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Mangata & Microsoft unite to advance AI cloud via satellite
Mangata Networks joins forces with Microsoft to develop AI-enabled edge cloud platform using advanced satellite technology.
Virgin Media O2's 4G & 5G upgrades to boost rural connectivity
Virgin Media O2 improves 4G and 5G coverage in rural Britain, aiming to boost local economy this festive season.
Victorian Government partners with Swoop for the Connecting Victoria program
Victoria's Government collaborates with Swoop for a £295m programme to improve internet access for regional towns.
Why DAS is essential to better in-building mobile coverage
Fortunately, extensive indoor mobile coverage is possible in any building with a well-designed DAS (Distributed Antenna System).
Verizon Executive Joins Quantum-Secure Encryption Company
Ken Dixon, CEO of Tillman FiberCo LLC, joins Qrypt as an advisor. Qrypt offers quantum-secure encryption solutions for telecommunications.
Kacific launches emergency connectivity offering, CommsBox
Kacific has announced the release of a new emergency connectivity offering designed to rapidly provide broadband service in emergency or disaster zones.
Kacific launches service to combat enterprise power outages
Kacific Broadband Satellites Group has launched Enterprise Backup, a new service intended to protect organisations against frequent power outages.
Asia home to half of the world's internet users
Half the world's internet users are in Asia, driven by mobile access & COVID-19 lockdowns.
Heficed offers infrastructure support frontline R&D on COVID-19
Heficed is offering its cloud hosting, data storage and processing, and internet connections free of charge to organizations committed to fighting the virus.
High-speed fibre now makes up half of fixed Internet in nine OECD countries
Overall, fibre broadband connections have increased 3% from 24% to 27% in the space of one year, indicating that it is still a slow process for many countries.
Revealed: The countries with the worst internet freedom
Turkmenistan tops the list for the world's worst internet censorship, says Tech.co report.
Bluebird Network completes fiber expansion in Jefferson City
luebird Network chose to build the 26-mile-long fiber network completely underground to protect it from natural disasters.
Hawaiki Cable extends connectivity deal with REANNZ
REANNZ bolsters network via Hawaiki Cable deal, enhancing Pacific research links and connectivity.
Grandstream adds two new Wi-Fi access points to GWN range
Grandstream expands Wi-Fi solutions with new long-range and integrated switch APs.
Don't just blame the kids: Parents spend too much time online as well
Parents trust kids online, yet 70% admit own excessive use.
InternetNZ begins quest to replace .nz registry
This is an important project that will improve New Zealand’s domain name system - reinforcing its reliability and security.
Chorus CEO to resign after successful company transformation
Chorus CEO Kate McKenzie to return to Australia after leading the firm to a $53M profit.
Vertel partners with Virtutel to resell NBN Enterprise Ethernet
Vertel and Virtutel partner to offer high-speed internet across regional Australia, boosting smart city potential.
Nova Energy & Plume launch family-friendly WiFi controls
Nova Energy and Plume offer Kiwis new WiFi with smart parental controls.
The online content that gives Kiwis concern
InternetNZ has released a report that shows the things we are worried about, and where we might be going wrong.
Why many Kiwis are still sceptical about the digital age
92% of New Zealanders worry about children accessing inappropriate internet content, according to research by InternetNZ.
InternetNZ welcomes Govt's 99.8% broadband coverage plan
NZ broadband reaches 99.8% with rural & mobile boost.
NBN Co rolls out 'optimised' wholesale business bundles for ISPs
NBN Co unveils discounted business nbn in bid to boost Aussie enterprise uptake.
ComCom seeks 3000 volunteers for broadband performance testing
The Commerce Commission wants to rally 3000 volunteers to help make New Zealand’s broadband better for everyone.