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  • Huawei networks with RMIT to provide broadband training

    Victoria has again topped other states in positioning itself as the centre of the country’s broadband future, this time playing host to a tie-up between Huawei and RMIT University that will see up to 500 Australians trained in networking technologies over the next three years.

  • Victorian App My State winners

    An application focused on teaching people how to recycle has taken out the first prize in the Victorian Government’s App My State competition.

  • DOCSIS 3.0 in the Neighbourhood Cable

    TranACT subsidiary, Neighbourhood Cable, has announced a nine-month plan to upgrade its hybrid fibre and coaxial (HFC) network to Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification 3.0 (DOCSIS 3.0).

  • Victorian smart meter roll-out put on hold

    Victoria’s roll out of smart meters has been put on hold following lobbying from advocacy groups over concerns that the scheme’s time-of-use pricing model could adversely affect consumers.

  • Victoria to encourage business to adopt 'small technologies'

    The Victorian Department of Innovation, Industry and Regional Development (DIIRD) is to launch a three-year Small Technologies Industry Uptake Program (STIUP) aimed at boosting Victorian business’ capacity to adopt and integrate ‘small technologies’.