0
Broadband

Enable launches 1Gbps fibre broadband in Christchurch

Friday 19 August 2016 | 08:58 CET | News
New Zealand operator Enable has launched a 1 Gbps wholesale residential fibre broadband service across its coverage area in Christchurch and surrounding towns. The new wholesale service also provides fast upload speeds of 500Mbps. Spark announced that it already has started testing gigabit connections over the Enable Ultra Fast Broadband (UFB) fibre network in Christchurch. Once the initial testing is complete, Spark intends to run a limited customer trial, commencing in a few weeks' time, to confirm that the high-speed connection delivers the anticipated speeds, ahead of a commercial release

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: Spark
Countries: New Zealand
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Fibre


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

2degrees expands free broadband project to 100 disadvantaged families

Published 23 May 2019 09:02 CET | New Zealand
New Zealand operator 2degrees has announced it is expanding its free broadband project for disadvantaged families across the ...

Vodafone New Zealand to launch gigabit broadband service

Published 07 Oct 2016 08:50 CET | New Zealand
Vodafone New Zealand announced that it will offer soon 1Gbps broadband services. These willbe available to Vodafone customers ...

Gigabit speeds extended to 220,000 North Islanders

Published 05 Oct 2016 11:10 CET | New Zealand
New Zealand's North Island local fibre companies, namely Ultrafast Fibre Limited and Northpower Fibre, have confirmed that their ...

Bigpipe to offer gigabit fibre connections

Published 15 Sep 2016 11:29 CET | New Zealand
New Zealand provider Bigpipe announced that it will begin offering unlimited gigabit fibre connections for NZD 129 a ...