Stories by Ed Dawson

  • SCCS unifies security for Boroondara

    Southern Cross Computer Systems (SCCS) has implemented a Network Box Unified Threat Management (UTM) device for Melbourne-based City of Boroondara council to replace a number of legacy security systems.

  • SPAN executive derides 'Net neutrality'

    The Australian Service Providers Association, SPAN, is pushing for the rise of "preferential handling" of Internet traffic, as opposed to today's approach of first-come, first-served.

  • NetApp signs with Cisco, Veritas

    Network Appliance (NetApp) has recently announced new agreements with Cisco systems and Veritas to combine their talents into a unified storage offering.

  • Optus: Australian VoIP uptake doubling

    The uptake of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) within Optus network almost doubled in the period 2002-2003, according to results published in the latest Optus IP Index.

  • iiNet broadband gets wormed

    iiNet users will be interested to hear that recent slowdowns and site access problems were likely caused by a new virus called the Nachi Worm, aka the “W32.Welchia” virus.