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Coalition unveils long-awaited NBN policy

Coalition unveils long-awaited NBN policy

User pays for FTTP in a disappointing alternative to Labor's version.
By Allie Coyne Apr 10 2013, 10:13AM
Will you be getting NBN access by 2015?

Will you be getting NBN access by 2015?

NBN Co have released their 3 year roll out plan. Will you be getting access to high speed Internet?
By Vito Cassisi Mar 29 2012, 3:39PM
Let this not happen to the NBN

Let this not happen to the NBN

A report credits "vandals" with a cutting a Telstra fibre connection connecting Maitland and the Hunter Valley.
By William Maher Mar 20 2012, 2:13PM
Fibre vs HFC: Understanding the NBN technology debate

Fibre vs HFC: Understanding the NBN technology debate

With the NBN debate continuing to make headlines, arm yourself with this breakdown of Fibre, HFC, wireless and ADSL.
By Nathan Taylor Dec 15 2011, 5:07PM
Mac Thunderbolt ports support fibre

Mac Thunderbolt ports support fibre

Apple computers will support fibre optic version of Thunderbolt.
By Nicole Kobie Sep 28 2011, 8:49AM
Twisted light could boost fibre speeds

Twisted light could boost fibre speeds

Spiralling light within laser beams could improve fibre capacity.
By Stewart Mitchell Aug 29 2011, 9:58AM
Intel wants light back in Thunderbolt

Intel wants light back in Thunderbolt

Intel still intends to put the light back into its Light Peak interconnect - since renamed Thunderbolt.
By Nicole Kobie Feb 28 2011, 9:14AM
Internode gives Tasmanian Internet uses even more bragging rights

Internode gives Tasmanian Internet uses even more bragging rights

Broadband users on the small isle of Tasmania get upload speeds most of us can only dream about.
By Rosalyn Page Jan 6 2011, 10:41AM
Internode's NBN 'pilot' pricing under $30 a month for 15GB

Internode's NBN 'pilot' pricing under $30 a month for 15GB

Internode's latest NBN pricing deal could gives Tasmanians one of the most enticing broadband deals in Australia
By Daniel Long Jun 9 2010, 2:01PM
Study: More fibre, less retail cost, for rural NBN users

Study: More fibre, less retail cost, for rural NBN users

More rural Australians could receive fibre National Broadband Network (NBN) access and at a metropolitan price point, if the Government heeds recommendations made in the NBN Implementation Study released this week
By Liz Tay May 7 2010, 9:40AM
Fibre-optic networks putting data at risk

Fibre-optic networks putting data at risk

The perceived security of optical networking systems has been thrown into doubt by a new report from analyst firm IDC..
By Staff Writers Jul 30 2009, 8:03AM
Lighting-up Australia: Tasmanian fibre rollout like distribution of electricity 100 years ago

Lighting-up Australia: Tasmanian fibre rollout like distribution of electricity 100 years ago

Around 5,000 homes in Tasmania will be the first to experience 100Mbps Internet via the National Broadband Network - which government backers are likening to the electricity revolution.
By William Maher Jul 27 2009, 1:17PM
Rudd's New NBN: Five upsides, five downsides

Rudd's New NBN: Five upsides, five downsides

Kevin Rudd's announcement yesterday that, in effect, the winner of the NBN process was nobody was something of a jaw-dropping moment. Should broadband users be overjoyed by the NBN, or cautiously wary?
By Alex Kidman Apr 8 2009, 8:34AM
Billion brings out fibre modem, we admire their wishful thinking

Billion brings out fibre modem, we admire their wishful thinking

Full credit to Billion for thinking big with their 100Mbps fibre-capable BiPAC 7800N modem. Bad luck to everyone who can't get 100Mbps.
By William Maher Mar 17 2009, 5:06PM
Silicon photonics

Silicon photonics

More than just cool-sounding, silicon photonics is the future of computing. Ashton Mills sheds some light on the subject.
By Ashton Mills May 23 2007, 11:53AM
Asia leads in fibre broadband networks

Asia leads in fibre broadband networks

225 million subscribers to ultra-high speed internet expected.
By Simon Burns May 10 2007, 11:43AM
Fibre Channel to 'wipe the floor' with Ethernet/iSCSI

Fibre Channel to 'wipe the floor' with Ethernet/iSCSI

Storage networking technology a 'no brainer'.
By Robert Jaques Jan 31 2007, 11:39AM