The nbn: who's to blame?

24 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The current government is mostly to blame for the "train wreck" that is the current state of the nbn, according to Paul Budde.

nbn was a "big mistake": Turnbull

23 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The PM has attempted to shift the blame to Labor, asserting that setting up nbn co in the first place was a costly mistake.

nbn needs protection to make a profit

23 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The government may have to reconsider extending the broadband levy to mobile broadband services and introducing other protections for the nbn to ever turn a profit, according to nbn co CEO Bill Morrow.

Connect your business to the GigCity network

20 October, 2017

Businesses are being invited to connect to Australia's first GigCity network in Adelaide.

nbn complaints surge 159% in FY17

18 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman recorded strong growth in complaints about internet, landline and mobile services during FY17, driven in part by a spike in nbn-related complaints.

Future of nbn could be mobile

12 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The nbn could be salvaged by providing fibre backhaul for mobile tower last-mile connections, Paul Budde has predicted.

ACCC halts decision on nbn SAU variation

09 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The ACCC will hold off on making a decision whether to accept nbn co's proposed variation to its SAU pricing arrangements until an industry consultation on the nbn's pricing model concludes.

Launtel launches 1 Gbps nbn service in Hobart

03 October, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Launtel has launched a new gigabit nbn service in Hobart five months after introducing the service in Launceston, and aims to transform Tasmania into the nation's first gigabit state.

nbn co unveils new price model for business services

27 September, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

nbn co will cap the maximum spend for wholesale business-grade nbn services as part of a new pricing model developed to help retail service providers better provide for medium to large businesses.

The nbn for SMEs: not business grade yet

25 September, 2017 by Paul Brooks

Many small-to-medium businesses are stuck with having to use consumer-grade nbn connections.

Businesses must act to move special services to nbn

20 September, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

nbn is urging businesses to act now to plan for the migration of their special networking services to the nbn before the first forced connection of these services.

More data for Sky Muster users

19 September, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Retailers will soon be able to offer up to 50% more data at peak times and double data at off-peak times to its users in rural and remote areas.

Internet Australia's top members to step down

18 September, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Internet Australia's executive director Laurie Patton, chairwoman Anne Hurley and secretary George Fung have all announced they will not be standing for re-election at an upcoming AGM.

Transport network upgrade deployed by Vodafone NZ

13 September, 2017

A live 400-gigabit wavelength optical system has been deployed by Vodafone New Zealand, in order to futureproof its national transport network.

Senate committee endorses telco reform bills

08 September, 2017 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

A Senate Standing Committee has recommended that parliament pass a new telecoms reform package that would ensure funding for the loss-making fixed wireless and satellite components of the nbn.

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