NBN Buzz

The NBN makeover

While NBN Co's new boss Bill Morrow is wasting little time in stamping his authority, the toxic politics of the NBN continues to bubble under the surface.

Our resources sector needs real-time communications now

The NBN is rarely out of the news but the issue of filling in mobile broadband black spots and its impact on the resources sector needs more attention.

NBN Co cops a serve from the Competitive Carrier’s Coalition

Telco group labels NBN Co’s call for watered down level playing field rules disappointing and unnecessary.

AT&T takes the fibre fight to Google

US telco giant keen to lift the stakes in the ultra-fast broadband war against Google and other cable companies.

NBN Co's plan to take on its rivals

NBN would compete with rival private operators head-on under radical proposals to bolster project's business case.

NBN Co puts blowtorch on TPG

NBN Co prepares evidence to report TPG Telecom to the competition regulator.

NBN Co posts operating loss of $1.18bn

NBN Co senior management reinforces the need to get the network to end users as efficiently as possible.

NBN FTTN trial delivers raw 105/45 Mbps speeds

NBN Co boss Bill Morrow says the results demonstrate the viability of using copper to deliver high-speed broadband across Australia.

Turning up the heat on TPG

NBN Co has signalled its intention to do whatever it takes to keep the likes of TPG at bay, but the tough talk needs to be backed up by resolute action.

No cuts to FTTP portion of the NBN: NBN Co

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Company refutes reports that the FTTP footprint of the network has been scaled back.

NBN Co responds to TPG threat

NBN Co brings forward its rollout of the NBN to apartments and office buildings, with some premises to be connected by the middle of next year.

NBN ready for TPG challenge

Bill Morrow to announce new strategy in attempt to push TPG to one side: report.

NBN Co cuts FTTP footprint: report

Fibre-to-the-premises deployment reduced from 24 per cent to 20 per cent, with 400,000 premises to miss out.

TPG unveils official NBN plans

Telco offers unlimited data for services on NBN Co's network, as pressure mounts on the Coalition to respond to its fibre-to-the-basement ambitions.

Telstra's NBN payday could be worth $100 billion

Telco reportedly stands to gain $98.2 billion from NBN Co over the next 55 years.

NBN Co's outgoing CTO stands by his team

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Gary McLaren says leaving the organisation before seeing the completion of the Long Term Satellite program will be his greatest regret.

Gary McLaren's NBN Co departure letter

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Full republication of outgoing CTO Gary McLaren's email, outlining his achievements and regrets at NBN Co.

NBN Co rides into the unknown

NBN Co has been given the guidance to get on with it but there's no guarantee that consumers are going to get better broadband anytime soon.

Three strikes and out for NBN managers

Bill Morrow needs to move swiftly and decisively to re-make the NBN Co and given the sheer number of issues he has to deal with, the latest round of blood-letting may not be the last.

Senior executives leave NBN Co

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NBN Co’s chief financial officer, Robin Payne, the head of corporate and commercial affairs, Kevin Brown, and chief technology officer Gary McLaren are all leaving the company.