Optus Business kick-starts fintech innovation with start-up hub Stone & Chalk

24 September 2015, 7:45 am

  Optus Business to deliver Internet, Managed Security and Wi-Fi services to dynamic new venture. Optus Business has announced it is the founding communications partner for exciting new fintech start-up hub Stone & Chalk, a Sydney-based, not-for-profit Innovation Centre that houses 41 fintech start-ups. Optus Business will supply ICT services to a 2300 square metre collaborative facility in Bridge Street, Sydney delivering Internet, managed … Read more

Optus Wholesale lights up 100Gbps international service on Southern Cross Cable

22 September 2015, 9:14 am

Market demand underpins introduction of 100Gbps service. Optus has lit up its first international 100 Gigabits per second (Gbps) service. Optus Wholesale delivered the 100Gbps service for a US-based partner on the Southern Cross Cable Network (SCCN) that connects Australia to the United States’ west coast via New Zealand, Fiji and Hawaii. Head of Marketing … Read more

Lismore says YES to Optus 4G

22 September 2015, 9:00 am

Faster web browsing, downloading and better video streaming on the way Optus is bringing 4G services to Lismore which will deliver superfast mobile internet speeds for customers with compatible 4G mobile phones and tablets, while also enhancing 3G customer experience. Optus New South Wales State Manager Rick Graham said, “It’s an exciting time as we’re … Read more

Work is where the smartphone is

21 September 2015, 9:00 am

Why Aussie small business owners are embracing working on the move Australian small business owners are collectively working on the road for more than 15 million hours every week in a bid to boost productivity and improve their work/life balance.  A Galaxy Research study commissioned by Optus SMB reveals six-out-of-10 Australian small business owners believe … Read more

Optus announces Australian first, connects Cairns to Perth with 100Gbps wavelength capacity

15 September 2015, 8:04 am

Upgrade delivers high capacity, flexible network for wholesale and branded customers.  Optus has announced its inter-capital fibre network from Cairns via Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne and Adelaide, to Perth has been upgraded to 100 Gigabits per second (Gbps), delivering wavelength links with combined capacity ten times larger than previously available. In collaboration with Alcatel-Lucent, the … Read more