Foundation Organisational Members*


AARNet Pty Ltd operates Australia's Academic and Research Network - AARNet. It is a not-for-profit company limited by shares which are held by 37 Australian Universities and the CSIRO. AARNet delivers high-capacity Internet based services to clients in the research and education sector and is connected to the international Research and Education networks.

Affordable Computer Repairs and Service
Affordable Computer Repairs and Service is a successful IT Service and computer repair business based in Brisbane. We assist individuals and businesses in accessing the internet, trouble shooting internet connection difficulties and advising on the advantages of cloud storage for personal and business use.

Ampwest Communications
Ampwest Communications is a leading provider of specialised data networks, system and e-business services to medium enterprises. Ampwest has developed a complete range of services and capabilities to fully meet medium enterprises' ICT needs including management and support services, technology services such as VoIP, standard & custom VPN's, broadband, transmission, system integration and multi-media web & print market communications and e-business. It has significant alliances with major wholesale suppliers, and has established three data centres to centrally host shared services.

Australian Lending Centre
The Australian Lending Centre is one of Australia's leading private lenders offering debt consolidation, short term loans and business finance solutions.

BKB Internet
BKB Internet is a leading business-to-business communication service provider that focuses on leveraging technological advances in communication to deliver more agile, innovative and cost-effective solutions to business.

Capital Hill Consulting
Capital Hill Consulting is an experienced consulting firm that can establish sound management, information and government strategies for your business or industry. If you have a contribution to make on a national or industry level and want to communicate your message to government or investors, Capital Hill Consulting has the experience and skills that make the difference. We draw on two decades of senior management experience including successful senior government positions, political campaigns, cooperative research management and effective information technology project management.

The Centre for Community Networking Research
CCNR at Monash University is a co-operatively funded centre whose mission is to develop and implement evaluation frameworks within the environment of emerging community uses of ICTs. Its work will provide tools to document and measure the impact of community networking projects and activities to the community, government, academia, and others.

Conexim web hosting Australia
Conexim is a leader in the Australian web hosting and domain name registration market, serving a wide range of clients from small and medium businesses to large corporations and the government. Core offerings include web hosting, virtual private servers, dedicated managed servers, co-location and domain name registration services. All infrastructure is locally owned and managed to provide speed, reliability and quality support.

Credit Card Compare
Credit Card Compare gathers all the data relating to all available credit cards into a central site, and makes it available for visitors to easily compare like for like before applying for their new card online. Thousands of people have used the advanced Beat My Card tool and on average saved $2,500 each avoiding fees and high interest rates.

Credit Card Finder is an Australian credit card comparison and information service that helps you find the right credit card. They specialise in providing comprehensive comparison through their informative guides that help you understand all the facets of comparing credit cards.

Credit Card Offers
Credit Card Offers provides the Australian consumer with the right information to help them compare and make the best choice for their credit card. Visitors can compare a large range of credit cards for free and are provided access to secure online credit card applications.

Creditworld is an Australian personal finance comparison website founded in 2005 in order to give Australians access to clear, easy to digest information when shopping around for retail banking products. It is one of the leading financial comparison groups in Australia and is independently-owned, so you can be sure you are getting real choice and credible, honest and valuable ratings.

Crucial Paradigm
Crucial Paradigm is an Australian-owned, privately held web hosting company that has been operating since 2003. With facilities in Australia ( and the United States ( we have built a strong brand by offering affordable products and services and high levels of customer support. We continue to disrupt markets by pioneering new technologies and by delivering new innovative ways for our customers to make money. Crucial Paradigm is a business built around its customer's needs; we're friendly, flexible and honest.

Deakin University, Information Technology Services Division
Information Technology Services Division (ITSD) at Deakin University is responsible for all of the ICT and Audio-visual requirements of the University that include 5,500 network connections, 4,500 staff and 33,000 students. ITSD has a staff of approximately 180 IT Professionals across a range of disciplines, including Project Managers, Networking, Systems, Applications (Oracle, PHP and Web) and Desktop technologies. The Division has staff at the five campuses of the University including the three geographic districts of Geelong, Melbourne and Warrnambool.

