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Thales Alenia Space
KT SAT and Thales Alenia Space sign comms satellite contract
Last month
South Korean satellite service provider KT SAT, and Thales and Leonardo joint company Thales Alenia Space have signed a contract for the KOREASAT 6A communications satellite.
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Collaboration
Evergreen Shipping Agency rolls out Avaya Cloud Office
August 2022
"With our team’s expertise, Evergreen was able to make the transition to remote work without compromise to the customer or employee experience.”
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Motorola Solutions
Motorola Solutions deploys communication system to 5th Japanese airport
June 2022
Motorola Solutions with its partner, Nippon Airport Radio Services deployed the mission critical communication system to Kansai.
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Data solutions
South Australia state satellite makes significant progress
May 2022
South Australia’s first state satellite has successfully completed the Critical Design Review (CDR), moving it closer to providing tangible data solutions.
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SASE
S-NET partners with Versa Networks to extend networking services
April 2022
S-NET Communications, a provider of cloud-based business communications and networking solutions, has expanded its partnership with SASE leader Versa Networks.
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Digital Transformation
Avaya and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise form strategic partnership
March 2022
Avaya and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise announce a strategic partnership to accelerate customers transformations to the cloud.
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Workflow Automation
How workflow automation can accelerate business growth
March 2022
Human error can be one of the most insidious barriers to business growth. Manual processes that rely on people to perform them can create issues that easily go undetected.
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Infosys Consulting
Telecom’s crucial role in enabling digital experiences: What’s next?
March 2022
Digital innovation is playing an ever more important role in our lives – and telcos are right at the forefront. Telcos provide the fabric, the glue, that's enabling these digital experiences.
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Sustainable IT
Spark now a member of the Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand
March 2022
The membership appointment will allow Spark to continue working closely with communities to help them thrive using innovative technology and practices.
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Motorola
Transforming business operations with broadband push-to-talk service
March 2022
Are you pressed to meet higher growth targets, needing more business opportunities but hampered by shrinking operational budgets?
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Jabra
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Jabra managing director on the importance of quality communication tech
February 2022
Today marks our first IT Jam with Jabra, and managing director A/NZ David Piggott joins us to discuss a wide range of topics relating to the importance of quality communication technology.
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Cloud
Fortinet partners with Telecom Niue to increase network security
January 2022
Fortinet has provided the island nation of Niue with a range of cybersecurity solutions in an effort to increase network communications among residents.
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AI
Verloop.io and Vonage partner to deliver conversational AI
January 2022
AI company Verloop.io has announced a partnership with Vonage to enable Verloop.io customers to deploy their conversational AI applications into new channels by leveraging Vonage's communications APIs. 
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Kacific
HGC Global Communications Limited collaborates with Kacific Broadband Satellites Group
January 2022
HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC) has partnered with Kacific Broadband Satellites Group (Kacific) with the collaboration looking to provide better broadband solutions for customers across Southeast Asia.
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Cloud
Zoom awarded new international security certification after intensive evaluation
January 2022
Communication tool Zoom has been announced as the first video communication client to be awarded Common Criteria Evaluation Assurance Level 2 (v3.1 rev. 5), issued by the German Federal Office for Information Security.
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Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan names Vonage the Asia-Pacific CPaaS Company of the Year
December 2021
Frost & Sullivan has named Vonage Asia-Pacific Communications Platform as a Service Company of the Year for the third year in a row.
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Networks
What is network optimisation and why is it so important?
December 2021
Network optimisation is an often-overlooked area of data security. At its most basic, a network is a system comprising two or more computers sharing resources, data and communications, with the goal of accomplishing essential tasks more quickly and effectively.
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Cyber attacks
IT and comms top sectors targeted by cyber criminals, AI provides a solution
December 2021
“Over the last 12 months, it is clear that attackers are relentlessly trying to access the networks of trusted suppliers in the IT and communications sector."
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Ingram Micro
Ingram Micro equips St John with state-of-the-art technology
December 2021
The technology gifted to St John includes Jabra headsets, Yealink and Poly conference phones, and Logitech keyboard and mouse sets, worth over $8,000. 
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Video
COVID-19 era sees consumers calling for dynamic digital experiences
November 2021
Half of consumers have increased digital engagement with businesses since the start of the pandemic, with preference for video chat climbing 300%, according to new research from Vonage.
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Collaboration
A day in the life: How Poly technologies support the flexible hybrid workforce
November 2021
Bondi Beach frames the perfect start to the day - a walk, a coffee, breakfast, and the ability to work from her home office with the technologies she needs. 
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Collaboration
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise launches 'Purple' communications platform
November 2021
The platform provides communications for the digital workplace, including employees and customers. 
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5G
Communications service providers unprepared to charge for 5G services
October 2021
"CSPs are making significant investments in their 5G networks and need to be able to quickly and effectively monetise new services to get a return."
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Cloud
8x8 brings receptionist role into the future with latest offering
September 2021
According to the company, 8x8 Frontdesk is designed to advance the receptionist role by delivering a tailored experience and user interface that brings together traditional unified communications and contact centre capabilities.