The sale of spectrum has been completed with Optus and Telstra, TPG, the wholesale operator of the National Broadband Network, NBN Co, and Vodafone, all securing spectrum to be used to help them meet what they say is rising demand for mobile and fixed wireless broadband services. Telstra was the dominant buyer of spectrum, shelling out $72.5 million.
The Australian Communications and Media Authority has opened bidding in an auction to sell spectrum in bands that remain unallocated in the 1800 MHz band, and the 2 GHz, 2.3 GHz and 3.4 GHz bands.
Telstra is gradually closing in on the halfway mark in its rollout of 577 new base stations to eradicate mobile black spots across regional Australia.
Excellent reporting and journalistic integrity as usual Sam, thank you.The way this article was written is precisely what is needed[…]
Iphone pricing last year was idiotic i was interested but they priced themselves out of the market and held onto[…]
No kidding. All copper and wireless uses fibre. It is no brainer to remove that junk from the equation.
Where is The Australian government in this? It should be busting a gut to bring an Australian citizen home.
Marketing con. A single 5G tower is 4G. 5G is wireless fibre to the curb. We should hope not this[…]