National Broadband Network

Nextgen’s NBN aggregation closes: should we reconsider 121 POIs?
07 Nov 2014 04:51 5

As a wholesale service provider for NBN Co's tails , Nextgen finally fallen to its knees after they announced order halts, price increases and encouragement to their RSP customers to migrate their customers off its “Virtual Connect” product – in essence, they are closing. As one of the first... Continue reading...

NBN Co releases FTTN map: but doesn't distinguish between FTTP
19 Oct 2014 22:13 5

A few minutes after midnight, on a dark and cold Monday morning NBN Co released their latest update to the NBN rollout map showing areas that are part of the Fibre to the Node deployment trial. This was a long awaited update speculated for a whole week before the map update. A full list of CSAMs... Continue reading...

Latest ABS data not transparent enough
07 Oct 2014 06:23 5

ABS revealed figures earlier today showing that an average household with an NBN internet connection downloads 61GB a month. Spokesperson for the ABS said: That is roughly the same as 620 feature length films being watched on a TV, or 310 feature length films watched on two TVs. However, the... Continue reading...

NBN Co denies existence of Melton pilot
08 Sep 2014 05:11 5

In a surprising first, NBN Co has publicly disputed an article by an Australian publication about its project. Unlike previous scenario where similarly incorrect information was simply acknowledged internally but no public response was made, the company released an “article” early this morning... Continue reading...

NBN Co's irrational love for PDF
28 Jul 2014 03:53 5

For a Government that criticised the former NBN Co management for not being transparent enough while in opposition, NBN Co is faring quite poorly to date under this new Government and new management… especially in the accessibility of information. We've seen improvements and streamlining of metrics... Continue reading...

NBN hearing, now less of a cat-fight
12 Jul 2014 06:00 5

The latest public hearing for the Select Senate Committee on the National Broadband Network convened in Canberra yesterday, and for the first time – the entire hearing seemed relatively productive and much less like a cat fight. If you remember at the last Senate Budget Estimates hearing, the NBN Co... Continue reading...

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