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The Australian Open Computing Directory lists organisations providing products and services in Australia across the whole spectrum of Open Computing including: Linux, BSD, Unix, Apache, and many other Open Source and proprietary Open Computing products and systems.

AUUG Member and non-member organisations are listed separately in alphabetic order, with detailed information included for AUUG Members under the categories:

Organisations or professionals wishing to be listed should refer to the notes.

Disclaimer: AUUG supplies the information in this directory in good faith based on information supplied by the vendors listed.  AUUG Inc makes no warranty as to its accuracy.  AUUG will not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage suffered by you or others arising out of the provision of services or goods by vendors listed or for any inaccuracy of information, whether negligent or not, supplied to you.  "Consequential loss" includes but is not limited to: loss of profit; loss of goodwill or similar financial loss; payment made or due to any third party; damage caused by delay in the supply of services.

Service and Product Providers (AUUG Corporate Members)

Apple Computer

16 Rodborough Road
Frenchs Forest NSW 2086
Tel: 133 622
Fax: 02 9641 8160

Apple ignited the personal computer revolution and now provides innovative hardware, software and Internet offerings to the enterprise market too. Unix-based Mac OS X, Xserve and Xserve RAID are part of the powerful and reliable enterprise solution from Apple. Apple hardware and software are designed to work seamlessly together, and with the rest of an IT deployment, whether Windows, Unix, Macintosh, Linux or any combination thereof. Apple Enterprise Solutions -- built on UNIX, designed for the real world.

Custom Technology Australia Pty Ltd

Level 22, 259 George Street
Sydney  NSW  2000
Postal Address:  PO Box 514, Beecroft, NSW, 2119
Tel: 02 9659 9590
Fax: 02 9659 9510
Contact: Gordon Hubbard

Our vision is to deliver Open Systems that provide real competitive advantage to our business partners.  To achieve this we provide value added product distribution, technical support, integration and development services for Open Systems based on Linux and UNIX.  CustomTech is the Australian Samsung SDS Certified Distributor for "Samsung Contact".  "Contact" is the Exchange® alternative that runs on Red Hat Linux, Solaris, HP-UX or AIX and allows you to choose between using Outlook® and a broad range of standard IMAP/POP clients or the "Contact" 'native' collaboration client.  CustomTech is also Australian Distributor for Joydesk and a SCO Authorised Partner.

Cybersource Pty. Ltd.

Level 4, 10 Queen St
Melbourne VIC  3000
Tel: 03 9621 2377
Fax: 03 9621 2477
Contact: Con Zymaris

Cybersource is Australia's leading provider of IT services in the areas focusing on Linux, Unix, TCP/IP and Windows.  With 11 years in operation, and cutting edge knowledge, Cybersource is renowned throughout the industry as a supplier of high quality technical services and products.

Everything Linux

40 East Street
Five Dock NSW  2046
Postal Address: PO Box 243 Croydon, NSW 2132
Tel: 0500 500 368 (02 8752 6666)
Fax: 02 9712 3977
Contact: Sales

Everything Linux, the alternative operating system store.  Specialising in books, software, distributions, merchandise and hardware that works with Linux.  Also supplies other alternative operating systems software and books like BSD, Solaris and Mac OS X.  EverythingLinux Systems specialises in Medium to Enterprise Linux based solutions and systems, including Thin Clients.

Samsung SDS

Contact: Contact Australian, UK and US based support staff at

For sales visit the Australian distributor

Your users love Outlook®, but you hate Exchange®? Keep the client they love but replace the costly server software behind it with Samsung Contact on Linux or UNIX.  Samsung Contact integrates directly with Outlook®, so your users won't notice any significant difference.  Contact also includes support for a broad range of standard IMAP and POP clients and runs on Red Hat Linux, Solaris, HP-UX and AIX.  Optional Samsung Contact 'native' clients are an alternative to Outlook® and deliver messaging and collaborative functions via Web browsers or run directly on both Windows and Linux workstations.

Sun Microsystems Australia Pty Ltd

828 Pacific Highway
Gordon NSW 2072
Postal Address: Private Bag 10, Gordon NSW 2072
Tel: 02 9844 5000
Fax: 02 9418 2015

Since its inception in 1982, a singular vision - The Network Is The Computer[tm] - has propelled Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq:SUNW) to its position as a leading provider of industrial-strength hardware, software and services that make the Net work.

Sun's Products & Services include a comprehensive range of hardware, software, solutions and support, training and consulting services. For more information visit

Tellurian Pty Ltd

Level 7
19 North Terrace
Hackney SA 5069
Postal Address: as above
Tel: 08 8130 3100
Fax: 08 8130 3199
Contact: Martin Leadbeater
ABN: 70 069 073 267
ACN: 069 073 267

Tellurian provides system a range of operating system and application support services from break-fix, low overhead contracts to 24x7 full service system maintenance contracts. Our staff have experience with a wide range of platforms and we are comfortable with heterogenous, multi-platform environments.

