WAN performance and optimisation

  • July 20, 2010 20 Jul'10

    Why the ACCC thinks carrier Ethernet is important

    The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has indicated it may include Ethernet services in its list of Domestic Transmission Capacity Services. Richard Chirgwin analyses the implications of the move.

  • July 05, 2010 05 Jul'10

    Australian naked DSL guide

    Naked DSL can be a useful and cheap way to connect a remote office or provide a backup WAN. Richard Chirgwin surveys the market to explain your options.

  • June 21, 2010 21 Jun'10

    Using 3G as a backup WAN

    3G data services are often advanced as a cheap way to provide a disaster recovery service for your WAN. But experts say you need to do more than just cut from one link to another to create a functional connection.

  • June 20, 2010 20 Jun'10

    Telstra/NBN FAQ

    Richard Chirgwin analyses the proposed deal between the federal government and Telstra, explaining how it will work, what it will mean for your broadband connection and the impact on competition.

  • May 12, 2010 12 May'10

    Peering moves down to the Ethernet layer

    Richard Chirgwin explains Internet peering and how it is changing to use more of the IP stack.