AMCOM, VOCUS and M2 merger

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As of 1st of Feb Vocus and Amcom have come together. 

 

Vocus and Amcom have come together to provide Australian and New Zealand businesses with a true telecommunications alternative that provides enhanced network reach and outstanding customer service.

 

It’s still early days for our merger and there will be many exciting developments to come. We will continue to keep you up-to-date with any changes and to help we’ve outlined answers to some of the early questions.


Vocus’s combined capability now includes:

  • 11,000km of Fibre Optic Network
  • 3,000+ on-net buildings
  • 20,000+ near-net buildings
  • 22 Data Centres
  • 25 offices, 600 staff across Australia and New Zealand
  • International connectivity throughout Asia and the United States
  • Award-winning Unified Communications
  • Proven leadership in public and private Cloud services

What does the merger mean for Vocus and Amcom?

 

Together, Vocus and Amcom have come together as a $1.5 billion* telecommunications provider. We offer Australian businesses unparalleled customer experience and capability, and that’s why we are a true alternative.


 

Has Amcom changed to Vocus?

The Amcom brand is now part of the Vocus Group. From 1st February 2016, we will only have the Vocus brand in market.


 

Is there anything my business needs to do differently?

 

No, there has been no change to your service or account.


 

What if I buy services from both Vocus and Amcom? Will I be given a new account manager?

 

It’s business as usual, any changes to your account manager and points of contact will be communicated in due course.


 

Will my support contacts change?

 

No, all support channels remain the same. www.vocus.com.au/contact-us


 

Are there any changes to my services?

 

No. All of your existing Vocus services will remain the same. We will communicate any changes as needed.


 

Who do I contact if I have more questions?

 

Your Vocus account manager is your first point of contact, alternatively email info@vocus.com.au


 

Are things at Vocus and Amcom going to be more awesome?

 

Yes! We’ve got big plans to shake up the market. Keep an eye out for more news as we progress.


 

*Total market cap

 

Vocus and M2 Merger Approved.

 

We’re pleased to announce that on the 5th February, 2016, M2 Group Ltd and Vocus Communications Limited obtained the final court approval to proceed with the merger of the two companies.

 

First announced in September 2015, the merger will create Australia’s fourth largest telco by market capitalisation and will operate under the Vocus brand.

 

Vocus Chairman David Spence said “this is an excellent outcome for both companies. The merger creates a new force in the telecommunications industry, capable of delivering great outcomes.

 

“We look forward to maximising all the opportunities the merger provides, by continuing on a joint basis the tremendous success that each of M2 and Vocus has achieved so far.”

 

Check back on our website for further information about the merger as it happens.

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