Far from impacting network performance, average nbn steaming speeds for Netflix and YouTube were slightly higher in May than during the pre-COVID baseline.
RTI Connectivity has deployed the second and final leg of the Japan-Guam-Australia cable system, which has an initial design capacity of at least 24 Tbps.
NBN Co has reached its FY20 target of completing 99% of the principal rollout one month ahead of schedule despite the disruptive impact of natural disasters.
NBN Co has extended its offer of 40% higher CVC capacity for its retail service provider customers until 19 August to help RSPs return to their usual operations.
The nbn is continuing to see high usage over its network as a result of the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, but speeds have recovered despite the higher demand.
Complaints to the TIO related to not having a working phone or internet service surged nearly 70% from Q2 to Q3 following the devastating bushfires and floods.
NBN Co has secured $6.1bn in private sector financing to help the company start the process of paying off its loan from the government.
Peak throughput over the nbn access network grew to a record-high 13.9 Tbps on Wednesday due to the COVID-19 lockdown and demand from gamers.
NBN Co will extend its COVID-19 relief offer of 40% additional CVC capacity for its retail service provider customers for a further two months.
NBN Co plans to support RSPs in offering targeted relief packages for low-income families with school children, small businesses and essential service providers.
As we hunker down to work or study from home, many will struggle with inadequate telecommunications, especially those with FTTN delivered over old copper wires.
The nbn is comfortably managing the increased traffic caused by the social isolation measures, despite peak throughput growing more than 25% during busy hours.
Complaints by consumers about telecommunications services fell by 25.9% year-on-year during Q4 of 2019, with the nbn seeing even better improvements.