0
Broadband

Telstra achieves 90/30 Mbps in FTTB trial

Wednesday 9 April 2014 | 00:29 CET | News
Telstra has achieved peak download speeds of 90 Mbps in its fibre-to-the-building (FTTB) trial in Melbourne with NBN Co. Upload speeds reached 30 Mbps. The trial, which uses existing in-building copper connections, will be completed at the end of this month and has been a big success for Telstra, ZDNet writes citing Telstra's group executive of regulatory affairs, Tony Warren. He said at the CommsDay Summit that the results indicated that NBN Co is well placed to offer FTTB, layer 2 wholesale services.

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: NBN Co / Telstra
Countries: Australia
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Fibre


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a 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

NBN Co commercially launches FTTB technology

Published 31 Mar 2015 09:01 CET | Australia
NBN Co, the Australian company rolling out the National Broadband Network, has commercially launched Fibre to the Building (FTTB) ...

Telstra achieves 450Mbps with LTE-A Carrier Aggregation

Published 15 May 2014 10:08 CET | Australia
Australian carrier Telstra has demonstrated live network speeds of 450Mbps using LTE Advanced Carrier Aggregation across a trial ...

NBN Co's nine-month revenues rise to AUD 69.8 mln

Published 16 Apr 2014 03:42 CET | Australia
The Australian company rolling-out the National Broadband Network, NBN Co, reported an operating loss of AUD 1.12 billion for the ...

NBN Co to bring forward NBN deployments in inner cities

Published 16 Apr 2014 00:41 CET | Australia
NBN Co, the Australian company rolling out the National Broadband Network, aims to bring forward the deployment of wholesale ...

NBN Co payments to Telstra to total AUD 98 bln - report

Published 14 Apr 2014 04:17 CET | Australia
The Australian company rolling out the National Broadband Network, NBN Co, could be liable to pay AUD 98 billion to Telstra over ...

Telstra offers relief packages for Queensland customers

Published 14 Apr 2014 04:05 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications operator Telstra has released an assistance package for customers in Far North Queensland who have ...

NBN Co switches on fixed-wireless network around Dubbo

Published 11 Apr 2014 03:17 CET | Australia
The Australian company rolling out the National Broadband Network, NBN Co, has made the fixed-wireless broadband service ...

Australia issues fresh Statement of Expectations to NBN Co

Published 10 Apr 2014 01:01 CET | Australia
The Australian government has issued an updated Statement of Expectations to NBN Co, the company rolling out the National ...

Senate report slams NBN review

Published 27 Mar 2014 01:01 CET | Australia
An Australian parliamentary committee that is investigating the National Broadband Network has split. An interim report tabled by ...

TPG seeks to end NBN Co monopoly

Published 18 Mar 2014 23:25 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications company TPG Telecom asked the government to allow it to compete against NBN Co in competitive ...

NBN Co, ISPs begin FTTB trial in Melbourne

Published 12 Mar 2014 00:15 CET | Australia
The Australian company rolling out the National Broadband Network, NBN Co, has connected several high-rise apartment buildings in ...

Telstra trials fibre-to-the-basement networks

Published 28 Feb 2014 02:12 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications provider Telstra has been testing fibre-to-the-basement networks, which could compete against the ...

Optus mulls fibre rollout to apartment buildings

Published 19 Dec 2013 02:52 CET | Australia
Australian communications provider Optus is exploring a fibre rollout to apartment buildings. The fibre-to-the-basement plan ...

Initial fibre-to-the-basement trials hit 108 Mbps speeds

Published 16 Dec 2013 02:11 CET | Australia
The initial fibre-to-the-basement trials in Australia have delivered top download speeds of 108 Mbps and upload speeds of 48 ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

10 May Ceva Q1 2021
10 May Weibo Q1 2021
10 May Boingo Wireless Q1 2021
10 May Synchronoss Q1
10 May NortonLifeLock fiscal Q4, investors day
10 May 8x8 fiscal Q4 results
11 May Magyar Telekom Q1 2021
11 May Radcom Q1 2021
11 May Vizio Q1 2021
11 May Sonim Q1 2021
11 May Telefonica Brasil Q1 2021
11 May Allot Q1 2021
11 May Softbank FY results
11 May United Internet Q1 2021
11 May Lattice Semiconductor investor day
11 May Small Cells World Summit
12 May Airtel Africa Q1 2021
12 May Mediaset Q1 2021
12 May NEC FY results
12 May Telefonica Deutschland Q1 2021
12 May Deutsche Telekom Q1 2021
12 May Bredband2 Q1 2021
12 May Syn Q1 results 2021
12 May OTE Q1 2021
12 May Lumentum fiscal Q3
13 May Inwit Q1 2021
13 May Telefonica Q1 2021
13 May Poly fiscal Q4
13 May Alibaba Group Q1
13 May DZS investors day
::: More Calendar Items