Optus wins insurance contract extension

By on
Optus wins insurance contract extension

Workers compensation insurer provider Insurance and Care NSW (icare) has awarded Optus with a contract to supply telecommunications services for a three-year term.

The extension is worth $2.6 million, and is an extension of a 2017 agreement to provide “telecommunications as a service.”

The contract covers fixed data telecommunications services covering wide area network (WAN) links between icare offices and the SIP voice trunks.

The tender was published last month but the contract commenced on 10 November 2018 and will finish on 9 November 2021.

icare, founded in 2015 to replace Workcover NSW, provides workers' compensation insurance to public and private sector employers in NSW and their employees.

Got a news tip for our journalists? Share it with us anonymously here.
Copyright © CRN Australia. All rights reserved.

Most Read Articles

You must be a registered member of CRN to post a comment.
| Register


The channel is a juicy hacking target - are you improving security?
YES - recent attacks on MSPs spurred us to action
YES - we're ALWAYS improving our security stance
YES - we've noticed new forms of attack
NO - we're confident our past efforts are enough, but are always vigilant
NO - we don't see the need for change at this time
View poll archive

Log In

Username / Email:
  |  Forgot your password?