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Australia - Fixed Broadband Service Providers, 2018: Telstra, Optus, Vocus, TPG, Macquarie Telecom, Vodafone Australia, and more - ResearchAndMarkets.com

March 12, 2019

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 12, 2019--The “Australia - Fixed Broadband Service Providers” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This report provides a comprehensive overview of the major fixed broadband service providers in Australia: Telstra, Optus, Vocus, TPG, Macquarie Telecom and Vodafone Australia.

Telstra is Australia’s largest telecommunications provider offering a full range of telecom services throughout Australia. Telstra’s mobile network is well-positioned to offer superior services to those offered by the NBN company. Furthermore, through its national Wi-Fi and fibre backbone networks it can rapidly offload any heavy broadband traffic from its mobile network onto its fibre backbone.

Optus is Australia’s second-largest telecommunications carrier and second-largest mobile operator. The market position of Optus has not changed all that much over the years. It has been the number two telco in the Australian market since its inception over twenty years ago.

In Australia TPG has the largest data network and voice network after Telstra, the largest fully converged voice, video and data IP-based access network in regional Australia, and the largest voice-enabled IP network. TPG is set to become the fourth Mobile Network Operator in Australia.

Vocus is a telecommunications provider offering a range of ICT solutions for ISPs, Telcos and enterprises across Australia and New Zealand including broadband, fibre, data centre services, and Unified Communications. Vocus merged with M2 Communications and acquired Amcom.

While the TPG/iiNet merger brought two similar companies together, and as such potentially reduced the number of players in the market, the Vocus/M2 merger brought two different companies together one operating in the business market and one operating in the retail market.

Macquarie Telecom is an integrated telco providing a full range of hosting, data, voice and mobile services to the business and government market to over 2,000 corporate and government customers.

During early 2018 mobile network operator Vodafone began expanding its NBN fixed line service from Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Wollongong, Newcastle which were launched in the year prior.

Companies Featured

  • Telstra
  • TPG Telecom
  • iiNet
  • AAPT
  • Pipe Networks
  • Soul
  • Comindico
  • Vocus
  • M2
  • Nextgen Network
  • Amcom
  • Optus
  • Alphawest
  • Virgin Mobile
  • Vodafone
  • Macquarie Telecom
  • PowerTel

Topics Covered

1. Synopsis

2. Telstra

2.1 Company overview

2.2 Financial and operating statistics

2.3 Strategy update 2018

2.3.1 Analysis on new strategy - 2018

2.4 Company analysis - 2017

2.5 Strategy update - 2016

2.6 Network upgrade

3. Optus

3.1 Company overview

3.2 Company analysis

3.3 Financial and operating statistics

3.4 Infrastructure overview

3.5 Products and services

3.5.1 Divisions overview

3.5.2 Satellite

3.5.3 NBN / Broadband

3.5.4 WiFi

3.5.5 M2M and IoT

3.6 Major subsidiaries

3.6.1 Alphawest

3.6.2 Uecomm

3.6.3 Virgin Mobile

3.6.4 Ensyst

4. TPG Telecom Limited

4.1 Company overview

4.2 Company analysis

4.2.1 TPG’s bold move to become Australia’s fourth mobile operator

4.2.2 TPG’s star continues to rise

4.2.3 Competitive analysis profile

4.3 Company acquisitions

4.3.1 Acquires AAPT

4.3.2 Acquisition of iiNet

4.4 Company investments

4.4.1 Invests in Amcom

4.4.2 Invests in subsea cable

4.5 TPG to become the fourth mobile operator in Singapore

4.6 Fibre Network

4.6.1 Dark Fibre and MVNO agreement with Vodafone Australia

4.6.2 Nationwide fibre capability for medical imaging specialist

4.6.3 FTTB services to go live

4.6.4 Ten gigabit city

4.7 National network

4.7.1 Overview

4.7.2 PIPE networks

4.8 Financial statistics

4.9 Operational statistics

5. Vocus

5.1 Overview

5.2 Company strategy update late 2017

5.3 Company analysis

5.4 Financial results

5.5 Operations results

5.6 Acquisitions / Mergers

5.6.1 Acquisition of Nextgen Networks

5.6.2 Merger with M2

5.6.3 Acquisition of Amcom

5.7 Network

5.7.1 NBN

5.7.2 International infrastructure

5.8 Products and services

6. Macquarie Telecom

6.1 Company overview

6.2 Financial results

7. Vodafone

7.1 Fixed line NBN offering

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KEYWORD: AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA/OCEANIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY INTERNET TELECOMMUNICATIONS MOBILE/WIRELESS

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