E-marketing unsubscribe laws clarified

This article was written by iTWire – more than Tech News AUTHORITY NEWS: The law setting out how businesses must action unsubscribe (or ‘opt-out’) messages from consumers receiving commercial SMS and email has recently been further clarified. Businesses must not require consumers to do either of the following: • Provide personal information (other than the… View Article

NBN Co pushes back HFC restart date

This article was written by Eleanor Dickinson (ARN) NBN Co has once again changed the date for when it will begin re-taking hybrid fibre-coaxial (HFC) orders amid a global chip shortage.  The broadband builder originally suspended orders for HFC services on 1 February after the chip shortage left it with a dearth of network termination… View Article

ATO prepares to buy more managed services

This article was written by Stephen Withers, iTWire – more than Tech News The Australian Taxation Office has announced plans to buy additional managed IT services. ATO chief information officer Ramez Katf said the organisation plans to follow 2020’s six managed network services contracts with contracts for the supply of centralized computing, end-user technology, and enterprise… View Article

2021 telecommunications industry outlook

This article was written by Kevin Westcott, Deloitte’s US Tech, Media and Telecom leader. Three strategies to consider in the year ahead Since spring 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has been accelerating structural challenges and trends that have long faced the telecommunications industry. Kevin Westcott, Deloitte’s US Tech, Media, and Telecom leader, explores the biggest trends… View Article