Stories by Diana Nguyen

Cloud to add $3b to Aus economy: KPMG

A new report by accounting firm KPMG takes a look at the Cloud in Australia and estimates more than $3 billion could be added to the nation’s annual gross domestic product (GDP) in 10 years, as well as drive growth of start-ups and small businesses.

Telecom NZ appoints new CEO

Telecom NZ has appointed Simon Moutter as its new chief executive and managing director after a five-month search which started in December 2011.

Canon joins ANZ Recycling Platform

Canon Australia has become a member of the Australia and New Zealand Recycling Platform (ANZRP) under the national e-waste recycling scheme, making it a liable party in meeting the outcomes and requirements of the scheme.

AARNet upgrades high speed broadband project

Southern Cross Cable Networks (SCCN) has extended its partnership with Australian Academic and Research Network (AARNet) to sponsor the Southern Cross Trans-Pacific Optical Research Test (SXTransPORT) project, which provides a high bandwidth connection for research and education purposes between Australia and other countries.

Quigley dismisses Turnbull’s satellite concerns

NBN Co chief executive, Mike Quigley, has dismissed concerns raised by shadow communications minister, Malcolm Turnbull, that the risk of missing out on allocated slots could delay the launch of the two Ka-band satellites planned for the National Broadband Network (NBN).