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Gold Fields Australia installs LTE network, supplied by Challenge Networks, at its Granny Smith mine

Critical Comms reports on how private LTE network supllied by Challenge Networks is paying dividends for one of the world’s biggest gold producers. Gold Fields is a South Africa-based gold mining company with operations in several countries, including four operating mines in Australia. In order to improve its operations, the company recently installed a private LTE network at [...]

March 9th, 2017|News|

Challenge Networks Nominated for 2017 COMMSDAY Edison Awards

Today it has been announced that Challenge Networks is one of 40 finalists  for the Edison Awards, CommsDay’s new telecom industry award program, to be held on Thursday March 16 in Sydney. The Edisons goal is to identify the best-of-breed businesses, organisations and individuals in each recognised industry vertical market and honour them publicly. Challenge Networks in one [...]

February 16th, 2017|News|

Challenge Networks sign 5 year Panel Contract with Telstra

Challenge Networks have been awarded a 5 year contract with Telstra Operations for the provision of Supplementary Services, following a successful on-boarding process and joint signing of a Panel Contract. Commenting on this exciting development, Jack Smyth (Director) said “This is a landmark step forward in our ongoing partnership and services business relationship with Telstra, [...]

January 23rd, 2017|News|

Challenge Networks Secures 1800 MHz Spectrum in Remote Australia

Under the ACMA revised regulatory measures and new access arrangements for 1800 MHz in remote Australia, Challenge Networks has secured significant spectrum holdings in remote parts of Western Australia, South Australia, and the Northern Territories. With the new licensing arrangements, 30 MHz of valuable LTE 1800 MHz band (LTE Band 3) has been set aside [...]

April 26th, 2016|News|

Beach Energy 4G (LTE) Network grabs media attention

The Beach Energy LTE network supplied by Challenge Networks grabs some media attention. "Australia’s largest onshore oil producer Beach Energy is rolling out a private 4G/LTE network in a bid to improve communications across its Cooper Basin gas fields. The Adelaide-based energy exploration and production company’s core operations are spread across 56,000 square kilometres in [...]

March 18th, 2016|News|

Beach Energy improves safety, efficiency and communications with private LTE (4G) Network

Melbourne Australia – January, 7, 2016 – Challenge networks, with technology partners Cisco and Nokia Networks, today announced that Beach Energy Limited (ASX: BPT, “Beach Energy”) has implemented a private LTE network in the oil and gas-rich Cooper Basin of South Australia.  The deployment represents the first stage of Beach’s investment in private 4G LTE [...]

January 7th, 2016|News|

Challenge Networks becomes partner for Cisco Premium Mobile Broadband (PMB) solution

Its been announced today that Challenge Networks Pty Ltd has become a registered partner for the Cisco Premium Mobile Broadband (PMB) solution. Challenge networks will work closely with both the Cisco Australia and Cisco Global teams on Premium Mobile Broadband (private LTE) market development in Australia and internationally. Challenge Networks will provide equipment, services and total solutions [...]

December 15th, 2015|News|