Broadband News 2015 March 12

National Broadband Network names cable broadband trial sites In Queensland, Merrimac, Slacks Creek, and Redcliffe will trial NBN HFC broadband, along with the Western Sydney town of Emu Plains. NBN Co… Fast broadband lifts revenue growth for Europe’s cable operators Fast broadband lifts revenue growth for Europe’s cable operators … “Cable is growing because of broadband, the number of broadband…

Broadband News 2015 March 11

Research on Broadband and Digital Media Markets In Australia Report provides 148 statistical tables and 34 charts related to the broadband and digital media markets in Australia, as well as aspects of the related… Globe claims top spot in PHL broadband This compares with the 2.3 million broadband subscriber base of Smart Communications Inc., Sun Cellular’s 676,000 and Philippine Long…

Broadband News 2015 March 10

Branstad pushing for Iowa broadband funding to be reinstated South Slope Cooperative Communications has been a leader in providing broadband access to Eastern Iowa communities. Broadband prices collapse along with Idaho Education Network Under IEN, schools on average paid $81 per month for each megabit – a measure of how much information a network line can carry – of broadband…

Broadband News 2015 March 9

Bringing high-speed Internet to rural, unserved areas David Salway, director of the New York State Broadband Program Office, said in an interview with The Citizen that the goal of the program is to help … City of Hagerstown receives eight responses in regard to expanded broadband downtown The City of Hagerstown’s attempt to find companies interested in expanding broadband-fiber Internet…

Broadband News 2015 March 8

Broadband news updates on 8 March 2015 The Global Broadband Adoption Gap Needs Greater Attention The divergent paths of broadband adoption in Stockholm and New York highlight just how difficult getting local populations to move online can be. Loebsack Says Help from Companies Needed to improve broadband Congressman Dave Loebsack met with local elected and economic development officials in Knoxville…

Broadband News 2015 March 7

Dakota County pushes to expand broadband access Dakota County, which lags behind the rest of the metro area in broadband Internet access, is expanding its fiber network and trying to partner with … Italy’s €6bn broadband plan: Spread 100Mbps far and wide, fill in the rural notspots On Tuesday, the Italian government approved a plan to boost broadband connectivity in…