NBN News May-18

NBN News May- 18   As NBN continues to grow with nearly 6.6 million premises ready for connection the competitors are marching in.   The latest is the launch of the blisteringly fast 5G mobile network. This will take a decade to install but many may get an early entry   Telstra is adamant it … Read more

NBN news of competition model

Wireless internet service providers (WISPs). NBN news of competition models  WISPs is the new Buzz in country areas. They delivering fast speed internet to businesses and in some cases residential. What is a WISP? They offer faster bandwidths than available from the NBN and with a much more consistent connection. This is done by using fixed … Read more

NBN CO outage

NBN CO outage Over the past days, I have experienced several NBN co outage situations, some that could have been avoided.   What carriers fail on NBN Co It seems that a lot of carriers are faulting at different times and places. I who sing the praises of NBN had my first fault this week, … Read more

NBN news on social standing

NBN news on social standing I am an unashamed supporter of the NBN and as you troll my posts you will see my reasons. We had to have a broadband network that was capable of speeds to meet world standards. Having one such network instead of a myriad of smaller ones makes sense particularly when … Read more

NBN news April 2018

NBN and higher speeds your news update In prior posts, I have indicated a need to increase the average speed of all users on the NBN. They, NBN, would like to see an average download speed of over 50 Mbps to meet with the world standard target for developed nations. (OECD) Now halfway through their roll … Read more

NBN news April 18.

NBN news April 18. More on FTTC and more on speed. Uptake of faster NBN I have stated previously that the price perception of faster broadband would limit its growth. Currently nearly 80% if customers are happy with 25 Mbps or less. I am in this group but would consider a change if the incentive … Read more

Best business phone systems

Best business phone systems Best business phone systems is an interesting topic because of the rapid industry changes. For a long time, the industry was dominated by Panasonic, NEC, LG and maybe a couple of others. The system was designed to work on analogue lines and the calls carried via a dominant carrier. Telstra This … Read more

NBN news update

The press has been very quiet on any NBN news update of recent times. First of all, I guess there are better things to talk about. The recent release on NBN. NBN Co CEO Bill Morrow said: “At NBN we are pleased with the improvements seen from the additional work undertaken while sales have been … Read more

NBN a real mess

NBN a real mess The NBN network is not a mess, or even close to it. As Donald Trump would say “This is fake news” The NBN is well on its way to meeting or beating the subscriber numbers and returning a significant income to the Australian Government. Complaints on the NBN Certainly, there are … Read more

Does your NBN carrier make a difference

Does your NBN carrier make a difference Picking a carrier Here is a list of carriers on the NBN   Gee, a long list and which one to pick? Going back a bit NBN Co is purely a wholesaler of product and they have selected carriers to resell their product. A problem exists for many when the … Read more