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Vodafone's TelstraClear acquisition gets New Zealand regulatory approval

ComCom, New Zealand's telecom regulator, on Tuesday approved Vodafone New Zealand's NZD 840 million (USD 668.7 million) acquisition of TelstraClear, Telstra's New Zealand unit.

Telstra to acquire competitive provider Adam Internet

Telstra on Wednesday announced that it is acquiring South Australian competitive broadband provider Adam Internet for an undisclosed amount.

Telstra reaches halfway mark with ADSL2+ upgrade

Telstra on Tuesday announced that it has installed 1,000 of the 2,000 add-on remote DSLAM devices on existing Remote Terminal (RT) cabinets to bring ADSL services to more of its customer base.

Telstra unveils suite of wholesale data services

Telstra on Monday introduced a set of wholesale offerings for Australia-based customers under its new "Data Advantage" product line.

Vodafone boosts fixed-line business with £430M New Zealand buy

Vodafone has acquired over 6,000 km of fibre network in New Zealand (NZ) from Australia's Telstra for £430 million.

Vodafone's $668M TelstraClear deal enhances its New Zealand presence

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).

Analyst: operator M2M alliance could solve fragmentation in ecosystem

Analysts are bullish on the M2M alliance formed by seven global operators as a move toward eliminating fragmentation in the ecosystem.

Latest telco M2M tie-up risks more fragmentation

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.

Operators form global M2M alliance to attract multinational enterprises

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.

Telstra boss ready to transform digital media and IPTV businesses

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.