Telstra commissioned an independent Productivity Study which concludes that the benfit of faster mobile broadband could add .7% gains to the Aussie GDP.
To support the Telstra upgrade, Sierra Wireless has released a PCI Mini Express card and a USB Modem
This is actually good news for us in New Zealand as Telstra operate at the same frequency as Telecom. So hopefully we will see some 21Mbps product here soon.
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Comment by bbman, on 17-Feb-2009 16:13
Woohoo, this bodes extremely well for Telecoms w850 and eventually Vodafone 900/2100 UMTS network.
HSPA + is certainly going to change some things here soon enough.
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