0
Broadband

New Zealand passes half-way point in UFB network roll-out

Friday 20 November 2015 | 14:17 CET | News
More than 1 million New Zealanders can access fast broadband, according to the September 2015 quarterly report on the Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) roll-out by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. Almost 56 percent of the build is complete and more than 815,000 homes, schools and workplaces can now connect to UFB.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. 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
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

New Zealand govt to invest NZD 270 mln in UFB rollout

Published 31 Aug 2017 08:43 CET | New Zealand
The New Zealand Government has announced it will invest NZD 270 million to roll out Ultra-Fast Broadband to 190 more small towns. ...

NZ govt changes consent rules for UFB installations

Published 23 Feb 2016 18:27 CET | New Zealand
The New Zealand government has agreed to streamline consenting rules to help accelerate the installation of Ultra Fast Broadband ...

New Zealand SMEs not exploiting UFB opportunities - survey

Published 08 Nov 2015 20:59 CET | New Zealand
SMEs in Australia are yet to seize the ultra fast broadband (UFB) opportunities available to them, according to a survey ...

NZ govt announces new rural connectivity targets

Published 06 Oct 2015 14:55 CET | New Zealand
The New Zealand Government has announced a new rural connectivity target for areas outside the Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) ...

New Zealand passes 100,000 UFB connections milestone

Published 29 Jun 2015 12:48 CET | New Zealand
New Zealand Communications Minister Amy Adams has announced that the 100,000th user has signed up to the government's Ultra-Fast ...

Enable to add 33,000 lines to UFB network by July 2016

Published 11 Jun 2015 13:46 CET | New Zealand
New Zealand fibre network provider Enable has announced its network ultra-fiber broadband (UFB) deployment plans to mid-2016. The ...

New Zealand expands reach of UFB initiative

Published 18 Mar 2015 21:11 CET | New Zealand
The government of New Zealand has announced plans to expand the reach of the country's ultrafast broadband (UFB) programme. The ...





DSL grows to 19.2% of total TV market
Netherlands  |  2017Q3

Calendar   /   Industry Events

21 Jan PTC'18
22 Jan Netflix Q4 2017
22 Jan ALE Connex18
23 Jan Logitech fiscal Q3
23 Jan Texas Instruments Q4 2017
23 Jan Digi Q4 2017
23 Jan Verizon Q4 2017
23 Jan Com Hem Q4 2017
24 Jan Comcast Q4 2017
24 Jan TE Connectivity fiscal Q1
24 Jan AudioCodes Q4 2017
25 Jan Intel Q4 2017
25 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2017
25 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2017
25 Jan Rogers Q4 2017
25 Jan Sky fiscal Q2
25 Jan 8x8 fiscal Q3
25 Jan Microsemi fiscal Q1
26 Jan Telia Q4 2017
28 Jan Saudi International Exhibition for Internet of Things 2018
29 Jan Grameenphone Q4 2017
29 Jan Sohu Q4 2017
29 Jan EMEA CTO Telecoms Forum
::: More Calendar Items