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  • NBN revenue hits $1.4B

    NBN Co on Thursday reported a doubling of year-on-year revenue to $1.4 billion on the back of ‘solid progress’ on construction and activations during its third quarter ending 31 March.

    Written by Byron Connolly10 May 18 10:50
  • NBN launches ‘simulation labs’ for workers

    NBN will use network simulation labs to train more than 2000 field telecommunications workers on how to deploy, activate and maintain the national broadband network.

    Written by Byron Connolly23 March 18 11:25
  • NBN exceeds targets for FY2015

    NBN today announced it had exceeded its targets for FY2015 by doubling the number of serviceable premises, the number of active end users, and telecommunications revenue in the 12 months to 30 June 2015.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner24 Aug. 15 12:20
  • NBN Co to expand rollout by 550,000

    NBN Co will begin rolling out the National Broadband Network to an additional 550,000 homes and businesses from September 2016, the company said in its latest quarterly update.

    Written by Byron Connolly01 April 15 10:52
  • NBN Co launches fibre-to-the-building services

    NBN Co on Tuesday announced the rollout of fibre-to-the-building (FTTB) technology to 6,000 homes and businesses in Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner31 March 15 15:22
  • NSW, QLD suburbs in trial to speed up NBN rollout

    Four suburbs across Queensland and NSW have been chosen to take part in a trial designed to speed up the rollout of the NBN. The suburbs are Emu Plains in NSW; and Redcliffe, Slacks Creek, and Merrimac in QLD.

    Written by Byron Connolly12 March 15 15:06
  • Reassurances gained, Optus NBN talks continue

    Optus negotiations around a Telstra-style agreement with NBN Co and the government to migrate its Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) customers are expected to progress shortly, now that key legislation has passed the Senate.

    Written by James Hutchinson28 March 11 12:33