Optus’ Gigasite trials exceed 2.3 Gbps on the world’s biggest and fastest mobile sites

28 February 2014, 6:00 am

Optus has achieved a massive world first 2.3 gigabits per second (Gbps) total site throughput on its custom built ‘Gigasites’, the world’s biggest and fastest live network sites. Optus’ Gigasites are two live network test sites built to test Optus’ entire spectrum assets in terms of total capacity, throughput capability, and number of network layers. … Read more

Kevin Russell to depart Optus, Paul O’Sullivan to assume his duties

27 February 2014, 12:28 pm

The SingTel Group wishes to announce that Mr Kevin Russell, CEO Consumer Australia will leave Optus on 31 March 2014. Transition arrangements and recruitment of Mr Russell’s replacement are underway. In the interim Mr Paul O’Sullivan, SingTel’s CEO, Group Consumer, will act as Consumer Australia CEO and Country Chief Officer Australia. Mr O’Sullivan said “Kevin … Read more

Moody’s Announcement

24 February 2014, 9:03 am

Optus refers the announcement by Moody’s Investors Service. Optus’ credit rating continues to be strong among its peers in the global telecommunications industry. Optus remains financially-disciplined in its approach to investments and is committed to maintaining an investment-grade credit rating. Optus continues to transform its business and focus on sustainable profit growth. For the nine … Read more

Empire of the Sun and Rudimental shine for Optus RockCorps 2014

14 February 2014, 7:47 am

Stellar new acts join Samantha Jade to reward young Aussie volunteers  Alternative electro pioneers Empire of the Sun and chart topping English electronic music quartet Rudimental are set to light up the stage at Luna Park this March 12 for Optus RockCorps 2014. Announced today, the highly acclaimed acts will join Aussie pop sensation Samantha … Read more

Q3 Financial Results 2013/2014

13 February 2014, 10:34 am

The SingTel Group Q3 Financial Year 2013/14 (including Optus) were announced on Thursday 13 February 2014. Management Discussion and Analysis Singtel slides Optus media release Singtel media release