Dejan SEO
Dejan SEO is your one-stop shop for search engine optimisation. While you are dealing with the day-to-day aspects of your business, we will be working hard to make sure that your online presence sets your business up for a long-term impression on your target market. Your website will be seen by your target audience without the monetary layout that usually accompanies a sustained marketing effort. Our services include: link building, reputation management, viral marketing, on-site optimisation and social media development. If you are ready to set yourself apart from your competition in a professional and cost-effective way, then do not hesitate to call Dejan SEO.

Domain Name Registrar (Australia) Pty Limited
Domain Name Registrar (Australia) is an auDA accredited registrar providing domain name registration and supporting consultancy together with professional email services and web site hosting to the Australian corporate community.

Dreamtilt offers a range of high speed wireless broadband for residential, business and industry in Gladstone, Queensland and surrounding areas. We provide VoIP solutions, dialup internet, web hosting and design services with a dedication to local customer service. We also host a number of Wifi hotspots in Gladstone where Dreamtilt members can connect for free.

GNA eMarketing
Based in Sydney, GNA eMarketing is experienced and skilled in web design, app development and online marketing. We collaborate with your ideas creatively and strategically to help you build an attractive website which will reach potential customers and generate sales. Whether you own a small family business or large corporation, we can cater a package that suits your special needs and business nature. Our packages include various features and functions such as e-commerce, shopping cart, payment facilities, web hosting, client inquiry form, etc.

Grampians Rural Health Alliance Network
GRHANet has the aim of implementing and sustaining a broadband information and communications technology network within the Grampians Region of Victoria. Funded by the Australian Government for the benefit of the Health Sector, the project will provide additional benefits to regional businesses and communities by establishing surplus bandwidth. This additional revenue will help to ensure the long-term viability of GRHANet and be a significant boost to economic development in the region.

Hovtek Pty. Limited
Hovtek is a company committed to providing cost-effective quality consultancy and design services. We are particularly focused to the needs of SMEs and Aid-Funded projects in developing countries and customize our goods and services to meet our clients' individual needs. We are designer, manufacturer and wholesaler of Scientific, Medical and Educational Goods and Services, in addition to our core business interests of 'Quality Safety & Environmental Services & Standards' and 'TurnKey Project Management' including procurement.

Inomial is a provider of software and services to the internet industry. Our popular billing software, called Smile, is the premier billing, ordering and accounts receivable platform for ISPs, telcos and utility providers.

At IntaServe we deliver domain name registrar, web site hosting, e- commerce, and data centre solutions. Our over-riding goal is to provide high value access to business, Government and individuals across the Australian Internet community. Being a Hostway Corporation company we enjoy the advantages of true global coverage with offices in 14 locations across the world and with management of over 400,000 hosted domains.

IP Neighborhood
IP Neighborhood is a Business Intelligence and Brand Protection service that enables you to identify new markets, research your competitors and protect your Intellectual Property. We provide real-time access to information relating to Domain Names, IP addresses, Trademarks and Company Registration. Popular services include: Whois History, Reverse IP Lookup, Domain Name Monitoring, Domain Due Diligence, Trademark Search as well as Domain Name Sales History. Our automated tools can alert you when 3rd parties register domains or trademarks that may infringe on your intellectual property. If you want to know everything about a domain name, website or trade mark, then contact IP Neighborhood.

While others are talking about it, IPv6Now makes it possible for you to access the next generation Internet world right now! We provide all the services you need to get IPv6 up and running in your organisation, including: IPv6 dual-stack hosting of your Web, email and DNS; SLA IPv6 tunnels to give you access to the IPv6 Internet; high level and technical level vendor-independent training; and much more. In addition, we can offer strategic advice so that your business can exploit opportunities from IPv6 for maximum commercial value.

kmo is a leading website design and development agency located in Brisbane. Our services include custom web design, e-commerce and mobile applications. We specialise in creating user experiences that connect organisations with their target audience.

Kymodo Blue
Kymodo Blue provides reliable and professional IT solutions throughout Brisbane and Australia. Our services range from computer repairs, networking solutions, point of sales services, virus removal, web hosting and much more.

