Home Journalist Stan Beer
Stan Beer

Stan Beer

Stan Beer co-founded iTWire in 2005. With 30 plus years of experience working in IT and Australian technology media, Beer has published articles in most of the IT publications that have mattered, including the AFR, The Australian, SMH, The Age, as well as a multitude of trade publications.

Thursday, 08 March 2018 07:08

Vocus appoints Bob Mansfield as new chair

Former Telstra chair and current deputy chairman of Vocus Bob Mansfied has taken the reins as a non-executive independent chairman of the board, replacing Vaughan Bowen who has announced his resignation from the board.

With the two largest Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) attacks in history occurring in the past week, US-based security vendor Netscout Systems has taken the opportunity to partner with an Australian solutions provider in a DDOS mitigation reseller deal.

In what it describes as ‘dramatic discounts on its top-tier internet access plans’ NBN Co has unveiled a new lower cost wholesale pricing structure for retail service providers. Some welcome the move, while political critics have labelled the announcement as a capitulation.

Page 1 of 1836