Telstra signs Financial Heads of Agreement on NBN
Posted on 21-Jun-2010 10:59 News, Broadband
The transaction would see Telstra progressively migrate its voice and broadband traffic from its copper and cable networks to NBN Co’s network as it is rolled out. Telstra will continue to use its cable network to meet its pay TV contract with FOXTEL.
InternetNZ announces formation of New Zealand IPv6 Task Force
Posted on 16-Nov-2009 16:12 News, Broadband
New Zealand is poised to accelerate implementation of the next generation Internet protocol, IPv6, with the formation of the New Zealand IPv6 Task Force, aligned with the global IPv6 Forum. The work of the Task Force will be driven by impending exhaustion of existing IPv4 addressing and the associated risk and additional cost that this is expected to impose.
New Zealand government announces targets for rural broadband
Posted on 10-Sep-2009 11:11 News, Broadband
Taken together with the government’s $1.5 billion ultra-fast broadband investment initiative, the achievement of these rural targets will mean that 97% of New Zealand schools and 99.7% of New Zealand students will have access to broadband speeds of 100Mbps or greater.