ICON provides an unmetered and cost effective telecommunication services to 146 Australian Government agencies and service providers, across 3,849 fibre links within the Australian Capital Territory.
ICON is a network of fibre optic links allowing secure communication of information with a classification up to PROTECTED without the need for additional encryption. ICON enables the connection of a building occupied by a Commonwealth entity to one of the following:
- a building occupied by a different Commonwealth entity
- a building occupied by the same Commonwealth entity
- a building occupied by a Commonwealth entity service provider (e.g. a data centre).