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UFB news stories - Page 2

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Cloud
Chorus and Crown Fibre rolling out UFB to 169 more areas around NZ
This means that over 200,000 homes and businesses will be able to access fibre.
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Internet
What to think about for UFB and your business
I keep hearing about new ultra-fast broadband services, what do I need to think about when upgrading my business? Find out more here.
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Startup
3 Dunedin-born startups take home $60,000 worth of GigStart funding
There were 23 other applications for the GigStart Fund in the fourth and final rounds.
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Cloud
Chorus upgrades more rural broadband cabinets around NZ
“There’s no question that access to better broadband makes a significant difference to the lives of New Zealanders."
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Amy Adams
NZ's UFB build on track - Waiheke now complete
“Nationwide, uptake has now reached around 30%, and the build is over 70% complete.
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Chorus
Kiwis 'another step' closer to better broadband with latest deal
“New Zealand is leading the world on its fibre roll out and fibre growth."
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Chorus
Downer bows out of fibre installations for Chorus
“Chorus, Visionstream and Downer are all committed to a smooth transition with the minimum of disruption for our technicians.”
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Kordia
North Island customers now 100GB ready
"We’re an agile and forward-thinking business so we like to stay one step ahead when it comes to meeting our customers’ needs."
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Chorus
Inside the Kiwi UFB experience: White Island Tours
“Fibre is going to enable White Island to grow, and with White Island growing our businesses will grow.”
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Ultra Fast Broadband
Kiwis now have access to game changing Gigabit UFB
"It’s the reliability and consistency of performance of the future-proofed technology as well,"
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Government
New Zealand Internet: The UFB problem the that the Govt doesn't want you to know about
Could NZ's lack of disparate fibre stifle business innovation for a long time to come?
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Cloud
UFB: We have a winner
The long wait is over. We’ve finally had the announcement on who will build and manage the bulk of the Government’s Ultra-fast Broadband network.
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Cloud
Fitch follows suit with Telecom downgrade rating
Credit ratings organisation Fitch is the second such organisation to downgrade Telecom in light of Chorus split announcement
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Cloud
InternetNZ: UFB pricing excellent
Chief Executive Vikram Kumar applauds the pricing but says that more information on data caps is needed.
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Cloud
Optic fibre delivery tenders open
Mini-trenching, micro-trenching, pipe insertion, aerial and directional drilling techniques being looked at.
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Cloud
Data caps to remain "for some time"
No end in sight for monthly data caps but things must change says ex-Telecom CTO, Dr. Murray Milner.
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Cloud
Enable pitches for home fibre deal
Christchurch company says it's submitted a comprehensive bid to the government.
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Cloud
Crown Fibre seeks refined proposals
UFB respondents asked to submit refined proposals following government changes to the plan.