NBN Co starts Fibre to the Basement rollouts in Australia

NBN Co begins their roll out of Fibre-To-The-Basement services among Australian apartments located within Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra.

@smithymayo
Published Mon, Jan 19 2015 5:37 AM CST   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:10 PM CST

There has been some great news unleashed for Sydney, Melbourne and ACT apartment residents, with NBN Co confirming that they are beginning their fibre-to-the-basement (FTTB) roll-outs to approximately 6,000 Aussie apartments. Including 43 apartment blocks in total, these apartments will be the first to be connected to FTTB technology.

NBN Co starts Fibre to the Basement rollouts in Australia | TweakTown.com

The first 2,000 apartments will be ready for full operation in March, as claimed by NBN co, with the other 4,000 said to be ready by the end of June. With a targeted list of locations involved being the Sydney CBD, Balmain, Elizabeth Bay, Erskineville, Haymarket, Rushcutters Bay, Potts Point, Pyrmont, Randwick, Mascot, Alexandria, and St Leonards in New South Wales, TPG is also rolling out their own FTTB services to Pyrmont and the Sydney CBD.

As far is other locations are concerned, NBN Co is targeting Melbourne's Carlton, Keysborough and Brunswick, and also Civic in the ACT.

With the FTTB pilot involving 45 end-users located within Melbourne inner-city, the reported average peak download speeds were 90 Mbps and average upload speeds of 35 Mbps.

NEWS SOURCE:

I'm a competitive gamer and was an eSports employee. Recent changes have seen me hang up the mouse and move over to the technology world, covering all news for TweakTown, ranging from gaming news to opinion articles and the latest tech releases. Expect to see a few different articles on international eSports news and competitive game releases, as well as audio and mobile device content.

Newsletter Subscription

Related Tags

Newsletter Subscription
Latest News
View More News
Latest Reviews
View More Reviews
Latest Articles
View More Articles