Queensland floods roundup

Computerworld Australia has collated all articles on the Queensland flood devastation featured on our site.

Computerworld Australia has collated all of the news on the Queensland flood devastation featured on our site.

Google launches Queensland Flood crisis response site

Google has launched a Crisis Response site to provide the public with up to date information on the current Queensland floods.

127,000 without power in SE Queensland

Around 127,000 flood-affected Queensland residents are without power and it's unlikely many will be reconnected before the weekend.

78,000 without power in SE Queensland

Around 78,000 residents in Queensland's southeast are without power, with more to follow as the flood crisis continues.

Floods go global in online coverage

Queensland's floods are making news in some, but not all, parts of the world.

In brief: APNIC staff soldier on in Brisbane

The Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC) has advised its members that services will continue despite the flooding in Queensland.

Optus network disrupted by flooding

The Optus network in Queensland has been disrupted due to power outages as the flooding continues.

Brisbane flood shuts down AAPT data centre

AAPT has confirmed it is the latest telco to close its Queensland data centre following floods.

56,000 Qld properties without power

About 56,000 properties are without power in southeast Queensland, with more to follow as the flood crisis continues, Energex says.

Updated: DCs, telcos brace for impact in Queensland

Data centres and telecommunications across Brisbane are continuing to brace for impact as a result of continued flooding in the city’s CBD.

Brisbane blackouts could last for days

Power will begin to be cut to parts of Brisbane's CBD and a number of low-lying riverside suburbs from 8.30am (AEST) on Wednesday, with a warning the blackouts could last for days.

Telstra evacuates 2000 in Brisbane, services strained

Up to 2000 Telstra employees are among those who have evacuated Brisbane's CBD after floodwaters spilled into the city.

Internet trolls deface flood tribute site

Internet trolls have defaced a Facebook site paying tribute to the victims of the Queensland floods.

Floods show need for NBN rethink: Abbott

The huge cost of responding to Queensland's flood crisis calls into question the wisdom of spending billions on a national broadband network (NBN), federal Opposition Leader, Tony Abbott, says.

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