Stories by Stephanie McDonald

Optus job cuts part and parcel of business

The decision by Optus to restructure and cut some 750 jobs in Australia was almost inevitable given the cut-throat nature of the telecommunications market, industry analysts argue.

Optus case has implications for Cloud service providers

The recent decision against Optus, which found it was guilty of breaching the Copyright Act by broadcasting sports games via its TV Now service, could have wider implications for Cloud-based services, according to the executive officer of the Australian Digital Alliance.

NBN: Build it and they will come

Australia's National Broadband Network will create new applications and uses for its bandwidth, according to Jim Hassell, head of product development and industry relations at NBN Co

Newcastle's 4G network expands

4G technology in Newcastle is one step closer with Telstra announcing the second phase of its plan for the area over the coming months.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux celebrates 10 years of Enterprise Linux

While Red Hat might be one of the largest open source providers in the world, Jim Totton, vice president for the company’s platform business unit, is surprisingly coy about mistakes the company has made and learnt from in the decade since it launched.