Telstra on Monday introduced a set of wholesale offerings for Australia-based customers under its new "Data Advantage" product line.
Vodafone has acquired over 6,000 km of fibre network in New Zealand (NZ) from Australia's Telstra for £430 million.
Vodafone has made it official that it is going to acquire TelstraClear, Telstra's New Zealand wireline business, for NZD 840 million (USD 668.7 million).
Analysts are bullish on the M2M alliance formed by seven global operators as a move toward eliminating fragmentation in the ecosystem.
It will be interesting to see how an agreement between seven leading global operators on machine-to-machine (M2M) interoperability pans out versus existing carrier agreements in the sector.
Seven global operators--KPN, NTT DoCoMo, Rogers, Singtel, Telefonica, Telstra and Vimplecom--have created a global alliance to streamline the machine-to-machine market. Specifically, the operators plan to develop a global SIM and launch a single Web interface and a central management system for M2M devices that will be powered by Jasper Wireless.
If Telstra Media CEO Rick Ellis has his way, the Australian company will live and die--financially at least--on its digital media and IPTV businesses.
If money is the lifeblood of any start-up--or new company that's moved beyond the start-up phase--then the $35 million Ooyala just received is a major transfusion that will juice up its ability to aggressively sell video streaming technology to established MVPDs throughout the world.
Apple has agreed to pay the Australian government almost $2.5 million in fines and legal fees stemming from its promotion of the 4G capabilities of its latest iPad, which is incompatible with the spectrum currently being used for LTE in Australia.
New Zealand consumers would win if Telstra manages to navigate through all the complexities of selling its New Zealand subsidiary TelstraClear to Vodafone so it can acquire Telecom, a...