Internet speeds stories
Activ8me, nbn unveil unlimited data for remote Australians
Activ8me and nbn introduce budget-friendly unlimited data plans for rural Australians, starting at a mere £59 per month.
Maximizing fibre speed and reliability through advanced orchestration and assurance solutions
The demand for faster connectivity has led to the rise of fibre optics, but challenges remain. Here are the enablers for successful network transformation.
'Fastest ever' internet speed recorded in Australian research project
Have you ever wanted to download 1000 HD films in a single second? Maybe not, but according to a study from three universities in Australia, it’s now possible.
Global lockdowns put pressure on internet infrastructure
COVID lockdowns test global net; Monash team's 'Pressure Map' reveals strain on infrastructure.
Vodafone NZ launches new COVID-19 plans
Vodafone NZ introduces COVID-19 Care Plan, including data certainty, no disconnections or late fees, and support for remote learning.
Internet infrastructure strained as demand for servers surges 30%
Pandemic causes 30% surge in net use, strains servers.
DE-CIX breaks another data throughput record at Frankfurt exchange
DE-CIX breaks own record, hits 9TB/s data throughput at Frankfurt hub.
Chorus announces first Kiwi towns to receive HyperFibre
Queenstown leads with Chorus Hyperfibre launch, boasting up to 8Gbps symmetrical speeds.
MyIX announces significant growth over 10 year period
Malaysia Internet Exchange (MyIX) has seen its traffic peak point reach 412 Gbps in May 2019, a growth of 70 times over 10 years.
Australian broadband users opting for faster speed tiers, according to NBN
The company states that 70% of new orders on the nbn network are now based on wholesale speed tiers of 50 Mbps (download) or higher.
Vodafone shows improved average surf speeds in May
After noticing Vodafone delivered slower average speeds than other ISPs in April, TrueNet have announced a significant improvement in May results.
First schools sign up for N4L
More than 20 schools from around New Zealand have already signed agreements with Network for Learning (N4L) to connect to its managed network.
Phone and internet? Who needs them!
Brits and Kiwis at the mercy of sluggish phone and internet providers, sparking calls for better service in our tech-reliant world.
Google's ultra-fast broadband experiment
Imagine having broadband in your home offering speeds of up to 1Gbps (gigabit per second) – that’s what Google is planning to offer to up to half a million Americans in a trial programme to show what is possible with the right connectivity.
WHAT IS IT? A device that enables you to access WiMAX services in your home.