Sirius Corporation (SIU)

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SIU

Stock Exchange / Sharemarket

Australian Securities Exchange

Sirius Corporation (SIU), formerly Sirius Telecommunications designs, builds and operates information management solutions on behalf of corporate clients, mainly in the telecommunications industry. SIU has three distinct business units: Sirius Converged Solutions, Phoneware and Sirius Managed Services.

The company was formed in 1990 as Tracom Australia Pty Limited, trading as a supplier of telex services. As technology evolved, Tracom changed to Faxlink Australia in 1993, and began providing fax services. In 2000, the company changed its status to a public company, and changed its name to Sirius Telecommunications. In FY05, SIU was restructured into three divisions: Phoneware, Sirius Converged Solutions and Sirius Managed Services, each with a unique positioning and focus.

Sirius differentiating factor is its tier 1 partnership with Avaya. This rating entitles Sirius to sell, install and manage enterprise-wide solutions to large corporations as a result of its capabilities and knowledge base. The company was listed on Australian stock market (ASX) on 19 December, 2000.

SIU has a large blue chip customer base which includes Computer Sciences Corporation, AGL, RAA, the Adelaide Bank, Qantas, Swan Hill Rural City Council, and BHP Billiton. Sirius's main competitors include other providers of information management solutions, and Voice Over Internet Protocol products, such as TBS, NEC, Skype, Avaya and Cisco.

The Company comprises two business: InfoMaster, which is a provider of online tools for planning and development assessment, and asset management software for governments and corporate clients looking to maintain infrastructure assets, and Sirius Managed Services (SMS) business focused on help-desk and operator services to government departments. On July 1, 2007, the Company acquired IFMA Pty Ltd.

This business provides help-desk and operator services to government departments in Canberra. The business holds ISO certified quality standards certification for the related personnel practices and procedures.

It is the intention of the division to focus on direct delivery and value-added services wherever possible. Some of the customers being serviced in the business include the Attorney-General's Department, Civil Aviation Safety Authority, AusAID and Department of Environment & Water Resources, to name a few.

Sirius Corporation (SIU) Products and Services

  • Designs, builds and operates information management solutions on behalf of corporate clients, mainly in the telecommunications industry.

Sirius Corporation (SIU) Locations and Subsidiaries

Sirius Corporation Head Office
Suite 2, Level 8, 616 St Kilda Road,
MELBOURNE, VIC, AUSTRALIA, 3004
Phone: 61 3 9520 7800
Fax: 61 3 9520 7950

Sirius Corporation (SIU) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 31 May, 2010 - 12:18

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