We can also provide technical review and software development services for new systems and system integration, especially to get extra mileage and better return on investment from legacy systems.

Professional Services (AUUG Individual Members)

Philip Butler

C/- Realtime Holdings Pty Ltd
18 Moray Street
Bentleigh East Vic 3165
Tel: 02 8086 8080
Fax: 02 8086 8088

Unix, Linux, Open Systems, TCP/IP Networks, software programming and porting.  Maintenance and support for "UxFax2" Unix fax server and "Print Control" report writer software.

Adrian Close

C/- Fernhill Pty Ltd
1/3 Colman Road
Warranwood VIC 3134
Tel: 03 9876 6844
Fax: 03 9876 6855

Adrian specialises in network security solutions, with a particular interest in OpenBSD-based firewalls and VPNs. Adrian is also available for random acts of system administration and network engineering.

Mr Andrew Foster

C/- Solutions First
Suite 204
16 Hunter Street
Hornsby NSW 2077
Postal address: PO Box 2012 Hornsby NSW 1635
Tel: 02 9476 0076
Fax: 02 9476 0082

Solutions First provide practical, open computing based solutions in network consultancy and web development.  We also offer packaged services including managed firewalls and remote backup.

André Joanisse

C/- Marpware Pty Ltd
PO Box 7073
Redhead NSW 2290
Tel: 02 4946 0003
Fax: 02 4946 0005

André specialises in setting up Linux systems for businesses in the Newcastle area.  RedHat, Mandrake, SME Server are his specialities both on the server side as well as the desktop.

Steve Landers

C/- Digital Smarties Pty Ltd
PO Box 717
Willetton WA 6155
Tel: 08 9313 6868
Fax: 08 9313 6977

Digital Smarties offers skills in system and software architecture, software design and implementation, interface and interaction design, technology evaluation and software project management.

Greg Lehey

C/- LEMIS (SA) Pty Ltd
PO Box 460
Echunga SA 5153
Tel: 08 8388 8286
Fax: 08 8388 8725

Greg specializes in software and hardware for free UNIX-related systems, notably FreeBSD.  Located near Adelaide, South Australia, he is active world-wide in software development.

David Newall

C/- DNA Pty Ltd
96 Collins Street
Clearview SA 5085
Tel: 0411 121 341

David turns problem projects into successes. He has a broad knowledge of computing, especially unix, and a talent for simplicity. Can he help you? Yes!

Service and Product Providers (Non-Member Organisations)

Anchor Systems Pty Ltd

Level 1, Unit 9, 160 Bourke Road
South Sydney Corporate Park
Alexandria NSW 2015
Tel: 02 9667 1444
Fax: 02 8338 9722
Contact: Andrew Rogers

Babel Com Australia Pty Ltd

2/83 Birkley Road
Manly NSW 2095
Tel: 02 9400 0400
Fax: 02 9400 0016
Contact: David Elson

Babel Com Australia Pty Ltd

101/500 Flinders Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Tel: 03 9620 0316
Fax: 02 9400 0016


2-4 Mavron St
Ashwood VIC 3147
Tel: 03 9807 8600
Fax: 03 9807 9300
Contact: Adam Crow

Digital Distribution Global Financial Services Pty Ltd

65 Leceister Street
Parkside SA 5063
Tel: 08 8272 0050
Contact: Justin Clift <>

LcdS Pty Ltd

856B Canning Highway
Applecross WA 6153
Tel: 041 888 9794
Fax: 08 9364 8171
Contact: Daniel Baldoni

Linux Servers Australia

Harding Bvd Mt
Warren Park QLD 4207
Tel: 07 3804 7400
Contact: Ronald C. Bell

Andrew Pam

Serious Cybernetics
P.O. Box 477
Blackburn VIC 3130
Tel: 0421 775 358

Signal 3 Pty Ltd

PO Box 560
Eastwood NSW 2122
Tel: 02 9874 0866
Fax: 02 9858 4787
Contact: Ivan Lobo

Squiz Pty Ltd

92 Jarrett Street
Leichhardt NSW 2040
Tel: 02 9568 6866
Fax: 02 9568 6733
Contact: Steve Barker

STRATEGOS Australia Pty Ltd

9 Sunbury Crescent
Surrey Hills VIC 3127 Mobile: 0414 616 019
Contact: TIM O'LEARY

tekmax tasmania

45 York St
Bellerive TAS 7018
Tel: 03 6245 1641
Fax: 03 6245 1541
Contact: Bob Purdon

Terminus Network Services

PO Box 7586
Cloisters Square  WA  6850
Tel: 08 9213 0888
Fax: 08 9213 0889
Contact: Jeremy Malcolm

TUXnet - Linux Network Solutions

2/2 Sitar Crt
Burwood East VIC 3151
Tel: 1300 889 638