The National Broadband Network (NBN) is Australia's wholesale, open-access, fibre-to-the-somewhere data network. Controversial from the moment of its inception, the NBN always manages to generate interesting debate on the future of communications.

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TPG is still king of NBN speed report

TPG is still king of NBN speed report

TPG still delivers on its download speed promises the most often, while Exetel won on upload speeds, Telstra on latency, and Optus on the highest number of daily outages, according to the fifth ACCC report.

May 6, 2019 by

ACMA completes NBN migration rules

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has introduced its final rules for the transition of consumers onto the NBN, including the requirements for line tests and copper speed tests. Read more: https://zd.net/2JOAKYh

July 24, 2018

NBN introduces virtual access to POIs

NBN has launched a virtual network-network interface product allowing retail service providers to access all 121 points of interconnect without needing to physically connect. Read more: https://zd.net/2MPwk5A

July 8, 2018

NBN complaints to the TIO rise 204 percent

Consumer complaints to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) about the National Broadband Network (NBN) have risen by 204 percent year on year to 22,827 for the first half of the year. Read more: https://zd.net/2Hqv75G

April 19, 2018

NBN launching new wholesale pricing next month

Australia's National Broadband Network (NBN) is attempting to push speeds, with its new wholesale pricing options launching next month after several months of consulting with industry. Read more: https://zd.net/2IZjobv

April 16, 2018

NBN CEO rules out using 5G to become a mobile player

Speaking to Senate Estimates on Tuesday, NBN's soon-to-depart CEO Bill Morrow said the company has no plans, nor any strategic discussions, to offer a mobile service off the back of its 5G spectrum holdings. Read more: https://zd.net/2Hae4oc

April 11, 2018

NBN CEO to leave by end of year

Bill Morrow announced that he will be stepping down from his role by the end of the year after serving as CEO at the company for almost five years. Read more: https://zd.net/2ItBDpd

April 5, 2018

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