The nitty gritty on an aerial NBN

Using optical fibre strung overhead with power lines would be faster and cheaper than replacing the old copper network, but it is also unlikely to stand the test of time.

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Recent reports in The Australian call for the National Broadband Network (NBN) rollout to be sped up by using optical fibre strung overhead with power lines, rather than replacing Telstra’s copper network underground.

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