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Broadband News

Thursday, 17 January 2019

Telstra's new service to skirt trouble on intra-Asia subsea routes

Telstra is set to offer a new service on intra-Asia subsea routes that it says can redirect customer traffic around trouble in less than half an hour.

Source: iTnews Australia

New Telstra service can rapidly reroute around subsea cable outages

Telstra says that a new ‘continuous connection’ service it is offering on its subsea cable network means that it can swiftly reroute traffic and mitigate the impact of outages in minutes.

Source: Computerworld

Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Busy hour speeds for NBN fixed wireless 'likely to mislead'

Speeds on NBN Co’s fixed wireless network are “extremely variable” and therefore not conducive to being measured and reported on in the same manner as fixed-line services, an internet industry body says.

Source: iTnews Australia

Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Telstra grows Asia-US capacity with subsea cable investments

​Telstra has made two new significant investments into subsea cable infrastructure in order to boost connectivity between Asia and the United States.

Source: ARN

Telstra boosts capacity to subsea cable network

Australia’s largest telco Telstra has added substantial capacity to its subsea cable infrastructure with its first large capacity purchase on the new-generation New Cross Pacific (NCP) cable, and a further investment in the Faster cable.

Source: iTWire

NBN Co eyes faster time to market with programmable network push

NBN Co announced today that it had become the first Australian commercial network operator to join the Open Networking Foundation.

Source: ARN

NBN Co joins Open Networking Foundation

NBN Co has announced it will join the Open Networking Foundation (ONF), a decision that should be both welcomed and feared by the organisation’s detractors – and worry the networking industry.

Source: iTnews Australia

Everything Coming To Australian Netflix This Week

Here is your Netflix binge-list for the week, fresh from the Australian servers! This week's noteworthy additions include season 2 of Marvel's The Punisher, the action thriller Close, a new episode of Star Trek: Discovery, kids' animated series Carmen Sandiego and heaps more! Read on for everything coming to the service for the week of January 14 through to January 21. More »     

Source: Gizmodo