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  # 1810024 1-Jul-2017 11:48
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Another vote for Voyager here, I have fibre with them.
I agree with the other comments - don't cancel cable until fibre is up and running. Better to have some overlap than no service at all.

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  # 1810070 1-Jul-2017 14:04
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Is that the same Voyager that was around decades ago?




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  # 1810078 1-Jul-2017 14:23
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MikeB4: Is that the same Voyager that was around decades ago?

 

No, seeby started it once his restraint of trade on the offloading of orcon ran out. I think he kept the brand as part of the sale or something.





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  # 1810129 1-Jul-2017 16:38
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Oh I thought it was the same just under new ownership! What happened to the old Voyager?
Actually is Globe Net still around?



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  # 1812921 4-Jul-2017 22:08
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My fibre order is placed with Chorus, and the consents are already sorted from before. Sounding like things will be quick there.

 

However, I want to say that this connection has actually been performing surprisingly well these past few days. I'm getting ~40-45 MB/s on Steam as I type this, and I've been getting generally better download speeds to quite a few things. I'm still comfortably behind my friends on pure fibre, but for the price difference between the connections, I honestly can't complain.






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  # 1813034 5-Jul-2017 08:29
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My connection has been terrible this morning, lots of drop outs and speed down into the mid 20mbps.




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  # 1813038 5-Jul-2017 08:45
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Apologies for the micro outages, the engineers have been looking into it and it's not a physical fault but rather connected to DHCP. Still working on it.





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  # 1813126 5-Jul-2017 11:18
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MikeHales:

 

Apologies for the micro outages, the engineers have been looking into it and it's not a physical fault but rather connected to DHCP. Still working on it.

 

 

 

 

Been happening for a long time now!!!


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  # 1813130 5-Jul-2017 11:30
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Pumpedd:

 

MikeHales:

 

Apologies for the micro outages, the engineers have been looking into it and it's not a physical fault but rather connected to DHCP. Still working on it.

 

 

 

 

Been happening for a long time now!!!

 

 

Yeah I'm noticing them more now.





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  # 1814123 6-Jul-2017 20:23
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Connection is behaving a lot better today, no drop outs and speed very good. I have made no further adjustments my end so something may have been fixed, Fingers crossed.





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  # 1814166 6-Jul-2017 21:51
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MikeB4:

 

Connection is behaving a lot better today, no drop outs and speed very good. I have made no further adjustments my end so something may have been fixed, Fingers crossed.

 

 

Are you on a static IP?





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  # 1814172 6-Jul-2017 22:05
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antoniosk:

MikeB4:


Connection is behaving a lot better today, no drop outs and speed very good. I have made no further adjustments my end so something may have been fixed, Fingers crossed.



Are you on a static IP?



No I am not




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antoniosk:

 

MikeB4:

 

Connection is behaving a lot better today, no drop outs and speed very good. I have made no further adjustments my end so something may have been fixed, Fingers crossed.

 

 

Are you on a static IP?

 

 

it was my understanding that all the static IP's are DHCP anyway.





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  # 1814195 6-Jul-2017 22:30
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kharris:

 

it was my understanding that all the static IP's are DHCP anyway.

 

 

That's correct. I'm on a static IP, but it's really just DHCP with the IP address reserved.






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  # 1814198 6-Jul-2017 22:39
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kharris:

 

it was my understanding that all the static IP's are DHCP anyway.

 

 

That's correct. I'm on a static IP, but it's really just DHCP with the IP address reserved.

 

 

so if the micro outages are dhcp related then it's possible everyone is getting them





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