ITM in the News
Senior analyst at Informa Telecoms and Media, Tony Brown, said NBN Co’s wholesale charging model was still a concern for telcos and some were hoping NBN Co might change it under the new government. He expects the 1 Gbps service would be a ‘‘niche service’’ marketed to commercial customers, with only a handful of residential… Read more
None of the NBN rollout targets – on either side of politics – look achievable, says analyst Tony Brown. NBN Co Executive Chairman Ziggy Switkowski admitted last week that it would be a “very, very demanding” task for the company to meet Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s aim of delivering 25 megabits per second via fibre-to-the-node… Read more
The volume of mobile messaging apps, or the so-called over-the-top (OTT) messaging traffic, is forecast to be twice that of person to person, or P2P SMS, messaging by the end of 2013, according to a 23 April report by Informa Telecoms and Media.