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ComCom enhances broadband performance monitoring

ComCom enhances broadband performance monitoring

5G fixed wireless, Starlink and satellite, and rural WISP performance to be gauged.
Juha Saarinen Nov 29 2022, 6:27AM Service Providers
Chorus makes billion-dollar case for better rural broadband

Chorus makes billion-dollar case for better rural broadband

"Digital parity" with urban households and businesses
Juha Saarinen Nov 14 2022, 11:37AM Service Providers
Wireless ISPs welcome direct spectrum allocation

Wireless ISPs welcome direct spectrum allocation

Puts clear expectations around increased 5G coverage in regions.
Juha Saarinen Oct 22 2022, 11:09AM Service Providers
FiberSense adds further monitoring for NEXT subsea cable

FiberSense adds further monitoring for NEXT subsea cable

Covers over 450 km of new Southern Cross Cable link.
Juha Saarinen Sep 9 2022, 10:19AM Service Providers
Spark launches $350 million share buy-back after strong results

Spark launches $350 million share buy-back after strong results

Following $900 million TowerCo asset sale.
Juha Saarinen Aug 24 2022, 10:24AM Service Providers
Chorus posts solid FY22 results

Chorus posts solid FY22 results

To pay 35c per share dividend.
Juha Saarinen Aug 22 2022, 10:25AM Business
Spark made to refund 113,000 customers for unusable wire maintenance service

Spark made to refund 113,000 customers for unusable wire maintenance service

Collected $15.7 million over a six year period.
Juha Saarinen Aug 9 2022, 9:45PM Service Providers
Starlink median download speeds match NZ fixed broadband

Starlink median download speeds match NZ fixed broadband

SpaceX service fastest satellite provider in Oceania.
Juha Saarinen Jun 29 2022, 8:09AM Tech
Aussie broadband struggles to keep up with New Zealand offerings

Aussie broadband struggles to keep up with New Zealand offerings

ComCom and ACCC joint broadband report pits UFB against NBN.
Juha Saarinen Jun 1 2022, 11:38AM Business
Chorus shows off 25 gigabit per second retail fibre broadband

Chorus shows off 25 gigabit per second retail fibre broadband

Nokia supplied third-gen GPON hits overdrive.
Juha Saarinen May 28 2022, 11:44AM Service Providers
Chorus trials 'last gasp' outage tech for power line companies

Chorus trials 'last gasp' outage tech for power line companies

API-based service to launch this year.
Juha Saarinen May 24 2022, 7:55AM Service Providers
FibreX fine for Vodafone 'manifestly inadequate': ComCom

FibreX fine for Vodafone 'manifestly inadequate': ComCom

Regulator heads to High Court for appeal.
Juha Saarinen May 18 2022, 9:06AM Service Providers
BW Digital buy of Hawaiki Cable completed

BW Digital buy of Hawaiki Cable completed

New subsea connections on roadmap.
Juha Saarinen May 16 2022, 11:36AM Service Providers
Chorus appoints new caretaker for property portfolio

Chorus appoints new caretaker for property portfolio

Names Programmed to oversee its 2,600 sites.
Ben Moore Apr 1 2022, 12:54PM Business
Chorus hits financial stride as fibre gains steam

Chorus hits financial stride as fibre gains steam

The NZ telco infrastructure provider saw NZ$42m profit in the previous half-year.
Ben Moore Feb 22 2022, 3:10PM Business