ISP / Internet Service Provider stories
Launtel secures deal to boost Australia's NBN resilience
Launtel secures a $5m Superloop contract for internet service enhancements, marking a significant expansion stride and a boost for Australia's NBN customers.
Private Internet Access launches split tunnel fix, Apple TV VPN
Private Internet Access enhances privacy-focused services with the introduction of a macOS split tunneling fix and an Apple TV VPN, both featuring dedicated IP options.
Feenix Communications to resell Radware solutions in NZ
Feenix Communications will resell Radware's cyber security solutions, bolstering NZ networks with top-tier protective measures.
Philippines' gov gets high-speed internet to Northern Luzon via satellite
DICT partners with Stellarsat Solutions and Kacific for high-speed internet across Northern Luzon, Philippines.
Superloop’s first TV ad campaign targets big league telcos
Superloop has launched a new brand campaign, Refresh Your Internet, marking its position as a genuine challenger brand in the Australian ISP market.
MyRepublic exits Australian market, sharpens business focus
Telecom operator MyRepublic is exiting the Australian market as it focuses on its broadband and mobile businesses in Singapore.
Stellar financial result after major strategic moves by Superloop
Superloop's revenue grew from $110.7m to $262.5m in FY22, driven by acquisitions and organic growth. Underlying EBITDA increased 37% to $25.4m.
Kacific launches mobile app for Gigstarter end-users
The new app will be available across 25 markets and Kacific says it will help ISPs and KADs value and understand their customers better.
ESET launches new range of solutions to partner with telcos and ISPs
The all-new ESET NetProtect will enable telcos and ISPs to offer consumers easy-to-use, installation-free protection against various online threats.
India’s largest IX operator surpasses 500 connected networks
DE-CIX India becomes fastest-growing interconnection platform with over 500 connected networks across the country.
Internet outages drastically increased during COVID-19 lockdowns, report finds
Global internet disruptions surged by 63% in March, with ISPs being hit hardest, according to ThousandEyes' 2020 Internet Performance Report.
Revealed: COVID-19's impact on internet disruptions
Global internet disruptions have surged by 63% during the COVID-19 pandemic, with ISPs particularly affected, according to a report by ThousandEyes.
DDoS attacks surge 542% amidst COVID-19 pandemic - report
DDoS attacks have soared during the COVID-19 pandemic, increasing by over 278% compared to last year, according to a report by Nexusguard.
Sky to become NZ’s next ISP
Sky NZ takes broadband plunge in fight to curb customer churn and rejuvenate market stance amidst sports rights losses.
ISPs pledge continued service as internet infrastructure feels the pressure
NZ ISPs boost networks as COVID-19 lockdown looms.
InternetNZ appeals to govt to ensure every Kiwi is connected during crisis
The most effective way to 'flatten the curve' is to ensure everyone has an internet connection, says InternetNZ.
Spirit eyes MSP market with $2.3 million acquisition
Spirit acquires Arinda IT for £1.9M, bolstering its MSP sector presence.
The dystopian future of the internet
Net neutrality, the principle that all information on the internet should be equally accessible, is under threat.
Canstar Blue’s SMB Internet Provider award winners are...
Nearly two-thirds of Kiwi small businesses say New Zealand is no good for them, according to a survey commissioned by Canstar Blue.
Trustpower selects Hawaiki as key connectivity partner
Trustpower inks major deal with Hawaiki Cable, bolstering NZ-US internet capacity.
Huawei commits data centre services to APAC ISPs
In addition to releasing a host of new products, Huawei has signed an MoU and publicly stated its data centre plans for the region.
NZ ISPs issue open letter to social media giants to discuss censorship
NZ telcos urge Facebook, Twitter, Google for talks on curbing violent content after Christchurch attack.
Updated: NZ ISPs block internet footage of Christchurch shootings
NZ ISPs block sites with attack footage, urge tighter content control.
Vocus & Vodafone unbundle NZ's fibre network
Vodafone and Vocus Group New Zealand have launched the country's first unbundled fibre connection, aiming to improve reliance and performance for customers.