in the Gold Coast, Queensland. “There are businesses in Australia – big and small – … Read more