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Topic # 50130 23-Nov-2009 15:59
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see adsl2+ from orcon have your guess here and maybe duncan will tell us all who's the closest guess

mine is somewhere into 2012 (probably shortly after the world ends LOL)




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  Reply # 277306 28-Nov-2009 21:24
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I dont think orcon and telstra are expanding their networks at the moment as telecom has ramped up the speed they are installing their adsl2+ cabinets. Something like 5 a day they are doing at the moment, or was it 25???




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  Reply # 277308 28-Nov-2009 21:27
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Oh also if you are in napier, you should already see ADSL2+ speeds. If you were on the orcon network directly, it wouldnt be much faster, as orcon would either put the adsl dslam at the exchange (like telecom have at the moment) or they would put it into a telecom cabinet (like telecom will be but its not there yet to be put into)

I am finding the dates on the telecom rollout maps are way out. Some people are finding they have been cabinetised 5 months before the telecomwholesale maps say they will be.




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  Reply # 277313 28-Nov-2009 21:54
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People still use bebo?

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  Reply # 277319 28-Nov-2009 22:04
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patznz: People still use bebo?


Is this relevant at all to the topic? Don't post if it's not going to be useful information in this thread.

I recommend visiting the chorus.co.nz website and view the spreadsheet which advises when cabinets will be migrated to ADSL2+.

I havent looked at the site since my local cabinet was upgraded. It may only specifically outline only a year ahead though.

Late last year, I checked the Telecom website which said that my local cabinet was scheduled to be upgraded in April 2009. I checked Chorus's website in November 2008 and it stated Jan 19 2009. On exactly that day, my cabinet was upgraded.






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  Reply # 281378 11-Dec-2009 02:43
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I was talking to a corus man up the road from my place the other day and he said the cabinet at the ens of my street should be up and running by the end of december.. So fingers crossed i'll see in the new year at 10x the sync rate i have at the moment (currently @ 839/1753kbps) lol time to reboot the modem




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  Reply # 281399 11-Dec-2009 07:45
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Yeah my cabinet said it was due to be upgraded feb next year, but it was done last month, I was stoked




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  Reply # 281407 11-Dec-2009 08:48
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Yeah my cabinet said it was due to


Some around here seemed very attached to their cabinets. :)

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  Reply # 281704 12-Dec-2009 09:04
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They are like big roadside boxes full of happiness and glee




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  Reply # 281713 12-Dec-2009 09:47
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My Exchange was Due in June this year, Now its ETA is September 2010

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boby55: My Exchange was Due in June this year, Now its ETA is September 2010


The chorus website has the lists of cabinets where they have had significant delays such as bad weather, council problems or anything else causing delays.




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