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Vocus group stories - Page 2

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Vocus slams ComCom mobile review as “disgraceful”
Mon, 20th May 2019
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Vocus criticises Commerce Commission for considering mobile market healthy and claims NZ MVNOs aren't working.
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Chorus’ message: just be more committed to paying
Tue, 2nd Apr 2019
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Vocus says prices could increase by between $12 and $200 per user, which would have to be absorbed by the provider or paid for by the consumer.
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Updated: NZ ISPs block internet footage of Christchurch shootings
Mon, 18th Mar 2019
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NZ ISPs block sites with attack footage, urge tighter content control.
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We're not thieves when we have the choice (and Netflix is killing piracy)
Wed, 27th Feb 2019
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video
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digital entertainment
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Piracy in New Zealand is dying as people choose cheap, legal streaming content over the hassle of illegal downloads, according to Vocus Group.
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Vocus & Vodafone unbundle NZ's fibre network
Fri, 15th Feb 2019
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broadband
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Vodafone and Vocus Group New Zealand have launched the country's first unbundled fibre connection, aiming to improve reliance and performance for customers.
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GlobalData: Comms services about to become a utility
Wed, 7th Nov 2018
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broadband
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data centre maintenance / management
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power / energy
According to GlobalData, the recent Optus deals with Origin and Sumo mean that communications services are on their way to becoming a utility.
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Open for business: 4,600km cable connecting AU & SG goes live
Fri, 14th Sep 2018
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data centre operators
It's taken months of gruelling work and no shortage of investment, but the ASC is now live to present huge opportunities in APAC.
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Subsea cable system to be deployed connecting the Pacific to Australia
Thu, 5th Jul 2018
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Vocus Group and ASN have signed a contract to deploy the cable and provide a significant upgrade to the countries' infrastructure.
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Equinix to connect SG & AU data centers with new subsea cable
Fri, 15th Jun 2018
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data centre operators
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undersea cables
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point of presence
Equinix is expanding its reach in Singapore and Australia with the addition of the Australian Singapore Cable (ASC) to its data centres.
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Vocus Group and Vodafone partner to unbundle UFB services
Tue, 5th Jun 2018
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Vocus and Vodafone team up to unbundle NZ's UFB, promising innovation and competitive prices.
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Vocus picks up ex-Telstra executive as new CEO
Mon, 21st May 2018
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Ex-Telstra exec Kevin Russell appointed as Vocus CEO, ready to lead the telco's renewal.
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No sale: Vocus no longer looking to sell NZ business
Tue, 24th Apr 2018
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Vocus retains NZ unit after offers fail to meet expectations, securing shareholder interests.
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NZ telcos toughen their stance against scam calls and emails
Tue, 24th Apr 2018
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email security
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cybersecurity
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NZ fights scam calls with new industry code.
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The less tangible cost of Vocus New Zealand
Wed, 28th Mar 2018
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telco
New Zealand buyer of Vocus Group will face significant challenges integrating disconnected assets worth $400m.
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Three Vocus subsidiaries to compensate customers over inadequate NBN speeds
Fri, 23rd Mar 2018
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broadband
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nbn
Vocus to refund customers over NBN speed claims.
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Xero climbs into ASX100 as Vocus Group dropped
Fri, 9th Mar 2018
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accounting systems
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digital banking
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Xero, the New Zealand-based cloud accounting software, has been added to the ASX100, while telecommunications company Vocus Group is removed.
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TaaS panel supplier round-up - the big four and more
Mon, 19th Feb 2018
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datacom
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Since its launch in 2015, the TaaS panel has undergone a fair few changes, especially in recent days. We have a look at who is doing what, right now.
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NBN teams up with Telstra, Vocus and TPG on enterprise fibre product
Tue, 6th Feb 2018
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network infrastructure
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network management
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broadband
NBN’s ‘Enterprise Ethernet’ product is designed to deliver wholesale high-bandwidth that can achieve speeds of up to 1Gbps.
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Vocus Communications wins a place on the NZ TaaS panel
Fri, 26th Jan 2018
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government
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The telecommunications-as-a-service panel aims to improve the way tel-com services are delivered to government agencies across NZ.
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Vocus preparing infrastructure for Australia Singapore Cable
Tue, 23rd Jan 2018
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Vocus boosts Aussie infra for pending ASC launch, preps 8T capacity surge, new POPs, and Christmas Island link.
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Vocus sets up subsea cable PoP in ST Telemedia's Singapore data center
Fri, 19th Jan 2018
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dci
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data centre operators
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undersea cables
Vocus has selected ST Telemedia’s Singapore data center, STT Tai Seng, to be the point of presence (PoP) for its new submarine cable.
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ComCom revisits backhaul study as Telco Act goes before parliament
Fri, 19th Jan 2018
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commerce commission
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telco
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vodafone
NZ Commerce Commission resumes telecom backhaul study.
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Vocus reshuffle leads to separation of enterprise and wholesale
Tue, 16th Jan 2018
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it infrastructure
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telco
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restructure
The split will result in four reportable operating segments and has lead to some leadership changes in those areas.
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Vocus ASC set to support Indonesian information infrastructure
Tue, 12th Dec 2017
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Vocus Communications' Australia Singapore Cable was officially launched in Indonesia, highlighting its strategic and economic opportunities for the country.