NBN project launched in Armidale
Prime Minister Julia Gillard has officially launched the National Broadband Network (NBN) project. The first mainland location to be connected to the $36 billion project was Armidale in New South Wales, where Gillard and Minister for Communications Stephen Conroy announced the milestone.
Project: Telstra’s Broadbanding the Top End
At a physical level, Telstra’s Broadbanding the Top End (Phase 1) project was an impressive engineering feat—800 kilometres of cable laid between Jabiru to Rio Tinto Alcan’s facility in Nhulunbuy across some of the harshest terrain in Australia—and presented an interesting case in good project management versus time constraints and resource requirements. However, the project […]
TAFE NSW to train Telstra project managers
TAFE NSW and Telstra Operations have entered into a new partnership that will see the education provider supplier skills training for the telecommunications corporation. TAFE NSW and Telstra signed a memorandum of understanding earlier this month, and launched the first project under their strategic alliance—a joint Information Technology and Telecommunications Engineering Qualification Accreditation Program—with the […]