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Why you need to look at usage peaks and troughs when planning your bandwidth and connectivity budget

Do you understand what you are paying for when you sign up to a certain amount of bandwidth? More often than not, businesses purchase bandwidth based on a predetermined budget. Whilst this may seem like a sensible approach, the outcome generally leads to the business either discovering they don’t have enough bandwidth and needing to

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26/06/2020 0

The importance of network resilience: Why you need bandwidth from two different satellites to ensure a reliable disaster recovery plan

As the global economy continues to stammer through a period of rapid and dramatic change, satellite connectivity providers have not been immune to the ramifications. In April, Shannon Fisher, Managing Director, IPSTAR ANZ (encompassing Orion) highlighted these challenges and impacts in a LinkedIn article, Satellite broadband bankruptcy filings a timely lesson for industry and customers.

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26/05/2020 0

The importance of critical communications for the mental health of remote and isolated workers

In 2019 the West Australian Government launched a code of practice, the first of its kind, to address concerns around remote and isolated workers, specifically fly-in fly out (FIFO) staff. The mental health of FIFO workers had been a focal point for the state for some time, with more than 60,000 people in West Australia

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21/04/2020 0

My payment system went offline on my busiest day! What do I do?

Recent years in Australia have seen people within the country increasingly move towards digital payment methods rather than traditional cash methods of payment. Fewer people now carry cash with them than ever before, with most people relying on their eftpos, tap and pay cards or even their phones to make payments for them at checkout.

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08/05/2019 0

Why every business should consider chaos engineering in 2019

Chaos engineering has become increasingly important as more and more organisations have become reliant on technology to deliver their services and maintain their daily operations. But with such a reliance on technology, it’s easy for risks to emerge. For example, a single server going down might freeze your whole business or a spike in internet

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04/03/2019 0

Is Your Expedition Ready? Have You Got The Communication Infrastructure To Operate Your Equipment?

There have been a lot of changes in the mining industry, particularly after the mining downturn of 2013-2017 which saw a steep shift downward in the prices of multiple commodities in the mining industry. Even with the downturn in prices, mining companies still maintained similar outputs to the boom period, albeit at lower prices. Due

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25/01/2019 0

Preparing Your Business For IP Telephony – Is Now The Best Time To Move?

The telephone system is one of the most essential parts of an efficient business. It allows for many things such as sales to be made, communications to occur between your business and its customers or conversations between staff internally. Not having a phone system or even worse, having one disconnected, even for just a day,

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20/11/2018 0

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