Telco sector welcomes nbn speed stats

03 August, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Communications Alliance has criticised the ACCC's decision to monitor nbn speeds against maximum plan speeds rather than the speeds advertised by providers.

7% of nbn users get less than half max speed

31 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The ACCC's second Measuring Broadband Australia found some improvements in average nbn broadband speeds, but also some cause for concern.

MyRepublic fined over nbn speed claims

23 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The ACCC has fined nbn retail service provider MyRepublic over $25,000 for allegedly providing inaccurate and insufficient information about nbn speeds.

Australia's international capacity gets a big boost

20 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Hawaiki subsea cable spanning Australia, New Zealand and the US is ready for service, lifting Australia's international capacity by several times.

TIO calls for industry action over lost numbers

19 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The TIO has urged nbn retail service providers to amend their migration processes to reduce the volume of existing fixed line numbers lost during the transition.

Australian networking market has a banner Q1

06 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Australian networking market was off to a promising start during the first quarter, according to IDC.

nbn co launches NNI link to help RSPs connect

06 July, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

Alternative form of access to nbn co's Points of Interconnect aims to help retail providers increase their footprint and better manage customer experience.

nbn nearly complete in rural areas

03 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The nbn rollout is nearing full completion outside of major urban areas, while 4m premises nationwide are now active on the network.

Industrial IoT on the agenda at China summit

03 July, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

Six thousand participants will meet at the IoT Co-Creation Summit in November to discuss the future of the Industrial Internet of Things.

VPN accessibility restricted by China

28 June, 2018

VPN Special has reported a 200% spike in the number of VPN users from China in the past few days.

nbn co signs $100m deal with Macquarie Telecom

28 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Macquarie Telecom will provide its full suite of business class voice, data and SD-WAN services over the nbn through a new six-year agreement with nbn co.

Australian telcos must get serious about SD-WAN

27 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian telecoms operators facing declining data and IP revenues must consider filling the gap with SD-WAN and other managed network services.

Vocus wins deal to deliver PNG-Solomon Islands cable

20 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Australian Government has awarded Vocus Communications a $136.6m contract to deploy a subsea cable linking PNG and the Soloman Islands with Australia.

Adelaide's Ten Gigabit signs up 1000 buildings

18 June, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

More than 1000 buildings have signed up to join the City of Adelaide's high-speed fibre-optic network, with 500 more on the waiting list.

NZ's UFB now extends to all of Christchurch

05 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The rollout of New Zealand's Ultrafast Broadband fibre broadband network in Christchurch has been completed a year ahead of schedule.

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