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OPTUS BOOSTS SA MOBILE COVERAGE WITH SMALL CELL CONNECTIVITY

24 January 2017, 10:28 am

Six locations across regional South Australia to provide localised mobile phone coverage. Optus has continued its investment into regional mobile coverage with plans for the installation of satellite small cells across six different locations in South Australia. The small units, known as ‘small cells’, provide the potential for an inexpensive and flexible alternative to traditional … Read more

OPTUS BOOSTS NT MOBILE COVERAGE WITH SMALL CELL CONNECTIVITY

24 January 2017, 10:18 am

Five locations across regional Northern Territory to provide localised mobile phone coverage. Optus has continued its investment into regional mobile coverage with plans for the installation of satellite small cells across five different locations in Northern Territory. The small units, known as ‘small cells’, provide the potential for an inexpensive and flexible alternative to traditional … Read more

OPTUS BOOSTS WA MOBILE COVERAGE WITH SMALL CELL CONNECTIVITY

16 January 2017, 10:34 am

Nine new locations across the Western Australian highway network to provide localised mobile phone coverage. Optus has continued its investment in regional mobile coverage with the installation of nine satellite small cells along almost 2000km of highway across Western Australia. The small units, known as ‘small cells’, provide the potential for an inexpensive and flexible … Read more

OPTUS SET TO BUILD 13 SITES IN NORTHERN TERRITORY TO IMPROVE COVERAGE IN BLACK SPOT AREAS

1 December 2016, 11:00 am

Optus working with Territory and Federal Government, Optus to continue investment in Northern Territory. Optus has confirmed it will be working with the Federal and Territory Government to build 13 new mobile sites across Northern Territory, as part of the Federal Government’s $60 million second round of funding for its Mobile Black Spots Program. From the … Read more

OPTUS SET TO BUILD 15 SITES IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA TO IMPROVE COVERAGE IN BLACK SPOT AREAS

1 December 2016, 11:00 am

Optus working with State and Federal Government, Optus to continue investment in South Australia. Optus has confirmed it will be working with the Federal and State Government to build 15 new mobile sites across South Australia, as part of the Federal Government’s $60 million second round of funding for its Mobile Black Spots Program. From the … Read more

OPTUS TO BUILD 114 SITES IN GOVERNMENT MOBILE BLACK SPOT PROGRAM SECOND ROUND FUNDING

1 December 2016, 11:00 am

Optus set to co-invest $36.4 million in regional sites and continue network investment. Optus has successfully secured funding to build 114 new mobile sites as part of the Federal Government’s $60 million second round of funding for its Mobile Black Spots Program, aimed at improving mobile coverage across regional and rural Australia. David Epstein, Vice … Read more

OPTUS PARTNERS WITH NAS AUSTRALIA TO RESELL SATSLEEVE

11 November 2016, 9:25 am

Deal supports improved mobile coverage in regional and remote locations Optus has today announced an alliance with NAS Australia that will expand the distribution of the SatSleeve product range into regional and remote parts of Australia through its extensive retail network, reaching more customers than ever before. NAS is an Australian owned and operated wholesale … Read more

OPTUS SATELLITE ACHIEVES FULL CERTIFICATION OF FOUR TELEPORTS FROM THE WORLD TELEPORT ASSOCIATION (WTA)

9 November 2016, 11:01 am

Optus Satellite is the first Australian and New Zealand satellite operator to achieve the highest level of certification, Tier 4, for its teleports at Belrose in Sydney, and Lockridge in Perth through the World Teleport Association (WTA). The WTA announced that Optus Satellite achieved Full Certification for its four primary teleports under WTA’s recently launched … Read more

OPTUS SATELLITE SIGNS AEERIS FOR SATSLEEVE

21 October 2016, 8:27 am

Delivers solutions to support early warning system, personnel tracking. Optus Satellite has signed a relationship with ASX-listed Aeeris (ASX: AER) that will support remote worker solutions such as tracking of staff, and delivery of communications services across Australia utilising Optus Satellite Services and the Thuraya SatSleeve+. Aeeris is the developer, operator and provider of the … Read more

OPTUS LIGHTS UP NORTHERN TERRITORY MOBILE COVERAGE WITH INNOVATIVE SATELLITE SMALL CELL CONNECTIVITY

25 August 2016, 10:02 am

12 locations across NT highway network to provide localised mobile phone coverage. Optus will boost mobile coverage for locals and travelers across 12 remote yet popular locations in the Northern Territory after announcing the introduction of cells that provide mobile coverage through Optus satellites. Known as ‘small cells’, the small units provide the potential for … Read more

NO BARS? NO WORRIES, OPTUS CONNECTS YOU OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

17 August 2016, 1:10 pm

Optus is providing Australians an easier path to connectivity in remote and isolated regions by offering satellite sleeves – which transform a range of compatible smartphones into a satellite phone – at Optus stores on a 24-month payment plan, when purchased with an eligible 24-month Postpaid Mobile plan, or for outright purchase. The Optus Thuraya… Read more

OPTUS SATELLITE TEAMS UP WITH URSYS TO DELIVER REMOTE AREA TELECOMMUNICATIONS SOLUTIONS

11 July 2016, 8:34 am

Optus Satellite has announced a new wholesale relationship with URSYS, a designer and provisioner of satellite based voice and data communications, specifically for complex networks in remote and rural areas. The relationship will see URSYS utilise dedicated satellite capacity on Optus’ D2 satellite, stationed at the 152 degrees East geostationary orbital location, as well as ..Read more

OPTUS SATELLITE JOINS FORCES WITH FARMSIDE NZ

15 June 2016, 8:18 am

New relationship to deliver broadband access for remote & rural NZ communities Optus Satellite has announced a whole of business relationship with NZX-listed TeamTalk Ltd subsidiary, Farmside to deliver broadband services for remote New Zealand communities. Farmside is a rural broadband internet specialist based on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island. The..Read more

OPTUS SATELLITE SIGNS PARTNERSHIP WITH RIGNET AUSTRALIA

21 April 2016, 8:21 am

Optus Satellite has announced a new wholesale partnership with RigNet Australia, a global leader in providing high-performance onshore and offshore communication solutions to the oil and gas industry. The agreement will see RigNet providing services to the Australasia region, and establishing presence and assets into Optus Satellite east and west coast earth stations. The existing ..Read more

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