Aussie Broadband signs 2300 users to cheaper gigabit NBN plans – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Aussie Broadband has signed up almost 2300 customers to NBN Co’s new gigabit plans since they launched at the end of last week, providing the first indication of demand for the services. NBN Co launched new pricing for its up to 1000/50 Mbps residential service on Friday last week. The services can be used across […]

Aussie Broadband to let business customers self-serve NBN, value-adds – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Aussie Broadband is hoping a new self-service platform called Carbon will help differentiate it in the business market by enabling customers (and managed services partners) to provision NBN internet and value-adds like phone systems quickly and from one place. Carbon is an “elastic interconnect platform” that was built entirely in-house by Aussie Broadband’s development team. […]

Aussie Broadband to offer ‘best effort’ gigabit NBN plans for $149 – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Aussie Broadband is set to launch up to gigabit speed residential NBN plans at the end of this week, priced at $149 a month. The retail service provider (RSP) is moving into the market after NBN Co unveiled plans late last year to introduce a more affordable “up to” gigabit tier with a heavily asymmetric […]

Google pays largest Aussie tax bill in years – Strategy- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Google paid $133 million in Australian taxes last year as the tech giant caught up with back taxes following a settlement in its long-running dispute with the Australian Taxation Office. In documents filed on Thursday, Google Australia reported a pre-tax profit of $134 million in 2019, representing a fall of $22 million on the previous […]

Aussie and US cyber spooks issue joint anti-web shell malware guidance – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) and the United States Tempemail Security Agency (NSA) intelligence agencies have jointly published guidance to help organisations counter the threat from so-called web shells, or malware that is planted on servers for computer network exploitation. ASD and NSA said web shell malware is a long-standing pervasive threat that is difficult […]

Aussie Broadband starts rolling its own fibre to NBN POIs – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Aussie Broadband has started work on its own dark fibre network that will ultimately connect to over 75 NBN points of interconnect and 24 data centres across Australia. Managing director Phillip Britt said that construction on stage one is underway, which comprises a 20km fibre loop around the Melbourne CBD and Port Melbourne, worth $1.8 […]