Google Fiber Offers Free Gigabit Service

Offering Free broadband is the best way to accelerate deployment of broadband services in any country, but it wouldn’t viable for the service provider to run its business. Companies like Google Fiber can think of such services in selected communities. This week, Google Fiber announced free gigabit Internet service to residents of selected public housing projects that are connected to…

Fibrehoods Selects Melville

Fibrehoods has selected Melville as the next suburb for its aerial fiber optic services  to its subscribers. The company has already provided fiber broadband services to several Gauteng suburbs, including Craighall, Craighall Park, Dunkeld, and Atholl – with speeds of up to 100Mbps available.

Vietnam Announces Broadband Development Plan

Vietnam is planning for a leap in broadband deployment. The Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a program for the development of the country’s high speed telecoms infrastructure. Vietnam aims for a broadband penetration rate of 40 percent in the coming 4 years. The projects are scheduled to be completed by 2020. Vietnam Government realizes the fact that accelerating…