19 September 2017 (Sydney): NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC) was named winner of the nbn Scaling Excellence Award at nbn’s Annual Supplier Conference for its outstanding contribution to the Fibre-to-the-Curb (FTTC) rollout. NetComm Wireless was recognised for its timely delivery of world first Distribution Point Units (DPUs) that facilitate the fast and economical rollout of nbn FTTC, which is scheduled for launch by mid-2018.
NetComm Wireless’ fit-for-purpose DPUs integrate network grade diagnostics, performance monitoring and remote management functionsto enable a seamless transition from the legacy copper network to the nbn. The highly scalable technology enables enhanced broadband performance through the extension of managed connectivity; and is powered remotely from the premises to optimise time and cost.
Ken Sheridan, NetComm Wireless CEO said: “NetComm Wireless and nbn have collaborated for many years in a fast-changing environment and it is a tremendous honour to receive this recognition for our efforts in getting the nbn FTTC DPU product up and running. Specially engineered for the precise needs of nbn, our DPUs will allow nbn to increase the speed of deployment and deliver an excellent customer experience sooner.”
Kat Stapleton, NBN EGM for procurement , said:
“The nbn supply conference is a terrific opportunity for us to collaborate, share and problem-solve together as an industry and to learn from one another.
“This year’s event was another successful conference and we were delighted with the participation and attendance from our key suppliers.
“We congratulate all the award winners, and in particular NetComm Wireless who were awarded the nbn 2017 Scaling Excellence award”.
NetComm Wireless and nbn will present a Next Generation Networks keynote at Broadband World Forum in Berlin on 26 October 2017.
About NetComm Wireless
NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC) is a leading developer of Fixed Wireless broadband, wireless M2M/Industrial IoT and Fibre and Cable to the distribution point (FTTdp / CTTdp) technologies that underpin an increasingly connected world. Our Listen. Innovate. Solve. methodology supports the unique requirements of leading telecommunications carriers, core network providers, system integrators, government and enterprise customers worldwide. For over 35 years, NetComm Wireless has engineered new generations of world first data communication products and is now a globally recognised communications technology innovator. Headquartered in Sydney (Australia), NetComm Wireless has offices in the US, Europe/UK, New Zealand and Japan. Visit: www.netcommwireless.com.
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