Telstra had been running a telecommunications convention called Connect 2013. They had an open session when staff members could go down there. So I headed on down. Officially we were allowed in at 11am. I got there like two minutes and had to wait two minutes. Very prompt were they.
It was a . . . → Read More: Connect 2013
Greg’s Cable Map
A map of the worlds undersea cable systems with quite a lot of detail.
. . . → Read More: Other Things Wednesdays – 2011 July 27
REACH has an office in Petronas Towers. I had to do a phone conference call. But I found that my work mobile did now work while in Malaysia. Rather than use my own mobile and because the APRICOT conference was in the same complex as Petronas Towers, I headed over to the office. . . . → Read More: Visiting Petronas Towers
Sai-Ping, Raymond and the others are down from HK to do some work here for the week. So we headed out for a pub lunch. Well we went past what is no longer the Paddington Arms to find that the Grand National was closed, bypassed the London and ended up at the Paddington . . . → Read More: A lunch at work
Sia-Ping and Raymond had been down this week so we went on a Team Building session the in the afternoon. Probably it was 8 years too late, but that’s REACH for you, never one to spend money where money can be avoided being spent. Alas, some of . . . → Read More: Team Building
I did my first ever Cisco training, a five day course squeezed into three on Cisco QOS. This was not enough time. Sadly Matthew thinks that all courses are given too much time and thinks you can do the work of 5 days in 3. It needed at least 4 days. But I learned a . . . → Read More: Cisco QOS training
I spent three days in North Sydney at the Juniper Office doing training on Juniper Routers. It has severely impacted my very poor knowledge of Cisco commands as Juniper has a much better and very similar command structure.
And I bumped into Stilgherrian, met Kate for the first time and then Pong over lunch . . . → Read More: Juniper training
Well we went out onto the harbour as is the tradition at Reach. This year’s event was a complete turn around from last year. Good weather, a nice boat, no danger of drowning and good food. I ate mostly with the accounting section, they are good company. I did not remember to take my camera, . . . → Read More: Reach’s Christmas Dinner
I have started working with Telstra at 400 George street one day a week. Normally I’ll be there on Fridays.