Tag: NBN


NBN claims world record for long-range 5G mmWave transmission

January 14, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) is laying claim to the world record for long-range 5G transmission using millimeter wave spectrum during live testing at a proof-of-concept site near Mortlake, Victoria. With its partners — Ericsson, Qualcomm and Casa Systems — […]


A tiny experimental optical chip can support downloads of 1,000 movies in a split second

June 2, 2020

Via: Networkworld Software

An optical chip the size of a fingernail has enabled Australian researchers to set new optical data rate records on the country’s National Broadband Network (NBN). The raw data rate of 44.2Tbps over conventional optical cable is about three times […]


Telstra selects Ericsson as key 5G technology partner

October 24, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Australian operator Telstra said it has selected Ericsson as its key partner for the deployment of 5G technology. Telstra CEO Andrew Penn said the carrier is already rolling out 5G technology in its network, with the technology switched on for […]