The Victorian Government has commenced a pilot of its new VicFreeWiFi network in Ballarat and Bendigo, with plans for a launch in the Melbourne CBD in early 2016.
Australia's Veterans and Veterans' Families Counselling Service has launched a pilot offering mental health counselling services over Skype video or audio links.
A complete website revamp has improved usability, traffic and overall user experience for clients of humanitarian organisation AMES Australia.
New, intelligent technology that helps first responders work more efficiently and safely will make a fundamental difference in today's public safety environment.
Local councils are finding more and more reasons to adopt unified communications and voice over IP, to improve the bottom line as well as staff and customer satisfaction.
The newly merged Department of Immigration and Border Protection has handed Optus Business a three-year contract to integrate the formerly separate communications networks of the departments of Customs and Immigration.
At the same time as the airwaves are become increasingly crowded, so too is the emergency services' growing need for mobile data becoming acute.
Telstra has announced a three-year agreement with the Northern Territory government to bring mobile and potentially fixed-line services to remote NT communities.
Telstra has won a three-year contract to provide all the telecom services for Medibank Private, including enterprise mobility and collaborative communications services.
The government will implement all key recommendations of a review aimed at simplifying and standardising the approach to managing and allocating spectrum to telcos, broadcasters and others.
With the mobile revolution fully underway, mobile apps are now coming into their own as major drivers for change. Mobility has become transformative.
A smartphone app now in use within the City of Gold Coast is helping residents clean up the streets by reporting everything from graffiti to lost trolleys.
Emergency-services organisations are exploring potential uses for fast new wireless technologies – but can the networks keep up?