Tag: basslink

Vandals break Basslink fibre cable 
Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Causes internet issues for Tasmanians.
Internode boosts intercap fibre links to 10 Gbps 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 9, 2011 | Comment Now 
Also takes more Basslink capacity.
AARNet increases Basslink capacity to 10 Gbps 
Basslink throws weight behind NBN Tasmania 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 2, 2010 | Comment Now 
Touts new POPs among expansion plans.
iiNet eyes long-term Basslink transit deal 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 22, 2010 | Comment Now 
Netspace capacity proves fit-for-purpose.
Tassie eyes fourth subsea internet cable 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 15, 2010 | Comment Now 
Fourth fibre link touted in 10-year plan.
Internode brings NakedExtreme to Tasmania 
Aug 12, 2009 | Comment Now 
Couldn’t do it without Basslink.
Primus inks capacity deal on Basslink 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Intends to expand number of Tasmanian DSLAMs.
Photos: Inside Basslink's undersea fibre converter station 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 23, 2009 | Comment Now 
First photos from the Loy Yang converter station and terrestrial fibre build.
Basslink lights up with commercial traffic 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Calls for second independent cable.
ISPs test Basslink cable 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 30, 2009 | Comment Now 
Plans and negotiations revealed.
Basslink confirms capacity switch-on by end of June 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 10, 2009 | Comment Now 
Customer activations on the Basslink submarine cable connecting Tasmania to the mainland could begin as early as in the next fortnight.
Macquarie calls for intervention on Basslink 
By Ry Crozier | May 27, 2009 | Comment Now 
Macquarie Telecom has asked the Government to step in and help fund a redundant link between the Victorian landing site for the Basslink cable and Melbourne.
Netspace enters Tassie ADSL2+ market without Basslink deal 
By Ry Crozier | May 20, 2009 | Comment Now 
Netspace has indicated that it may wait several months after Basslink launches before inking a capacity deal with them, despite taking the punt early by launching ADSL2+ ...
Basslink makes contact, preps June launch 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 27, 2009 | Comment Now 
Basslink Telecoms won't let the Government’s $250m backhaul blackspot scheme divert its focus from the go-live of its much anticipated Bass Strait cable in June.
Telstra under fire over response to Tassie outage 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 21, 2009 | Comment Now 
Internode has slammed Telstra’s technical response to a major outage on its Tasmanian wholesale cable overnight, which left the ISP's customers without service for 12 hours.
Internode to run Basslink backup on Telstra backhaul 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 1, 2009 | Comment Now 
Telstra could be an unlikely beneficiary of the Basslink cable after it emerged the new fibre operator will run out-of-band network management over a back-up network supplied ...
Internode to cut Tassie Telstra backhaul by 75 per cent 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 30, 2009 | Comment Now 
Internode will wind back the amount of Telstra backhaul it buys into Tasmania to around a quarter of current use after inking a three-year deal with Basslink today.
Basslink escapes Primus data centre blackout  
By Ry Crozier | Feb 4, 2009 | Comment Now 
Basslink Telecom is among a growing list of firms awaiting the cause of the Primus data centre blackout in Melbourne but said its own redundancy arrangements would shield it ...
Tassie Internode customers gifted their speed back 
Dec 3, 2008 | Comment Now 
Internode has given its Tassie ADSL customers an early Christmas present by announcing it will remove speed constraints it imposed on them in May and absorb the extra backhaul ...
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