Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: Home ITAlmost one third of all new Australian homes are now including cabling systems in the construction process to better handle technologies like fibre broadband.
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Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: NetworkingISP iNet says it has connected more than 10,000 customers to fibre to the Home (FTTH) broadband across Australia, surpassing the total number of FTTH customers connected to the NBN.
Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: NetworkingThe NBN continues its relentless installation process, this week installing backbone fibre optic cable in the Canberra district of Gungahlin, and announcing that Tasmania will be “fully connected” by 2015.
Government funded National Broadband Network operator, NBN Co, has reiterated its plans to provide fibre broadband infrastructure in new estates to property developers going forward. New estates will be among the first to get fibre to homes, although what that means in terms of broadband bang for buck is still fuzzy.
Written by: Stuart Corner | Published in: MarketWith multiple players seeking to exploit the potential to service consumers in their homes via the increased bandwidth of the NBN the will need to collaborate and co-operate if the full potential of the 'connected home' is to be realised, says a report from the Australian Centre for Broadband Innovation (ACBI).
The National Broadband Network Company this morning released maps and timing details for the next stage of its fibre rollout in Tasmania, with the network construction to affect some 11,150 homes and business across the state over the next year.
The European Commission announced this week that it had met its goal of 100% European Union broadband coverage before the self-imposed end of the year deadline.
Pushing the needle all the way to 100 percent is satellite-based Internet access, which reached the 0.6 percent of homes that wired connections and mobile networks couldn't reach, the EC announced Thur
Written by: Stan Beer | Published in: PeopleIt is with great pleasure that we welcome our newest columnist Graeme Philipson into the iTWire fold. As anyone who has read anything about IT over the past 30 years would know, Graeme is one of the foremost IT commentators in Australia.
Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: TechnologyOne-third of the Australian economy faces imminent and substantial disruption by digital technologies and business models, according to a new report from consultancy Deloitte Australia.