Layer10 is a specialist telecommunications engineering consulting/advisory practice staffed by experienced telco CTO/CIO-level experts, focussed on strategy and broadband network and service design to enterprises, carriers and service providers, and government. We specialise in DSL technologies, NGN design and operations, VoIP, designing and troubleshooting complex IP routing, as well as regulatory advice in these areas. If you have a project needing a 'temporary CTO' to ensure its success, Layer10 has the people to help out.

Maddocks, Lawyers
Maddocks is a leading Australian law firm that offers proven legal and strategic expertise in a broad range of practice areas and industry sectors, with a particular focus upon the legal and technological challenges involved in e-business and IT.

Make A Website
Make A Website is a site dedicated to learning how to create a website, with a free step by step guide. You will learn:
*What you need to get started
*How to make a website you can manage yourself
*Why you won't need any technical skills
*What software you need to make your website

Open Colleges
Open Colleges is Australia's leading distance education provider, offering more than 130 courses nationwide. More than 700,000 students have benefited from distance education courses delivered by Open Colleges since its inception in Australia in 1910.

Peter Bowey Computer Solutions
Peter Bowey has been assisting local Australians with computer Web Design, Web Publishing, Internet, Network and computer communication support since 1998. Our community objective is educating people on the safe use of the Internet and email. Our website has free self-help guides advising on current issues dealing with Spyware, Virus, Spam and Internet Security threats.

Tattam Software Enterprises Pty Ltd
Tattam Software Enterprises is a small software consultancy operated by Peter R. Tattam. Peter is well known within Internet circles for Trumpet Winsock, developed during his time at Trumpet Software International. He also operated one of Tasmania's first ISPs, TrumpNet, before departing the Trumpet Group in 2004. He has been active in the international IPv6 community by participating in the IETF IPv6 multi-homing working group and proposing solutions to IPv6 tunneling on demand. He maintained the Australian 6BONE whilst at Trumpet, and is an IPv6 Pioneer at the IPv6 forum. Peter continues his interest in internet software by maintaining a small IPv6-enabled DOS TCP/IP stack along with the recently reacquired Trumpet Winsock, now available as a private windows sockets API. Other software interests are operating systems, embedded systems and compiler development. He is currently providing software consulting to Medical-Objects Pty Ltd, producers of medical networking software and a high security HL7 medical network across Australia, and has been instrumental in developing the world's first working GELLO implementation.

Titan Web
Titan Web provides professional Web Design and Digital Marketing services to various sized businesses across Western Australia. Servicing local companies, Titan's established team will tailor a complete solution for your online needs.

Visible is a boutique SEO and SEM firm based in Perth, WA. With over 15 years of experience in online marketing, search engine optimisation, PPC management and link building, we service WA businesses with outstanding performance and results.

Webcontacts is an Australian online contact lenses retailer. Established in 1999, they supply direct to the consumer all major contact lens brands, such as Acuvue, Proclear, Dailies and Air Optix.

Website Setup
Website Setup is a free website building guide for beginners. It contains tutorials on WordPress, Drupal, Joomla and even HTML5. You'll learn how to set up a site, find a hosting provider and design your website.

The Western Australian Internet Association was initially formed in 1995 to be an authoritative body to represent the Internet community during the formation of new laws surrounding the medium. Today, its purpose is to provide support to all suppliers and users of online services in WA and to assist in the growth of the Internet industry generally. WAIA operates the WA Internet Exchange (WAIX) which is now the largest peering exchange in the southern hemisphere. WAIA's mission is:
* To support, encourage and advise of the development and use of on-line services and related innovations.
* To establish links with similar organisations.
* To support and protect the status, reputation and interests of Internet Access Providers (IAPs).
* To decide all questions of professional practice and conduct by IAPs.
* To support, encourage and advise on the establishment of similar organisations in other States.
* To assist the expansion of Internet usage within Western Australia and to promote informed discussion in all matters affecting the Internet, as the Association sees fit.

Whois is one of Australia's most innovative web hosting and domain registration companies. Whois offers a wide range of hosting solutions ranging from the very basic entry level cPanel based account, to global CDN based solutions for video streaming, live and premium content. Whois is proud to be Australia's first Official Partner of EdgeCast Networks.


*Whilst we welcome the much-needed financial assistance we receive from our Organisational Members we note that their support is a general acknowledgement of the value of our work and our role as a chapter of the global Internet Society, not necessarily an endorsement of each or all of our policies