Cabled 2 You

Category: Telstra

Massive CBA outage traced to failed infrastructure upgrade

Payrolls across Australia delayed. A massive 12-hour outage at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia that left millions of Australians unable to directly transfer or receive funds on Thursday has been traced to an errant infrastructure upgrade that hobbled the institution’s real-time transactions platform. In a conspicuous hardware-related failure of the CBA’s previously lauded core system, …


Telstra chair savages NBN as unfair monopoly sending retailers broke

By business reporter Stephen Letts Updated 15 Oct 2019, 5:00pm PHOTO: John Mullen says while the NBN has been a huge waste of resources and drain on taxpayers, the company must share the blame. (AAP: James Ross Telstra chair John Mullen has savaged the NBN as a massively expensive waste of resources that has entrenched a slow, state-owned monopoly, …


Telstra to switch off 3G network in June 2024

Moves to free up resources for 5G push Leon Spencer (ARN)09 October, 2019 11:25  Telstra has revealed it will shut down its 3G network in June 2024 as it works to free up infrastructure and bandwidth resources to ramp up its 4G and 5G presence.  “Today, as part of our program to continually upgrade our …


Telstra is set to unveil its next generation mobile plans, but is 5G a revolution or just evolution?

by business reporter Stephen Letts Updated 4 Dec 2018, 9:41am PHOTO: It’s a decade since video streaming was introduced to wireless internet. What will the latest 5G mobile networks bring? (Reuters: Eric Gaillard) It is said 5G, or the next generation in mobile communications, is a brilliant technology in search of a business plan. Key points: Telstra expects to …