Small businesses view social media as digital wild west

30 September 2010, 2:53 pm

Only 28 per cent of SMBs currently active in social media according to Optus Business Social Media Index A new national study surveying 380 Australian small and medium businesses (SMBs) has revealed that more than 50 per cent are not taking advantage of social media as a marketing tool to promote their business, calling for … Read more

Optus rewards prepaid customers with tens of millions of prizes

30 September 2010, 2:52 pm

Optus announced today that its instant rewards program – Recharge and Always Win – has distributed over 39 million prizes to millions of happy customers across Australia since it launched three years ago1. In 2007, Optus was the first mobile operator in Australia to launch a recharge and win program, in an effort to give … Read more

Optus and TrueLocal.com.au Partner to Help SMBs Promote their Business

30 September 2010, 2:50 pm

Optus has partnered with TrueLocal.com.au to give small to medium business (SMB) customers the marketing tools they need to promote their business online. From 1 October 2010, small to medium businesses that sign up to an eligible Optus SMB mobile plan or existing Optus customers that renew their SMB mobile contract will receive a 12-month … Read more

Dell Streaks onto Optus for three month exclusive partnership

24 September 2010, 9:00 am

Optus has today announced it will be the first carrier in Australia to offer the Dell Streak from October 1st. The first Android tablet device to be launched in Australia, the Dell Streak, will be available for $0 upfront on a $59 contract*, which includes 2GB of data, Unlimited Standard National SMS & MMS and … Read more

Optus Business launches cloud computing solutions

14 September 2010, 9:00 am

Launch follows beta service trial with several customers, including Curtin University of Technology and Savills Optus, in partnership with its wholly-owned subsidiary Alphawest, today announced the commercial launch of Optus Cloud Solutions, its new suite of enterprise cloud computing services. Delivered over the Optus Evolve™ IP Network, Optus Cloud Solutions provide businesses with a scalable … Read more