The Executive Committee of the Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) would like to invite all our members to celebrate another successful year for the Association and for IX Australia. Download a copy of the invitation here. We are hosting a number of events across the country and hope you are able to join us. Brisbane […]

By Alan Arnott and Michael Langenheim. Alan Arnott is a Technology Lawyer with Arnotts Technology Lawyers and Michael Langenheim is a Barrister at 4th Floor Selborne Chambers. In March 2015, TPG entered into an agreement with iiNet where, subject to iiNet shareholder approval, TPG would acquire 100% of the share capital in iiNet (TPG already owned […]

WAIA will be hosting our 2015 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 29 September and invites all our members, and any interested parties, to attend. It has been an exciting year for WAIA and we’d like to share some of our achievements and plans for the future with you all. Joining us for a special presentation […]

Data Retention is a real challenge for our industry. With many of our members required to submit a Data Retention Implementation Plan (DRIP) by August 13 there are still a number of questions to be answered. The Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) (WAIA) is pleased to present an information session regarding the new data retention […]

As you will all be aware the work towards Data Retention is a real challenge for our industry. With many of our members required to submit a Data Retention Implementation Plan (DRIP) by August 13 there are still a number of questions to be answered. The Western Australian Internet Association (Inc.) (WAIA) has the opportunity […]

The Mandatory Data Retention Bill has been the topic of many conversations in our industry over the past months, with the Bill being passed by both houses of Parliament on 26 March 2015. The Western Australian Internet Association (WAIA) has been in communication with a number of industry groups to keep informed on this issue. […]

By Alan Arnott and Michael Langenheim Alan Arnott is a Technology Lawyer with Arnotts Technology Lawyers and Michael Langenheim is a Barrister at 4th Floor Selborne Chambers. Perram J of the Federal Court has handed down his decision in the preliminary discovery application made by the owners of copyright in the film the Dallas Buyers […]

IX Australia is excited to announce the provisioning of the ABC to the Sydney peering exchange, NSW-IX. “Bringing the ABC to our network, with its popular content platform iView, is a great benefit to our members,” said WAIA President Pawel Mrugalski. “We are dedicated to our Sydney peers by bringing new services and content onto […]

By Alan Arnott and Michael Langenheim Alan Arnott is a Technology Lawyer with Arnotts Technology Lawyers and Michael Langenheim is a Barrister at 4th Floor Selborne Chambers. Dallas Buyers Club LLC (DBC) is the copyright owner or an entity with the right to distribute in Australia the Oscar winning film Dallas Buyers Club, which was […]

The IX Australia network is pleased to launch a new peering service in New Zealand. Auckland IX (ALK-IX) is a carrier-neutral peering exchange service, initially available within The Data Centre at 220 Queen St Auckland. “The launch of ALK-IX is a natural expansion for the services we offer,” said IX-Australia Technical Manager, Joe Wooller. “We […]