The Executive Committee of the Western Australian Internet Association hereby give notice of a Special General Meeting. Date: Wednesday 17th April 2013 Venue: The Hyatt Regency, 99 Adelaide Tce, Perth Start: 4:30pm for welcome drinks with proceedings commencing at 5.00pm, including Juniper Networks presentation ‘Let’s Build The Best’. Cost: Attendance is Free RSVP: Visit letsbuildthebest.splashthat.com […]

The IX Australia network enjoys continued growth with the launch of a new POP at Over the Wire’s flagship facility at 100 Wickham in Queensland. QLD-IX is part of the IX-Australia network operated by the Western Australian Internet Association (Inc). “Extending our reach to Over the Wire’s datacenter at 100 Wickham provides increased peering options […]

The Western Australian Internet Association (WAIA) has appointed a new President, Pawel Mrugalski, following Richard Keeves’ decision to step down at the February Executive Committee meeting. Pawel has been involved with WAIA for the past three years on the Executive Committee and was recently appointed Secretary at the 2013 AGM. During a short but busy […]

Following IX Australia’s move to price parity across all IXs back in July, a further price reduction is being issued across the network with 10GigE peering reducing from $550 (exc GST) per month to $450 (exc GST per month). As a member driven not-for-profit association, WAIA makes it a priority to ensure our members are […]

WAIA continues to provide new services for members. WAIA is pleased to announce that Colo is available for members within Storeroom 2 at QV1. Members can take 4RU of space with 1 amp power at a cost of $250 exc GST per month. Available now, limited to one place per member on a first come […]

The WAIA AGM was held on Tuesday 24 September at The Hyatt in Perth. It was great to see so many of our members in person. Thank you to all who took the time to come down and participate. The AGM included a special resolution to introduce changes to the Constitution. These were voted in […]

Can’t make it to the AGM? Stream it online! WAIA has grown to include many interstate (and overseas) members, so this year we are streaming our AGM so that everyone can watch online. A special thanks to the team at Perth Linux Users Group (PLUG) who will be managing the broadcast. To find the stream […]

WAIA is selling a second hand Cisco 7606 loaded with the following; NAME: “CISCO7606”, DESCR: “Cisco Systems Cisco 7600 6-slot Chassis System” NAME: “module 1”, DESCR: “WS-X6704-10GE CEF720 4 port 10-Gigabit Ethernet Rev. 1.5” NAME: “module 2”, DESCR: “WS-X6748-SFP CEF720 48 port 1000mb SFP Rev. 1.3” NAME: “module 3”, DESCR: “WS-X6748-GE-TX CEF720 48 port 10/100/1000mb […]

As a member driven not-for-profit association, WAIA makes it a priority to deliver a range of services that provide the best possible benefit for our member community. As part of successful expansion, IX-Australia peering services will move to price parity across all exchanges in the IX-Australia network, effective for September services. This means 1GB peering […]

Tim Nagy from Juniper Networks presented a talk at the WAIA special meeting on “Defining your NBN Service Offerings” following the WAIA Special General Meeting held in April. Tim’s talk was very technically focused around the overview NBN Connectivity mechanics. His presentation stepped through choosing a subscriber termination type, automating subscriber connections and sample BNG […]