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Established in 1994, Communications Day is the authoritative source for commercial, regulatory, political and technology news and analysis for telecommunications in Australia and New Zealand. Delivered every working day to a reader base of C-level executives, regulators, government and opposition ministers and their staff, CommsDay provides essential business intelligence and a key competitive advantage for anyone working in the ANZ telecoms sector.
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in today’s issue of commsday

  • ANZ is proving a growth engine for global wireless edge connectivity specialist Cradlepoint, with delays and uncertainty around the NBN helping the firm make such inroads into the local business market that APAC MD Gavin Wilson is aiming to double local revenues by year's end.

  • Australia's major telcos have held back from initial comment on news that the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement will go ahead without the US after seven years of protracted negotiations and delays.

  • Perth-headquartered Swift Networks' preliminary results for the half to December indicate that the company doubled its earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation compared to the previous corresponding half to reach $1 million.

  • Federal regional communications minster Bridget McKenzie has hailed the announcement of Telstra's 300th mobile base station delivered under the mobile black spot program, along with member for Forrest Nola Marino.

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SPACE & SATELLITE AU

Space & Satellite AU is the new weekly newsletter from the producers of CommsDay and the Australasia Satellite Forum. Australia and the surrounding Pacific region has long been an important market for global players such as Intelsat, Viasat and Eutelsat. Homegrown operations from NBN, Optus and Speedcast have also become increasingly key to the sector. Now we see the rise of a local nanosat industry and increasing interest in the creation of an Australian space sector and government agency. Space & Satellite AU is the publication of record for these developments.

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CommsDay events are where Australia’s telecoms leaders meet. From our flagship CommsDay Summit in Sydney and Congress in Melbourne, to our specialised industry conferences focusing on wireless, datacentres, wholesale and more, each of our events provides access to exceptional speakers and delegates, unparalleled networking, and unrivalled brand exposure for our sponsors.

IOT Australia Summit

2018 is emerging as the year the Internet of Things becomes a real thing as telcos such as Thinxtra, NNN Co, Telstra, Optus and Vodafone bring dedicated networks to market. This one day primer event examines how to create cross-sectoral IoT partnerships, network solutions, telco strategies and specific verticals such as automotive, smart cities and health. Held with Communications Alliance and IOTAA.


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Global Broadband Futures

This one day event provides international case studies from technology suppliers and national broadband operators on how they are deploying and upgrading their networks to deal with broadband demand in the present and future. Access technologies such as FTTC, FTTN, FTTP, HFC, LTE and satellite will be discussed by international and Australian experts in a collegiate workshop environment. More details soon.


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Sample Articles in Space & Satellite AU

  • Australia has signed a treaty with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) reaffirming a commitment made with USA to collaborate on space exploration more than 50 years prior.

  • South Australia is courting space start-ups with hard currency.

  • Brisbane’s EM Solutions has hired a new board member: highly decorated and recently retired Major General Jeff Sengelman DSC, AM, CSC.

  • ridium will launch its next 20 satellites on a pair of previously flown Falcon 9 boosters beginning December 22, 2017.

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