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2degrees leaves other tels in dust as 100GbE mes to town

2degrees leaves other tels in dust as 100GbE mes to town “This is fantastic for 2degrees customers, the enabling of our 100GbE interconnect into Southern Cross allows us access to uncontested capacity giving us the ability to provide more data, faster," says Mark Petrie, 2degrees chief fixed officer.Petrie says 2degrees has seen massive growth over 2016, and is doubling its capacity to cope with services from internet content providers like Netflix and Apple.

unt 'em up: More big names strike out at Sky-Vodafone merger

unt 'em up: More big names strike out at Sky-Vodafone merger The hits against the Vodafone-Sky merger just keep coming, with TVNZ, TUANZ and 2Degrees all making submissions against it in the last week.The submissions all boil down to the anti-competitive consequences both across content and networks.

2degrees' lips are sealed on rumoured Australian tel sale

2degrees' lips are sealed on rumoured Australian tel sale The Australian has recently reported that TPG is "on the brink" of buying 2degrees for up to $900 million.However, in attempts to put the rumours to bed, a spokesperson for 2degrees says this the company will make ‘no comment’ on the deal.

2degrees wants to bridge nnections for SuperGold Card holders

2degrees wants to bridge nnections for SuperGold Card holders Spread the word amongst your families - SuperGold Card holders signed up to 2degrees can now get up to $20 discounted off their Pay Monthly and home broadband plans.690,000 SuperGold Card holders can receive a $5 per month discount on Pay Monthly plans, or a $5 per month discount on home broadband plans.

2degrees targets ‘multi-device’ users with new fibre broadband offering

2degrees targets ‘multi-device’ users with new fibre broadband offering The Gigabit Speed Boost will bring up to 1Gbps down and 500Mbps upload when added to an Ultra-fast fibre plan.The company says that its Speed Boost is designed for high data users with multiple devices, not households with single computers.

2degrees gets network back on track for earthquake affected areas

2degrees gets network back on track for earthquake affected areas 5 magnitude earthquake that struck near Hamner Springs in the early hours of Monday morning has taken a massive toll on New Zealand.Since the initial quake, there have been two confirmed deaths, reportedly more than 20 injuries and more than 1400 aftershocks.

Govt gives tel industry props for restoration efforts following quakes

Govt gives tel industry props for restoration efforts following quakes In a statement, Communications Minister Amy Adams has thanked the industry for returning services close to pre-quake levels.As a consequence of the quakes, a key fibre backbone running along the Kaikoura coast was disrupted at multiple locations.

mplaints board throws out 2degrees carryover data mplaint

mplaints board throws out 2degrees carryover data mplaint An in-store poster advertisement contained, in large white type, that “Only 2degrees gives you Pay Monthly Carryover Data that doesn't disappear every month.However, the Complaints Board determined the advertisement was clearly referring to Pay Monthly plans and did not claim that 2degrees was the only company offering carryover data in all circumstances – only on Pay Monthly plans.

mmerce mmission delays final decision on Sky-Vodafone merger

mmerce mmission delays final decision on Sky-Vodafone merger Below are short extracts from Spark and 2degrees submissions.And the harm this creates is already evident in difficulties existing broadcasters and media companies are having in dealing with Sky," said the cross-submission from Spark.

Spark and 2degrees respond to Gisborne power outage

Spark and 2degrees respond to Gisborne power outage Due to a fatal plane crash and power outage in the Gisborne area, Spark has been keeping a close eye on its network in the region.However, there are five mobile cell-sites running on back-up battery power.

InternetNZ: Scrutiny essential on Vodafone-Sky merger

InternetNZ: Scrutiny essential on Vodafone-Sky merger The Commerce Commission is set to release its decision about whether or not the merger can go ahead on Thursday morning.Several telecommunications companies, including Spark and 2degrees have requested a 36-hour delay in the merger should the Commission approve the deal.

InternetNZ: Scrutiny essential on mm's Vodafone-Sky decision

InternetNZ: Scrutiny essential on mm's Vodafone-Sky decision The Commerce Commission is set to release its decision about whether or not the merger can go ahead on Thursday morning.Several telecommunications companies, including Spark and 2degrees have requested a 36-hour delay in the merger should the Commission approve the deal.

NO DEAL: Vodafone Sky merger no go

NO DEAL: Vodafone Sky merger no go The Commerce Commission has decline to grant clearance for the proposed merger of Vodafone New Zealand and Sky Network Television, in a much anticipated decision this morning.The merged Sky/Vodafone entity would have been controlled by Vodafone Group.

New smartphone brand launches in NZ, partners with 2degrees

New smartphone brand launches in NZ, partners with 2degrees The company brings with it the F1s, A39 and R9s smartphones to New Zealanders for the first time.“We’re excited to be launching our smartphones in New Zealand.

Week in review: The biggest stories that went down last week on NetGuide

Week in review: The biggest stories that went down last week on NetGuide So we thought we'd make it easy for you and pick out our highlights of the week in the land of consumer tech.It was a busy week for the NetGuide team – forget 4G, 4.

Power move alert: 2degrees introduces unlimited data

Power move alert: 2degrees introduces unlimited data Today the telecommunications company is launching the first ever unlimited mobile data plan in New Zealand.The plan includes unlimited mobile data, calling and text for the price of $129 per month.

Vodafone, Spark & 2degrees team up to boost rural ver

Vodafone, Spark & 2degrees team up to boost rural ver Telco giants Vodafone, Spark and 2degrees have announced a joint proposal to make solid improvements to infrastructure surrounding rural broadband and mobile.Together, the three providers have made a submission to the Government for the delivery of high speed broadband and mobile infrastructure using the Rural Broadband Initiative Extension (RBI2) and Mobile Black Spot Fund.

2degrees prevent awkwardness of having no mobile data

2degrees prevent awkwardness of having no mobile data Recent research from 2degrees shows that Kiwis are more dependent than ever on mobile data.The research, commissioned by 2degrees, shows that more than 70% of Kiwis don’t know how much mobile data they’re actually using when they browse the web or stream videos and music.

Forget data – 2degrees launches new offering that deals in time

Forget data – 2degrees launches new offering that deals in time It will come as no surprise to you that Kiwis are more dependent on data than ever before.A survey of Kiwis commissioned by 2degrees solidified this need for data, as people have found themselves in quite awkward situations if they’ve ever run out.

2degrees reports maiden profit

2degrees reports maiden profit The statements show how the company's continued investment in its mobile network has begun to show green, delivering revenue of $702.Total revenue grew as average customer revenues increased, while network costs reduced as we completed a mobile network extension programme.