ICON provides dark fibre links that are an unmetered and cost effective telecommunication services to Australian Government entities across the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
ICON comprises a network of fibre optic links connecting Commonwealth agency tenancies and data centres within the ACT, allowing secure communication of information with a classification up to PROTECTED without the need for additional encryption. The ICON network enables the connection of a building occupied by a Commonwealth entity to one 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 (i.e. Data Centre).