March 15th, 2013

The new Samsung Galaxy S4 was presented from the president and head of IT and mobile communications for Samsung Electronics, JK Shin in New York but won’t be realised for sale until end of April. You don’t even need to lay a finger on it! It now contains infrared sensors on the front which detect […]

March 6th, 2013

The Roctel/Netco team would like to welcome our Netco clients to our new home! Please take a moment to have a look around our site and feel free to give us a buzz with any feedback or queries you may have.

November 22nd, 2012

A fire broke out in the Warrnambool exchange early yesterday which has shut down landline, mobile and internet connections in the area. We apologise for any inconvenience this outage has caused and can assure you that technicians are working tirelessly to restore services to users. Below is a list of services currently affected. Further updates […]

August 30th, 2012

TELSTRA will shed 651 jobs across regional Australia, angering the communities hit by the cuts. Blaming customers for shunning call centres in favour of online services, the telco says it will cut 422 full-time and 229 agency staff at customer service and call-centre operations in Sydney, Melbourne and Queensland. The company on Tuesday said it […]

May 23rd, 2012

Optus and Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) have agreed to expand their joint-venture network agreement, adding an additional 1800 base stations to Vodafone’s 3G network and 1000 to Optus’ 3G and long-term evolution (LTE) networks. In 2004, Optus and Vodafone signed an agreement to share network sites and infrastructure across Australia. This agreement was scaled back […]