Space startup Quasar takes off to solve satellite data challenge

Posted on May 04, 2021

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New Australian space startup Quasar Satellite Technologies is set to revolutionise space communication, allowing ground stations to talk to hundreds of satellites at once using technology developed by CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency. Over the next decade, more than 57,000 satellites will…

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Vocus develops leading expertise in business nbn Satellite Service

Posted on March 31, 2021


Vocus, Australia’s specialist fibre and network solutions provider, has positioned itself as the leading expert in business nbn Satellite Services, after winning a record number of orders in February, and introducing private layer three connections into existing corporate wide area networks. The achievement…

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Vocus goes under Sydney Harbour again to power up its network

Posted on March 15, 2021

Sydney Harbour Vocus

Just after dawn on the shores of Sydney Harbour, a crew of crack technicians, construction workers, marine experts and divers gathered in an empty car park to make final preparations. After months of planning and fine tuning, they were well drilled on the job at hand – installing a new section…

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Watch the Vocus Inspiring Women series on-demand

Posted on January 15, 2021

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Vocus Inspiring Women is a series of virtual events featuring female leaders who have transformed the areas they work in. These remarkable leaders shared their insights on overcoming challenges in the workplace and life, reaching for success, taking risks, and more.

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Our people, their stories: Astrid Groves

Posted on January 12, 2021

Article Astrid Groves

Despite it being in her job title, Astrid Groves says she’s not that focused on ‘sales’. For Vocus’ Territory Sales Manager, it all comes down to solid relationships. With 16 years’ experience in IT and telco under her belt, Astrid is realising her leadership ambitions, and she’s never felt better supported…

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Mining in Australia: On the edge of change

Posted on December 09, 2020

Mining The Economist Landscape 2

The use of cloud services among businesses in Australia doubled between 2014-18 from 19% to 42%.1 The mining sector has been no exception, with companies in Australia increasingly moving their on-site operations over to the cloud and adopting a host of other technologies. Mining occupies a unique…

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