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Enable
Enable signs on new chief executive to lead company into the future
Johnathan Eele joins with more than 20 years’ communications industry experience in New Zealand and overseas, where he has held leadership roles spanning the wholesale, enterprise, government and consumer sectors.
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Hyperfibre
Enable set to launch Hyperfibre broadband in Christchurch CBD
Starting from next month, Hyperfibre will be available to businesses, schools, and residences within Moorhouse, Fitzgerald, Bealey, and Deans Avenues.
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Fibre
Christchurch's Enable chief exec to step down
Fuller has led the fibre network provider since its inception in 2007. He will step down between July and September in 2021. 
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Fibre
Enable urges Christchurch locals to switch to fibre broadband
“We don’t want to see the 30% of local people not yet on fibre broadband stuck in a crisis - not able to run their businesses, access school learning, connect with family and friends and be entertained at home.”
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Christchurch
Enable remains committed to Christchurch during lockdown
"We are a lifeline utility and essential service provider which means our business needs to remain open through this time to serve our community.”
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Fibre
Enable celebrates 100,000th connection as Rugby World Cup nears
Enable, Christchurch's fibre broadband provider, has now connected its 100,000th customer to its network, doubling the number of households and businesses connected to ultra-fast fibre broadband in less than two years.
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Enable
Enable and TUANZ partner to develop Canterbury’s future tech leaders
FLINT is a national leadership programme run by TUANZ that provides networking development opportunities for the next generation.
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Partner Programme
ServiceNow awards 'Gold' partner status to Enable
Enable is the first Australian strategic partner to reach the Gold status.
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Enable
Enable Professional Services wins big at ServiceNow global partner summit
​Enable Professional Services has been recognised by ServiceNow with an award for Global Services Partner excellence.
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Chorus
Fibre providers chime in on country's fastest broadband regions
Chorus’ latest survey of the top ten fastest services for broadband has ruffled feathers amongst three of the country’s local fibre companies.
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Fibre
Spark partners with Enable for 'street in a week' in Christchurch
Trials are taking place in parts of Avonhead, Riccarton, Burnside, Russley and Sockburn this week.
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Digital Transformation
YOU’RE INVITED: Enable 2016 – your guide to digital transformation
​Digital transformation. It’s certainly a hot phrase at the moment, and for good reason. Businesses that don’t embrace it risk being left behind.
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Fibre
Spark to test high speed Gigabit connections in Christchurch
“We know that data use in NZ is climbing, and gigabit fibre connections will be desirable for those not satisfied by the current fastest connections."
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Amy Adams
New 1 Gigabit fibre offering good news for NZ
“Faster speeds means people can use the internet in ways that were never possible before, creating more innovation and productivity."
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Amy Adams
Rolleston leading the pack in UFB adoption
“It’s a fitting accolade that New Zealand’s town of the future should be leading Ultra-Fast Broadband adoption."
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Enable
Christchurch's fibre love continues as rollout passes halfway
Enable has completed more than 50% of its fibre rollout across Christchurch, with families and small businesses among those taking up the offering.
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Wireless
5G to be a massive business enabler, if regulators allow it
“Fast 5G networks can become a powerful enabler for businesses, but only if regulators allow the frequencies to be used without steep licence fees."
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Partner Programme
How do you boost your channel sales?
A PRM application might decrease your channel resources and increase the data quality of your partner network.
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Enable sets ambitious Christchurch UFB roll-out targets
Enable has announced it plans to roll-out fast broadband to 33,000 more homes and businesses in the Christchurch area.
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Partner Programme
Kemp Technologies to build channel momentum in ANZ
“We look forward to him further cementing our relationships with existing partners and resellers as well as developing new relationships."
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Christchurch
Christchurch's love affair with fibre broadband continues
Christchurch businesses and consumers are jumping onboard with fibre broadband with uptake of 35% in some areas.
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University of Canterbury
Industry experts to discuss Christchurch's digital future
Christchurch is unique in the world, combining the rollout of Ultra-Fast Broadband with the rebuilding of the city following its devastating earthquakes.
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Fibre
Christchurch suburbs hot for fibre says Enable
Rolleston, Burnside and Addington are leading Christchurch's charge to fibre broadband.
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Fibre
Rangiora, Kaiapo now 'enabled'... joins fibre network
Rangiora and Kaiapoi are the latest towns to join the Enable fibre network, with the fibre broadband network operator expecting high uptake from both.