Optus recognised in Service Excellence and Community Contribution at the Australian Business Awards

31 July 2012, 7:47 am

Optus’ commitment to its customers and the community was recognised again today by winning the Service Excellence and Community Contribution awards at the 2012 Australian Business Awards on the back of last week’s ACOMM Awards. The Service Excellence award specifically recognises Optus’ achievements through its Social Media Response Team who actively serve as Optus’ online … Read more

Optus strengthens 3G network and launches 4G business services

31 July 2012, 7:00 am

Stronger 3G indoor coverage delivered to more than 1,000 Optus mobile towers in metro and regional centres. Optus brings 4G mobile broadband services to business customers in Sydney and Perth, following successful trials in Newcastle. Optus’ first 4G TD-LTE demonstration conducted at new 4G testing facility at Optus Campus Macquarie Park, following Vividwireless acquisition. As … Read more

Optus wins big at 2012 ACOMM Awards

27 July 2012, 7:48 am

Optus recognised for excellence in Customer Service, Innovation and Community Contribution Optus’ commitment to customer service, leadership in innovation and contribution to local communities were all recognised last night as it won three major awards at the 2012 ACOMM Awards, jointly presented by the Communications Alliance and Communications Day. The sixth Annual ACOMM Awards recognised … Read more

Optus steps up digital drive with Eatability acquisition

26 July 2012, 7:49 am

Optus today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of Eatability Pty Limited, one of Australia’s leading restaurant and review websites, for A$6 million. The acquisition is central to Optus’ strategy of providing more localised digital content and services for the Australian market and will be a strong foundation for … Read more

Optus welcomes final ACCC approval of NBN Co HFC deal

19 July 2012, 7:50 am

Optus today received the ACCC’s final approval of the agreement with NBN Co to migrate Optus Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) cable customers to the National Broadband Network. Paul O’Sullivan, Country Chief Officer, Australia said, “Authorisation of the NBN Co/Optus HFC Subscriber Agreement marks a milestone in the Government’s policy reforms to enhance retail competition in … Read more