Monday, December 26th, 2011 by Simon Hackett
I’m placing some of those answers here because they can easily be lost in the succession of pages there, and some of them seem to be asked repeatedly.
Hence putting them here is an exercise in trying to make them easier to find – and reducing that repetition somewhat!
I’ll add to this post as necessary if future questions of importance turn up that make sense to add into this blog post.
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Friday, December 23rd, 2011 by Simon Hackett
Business As Usual – Only Better
As the founder and managing director of Internode Pty and Agile Pty Ltd, I am writing with some important news about our company group.
Under a just-concluded agreement, ASX-listed iiNet will purchase all of the shares in Internode Pty Ltd and its sister company Agile Pty Ltd, effectively making the Internode Group a subsidiary of iiNet. The transaction will be completed by the end of February 2012.
This is obviously a huge development in the life and times of Internode and Agile!
After a decade that has seen the Australian broadband market grow from birth in 2000 to maturity in 2010, we are at the top of our game, and at the top of a mountain, right now.
So this is exactly the right time to find a new mountain to climb, as part of a new alliance. (more…)
Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 by Simon Hackett
On 11th October 2011, I spoke at the CommsDay Melbourne Congress event about some of the competition related challenges that exist around the NBN.
These challenges focus in practice on actions that the ACCC should, in my view, be taking in order to safeguard and augment the Long Term Interests of End Users.
The presentation runs for about 21 minutes. (more…)